WAIT - Read the Required Files section before downloading this file.

Required Downloads

Unless stated otherwise, the file listed below must be installed BEFORE the VAIO® Control Center Update (Windows 8 64bit) in order for it to work properly. If more than one Required file is listed, install them in the order presented on this page.

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:

  • SVD11213CXB
  • SVD11215CBB
  • SVD11215CDB
  • SVD11215CLB
  • SVD11215CXB
  • SVD11215CYB
  • SVD112190S
  • SVD112190X
  • SVD1121BPXB
  • SVD11223CXB
  • SVD11223CXS
  • SVD11225CBB
  • SVD11225CLB
  • SVD11225CXB
  • SVD11225CXS
  • SVD11225CYB
  • SVD11225PDB
  • SVD11225PXB
  • SVD112290S
  • SVD112290X
  • SVD1122APXB

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs an updated version of the VAIO Control Center software to resolve an issue where the screen is unable to rotate to 0-degrees after switching to PC mode.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 8 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • EP0000600656.exe

File Version

  • 6.1.2.01160 / 6.0.9.01160

File Size

  • 10.21 MB

Release Date

  • 02-20-2013

Before You Start


Important Notes

  • In order for this update to work properly, please install BIOS Update, Version R1063C7 (ISBSYS-00297137-1080.EXE). A link to the BIOS Update is available in the You May Need This section.
  • 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 EP0000600656.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 EP0000600656.exe file to begin the installation.
  4. At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
  5. If the "Select Language" screen appears, select the language you wish to use, and then click "OK".
  6. At the "Select Country" screen, select the country for this installation, and then click "Next".
  7. At the "VAIO Control Center Update Ver. 6.1.2.01160 / 6.0.9.01160" screen, click "Next".
  8. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I Agree" to continue with the installation.
  9. At the "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for VAIO Control Center" screen, click "Next".
  10. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, select "Yes, I want to restart my computer now", then click "Finish".

After the computer restarts, the installation of the VAIO Control Center Update is complete.