Having problems with your Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook ?
Vaio VGN-FZ340e freezes without reason!
\015 Hi,I have a stock Sony Vaio VGN-FZ340E, and its freezing from nothing.Sometimes I'm doing a lot of stuff on it, using WMP, chrome, corel Draw, and something else on, and everything goes ok, I close everything, the computer keeps running without any other program running toghether, than, it freezes! There is not a reason for it! Sometimes, I leave it turned on during the night to download something, update or do the virus scan, when I wake up next day, I see that it had frozen at 2am. I've already formated it using the vaio recovery disc, and nothing changes, it keeps freezing anytime, with so many different reasons for it.I wish someone could help me with it!\015
If you have already formatted the HDD with recovery disks then it can be a HW problem. Most likely a motherboard problem. Otherwise there is no reason for the laptop to freeze.
Possibly you have a programme running in the background that is causing the freezes, could be a screensaver. i think at sometime microsoft will issue an update that will fix this problem.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook
Tips for a great answer:- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.
Suggested Questions/Answers :
Vaio VGN-FZ340e freezes without reason!
If you have already formatted the HDD with recovery disks then it can be a HW problem. Most likely a motherboard problem. Otherwise there is no reason for the laptop to freeze. ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook
Scrolling/cursor problmem on Sony Vaio VGN-C140G laptop
Cursor not moving from one place to other place from my desk top in my sony vaio laptop ... Sony VAIO Notebook
Laptop Freezing Problem
To be honest this still sounds like a fan problem. The freeze will happen if the laptop overheats. Maybe you should have it repaired again by a different company.(ask for the fan to be replaced!) ... Sony VAIO VGN-N110G/W Notebook
Sony Vaio VGN-TXN29N slow start up and battery
Generally there are a number of reasons causing your Sony Vaio running slow or freezing. Common ones include lack of free \012disk space, registry corruption or redundancy, overload startup \012programs, virus attack, fragmented hard drive etc. Also, ... Sony VAIO VGN-TXN29N/L (027242711679) PC Notebook
Sony Vaio VGN-FS980 is slow
Generally there are a number of reasons causing your Sony Vaio laptop running slow or freezing. Common ones include lack of free \012disk space, registry corruption or redundancy, overload startup \012programs, virus attack, fragmented hard drive etc ... Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 Notebook
Sony Vaio VGN-SZ460N Freezes during Full Recovery
Probably a memory problem even though it doesn't show up on a memory test. Enter the bios and select the option for default setup, "not the optimized setup". Also if you have more then one memory module, remove one and try the install, if you have ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook
Sony Vaio VGN-SZ460N - freezes on System Recovery
I put my money on that you have a CPU over temperature problem, and/or intermittent RAM problem. Be sure you are ESD safe when working on the electronics as follow !I suggest, using a eye piece magnifier and a wooden tooth pic ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook
Mu laptop just shouts off at times without logging off
Usually when it shuts off like this it means it is overheating. That can be lack of airflow or the fan needs to be cleaned. You need to have the laptop sitting on a hard flat surface. If you use it on your laptop or a cloth covered table for instance ... Sony PC Laptops
Computer freezes My granddaughter has had this computer about 1 year and we have had to have recovery done several times. It keeps freezing up after about 10-15 min. It came with Vista operating program.
I have several recommendations you should consider:\015\012\015\0121: Disable hibernation option. Vista has not perfected this yet. If it freezes when you try to wake it up, this might be the problem.\015\0122: Identify how much R ... Gateway MX8711 Notebook
Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N with VISTA
Hi,I've owned three SONY Vaios and every one was bad trouble for me, though I kind of admired them anyway. Here's some tips.The docking problem is a common one. If you are "undocking" the Vaio using the software command UNDO ... Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N/C Notebook
How do you change the Hard Drive for a Sony Vaio vgn-tt180? And where is the oem hard drive located? Thanks, Mo
Not a recommended thing Mo. Granted I don't know your computer prowess, but it's an involved task, even for a tech.First you make a backup of what's on your harddrive now. Burn to disk/s, all of your personal stuff, (If you haven't ... Sony VAIO TT Series VGN-TT180N/B NoteBook Intel Core 2 Duo SU9400 11.1' Wide XGA 4GB Memory
FN keys don't work on Sony VAIO VGN-SZ18GP
The solution is as follows, which worked for me:- Install Windows 7- let it update all the drivers that it needs to- Install additional Sony drivers that you need (XP drivers work just fine, but make sure to install them in Ad ... Sony PC Laptops
X3100 drivers for vaio vgn
Try using microsoft update in custom mode to search for hardware device drivers ... Sony VAIO VGN-N130G/W Notebook
Sony VAIO VGN-FE770G only runs on AC power, battery not working
This looks like the system is not able to sustain itself on the battery power. I have a doubt here. Is it a new or an old laptop. Either Case we have to suspect the battery charging and battery condition. One another reason could be that the battery ... Sony VAIO VGN-FE770G Notebook
New battary is not compatible with the laptop
The "A" in the battery nomenclature indicates the fact that the battery without the "A" has been reengineeredand or updated so return, if possible, the outmoded battery indicating to the reluctant vendor, if so, thatrefusal to do so can r ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ290P1 Notebook
Putting sony vaio VGN-FW230J on stand by
Just ckick on start-shutdown in that option you will get standby or just close laptop directly without shutting down & when u open it will come of standby mode....................Sameeraryan ... Sony VAIO VGN-FW230J/B Notebook
Laptop problems I'm no computer expert so bear with me, please. I have a Sony Vaio F360 bought used. Here are the problems: The pointer freezes up for no apparent reason and sometimes the whole screen freezes up for no apparent reason and all at random. At other times, the pointer will go haywire and the least touch on the touchpad will make it fly all over the place, selecting, various buttons and windows. Then at other times upon rebooting, the screen will stay dark and windows will not load.
Hi\015\012\015\012possibly ur system has a virus or a spyware.\015\012visit www.donloads.com\015\012go for "AVG" it usually comes for free. ... Sony VAIO F360 Notebook
Can I run a Sony Vaio VGN-FS980 laptop closed?
You should be able to go into power management utility whether it be sony or Windows and change the "when lid is closed" option from hibernate/shutdown to "do nothing"\015\012\015\012on XP\015\012CP>Power Options>Power Schemes ... Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 Notebook
Power socket is loose
Dc jack socket for Sony VAIO VGN-FW is very easy to loose, I think you can replace the cabled dc jack, no solder work, plug in and work, see this reference page: ... Sony VAIO FW Series VGNFW275JH
Its seems that my Vaio VGN-FJ170 is been draging RAM. really slow
1-Try installing graphic-cards driver from the vendors home site!\015\0122-Install a Codec pack like k-lite\015\0123-use VLC-player\015\0124-If yor graphics use shared memory , it could be a result of memory module failure.\01 ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ170/B Notebook
Vaio vgn-tz Hi there, My mouse pad has stopped working for no reason (vaio vgn-tz) - do you have any suggestions. Its not the driver because the buttons work at the top. Many thanks, Al
... Sony VAIO VGN-TZ170N/N Notebook
Login freeze-up HP Pavilion Media Center m8530f PC
First of all, dont go with a name brand and you wont have to deal with the company BS. you can build (or have built) a better computer from someone like tigerdirectdotcom and save a couple hundred dollars. granted you will have to buy an operating sy ... PC Desktops
Problem in Sony Vaio VGN-CR320E's motheboard
Would you have been happier if you had a 3-year warranty on your machine? I suggest you try to compare between buying a new motherboard to buying a whole new notebook...the latter usually is more reasonable. Again, get an extended warranty ... Sony VGN-CR320E/P Notebook
Sony VAIO VGN-CR23G Sound
I have sony vaio VGN-CR23G. i formatted this xp sp2now the sound driver is not installed on my machine. no audio output m getting........what to do..?? ... Sony VAIO VGN-N130G/W Notebook
Vista not opening
Hi i have VGN-FW160E,i think i had such problem once.\015\012when your system boots,press one of the keys which brings you restore system items.(F8 or F12 or F10,depends on your system).\015\012I don't remember exactly,but via the choices ... Sony PC Laptops