20 Most Recent Sony VAIO VGN-S460 Notebook Questions & Answers

I am sorry but fixya has no wiring diagrams for downloading.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Nov 30, 2018

It may be that your machine can not handle a drive of that size. When I replace hard drives I always try to replace them with the size they came with just in case they do not support a larger size.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Nov 30, 2018

First remove the battery and plug in your power adapter and see if the units operates correctly. If so then replace the smart battery. IF not then you may have a issue with the DC to DC converter inside the computer, at which time its time for service, also check sonys websites answer forum for more information on this problem.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Nov 30, 2018

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Sony VAIO... | Answered on Nov 30, 2018

17/9/2012 was 7 years ago not 3 months

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Aug 23, 2017

Follow this procedure to enable the special buttons or function keys on the computer or keyboard in the Microsoft® Windows® XP operating system.
  • If software has been installed for use with a third-party keyboard or mouse, uninstall the software to ensure there are no conflicts.
  • On AMD™ or Transmeta™ processor-based computers, the function keys are hardware controlled and not controlled by a hot-key utility.
  • The volume button, brightness key, and disc eject button on some computers will not work if the HotKey Utility application is not running.
  • The Magnify button and the Fn keys will not function properly before the operating system has finished starting.
  • The setting may not be saved if the ESC key is used to close the Fn display. Press the ENTER key or allow the Fn display to close automatically to save the setting.
  1. Click the Start button, then click Run .
  2. In the Run window, next to Open , type MSCONFIG .
  3. Press the ENTER key.
  4. In the System Configuration Utility window, click the Startup tab.
  5. On the Startup tab, under Startup Item , ensure that there is a check in the HKserv checkbox. NOTE: If HKserv is missing, reinstall the HotKey Utility application and the Sony Utilities Library.
  6. Click the OK button.
  7. In the System Configuration box, click the restart button.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on May 05, 2014

Go to www.sony.com and go to support and then downloads. When you are there, provide the name and the model of your laptop so that you can find the appropriate drivers for your laptop. Its very easy to do. If you are not sure of what i am talking about, then just go on google and type download drivers for sony (Model of your laptop)

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Aug 23, 2013

Run memory test. if memory test ok then problem with window, reinstall.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Aug 17, 2013

It is required to install the hard disk SATA drivers in the computer first. Download and extract the SATA drivers in a floppy drive, hard drive or CD on a different computer. Then, retsrt the computer by having the Windows XP disc inserted and beging the setup. During the setup process press the F6 key and enter>enter and then install the SATA drivers. Then, continue with the further setup process.
Select Windows XP Operating System and install the SATA drivers. Once, the SATA drivers are successfully installed you can continue with the further setup process with out errors.
You can also view a complete set of instructions on downgrading to the Windows XP Operating System and installing the SATA drivers.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Jan 28, 2013

Check drivers.

Right click My Computer > Manage. Device Manager > Display Adapters. Do you have any Unknown Devices listed, with a ? Installing the drivers might identify and resolve.

Download and execute.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Oct 08, 2012

go to the setup (bios) and disable the password, and start ON again.

God bless you

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Oct 03, 2012

you can disable the password in the setup, turn off, and again turn ON and go to the setup (bios) and fix it.
God bless you

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Oct 03, 2012

I need sound driver and Modem driver for my SONY VAIO Model Number PCG-4f6p

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Sep 03, 2012

Windows migration tool search for it in xp for sure it exists not too sure after xp

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Aug 01, 2012

You maybe able to get one from this WEB site.
LCD screens and Inverterswww.lcdparts.net

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Jul 27, 2012

Boot in Safe Mode and uninstall the antivirus or better restore the system to a time before antivirus installation.

Sony VAIO... | Answered on Apr 24, 2012

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