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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 #5,105
United States Rank #17,320
Reach 0.0989%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 16.51 days
487.14 days >
Average installed length: 255.96 days


VersionDistribution 20.77% 11.64% 0.31% 2.51% 2.21% 23.23% 2.82% 13.95% 16.46% 1.49% 2.46% 2.15%

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VAIO-Support für Übertragungen

What is VAIO-Support für Übertragungen?  (from Sony)

The VAIO Care program features, along with its tools and reports, are intended to supplement regular care and maintenance of your computer. When used with regularly scheduled care and maintenance, the VAIO Care service features support:


VAIO-Support für Übertragungen is a program developed by Sony. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is vaiotransfer.exe. The software installer includes 8 files and is usually about 36.84 MB (38,626,365 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 73% of users of VAIO-Support für Übertragungen come from Germany, it is also popular in Austria and the United States.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Transfer Support
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{5DDAFB4B-C52E-468A-9E23-3B0CEEB671BF}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0007 -removeonly
Estimated size: 36.84 MB
Language: German

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO-Support für Übertragungen

Program executable:vaiotransfer.exe
Name:VAIO Transfer Support
VAIO-Support für Übertragungen
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\vaio transfer support\vaiotransfer.exe
Additional files:
  • ExecutionProxy.exe - VAIO Transfer Support
  • OpenMovie.dll
  • RunVOFS.exe
  • TransferName.dll
  • TransferStateInterface.dll
  • VT.exe - VAIO-Support für Übertragungen
  • WETController.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

3 Scheduled Tasks
  • ExecutionProxy.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Run As Application' (runs on registration).
  • VAIOTransfer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{FBCCA8AB-ECBC-4746-B40C-4D8F47D12B9C}' (runs on registration).
  • RunVOFS.exe is scheduled as a task named 'Run VOFS' (runs on registration).

How do I remove VAIO-Support für Übertragungen?

You can uninstall VAIO-Support für Übertragungen 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-Support für Übertragungen, 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-Support für Übertragungen.

Win 7 (SP1) 57%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.89%
Windows 10 39.06%
Windows XP 0.05%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 54.19%
Windows 8.1 19.83%
Windows 10 Home 7.96%
Windows 8 5.86%
Windows 7 Professional 5.03%
Windows 8.1 Pro 2.57%

Distribution by countryGeography

73.28% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 73.28%
  Austria 11.88%
  United States 7.14%
  Switzerland 1.98%
  Netherlands 0.94%
  United Kingdom 0.52%
  France 0.52%
  Italy 0.47%
  Brazil 0.21%
  Hungary 0.21%
  Spain 0.21%
  Sweden 0.16%
  Slovenia 0.16%
  BA 0.16%

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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