Having problems with your Sony VAIO PCG-K35 Notebook ?

My Sony Vaio will not boot to the OS.

\015 The Computer dose not see the other installed compoents. cd drive ect.\015\012 I hope someone can help me. Thank you for your time. \015\012 Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows XP Home Edition \015\012\015\012ProcessorIntel Pentium 4 3.06 GHz \015\012\015\012Installed Memory1GB (DDR SDRAM) \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Display15.4 in. WXGA TFT Active Matrix \015\012\015\012Mobile TechnologyIntel Centrino Mobile Technology \015\012\015\012Processor\015\012\015\012Processor TypePentium 4 \015\012\015\012Processor Speed3.06 GHz \015\012\015\012Processor ManufacturerIntel \015\012\015\012Processor Number532 \015\012\015\012Motherboard\015\012\015\012Bus Speed533 MHz \015\012\015\012Display\015\012\015\012Display Size15.4 in. \015\012\015\012Display TechWXGA TFT Active Matrix \015\012\015\012Display Max. Resolution1280 x 800 \015\012\015\012Display Color Support24-bit (16.7 million colors) \015\012\015\012Technical Features\015\012\015\012Expandability1 x Type I/II PC Card Slot, 1 x Memory Stick Card Slot, 1 x Memory Stick PRO \015\012\015\012Expansion Ports3 x USB 2.0, 1 x IEEE 1394a (FireWire), VGA out, Parallel Port, RJ-11 (modem), RJ-45 (NIC) \015\012\015\012Hard Drive\015\012\015\012Hard Drive Capacity80 GB \015\012\015\012Hard Drive Rotation Speed4200 RPM \015\012\015\012Memory\015\012\015\012RAM TechnologyDDR SDRAM \015\012\015\012Installed RAM512 MB \015\012\015\012Installed Cache Memory1024 KB \015\012\015\012Max Supported RAM1024 MB \015\012\015\012RAM Speed266 MHz \015\012\015\012CD / DVD\015\012\015\012Optical Drive Read Speed24x (CD) \302\267 8x (DVD) \015\012\015\012CD / DVD TypeDVD\302\261RW \015\012\015\012Optical Drive Write Speed24x (CD) \302\267 8x (DVD+R) \302\267 8x (DVD-R) \015\012\015\012Optical Drive ReWrite Speed4x (DVD+RW) \302\267 24x (CD-RW) \302\267 4x (DVD-RW) \015\012\015\012Video\015\012\015\012Graphic ProcessorATI MOBILITY RADEON IGP 345M \015\012\015\012External Video Resolution2048 x 1536 \015\012\015\012Audio\015\012\015\012Audio Output TypeSpeaker(s) \302\267 Sound Card \302\267 Headphones \015\012\015\012Audio Input TypeMicrophone \015\012\015\012Modem\015\012\015\012Modem TypeFax / Modem \015\012\015\012Analog Modulation ProtocolITU V.90 \015\012\015\012Networking\015\012\015\012Data Link ProtocolEthernet \302\267 Fast Ethernet \302\267 IEEE 802.11b \302\267 IEEE 802.11g \015\012\015\012Networking TypeIntegrated 10/100 \302\267 Integrated Wireless LAN \015\012\015\012Battery\015\012\015\012Battery TechnologyLithium ion \015\012\015\012Battery Run Time2 Hour(s). \015\012\015\012Dimensions\015\012\015\012Depth10.9 in. \015\012\015\012Height2.2 in. \015\012\015\012Width14.1 in. \015\012\015\012Weight8.2 lb. \015\012\015\012Warranty\015\012\015\012Warranty1 Year \015\012\015\012Sony Contact Information\015\012\015\012Main support number800-488-7669\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012\015\012//\015

Answers :

You'll need to order the recovery disks from Sony:
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  • Pricing and shipping information can be obtained from the Sony® Parts and Accessories Sales Web site or by calling (800) 488-7669.
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  • Ifthe Sony Parts and Accessories Sales Center no longer carries recoveryCDs/DVDs for your model computer, service may be required. The Sony®eService Web site at http://eservice.sony.com/ can assist you in obtaining service from a Sony Service Center or locating a Sony Authorized Servicer.
Alternatively, you can purchase a copy of Windows XP or Vista and download all the drivers from here:
http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/swu-list.pl?mdl=PCGK35

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