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My default hard disk got formatted and i lost all the software and drivers that come with my sony vaio (VGN-CR42S).i'm now looking for way to back those software and the drivers.these include:vaio click to disc,vaio movie story,vaio music box,vaio media plus,adobe premiere elements 4.0,adobe photo shop elements 6.0 and so on.i'll greatly appreciate it if these drivers and softwares can be restored.thanks. VGN-CR343N My hard disc got formatted and I lost all the software that came with it.How do I get them back

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If it hadn't been formatted, most Sony Vaio systems will have a VAIO recovery wizard which can be used to create a set of CDs called the Recovery Media Kit that will enable you to do a system recovery on your Sony VAIO machine. If you are lucky enough to know someone with the same model computer you could make a set from their system.

Otherwise, you can call Sony at 1-800-488-SONY to have them send you the disks for a small fee.

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Sometimes there is a back-up partition on a hard drive that is setup by pre-loaded software. if you boot your computer by holding F11 or in some compuers F12 it will go to a restore to factory default software.

Hope this works for you!

Posted on May 30, 2009

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