BIOS Upgrade R0104K5 for Sony VAIOPCG-FX201/FX301.


This update program allows you to upgrade the BIOS.

Please follow the instructions carefully to avoid any problems during the download and installation processes.

  1. Download instructions:

    1. Create a new folder namedDownload.
    2. Download theBios Upgradefile from your models download section into theDownloadfolder.
    3. ClickViewand selectDetailsto check the size of the driver - If the size is the same as that mentioned on theDownloadpage, your download has been successfully completed.
    4. If the size is different, delete the file you have downloaded and restart the download.
    5. TheBios_R0104K5.exefile you have downloaded is a self extracting file.
    6. Go toC:\Downloadand double-clickBios_R0104K5.exe.
    7. At theUnzip to folderfield the locationC:\Bioswill appear.
    8. ClickUnzip, click OK and then clickClose.

  2. Create the BIOS update floppy:

    1. Turn on your VAIO and start up Windows Millennium.
    2. Insert a blank floppy disk in the floppy disk drive.
    3. Go toC:\Bios.
    4. Double-clickcrisdisk.bat
    5. When prompted, press a key to continue.
    6. Press ENTER to format the floppy disk.
    7. Label your diskBIOS, and press Enter.
    8. When promptedQuickformat Another (Y/N)pressN.
    9. When prompted, press a key to continue.
    10. The program will copy some files. When prompted, press a key to continue.
    11. The BIOS Update disk has been created. When prompted, press a key to continue.
    12. Remove the disk from the floppy disk drive and press a key to finish the procedure.

  3. BIOS update instructions:
  4. Warning:

    Before starting please ensure that your VAIO is connected to the external power source using the AC adapter. Do not remove the power or the floppy disk from the floppy disk drive while the BIOS upgrade is in process. Do not stop the BIOS upgrade procedure while it is in progress. Any of the above could severely damage your system.

    1. Start your VAIO with the BIOS Update CD or floppy disk inserted.
    2. A screen will appear with the questionDo you want to update the BIOS [Y/N]
    3. PressY.
    4. This will start the BIOS upgrade process.
    5. When this process is completed the system will restart.
    6. Eject the floppy disk or CD once you have finished the BIOS update (the Sony Logo will appear) otherwise the BIOS Update process will start again.

  5. How to check the BIOS version:

    1. Start up your VAIO.
    2. Press F2 to enter the BIOS Setup when the Sony logo appears
    3. Confirm that the BIOS version isR0104K5in the BIOS Setup.
    4. Press F10 to exit the BIOS Setup, Press Enter to confirm.
    5. After this your system will restart.

Informacije o datoteci

Naziv datoteke

  • R0104K5.exe

Arhitektura datoteke

  • 32 bit

Veličina datoteke

  • 325 Kb

Datum izdavanja

  • 24-10-2001