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:

  • VPCL211FX
  • VPCL212FX
  • VPCL213FX
  • VPCL214FX
  • VPCL215FD
  • VPCL215FL
  • VPCL215FX
  • VPCL216FX
  • VPCL218FX
  • VPCL2190X
  • VPCL21AFX
  • VPCL21BFX
  • VPCL21SFX
  • VPCL222FX
  • VPCL223FX
  • VPCL224FD
  • VPCL224FX
  • VPCL225FB
  • VPCL225FL
  • VPCL2290X
  • VPCL22CFX
  • VPCL22DFX
  • VPCL22SFX

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs an updated version of the VAIO Event Service Update software to resolve an issue where high CPU usage reduces computer performance.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • SOAVES-00275844-1040.EXE

File Version

  • 5.5.7.09060

File Size

  • 12.99 MB

Release Date

  • 11-26-2012

Before You Start


Important Notes

  • 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 SOAVES-00275844-1040.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 SOAVES-00275844-1040.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 "VAIO Event Service Update Ver. 5.5.7.09060" 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 "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for VAIO Event Service" screen, click "Next".
  9. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, leave the default check in the box for "Yes, I want to restart my computer", then click "Finish".

After the computer restarts, the installation of the VAIO Event Service Update is complete.