Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: I need to install windows 7 on SOny vaio

22 Apr 2010   #1

windows 7
I need to install windows 7 on SOny vaio

hii all,

i have windows 7 on my laptop sony vaio vpccw16fa & i heard there's no way to install windows xp on it coz this system not compatible with so i tried to install it but when i install i got death blue screen any idea?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Apr 2010   #2

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro

Did you format your drive before installing?? Also be sure to make recovery discs!! :)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Apr 2010   #3

windows 7

ye si did everything but still i cant install windows xp i have only windows 7
My System SpecsSystem Spec

22 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86

You need the WinXP drivers esp. the SATA hard disk drivers. Heres a tutorial from somebody who did it successfully.

Installing Windows XP over Windows Vista on a Sony Vaio Laptop
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 I need to install windows 7 on SOny vaio

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Sony Vaio wont charge battery after clean windows 7 install
Hello all, I hope someone here can help since i have searched the web far and wide for a solution but nothing seems to work. Okay so i will tell you what led up to this problem: I had a friend with an Sony Vaio SVF15A1C5E who from when he bought it had windows 8.1 installed. So he came to...
Cannot downgrade to install Windows 7 onto Sony VAIO SVE151J11M
Hi there all, My friend brought over his Sony Vaio SVE151J11M today as it would not load boot up (Windows 8), I have here a genuine copy of Windows 7 which I purchased a couple of years ago and the disc has been kept in immaculate condition but it will not install onto this laptop. ...
Installation & Setup
Need help/Unable to install Windows 7 64bit in Sony Vaio Laptop
Hi all, I have a brand new Sony S Series 15 SVS151290X that I recently bought and it came with Windows 8. I removed the internal HDD and replaced it with a fresh Samsung Series 830 256Gb SSD. The SSD is recognized as it show in BIOS. I'd like to install Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit onto it. I have an...
Installation & Setup
Cant Install Windows 7 On Sony Vaio NS110E
Hey EveryOne Im Trying To Install Clean Windows 7 On My Sony Vaio NS110E And I Get Erorr 0x080070570 During The Installation What Can I Do? I Format My Entire Hard Disc Included The Recovery Partition
Installation & Setup
Windows 7 Install on a Sony Vaio
Hello Everyone, I have a Sony Vaio VGN-Z590 that has 2 x 64 GB SSD hard disks that are arranged in a RAID 0 config. When installing Windows 7, the files are copied and the computer reboots, but when it reaches 85% on the Completing Installation screen, the laptop will power off. I have checked...
Installation & Setup

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:48.
Twitter Facebook Google+