Lost the Original Software Installation Disc? Use the Picture Motion Browser Software Download Tool.

What Does This Do?
The Picture Motion Browser Download Tool can be used to download and install Picture Motion Browser, and related software, when the original software installation disc is lost.
Note: A compatible Sony® camera or camcorder must be connected to the computer, and powered on, in order to use the Picture Motion Browser Download Tool.
Applicable Products and Operating Systems (see full list...)
Model:
DCR-SR47
Operating System:

IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

Important Notes
  • A compatible Sony camera or camcorder must be connected to the computer, and powered on, in order to use the Picture Motion Browser Download Tool.
  • The computer must be connected to the Internet in order to use the Picture Motion Browser Download Tool.
  • With SPU Download Manager, the latest available version of Picture Motion Browser will be downloaded, regardless of the original version supplied with the product connected to the computer.
  • The software downloaded by the Picture Motion Browser Download Tool may be changed without prior notice.
  • This tool is intended for use with a factory preinstalled version of Windows XP, Windows Vista®, or Windows 7 operating system.
    Notes:
    • Please make sure that the latest operating system service pack is installed.
    • 64-bit versions of Windows XP operating system are not supported
    • Starter versions of the operating system are not supported
    • Operation is not guaranteed in an upgraded or multi-boot environment
  • For other system requirements, please refer to the documentation supplied with your camera or camcorder.
  • During the installation of this file, 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 that you print out these instructions for use as a reference during the installation process.
About the Software to be Downloaded

With SPU Download Manager, the latest available version of Picture Motion Browser will be downloaded, regardless of the original version supplied with the product connected to the computer.

The following functions included in some versions of Picture Motion Browser (version 5.3 or older) are not available in the downloaded version of Picture Motion Browser.

  • eDeco function
  • Data Disc Creation
  • Adding "Favorite" marks to images
  • Image Export Tool in Picture Motion Browser version 3.0.02
  • Importing images with album data from a DSC-T2
  • Playlist Disc Creation
  • Highlight index for expanded videos
  • Deleting images from the HDD or the internal memory in the camcorder
  • Converting an AVCHD™ disc to a DVD-Video disc in Video Disc Copier
  • Creating a DVD-Video disc with still images
  • Exporting videos to a tape in the DV/HDV camcorder
  • PMB Exporter for Walkman® players
  • One Touch DiscBurn function for HDD camcorders (when updating from Picture Motion Browser version 4.3.02)
Download and Installation Instructions
  1. 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.
  2. Click the "Download Now" link at the top or bottom of this page.
  3. At the "Software Agreement" page, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click the checkmark under "Accept Agreement" to continue with the download.
  4. Download the SPUDownloadManager_1111a.exe file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  5. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the SPUDownloadManager_1111a.exe file to extract the Picture Motion Browser Download Tool.
    Note: A new folder named SPUDownloadManager will be created in the same folder as the SPUDownloadManager_1111a.exe file.
  6. Power on the Sony camera or camcorder and connect it to the computer using the supplied USB cable.
    Notes:
    • If the USB mode options screen is displayed on the product's screen, select "Memory Stick", "Computer",. or "USB CONNECT".
    • If an error message is displayed, verify that the computer has detected the camera or camcorder. Some models will not connect successfully if there is no recordable media inserted in the camera.
    • With Windows 7 you may need to change the USB mode of the product to Mass Storage Mode.
    • USB 3.0 ports are not supported. Please connect the product to a USB 2.0 port.
  7. Go to the SPUDownloadManager folder and double-click the SPUDownloadManagerStarter.exe file to start the Picture Motion Browser Download Tool.
    Note: The download tool transfers the following information to the server administered by Sony:
    • The computerís operating system.
    • The version of download tool software.
    • The model name, product code, and serial number of the connected Sony camera or camcorder.
    Sony uses this information solely for the purpose of management and diagnosis for providing Picture Motion Browser and its related software. The download tool does not transfer any information that may identify an individual.
  8. At the "SPU Download Manager" window, click "Start".
    Note: The download tool checks the computer and connected product and determines the appropriate version of Picture Motion Browser to be downloaded. Depending on the version, the download may take several minutes.
  9. At the download window click "Save" to download the Picture Motion Browser install file (Example: SPU_****.exe) to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
    Note: The file name differs depending on what Sony camera or camcorder is connected to the computer.
  10. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the Picture Motion Browser install file (Example: SPU_****.exe) to continue.
    Note: The "WinZip Self-Extractor" window opens. When the file extraction is complete the software installation window automatically opens.
  11. At the software installation window, click "Install" and then follow the on-screen prompts to complete the Picture Motion Browser installation.
File:
Date:
11/30/2011
Version:
n/a
Size:
1.31 MB