Sony PCG-XG39 Notebook Sony HotKey Utility [Win2000]

May 20th, 2003 | Tags: ,

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What does this do?

This program installs the Sony HotKey Utility.

What products and operating systems does this apply to?

Operating System(s): Windows 2000

Note: Not all models are sold in all countries. This file is only for use with the products identified and sold in United States, Latin America, or Canada.


Important Notes
  • For Windows 2000 Upgrade systems only: Before installing Windows 2000 Professional or this update, please be sure to read Installing the Windows 2000 Operating System. Most of Sony's Windows 2000 software updates require you to install Windows 2000 Professional in C:\WINNT. If Windows 2000 is not installed in this location, these updates will not install correctly.
  • During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • It is highly recommended to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download and Installation Instructions
  1. Download the SHK20W2K.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  2. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the SHK20W2K.EXE file to begin the installation.
  3. At the "Sony HotKey Utility v2.0.01.10261 for Windows 2000 - InstallShield Wizard" box, click Next. Several setup boxes will briefly appear during the installation. As the files are installed, these boxes will close automatically.
  4. At the "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for HotKey Utility" screen, click Next.
  5. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, click Finish.
  6. Restart the computer.
    1. Click Start and click Shut Down.
    2. At the "Shut Down Windows" box, select "Restart" and click OK.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the Sony HotKey Utility is complete.

Uninstall Instructions

If it is necessary to reinstall the Sony HotKey Utility, you will need to first remove the installation files. To do so, please follow these steps:

  1. Click Start, point to Settings, point and click Control Panel.
  2. At the "Control Panel" window, double-click the Add/Remove Programs icon.
  3. At the "Add/Remove Programs" window, from the "Currently installed programs" list, click the "HotKey Utility" entry to highlight it.
  4. Click the "Change/Remove" button.
  5. At the "Welcome" screen, select "Remove" and click Next.
  6. At the "Confirm File Deletion" box, click OK. Please wait as the files are uninstalled.
  7. From the "Currently installed programs" list, click the "Sony HotKey Utility v2.0.01.10261 for Windows 2000" entry to highlight it.
  8. Click the "Change/Remove" button.
  9. Click Close to exit the "Add/Remove Programs" box.
  10. Click the X in the top-right corner to close the "Control Panel" window.

The uninstallation process is complete. You may redownload and reinstall the SHK20W2K.EXE file.

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