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VAIO Upgrade Survey

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VAIO Upgrade Survey is a program developed by Sony. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. 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 software installer includes 3 files and is usually about 1.92 MB (2,015,277 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 10. While about 69% of users of VAIO Upgrade Survey come from the United States, it is also popular in Brazil and Switzerland.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Upgrade Survey
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Upgrade Survey\uninstall.exe" "/C:C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Upgrade Survey\Uninstall\uninstall.xml"
Estimated size: 1.92 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Upgrade Survey

  • uninstall.exe (by Indigo Rose) - Setup Factory Runtime (Setup Application)
  • VAIOUpgradeSurvey.exe (by Sony Electronics) - VAIO Upgrade Survey
  • lua5.1.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • uninstall.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D421D11A-6221-4BF6-8F93-2187C1DFFE7D}' (runs on registration).
Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • VAIOUpgradeSurvey.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named VAIOUpgradeSurvey.

How do I remove VAIO Upgrade Survey?

Quickly and completely remove VAIO Upgrade Survey from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall VAIO Upgrade Survey 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program VAIO Upgrade Survey, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: 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 Upgrade Survey.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 7%
Keep it 93%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.97%
  Brazil 13.79%
  Switzerland 3.45%
  China 3.45%
  Spain 3.45%
  Poland 3.45%
  Turkey 3.45%

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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