Archive for the ‘VPC-B Series’ Category

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Infineon TPM Professional Package

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the VAIO Update 5 software.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Marvell Atheros AR8132 PCI-E Fast Ethernet Controller driver.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Ricoh PCIe SD Bus Host Adapter driver.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Intel Chipset driver.

This utility updates the VAIO Care software to version 6.3.0.09020 and provides the following benefits:

  • Updates the support phone number listed for Brazil within the VAIO Care software
  • Improves the Self Heal functionality by allowing critical updates to be installed silently
  • Improves the VAIO Care user interface
  • Provides a link to the Sony® forum within the Contact Sony option
  • Improves the performance of the VAIO Care application

This utility updates the VAIO Power Management software to version 5.0.1.01270 to improve the power consumption when the display color quality is set to 16-bit color.

This utility updates the VAIO Messenger software to version 2.0.202.0 to resolve an issue where VAIO Messenger fails to install.

This utility installs the Marvell Yukon 88E8055 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet Controller driver for use with the docking station.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Sony HDD Protection driver.Note: This utility is not for use with models that shipped with the flash memory SSD (Solid State Drive) configuration.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Ricoh PCIe Memory Stick Host Controller driver.This driver also resolves the yellow exclamation point error that may appear in Device Manager next to “Base System Device” which indicates that a driver is not installed for that device.

This utility updates the VAIO Update software to version 5.1.1.06090 and provides improved performance and features of the VAIO Update application.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Sony Shared Library.

This utility updates the VAIO Event Service to version 5.1.3.05260 to resolve the following issues:

  • The VAIO Care™ application will not launch using the “Assist” button after resuming from sleep mode
  • The auto dimmer feature may stop functioning properly
  • The volume control may not work when using the Fn+F3 or Fn+F4 function keys
  • The volume control may not work when using the remote control
  • The “Color Mode Setting” function within the VAIO Control Center utility may not work properly when selecting a different color mode
  • Using the Alt+Tab or Alt+F4 shortcut keys to switch or end an application may not function properly
  • The Auto/Speed/Stamina switch may not function properly
  • The system does not adjust the image size to properly fit the TV screen when connected to HDTV via an HDMI connection

This utility installs an updated version of the VAIO Care Troubleshooter utility to add the following categories:

  • Input & output
  • Storage & media
  • Network & wireless
  • Software & applications
  • System settings

This utility updates the VAIO Power Management software to version 5.1.1.06180 to resolve an issue where the display colors setting may change from 32-bit to 16-bit without user prompting.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Realtek High Definition Audio driver.

This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Synaptics PS/2 Port TouchPad driver.