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Vaio fj270 wont boot to windows stuck with a blinking underscore
Hello and thank you for using Fixya!\015\012\015\012First, check and make sure there are no CD's in the CDrom player. Also, check an make sure there is no external storage devices, such as a flash drive, external, etc.\015\012 ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook
Sony pcg-tr3a laptop when ion the laptop sony vaio retten on the screen and continue beep coming ¬ booting even without keyboard.
Probably the laptop is basically fine, and it is a Windows problem, though the hard drive may have failed - remove your hard drive and copy your important data to another hard drive (probably another computer). You will need special cables to do ... PC Laptops
I have a vaio pcg-7l1m which will not power up. Have checked adapter and it's fine. Would like to open laptop and see if input is loose. anything I need to know about getting case open? Having opened other Sony's I know these can be tricky.
Hello,When you say you checked the adapter, I assume you mean you put a meter to it and it is giving 18-19 volts. I also assume that no power means no led's, no fans, no nothing.Before you tear it apart, please try the followi ... Sony VAIO VGN-AR230G Notebook
Sony Vaio laptop vgn-fs640-w problems
That happenedto me one time but i pressed the either the S1 or S2 button right bellow the speakers and the screen came back on. \015\012\015\012Reply if this works for you, if not... Im sorry. ... PC Laptops
Removing the hard drive to a Sony VAIO VGN-S660PNotebook?
On this line of Sony models replacing the hard drive is a pain because the computer must be taken completely apart to get to the hard drive. It is located under the palm rest. I looked up the Sony manual for this model and it does not show how to rep ... Sony VAIO® VGN-S660P/B PC Notebook
Hard drive compaibility
It should wark just fine ... Sony VAIO 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
Sony laptop hard drive options
In your laptop you cant upgrade your hard drive. Go for the web search for upgrade options , try it in sony web site please inform to fixya.com for any other porb. ... PC Laptops
How To Install Hard Drive In Sony VGN-A270 NoteBook
I suggest you read this before you start so that way you know if it's somthing that you want to do.\015\012This is for the VGN-A270 Laptop\015\012but i'm sure it will work for your's \015\012You will need a philips head screw ... Sony VGN-A270: VGN-A270 Pentium M Centrino 745 1.8GHz, 512MB RAM, 40GB Hard Drive, DVD+/-RW Double Layer,... (VGNA270VGNA270PENTIUMM) PC Notebook
Dc jack How do I replace the dc jack input on the Sony PCGK37
The PCG-K37 (Sony VAIO Laptop) uses a DC Jack soldered to a two-wire jacketed (shielding) cable that is routed under the DVD (tray) and towards the back to the Voltage Board located under the Touch Pad (Mouse) via a white polarized plug. The wires ar ... Sony PCGK37 Notebook
Firewire problem I think - I have a Sony Vaio laptop, the firewire port is 4 pin, it is connected to a LaCie CD Burner via 6 pin and the burner is daisy chained to a AcomData external hard drive via 6 pin. If I burn a CD from files on my Sony laptop hard drive to the LaCie everything works fine (fast). Transfering audio files from the LaCie to the Sony hard drive is quick. Moving audio files from the Sony hard drive to the AcomData drive through the described connection is also quick. Howeve
If the hub has an external power supply it migh do the trick. That way you can have a backup port if needed.\015\012\015\012Make sure the hard drive isn't connected to the hub. Sometime windows doesn't see it when its connected to a hub ... PC Desktops
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
My Sony Viao laptop DVD drive doesn't function! Please suggest a remedy to make it work. The solution posted, I couldnt comprehend, that was Please note that this works only with the Windows drivers. ..... Reboot to make the changes active and permanent. .... After noticing that my laptop's CD/DVD drive started exhibiting the dreaded ''choppy .... This is the same chipset I have on my Sony Vaio. ... Hi, the quick solution doesn't work. Whats wrong? ... Please help
1 Click on MY COMPUTER icon on the desktop. select properties on the pop menu. Select the device manager.\015\012All the drives loaded will be listed up. Select DVD drive and see there is no Yellow warning sign next to it. If there is no yellow sign ... PC Laptops
Question i have a Sony VAIO PCG-GRT360ZG PC Notebook i want to buy a new video and sound card it's posible? if yes can you give me the name or a suggestion .also i want to know if i can change or add a hard drive ? .i updated the computer to vista if this help thank you -(1GB video card)
First, you will not be able to upgrade the video card on your laptop, since video cards for laptops are specifically designed to fit onto the motherboard and the design of the laptops body. \015\012\015\012Secondly, sound cards as well ar ... Sony VAIO PCG-GRT360ZG Notebook
I have a Sony Vaio UX380 Micro PC. I am extremely happy with this little computer, but I had just a few questions that I would like to ask. (1) I have seen sites post RAM for the UX for sale; is there any way at all to add RAM to my UX380N? (2) is there any way possible to take out the 40 GB hard drive that came with it and put in a bigger hard drive? (3) I bought my Sony Vaio UX380 this past October, 2007 from an Ebay store, brand new in the box. I paid $1300.00 for it. Sony also has a UX4
Google that model with the added word(s) memory upgrade and chose what you want. (2) again find out what upgrades for the hard drive keeping in mind that you will need to reinstall an operation system, Get yourself a usb hard drive to back up all th ... Sony PC Desktops
Replacement of hard disk in Vaio VGN-A150
Well, it's not good news. Official word from Sony:\015\012\015\012Knowledge Article C309925...Can the notebook hard drive be upgraded or replacedHard drive upgrades in the notebook computer are not supported ... Sony VAIO VGN-A150 Notebook
I hv a sony VAIO VGN-TXN15P that keep on freezing up, I can get a good 1hr before it freeze. I hav just reformated the hard drive but to no avail. Please advice what can I do to solve this problem. Some say I may hv a bad sector, how can I fix it?
Hello hydg9820,There are 2 possible scenarios here. It may be your RAM or your hard drive.Just perform a defrag on your laptop. It should tell you if have bad sectors or not. If so, you will need to contact Sony how you can go ... Sony PC Laptops
Vaio VGN-A260 dvd drive replacement
I do a fair number of laptop repairs and the most common method for removing the keyboard is to unscrew all screws on the bottom of the unit(some may be hidden by rubber feet), then push the screen back so that it is totally open as far as it will go ... Sony VAIO A260 Notebook
My Sony Viao laptop VGN CR353 DVD drive doesn't function!
Please note that this works only with the Windows drivers. ..... Reboot to make the changes active and permanent. .... After noticing that my laptop's CD/DVD drive started exhibiting the dreaded "choppy .. ... PC Laptops
I have a sony vaio, and i can't get the combo drive to write cds. this seems to be an intermittent problem. sometimes the drive doesn't show up in my computer and when i try to load the driver, i get a message saying that the driver is already loaded. rebooting a few times helps occasionally. i brought it back to sony and they couldn't reproduce the problem. the laptop is about 2 months old.
Hi try taking the drive out of the laptop,you may have to unscrew some screws under the drive first .Make sure you have the laptop turned off when doing this.When you have the drive out put it back in firmly then put the screws back in.This may sound ... Sony VAIO PCV-RX462DS PC Desktop
Sony Vaio VGNNR330E laptop wont start up right even after recover
I think you may have bad sectors on the hard drive which is why it loads the software but then when it comes time for the system to read it, it just hangs cause it can't read into the sectors on the hard drive.Best way to determine this, ... Sony PC Laptops
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
The computer shuts off when the screen is adjusted forward.
This is going to be a little lengthy, and I thought I should advise you in advance.This is the Service manual, for the Sony Vaio VGN-FJ series notebook PC's. (The Vaio VGN-FJ270/B is part of the VGN-FJ series)http://www.tim.id ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook
Sony pcg-tr1f laptop
The hard drive is hidden inside, and you have to take the palm rest off to get to it. Take the srews at the bottom out, take the keyboard off and replace the screws underneath. then pry off the palm rest. There are Laptop ... Sony VAIO PCG-K23 Notebook
I have Purchased 4 years ago my Sony vaio lapto in the US and I brought this here to the Philippines. Now, it was shut off and according to the repairman the motherboard was destroyed. what shall i do? Does it have the possibility to be repaired?
A replacement motherboard may not be a cost effective solution, even if you can find a replacement motherboard.\015\012If it was me I would remove the hard drive and insert it into an USB hard drive adapter case and use it as an USB external ha ... Sony VAIO VGN-AR630E Notebook