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:

  • VPCCA37FL
  • VPCCA390L
  • VPCCA390X
  • VPCCA3AFX
  • VPCCB32FD
  • VPCCB37FD
  • VPCCB390X
  • VPCCB3AFX
  • VPCF231FD
  • VPCF232FX
  • VPCF233FX
  • VPCF234FD
  • VPCF234FX
  • VPCF235FD
  • VPCF236FM
  • VPCF237FX
  • VPCF2390S
  • VPCF2390X
  • VPCF23AFX
  • VPCF23BFX
  • VPCF23CGX
  • VPCF23EFX
  • VPCF23JFX
  • VPCL231FX
  • VPCL232FX
  • VPCL233GX
  • VPCL234FX
  • VPCL235FD
  • VPCL235FL
  • VPCL235FX
  • VPCL236FX
  • VPCL237FD
  • VPCL237FX
  • VPCL2390X
  • VPCL23AFX
  • VPCL23BFX
  • VPCL23CFX
  • VPCSA31FX
  • VPCSA31GS
  • VPCSA31GX
  • VPCSA33GS
  • VPCSA33GX
  • VPCSA35GB
  • VPCSA35GL
  • VPCSA35GX
  • VPCSA390S
  • VPCSA390X
  • VPCSA3AFX
  • VPCSA3AGX
  • VPCSA3BGX
  • VPCSA3CGX
  • VPCSA3DGX
  • VPCSA3EGX
  • VPCSA3SGX
  • VPCSB31FD
  • VPCSB31FX
  • VPCSB33GX
  • VPCSB35FB
  • VPCSB35FL
  • VPCSB35FX
  • VPCSB390L
  • VPCSB390S
  • VPCSB390X
  • VPCSB3AFX
  • VPCSC31FM
  • VPCSE13FD
  • VPCSE13FX
  • VPCSE15FB
  • VPCSE15FD
  • VPCSE15FL
  • VPCSE16FX
  • VPCSE17FX
  • VPCSE190L
  • VPCSE190S
  • VPCSE190X
  • VPCSE1AFX
  • VPCSE1BFX
  • VPCSE1CFX
  • VPCSE1CGX
  • VPCSE1DGX
  • VPCZ21SHX
  • VPCZ21TGX
  • VPCZ2290S
  • VPCZ2290X
  • VPCZ22AGX
  • VPCZ22UGX

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility installs an updated version of the VAIO Update Download Feature Improvement patch which enables ActiveX control in order to retrieve and check the URL of the host Web page.

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 7 64-bit

File Info

File Name

  • SOAVUD-00260143-1040.EXE

File Version

  • 1.0

File Size

  • 5.59 MB

Release Date

  • 11-02-2011

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 8proceeding.
  2. Download the SOAVUD-00260143-1040.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 SOAVUD-00260143-1040.EXE file to begin the installation.
  4. If the "User Account Control" screen appears, 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 Update Download Feature Improvement Update Program Ver. 1.0" 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 Update" screen, click "Next".
  10. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, click "Finish".
  11. At the "Finish" screen, click "Finish".

The installation of the VAIO Update Download Feature Improvement Patch is complete.