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:

  • VPCEE21FX
  • VPCEE22FX
  • VPCEE23EB
  • VPCEE23EL
  • VPCEE23FD
  • VPCEE23FX
  • VPCEE25FB
  • VPCEE25FX
  • VPCEE26FX
  • VPCEE27FL
  • VPCEE27FM
  • VPCEE28FX
  • VPCEE29FX
  • VPCEE31FX
  • VPCEE32FD
  • VPCEE32FX
  • VPCEE33EL
  • VPCEE33FX
  • VPCEE34FX
  • VPCEE35FX
  • VPCEE37FL
  • VPCEE37FX
  • VPCEE3WFX
  • VPCEE41FD
  • VPCEE41FX
  • VPCEE42FX
  • VPCEE43EB
  • VPCEE43EL
  • VPCEE43FB
  • VPCEE43FD
  • VPCEE43FX
  • VPCEE44FM
  • VPCEE45FB
  • VPCEE45FX
  • VPCEE46FX
  • VPCEE47FB
  • VPCEE47FL
  • VPCEE47FX

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility updates the Picture Motion Browser VAIO Edition Settings to resolve an issue where the Picture Motion Browser application may hang or freeze when a CD is inserted into an Optiarc optical disk drive.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • SOAPMB-00243943-1042.EXE

File Version

  • 1.0.01.08240A

File Size

  • 1.39 MB

Release Date

  • 02-22-2011

Before You Start


Important Notes

  • This driver is intended only for models with Picture Motion Browser VAIO Edition version 5.1 installed.
  • 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 & 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 SOAPMB-00243943-1042.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 SOAPMB-00243943-1042.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  6. At the "PMB VAIO Edition Settings Update Ver. 1.0.01.08240A" 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".
  9. At the "Important" screen, click "OK", then shut down your computer to complete the update.

The installation of the Picture Motion Browser VAIO Edition Settings Update is complete.