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:

  • ICD-CX50

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility upgrades the Sony Visual and Voice Editor version 1.0 or 1.1 software to version 1.2 and provides the following benefits:

Improvements over version 1.1:

  • Adds the function to convert a message into a Macromedia Flash® (SWF) file.
    NOTE: You can convert a PC message to a Macromedia Flash (SWF) file by specifying its image size, sound quality, destination, and effect (fade in/slide in).
  • Adds the function to register JPEG image files other than those made with the Sony Visual IC recorder so they can be used with the Visual IC recorder.
    NOTE: JPEG image files made, or registered, with the Sony Visual IC recorder can be used as a Title Picture or a Bookmark.
  • Various operational issues with the software have been addressed.

Improvements over version 1.0:

  • Corrects an issue that may occur when trying to divide a message after the one hour point of the message.
  • Adds support for the Sony Visual and Voice Player software.
  • The following Import / Export functions are added:
    • VOISCAPE™ files can exported to VVF (Visual and Voice File) format that can be played with the Sony Visual and Voice Player software.
    • VVF files can be imported to VOISCAPE format.
    • With the Mail Transmission function, VOISCAPE files can be directly made into VVF files and attached to email.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

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

File Info

File Name

  • VVE1.2.01EUPGRADE.EXE

File Version

  • 1.2.01

File Size

  • 14.44 MB

Release Date

  • 09-06-2006

Before You Start


Important Notes
  • In order to install the Sony Visual and Voice Editor version 1.2.01 upgrade, Sony Visual and Voice Editor version 1.0 or 1.1 must already be installed on the computer.
  • If you are using Microsoft® Windows® 2000 or Windows XP operating system, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights during the installation of this upgrade.
  • 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


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 VVE1.2.01EUPGRADE.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 VVE1.2.01EUPGRADE.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "Visual and Voice Editor has been successfully installed" message, click "Finish".
  5. Restart the computer.

After the computer restarts, the installation of the Sony® Visual and Voice Editor Upgrade is complete.

Confirm a Successful Installation (optional)
  1. Start the Sony® Visual and Voice Editor software.
  2. On the menu bar, click "Help" and then click "About Visual and Voice Editor".
  3. If "Visual and Voice Editor Version 1.2.01.01120" is displayed in the dialog box, your upgrade is completed successfully.