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Should I remove VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,481
United States Rank #18,748
Reach 0.0688%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.59 days
223.87 days >
Average installed length: 117.62 days


VersionDistribution 10.03% 1.25% 88.72%

Typically installed together

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VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story

What is VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story?  (from Sony)

Do it all with PMB (Picture Motion Browser) VAIO Edition. This great new software makes it easier than ever to manage photos and movies, offering fantastic features for smoother handling of multimedia content. From organising and sharing to movie creation and image enhancement*, PMB VAIO Edition is outstanding software...  Read more


VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story 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 PbeMovieRender.exe. The setup package generally installs about 42 files and is usually about 27.44 MB (28,770,565 bytes). The installed file VAIOUpdate.dll is the auto-update component of the program which is designed to check for software updates and notify and apply them when new versions are discovered. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 7. While about 11% of users of VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in Germany and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Creations\VAIO Movie Story\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B25563A0-41F4-4A81-A6C1-6DBC0911B1F3}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 27.44 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story

Program executable:PbeMovieRender.exe
Name:VAIO Movie Story
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Creations\VAIO Movie Story\PbeMovieRender.exe
Additional files:
  • VAIOUpdate.dll - VAIOUpdate Dynamic Link Library (VAIOUpda Dynamic Link Library)
  • CommonUtility.dll - VAIO Movie Story (CommonUtility)
  • DataSource.dll - DataSource
  • DefSdkAudioEffectVolume.dll - DefSdkAudioEffectVolume
  • DefSdkVideoEffect3DMark.dll - DefSdkVideoEffect3DMark
  • DefSdkVideoEffect3DMZR.dll - DefSdkVideoEffect3DMZR
  • DefSdkVideoEffectMZR.dll - DefSdkVideoEffectMZR
  • DefSdkVideoEffectSepiaMono.dll - DefSdkVideoEffectSepiaMono
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DText.dll - DefSdkVideoTransition3DText
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DText2.dll - DefSdkVideoTransition3DText2
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionCrossFade.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionCrossFade
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionText.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionText
  • EngineFacade.dll - EngineFacade
  • EngineFacadeIF.dll - EngineFacadeIF
  • FileSelect.dll - FileSelect
  • InterchangeUploaderDll.dll - InterchangeUploaderDll
  • MusicDataAccess.dll - MusicDataAccess
  • MusicDataAccessIF.dll - MusicDataAccessIF
  • MusicDataSource.dll - MusicDataSource
  • PbAreas.dll - PbAreas
  • PbControls.dll - PbControls
  • PbCore.dll - PbCore
  • Pbe.dll - Pbe
  • PbeCore.dll - PbeCore
  • PbeMovieRender.exe - PbeMovieRender
  • PbePlayer.dll - PbePlayer
  • PbeProject.dll - PbeProject
  • PbeSystemBasic.dll - PbeSystemBasic
  • PbeTemplate.dll - PbeTemplate
  • PbResource.dll - PbResource
  • sonymvd2.dll - Sony Software Codec DLL
  • sgcudme.dll - Sony dme dll
  • sgpuclb.dll - Sony gpu calibration dll
  • TLibU.dll - TLib
  • DefSdkVideoEffectZoom.dll
  • GpuClbCheck.dll
  • PbServiceCore.dll
  • PreviewControls.dll
  • VMStory.exe - VAIO Movie Story
  • VSSUProcess.exe
  • libmmd.dll (by Intel) - Intel(r) C Compiler, Intel(r) C++ Compiler, Intel(r) Fortran Compiler (Math Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe))
  • STLMRead.dll

How do I remove VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story?

You can uninstall VAIO - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story 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 - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in (VAIO Movie Story), 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 - PMB VAIO Edition plug-in VAIO Movie Story.

Win 7 (SP1) 51%
Win 10 8%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 91.59%
Windows 10 8.41%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 81.58%
Windows 10 Home 6.80%
Windows 7 Home Basic 5.10%
Windows 7 Professional 3.48%
Windows 7 Ultimate 1.41%
Windows 8.1 Pro 0.81%

Distribution by countryGeography

10.83% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 10.83%
  Germany 10.17%
  United States 8.50%
  Italy 7.41%
  India 5.81%
  France 5.09%
  Canada 5.09%
  Spain 3.49%
  Netherlands 2.98%
  Australia 2.83%
  Iran 2.33%
  Belgium 2.18%
  Japan 2.03%
  Austria 1.82%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 99.85%
Acer 0.15%
Common models
Sony VPCEA3S1E 4.85%
Sony VPCEB3E1E 4.23%
Sony VPCEB3M1E 3.35%
Sony VPCEB3L1E 2.91%
Sony VPCF13M1E 2.82%
Sony VPCEB4J0E 2.29%

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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