VAIO Care™ Software

What Does This Do?
This utility installs the originally shipped version of the VAIO Care software.
Applicable Products and Operating Systems (see full list...)
Model:
SVE14118FXW
Operating System:

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

Important Notes
  • IMPORTANT: To ensure the proper function of the VAIO Care™ software, if you have performed a clean install of the Windows® 7 operating system (i.e., installed from a commercial, off-the-shelf, version rather than using the Recovery Wizard or Recovery Media Kit), please make sure the following components are installed in the order listed below before installing the VAIO Care software:

    1. Original device drivers from the Sony® support site
      Note: It is not necessary to revert to the original drivers if you have properly installed updated drivers from the Sony support site
    2. Sony Shared Library
    3. Sony Notebook Utilities
    4. VAIO® Location Utility
    5. VAIO Update SOAVUD-00260851-0042.EXE
    6. VAIO Hardware Diagnostics
    7. Install Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.0
  • 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.
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. Download the SOAVCA-00265887-0042.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  3. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the SOAVCA-00265887-0042.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. If the "User Account Control" screen appears, click "Yes".
  5. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  6. At the "VAIO Care Ver. 7.3.0.14170" screen, click "Next".
  7. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I Agree" to continue with the installation.
  8. At the "Finished" screen, click "Finish".
  9. At the "This system must be restarted to complete the installation" screen, click "OK" to restart the computer.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the VAIO Care Software is complete.

Download
SOAVCA-00265887-0042.EXE  (108.50 MB)
File:
Date:
4/12/2012
Version:
7.3.0.14170
Size:
108.50 MB