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How to change hard drive on Sony VGN-A417M - Sony VAIO VGN-N130G/W Notebook

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Most hard drives are easy to get at, not on this model tho. If you follow this link. At the top of the screen click on next for each of the stages or use the drop down menu. Site was a bit sluggish when I went on to check so be patient with it.


http://laptoplogic.com/resources/detail.php?id=43&part=resource&page=1

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Posted on Sep 15, 2008

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Western Digital Scorpio WD5000BEVT Mobile Hard Drive - 500GB, 2.5", looks nice. I haven't seen any larger yet.

http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=4322423&CatId=1277

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

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SOURCE: How can I remove the hard drive from my Sony Notebook VGN A690 ?

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Posted on Apr 09, 2009

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The hard drive is inside of the laptop and not accessible from the outside. The way to get to the hard drive is to take out all the screws from the bottom of the laptop, take the keyboard out and there may be some screws there that need to be removed. The dvd drive needs to come out and where the dvd drive normally is, check for screws there.

At this point you can remove the top cover assembly and you will see the hard drive. Remove the screws that are holding the hard drive in place and then it will come out.

Posted on Nov 30, 2009

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SOURCE: How to change hard drive on Sony VGN-N130G?

I need the model number printed on the front of your case, VGN-N130G does not exsist on the sony web support page. http://support.vaio.sony.eu/computing/vaio/index.aspx?l=en_GB

Usually there is a cover under your laptop that is marked.
Remove 1 or 2 screws and your harddrive should just slide out.

Posted on Jul 14, 2010

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Hi, own a Sony Vaio VGN P530H with hardisk Toshiba MK6028GAL damaged. as forced to replace unit, wonder could install a higher capacity? Brand & model if available please!!! thanks to all of you!!!


The VAIO VGN-T350 is a notebook computer designed and distributed by Sony.
The hard drive on your Sony VAIO VGN-T350, which is the unit that stores data, consists of many clusters of data that can be rewritten with new data.
If you are looking for a memory capacity upgrade, or if your old hard drive is having errors, it's time for an upgrade.
Upgrading the hard drive on your Sony VAIO will require the use of a screwdriver and will take you about 30 minutes to complete.

Turn off your Sony VAIO VGN-T350 and remove the power cord and any other peripheral components.
Turn over your Sony VAIO VGN-T350 and locate the hard drive chamber on the bottom of your laptop. It will be clearly labeled.

Use the screwdriver to remove the screw holding the lid in place.
Gently lift the hard drive and its cage away from your laptop and disconnect the data cord.
Remove the four screws located at the corners, and then remove your old hard drive from its cage.
Place your new internal laptop hard drive into the cage and replace the screws.
Connect the data cord to your new hard drive and place your new hard drive into its chamber.
Close the lid and replace the screw to complete the operation.
http://www.fonerbooks.com/laptop_1.htm
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rg_GvaMunas
Sony Vaio Hard Drive Replacement
This might not be your specific laptop it might give you an insight into the hard drive installation.

Ebay this hard drive should fit there are smaller capacity drives that will be compatible.
http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/New-500GB-Sata-Hard-Disk-Hdd-for-Sony-VAIO-PCG-3H2L-VGN-P530H-VGN-SR410J-B-/190882270487?pt=US_Internal_Hard_Disk_Drives&hash=item2c71784d17

500GB Sata Hard Disk Hdd for Sony VAIO PCG-3H2L VGN-P530H VGN-SR410J/B

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Replace hard drive on sony VGN-SZ760N laptop


It's not so easy here's a video tutorial...
http://videosift.com/video/Why-I-will-never-buy-a-Sony-laptop-try-to-replace-the-HD?loadcomm=1

If you just need to recover the data use an online data recovery service like http://FreeDataRecovery.us

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Sony vaio a417m wont boot


If you only want to enter BIOS then you can try the below keys .


Sony - VAIO, PCG-Series, VGN-Series
  • Press F1, F2 or F3 after turning on the computer.

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I need driver veb camera vgn-sz-75gn


You can download the WEBcam and device drivers from the Sony WEB site.
Select your model notebook and the Windows drivers you require. Please click on this link to the Sony support WEB site :-
http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/select-system.pl?PRODTYPE=1,24,72&DIRECTOR=DRIVER

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I wish to install new Memory slot in my sony laptop VGN-A417M, Where is it situated in my laptop and how do I get into it. Thank you


located on the bottom of you pc its a small panel with the ram symbol on it it's held with a phillips screw or 2 turn off your pc take out your battery then hold onto to something to drown out any static from your body then they are held by small clips on both ends of the stick they will pop up on a 45% angle then remove, replace and enjoy and try to match speeds of ram for better performance hope this helps

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Sony VGN-TX750P laptop Operating System not found message


try seating the hard drive, the HDD might have been loosened when you changed the part.

Hope it helps!

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Replace hard driveon a Sony VGN-SZ250P


This is the link to the disassemble manual for your laptop. When you bring the link up, make sure to make a copy for yourself, it is free and in PDF format, do you need either adobe acrobat or foxit reader to open the file. scroll down the header on the left to HDD, that is the hard drive area. Good luck, ParrotHead PC Repair

http://tim.id.au/laptops/sony/vgn-sz.pdf

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Ethernet drivers for sony vgn-fs115m


Hey MIDO Try This Tool

VAIO Launcher 1.4.11 Update Program


This program will update VAIO Launcher pre-installed on the VAIO model listed below.

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This update resolves the problem of registered applications not launching from the VAIO Launcher toolbar.
Note: This program requires VAIO Zone 1.2.05 or later. If your VAIO model comes with VAIO Zone 1.2.02, you must first update VAIO Zone before running this program.
Download and installation
1. Download the file SOAVZN-01028300-UN.exe and save it to a download directory
2. Close all running applications
3. Go to the download directory and double-click SOAVZN-01028300-UN.exe
4. The InstallShield wizard starts
5. Click Next and wait while setup is installing the new software
6. Click Finish when the installation is complete

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