Qualcomm® Gobi™ 2000 Wireless HS-USB Modem 9225 Driver

What Does This Do?
This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Qualcomm Gobi 2000 Wireless HS-USB Modem 9225 driver.

This driver also resolves the yellow exclamation point error Device Manager Exclaimation Point Error that may appear in Device Manager next to "Qualcomm Gobi 2000" which indicates that a driver is not installed for that device.

Applicable Products and Operating Systems (see full list...)
Model:
VPCZ1390X
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 Wireless WAN system, 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 insure all required drivers available in the You May Need This section above and the following components are installed in the order listed below:

    1. Qualcomm Gobi 2000 Wireless HS-USB Modem 9225 driver
    2. 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
    3. Sony Shared Library
    4. Sony Notebook Utilities
    5. Windows updates using the Windows Update utility or from the Microsoft web site
    6. Microsoft Visual C++ 2008 SP1 Redistributable Package (x86) from the Microsoft downloads website
    7. VAIO Mobile Broadband Setup
    8. VAIO Smart Network
    9. VZAccess Manager or Sprint SmartView (this option depends on your mobile broadband carrier)
  • 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 QCDWLW-00228273-0042.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 QCDWLW-00228273-0042.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. If the "Select Language" screen appears, select the language you wish to use, and then click "OK".
  6. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  7. At the "Qualcomm Gobi 2000 HS-USB Modem 9225 Ver 2.0.7.3" screen, click "Next".
  8. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I Agree" to continue with the installation.
  9. At the "Finish" screen, click "Finish".
  10. Restart the computer.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the Qualcomm Gobi 2000 Wireless HS-USB Modem 9225 Driver is complete.

Download
QCDWLW-00228273-0042.EXE  (38.45 MB)
File:
Date:
8/23/2010
Version:
2.0.7.3
Size:
38.45 MB