This update is required if you have performed a clean install of the Windows 7 operating system (i.e., installed from a commercial, off-the-shelf, version rather than using the Recovery Wizard or Recovery Media).
Please install AFTER installing the VAIO Control Center software. This update is required if you have performed a clean install of the Windows 7 operating system (i.e., installed from a commercial, off-the-shelf, version rather than using the Recovery Wizard or Recovery Media).
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 installs the originally shipped version of the VAIO® Control Center software.
- Windows® 7 64-bit
- 51.12 Mb
Before You Start
- IMPORTANT: In order for this installation to install and function properly, please note the following:
- If you have performed a clean install of the Windows® 7 operating system, please ensure that all original device drivers from the Sony® support site have been installed on the computer.
- If you have performed a clean install of the Windows 7 operating system, please install in order, the Sony Shared Library, VAIO Control Center, and VAIO Power Management. Links to these files are available in the "You Need This" section of this page.
- 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
- Download the EP0000552233.exe file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
- Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the EP0000552233.exe file to begin the installation.
- At the "User Account Control" screen, click "Yes".
- Please follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
- Restart the computer.
After the computer restarts, the installation of the VAIO Control Center software is complete.