VAIO Care™ Software Update

What Does This Do?

This utility installs an updated version of the VAIO Care software and provides the following:

Issues Resolved:
  • Enables notification for updates within the "Uninstall and Install VAIO® Software" section
  • The error messages "VAIOShell has stopped working" and "VCSystemTray has stopped working" may randomly occur
  • The "VAIO Software | Learn about VAIO Programs" page shows no information
New Features Added:
  • The "Premium Tools" feature is now located in the "Advanced Tools" option
  • The "SD slot controller" diagnostics information is now located in the "Advanced Tools" option
Applicable Products and Operating Systems (see full list...)

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 SOAVCA-00266095-1040.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 SOAVCA-00266095-1040.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" window, click "Yes".
  5. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  6. At the "VAIO Care Update 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".

The installation of the VAIO Care Software Update is complete.

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SOAVCA-00266095-1040.EXE  (108.50 MB)

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SOAVCA-00266095-1040.EXE
Date: 3/01/2012
Version: 7.3.0.14170
Size: 108.50 MB
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