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Should I remove VAIO Original Function Setting?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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Global Rank #7,547
United States Rank #5,542
Reach 0.0552%


VersionDistribution 0.18% 14.90% 11.32% 26.22% 4.14% 17.02% 11.22% 0.18% 14.81%

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VAIO Original Function Setting

What is VAIO Original Function Setting?  (from Sony)

VAIO Media is software that enables the delivery and viewing of content (music, photos, videos and TV) among devices connected to a home network. VAIO Original Function Setting is responsible for monitoring the folders which contain media content. You only need to run this if you use VAIO Media.


VAIO Original Function Setting is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named settingwizard.exe. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 5.26 MB (5,510,267 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 63% of users of VAIO Original Function Setting come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Original Function Setting
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A63E7492-A0BC-4BB9-89A7-352965222380}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 5.26 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Original Function Setting

Program executable:settingwizard.exe
Name:VAIO Original Function Setting
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Original Function Setting\settingwizard.exe
Additional files:
  • MisogiJudgement.dll - VAIO Original Function Setting
  • settingwizard.dll
  • settingwizardcontrol.dll
  • settingwizardmain.exe
  • settingwizardsetup.exe
  • VAIOServiceSetting.dll
  • ResourceReader.dll
  • VcmWrapper.dll - SengkuVcmWrapper
  • Interop.SonyVzFw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SonyVzFw'.

How do I remove VAIO Original Function Setting?

You can uninstall VAIO Original Function Setting 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 Original Function Setting, 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 Original Function Setting.

Win Vista (SP2) 69%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 83.03%
Windows 7 15.23%
Windows 10 1.65%
Windows XP 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 74.56%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.41%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.85%
Windows Vista Business 3.91%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.05%
Windows Vista Home Basic 2.05%

Distribution by countryGeography

63.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 63.18%
  United Kingdom 4.78%
  Canada 4.23%
  Germany 3.21%
  Mexico 2.25%
  France 1.91%
  Iran 1.78%
  Italy 1.57%
  Japan 1.50%
  India 1.09%
  Spain 1.09%
  Brazil 0.82%
  Belgium 0.75%
  Netherlands 0.68%

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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