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:
About this download
Benefits and improvementsThis utility updates the HES-V1000 software to version 1.09.065, and provides the following benefits:
Improvements over software version 1.08.059:
- Enhanced playback compatibility with certain BD-ROM format discs.
- Improves BD-Java compatibility to enhance interactivity with some BD-ROM discs.
Benefits provided by previous updates and included in version 1.09.065:
- The One Touch Backup function is added.
- Improves the Graphical User Interface (GUI) by providing additional information regarding the discs in a CD, DVD, or BD-ROM multiple disc set (including the "disc number" and "total discs" for the set).
Note: Multiple disc set information will not be updated automatically in your HES-V1000. To take advantage of this new feature, you must manually register the discs after the firmware update is complete. To learn how to manually register the discs, please refer to page 33 the Operating Instructions.
- Windows Vista®
- Windows Vista® 64-bit
- Windows® 2000
- Windows® 7
- Windows® 7 64-bit
- Windows® Me
- Windows® XP
- Windows® XP MCE
- 65.77 MB
Before You Start
Download & Install
There are three ways to obtain the HES-V1000 software update.
If you have questions or require assistance, please contact Sony Support at 1-877-531-SONY (7669).
The Network Update operation is straightforward, so it is highly recommended that you use the Network Update method to update the HES-V1000 software.
If you cannot connect the HES-V1000 to your Internet source, please use the disc update method.
The instructions below are for how to install the software update using a disc. The steps are the same whether you downloaded the software and created the disc, or whether you ordered the disc from Sony.