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:

  • VGN-AW290
  • VGN-AW290C
  • VGN-AW290J/AH

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs the VAIO Edit Components software upgrade and provides support for the following editing functions and features for Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 software:
  • HD video editing and Proxy editing
  • Smart rendering
  • Encoding with the Sony® video codec
  • Upconversion from SD (standard definition) image quality to HD image quality
  • Support for x. v. Color mode
  • Various VAIO original video transitions
  • Provides the feature to export a high resolution picture file from a video
  • Support for 24 Mbps AVCHD file format
  • Provides the feature to export high quality unconverted pictures
  • Support for Windows 7
  • Support for Windows Vista® SP2 (Service Pack 2)
  • Support for Premiere Pro CS4 4.1 or newer
  • Support for Adobe Premiere Elements 8
  • Support for Export Click to Disc Editor Project' function
  • Support for AVC GPU encoding (NVIDIA Gfx which supports CUDA is required)

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7
  • Windows® 7 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • EP0000601265.exe

File Version

  • 7.2.00.11160

File Size

  • 49.22 MB

Release Date

  • 05-20-2010

Before You Start


Important Notes

  • This update is for models that have Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 and VAIO Edit Components versions 7 and above (License register required).
  • 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 to use 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 EP0000601265.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 EP0000601265.exe file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. At the "VAIO Edit Components Upgrade Program" 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 'VAIO Edit Components - InstallShield Wizard' screen, click 'Next'.
  8. At the "Finish" screen, click "Finish".

The installation of the VAIO Edit Components Upgrade Program is complete.