Applicable Models

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

This information is for the following models:

  • NW-E103
  • NW-E105
  • NW-E105PS
  • NW-E107
  • NW-E403
  • NW-E405
  • NW-E407
  • NW-E505
  • NW-E507

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This program installs the device driver to enable connection of the Network Walkman™ player to a computer.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 2000
  • Windows® 98/98SE
  • Windows® Me
  • Windows® XP
  • Windows® XP MCE

File Info

File Name

  • PA_DRIVER2.EXE

File Version

  • n/a

File Size

  • 1.69 MB

Release Date

  • 08-11-2005

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • If you installed SonicStage® software from the installation CD that came with your Network Walkman™ player, it is not necessary to install this device driver.
  • Do not connect your Network Walkman player to the computer until after installing this device driver.
  • For Microsoft® Windows® 2000 and Windows® XP operating systems only: 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 to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install


  • System Requirements
    • Applicable Operating Systems (manufacturer installed):
      • Microsoft® Windows® XP MCE 2005
      • Microsoft® Windows® XP MCE 2004
      • Microsoft® Windows® XP MCE
      • Microsoft® Windows® XP Pro
      • Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
      • Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Pro (Service Pack 3 or later)
      • Microsoft® Windows® Me
      • Microsoft® Windows® 98SE
    • Computer: IBM PC/AT or compatible
      • CPU: Pentium® III 400MHz or higher
      • Hard disk drive space: 5MB or more
      • RAM: 64MB or more
      • Display: High Color (16bit) or higher, 800 x 600 dots or better
      • Other: USB port
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 PA_DRIVER2.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 PA_DRIVER2.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the installation process.
  5. After the installation process is complete, restart the computer.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the Device Driver for Network Walkman™ Players is complete, and the device can be connected to the computer.