VAIO® Event Service Update

What Does This Do?
This utility updates the VAIO Event Service to version 5.1.3.05260 to resolve the following issues:
  • The VAIO Care™ application will not launch using the "Assist" button after resuming from sleep mode
  • The auto dimmer feature may stop functioning properly
  • The volume control may not work when using the Fn+F3 or Fn+F4 function keys
  • The volume control may not work when using the remote control
  • The "Color Mode Setting" function within the VAIO Control Center utility may not work properly when selecting a different color mode
  • Using the Alt+Tab or Alt+F4 shortcut keys to switch or end an application may not function properly
  • The Auto/Speed/Stamina switch may not function properly
  • The system does not adjust the image size to properly fit the TV screen when connected to HDTV via an HDMI connection
Applicable Products and Operating Systems (see full list...)
Model:
VPCCW21FX
Operating System:

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

Important Notes
  • 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 SOAVES-00225618-1040.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 SOAVES-00225618-1040.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. At the "VAIO Event Service Update" screen, click "Next".
  6. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I Agree" to continue with the installation.
  7. At the "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for VAIO Event Service Setup" screen, click "Next".
  8. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, select "Yes, I want to start my computer now" and then click "Finish".

After the computer restarts, the installation of the VAIO Event Service Update is complete.

Download Files

SOAVES-00225618-1040.EXE
Date: 7/07/2010
Version: 5.1.3.05260
Size: 2.87 MB
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