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Sony Vaio failing to read CD/DVD
\015 For some reason the CD/DVD will not work at all, it makes noises as if it is trying to read but nothing happens\015
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Vaio All in One VGC-LV140J monitor flicker problem-Please Help!
If it is under warranty send it in for repair. if you have done the searching yourself and the solution Sony tech support gave you didn't work my best guess would be that it is a hardware problem, not a software problem. also i would keep the de-frag ... Sony VAIO VGC-LS30E 1.73GHz Pentium Dual Core 2GB RAM 250GB hard drive - 19in. Display PC Desktop
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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
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First, ensure that the bios is reading the hard drive and that the hard drive is part of the boot sequence. If you have a known working drive and the drive is not been read by the bios, you will get the Disc Boot failure error because windows reside ... Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RX680G (PCG-RX680G) PC Desktop
Neither of my disk drives work. They aren't
If its under warranty take it in for service, if not under warranty , open up the computer side panel and check the connectors on each of the drives. then check if your can opem the drives with power on or manually via the pin hole. next with a can o ... PC Desktops
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I use a VGN-FE670G as well although I've never had any trouble with the integrated camera. However, here's where you want to start (assuming Windows XP Media Center Edition with all the updates): Open your Control Panel (Classic View, not Category ... Sony VAIO VGN-FE670G Notebook
Sony VAIO PCV-RX500 Cant get recovery cds to work
Since she formatted the hard drive there is no drivers for your cd rom to work\015\012\015\0121(888)476-6972\015\012san diago rrc\015\01216550 via esterillo\015\012building 5 \015\012door two \015\012sa ... Sony VAIO PCV-RX500 PC Desktop
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Generally, fans are controlled by heat readings...something to check is the operating temperature that is shown in your BIOS when you boot up...(access your BIOS by tapping on the delete key, or F2 key while booting)..if it goes over 70C real quick t ... Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RX660 PC Desktop
Wireless Connection fails. Gone through many troubleshootings.
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Screen went black during start up. - Sony VAIO VGN-FS640W Notebook
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SONY VAIO VGN-TX1HP AV AND BLUETOOTH PROBLEMS
The lights indicate that the units are functioning, not that they can connect. most likely is the router is WEP, and the laptop has not had the same encryption key entered into the network settings.\015\012on a pc that can access the router ope ... Sony VAIO VGN-UX280P Notebook
I have a Sony VGN-FZ240E that will start up and go to the VAIO screen and then it goes to the black screen with a flashing spacer bar. It also makes a loud squeal and a soft clicking noise. Can you help?
With a loud squeal, it is either your hard drive eating itself up or a fan trying to spin. If it sounds like a pretty songbird caught in a blender, it's probably your hard drive. If it sounds like your younger brother trying to make the most annoyin ... Sony VAIO VGN-FZ240E/B Laptop
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Sony Vaio with Vista has stopped reading Data CDs
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What are you using to reformat the hdd? if you havent formatted the hdd using any retail version of od disc, youmay try to access the vaio recovery partition.. that is when you restart the computer, then press f10 key repeatedly for 5-7secs. it will ... Sony VAIO VGN-NR180EW Notebook
My sony vaio is only reading some of my mini dvd-rw's
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Sony Vaio Laptop Recall Sept 2008
Hi!\015\012\015\012Yepp, some models have been recalled, you can read here witch models and why:\015\012 ... 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
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
New larger hard drive can only be detected as Primary Slave
Floydage, some ribbons are different in the orentation of pin#1. try a differnent cable...but you said that you tried that right.? have you tried to make sure you have the latist BIOS. It could be this paticuler drive have a different bios it self ... PC Desktops
My Sony Vaio VGC will not read CD/DVD's
If you have a USB pen drive which is not less than 4GB, then you can easily installed windows 7 with that pendrive.Download "WinFlash", here is the linkhttp://www.techpowerup.com/downloads/1364h/winflash2017.zipthis soft ... Sony PCGFX120 VAIO Notebook
Hi guys, I keep getting an error message that says: Stream reading error when I try to use the sony vaio recovery wizard. My computer is the sony vaio pcg-frv27 notebook. The first problem was that could not hear any sound from the speakers. I checked the device manager and it showed that everything was working properly, but still no sound. So I decided to reinstall the OS. The C drive shows up as unknown and it stops restoring and gives the message stream reading error. Now I get the mes
Try rebooting and hitting the F8 repeatedly as soon as the boot sequence starts. When it comes up to an options screen select repair. From there you can let windows try to repair or select to install to the factory settings. ... Sony VAIO FRV27 Notebook
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
I have a sony vaio laptop and its dvd drive does not work
The best thing is to get a new dvd drive,or if its new jst get it replaced with warenty ... Sony VAIO VGN-FS550 Notebook