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What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,309
United States Rank #5,866
Reach 0.0578%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.93 days
381.43 days >
Average installed length: 200.41 days


VersionDistribution 71.03% 16.33% 12.64%

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VAIO MusicBox Sample Music

What is VAIO MusicBox Sample Music?  (from Sony)

Maximise your listening pleasure with VAIO MusicBox. More than just another application for digital music players, this smart software automatically organises your VAIO music collection and plays songs to match your mood. Select from one of 24 Music Channels according to feeling or atmosphere and discover how VAIO Musi...  Read more


VAIO MusicBox Sample Music is a program developed by Sony. It is bundled and preinstalled with various Sony computers. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The setup package is about 90.4 MB (94,787,156 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 58% of users of VAIO MusicBox Sample Music come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Users\Public\Music\VAIO Sample Music
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{98FC7A64-774B-49B5-B046-4B4EBC053FA9}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 90.4 MB
Language: English

How do I remove VAIO MusicBox Sample Music?

You can uninstall VAIO MusicBox Sample Music from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program VAIO MusicBox Sample Music, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove VAIO MusicBox Sample Music.

Win Vista (SP2) 66%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 77.85%
Windows 7 19.79%
Windows 10 2.28%
Windows XP 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 69.31%
Windows 7 Home Premium 14.81%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.46%
Windows Vista Business 3.30%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.68%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

57.61% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 57.61%
  United Kingdom 5.84%
  Germany 4.96%
  Canada 4.55%
  Japan 2.72%
  Mexico 2.38%
  Italy 2.04%
  France 1.77%
  Spain 1.63%
  Netherlands 1.56%
  Iran 1.49%
  Brazil 1.15%
  Belgium 1.09%
  India 0.95%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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