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Forum: General Discussion 19 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
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Posted By jamesp5551
I wander if 2.2 will accept my licence key. Is...

I wander if 2.2 will accept my licence key. Is there any chance I can pull it off the restore discs. From pressing the power button to being in my profile took 48 seconds, not bad at all.
Forum: General Discussion 19 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
One of the programs I have the licence for Is...

One of the programs I have the licence for Is Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 but I didnt find it to download from Adobe
Forum: General Discussion 18 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Good pointers Greg and my keyboard seems back to...

Good pointers Greg and my keyboard seems back to normal. I was put off looking in that section of the Sony downloads as they were listed under Vista.
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
All the normal keys are working its the function...

All the normal keys are working its the function keys and specific sony keys that Im talking about.Its basically the whole top row of keys that dont do what they should. Some of the top row do do...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Where did you end up getting the new keyboard...

Where did you end up getting the new keyboard from? Actually not that it matters I was just curious. I am glad the original issue is now resolved. I would bet one of two things happened to the...
Forum: General Discussion 16 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I have now fitted the new keyboard which has...

I have now fitted the new keyboard which has fixed the original fault. I have managed to set the user folders to go to the E drive as default instead of C drive using option 2 of the tutorial as...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I have learned alot here and Im making use of the...

I have learned alot here and Im making use of the tutorials posted and Im going to be a regular on here. Maybe with the experience Im gaining and from the mistakes I have made I can help others. Im...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Greg after ur post 92 I was gob smacked when the...

Greg after ur post 92 I was gob smacked when the link you sent me to was the Sony site, but it did the trick and I'm bk to 5.9 on the the windows experience. I was trying to get my driver from...
Forum: General Discussion 11 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
since the downloads have finished and installed I...

since the downloads have finished and installed I would say speed is fine. I found the missing driver was for a Ricoh Memory Stick Controller, which is now installed. The windows experience score is...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I may have misunderstood one of ur earlier posts...

I may have misunderstood one of ur earlier posts about any missing drivers.I thought you meant from Sony. There must be something wrong as my windows experience is very low when it it used to be...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
find below drives tests 285402 285403 ...

find below drives tests
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I have been struggling getting anything from sony to install on my laptop. I can download stuff it goes to extract then seems to lock up the...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
285394 285395 here are the pics you asked...

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here are the pics you asked for from disc management
Forum: General Discussion 10 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I just Tried my local Sony Centre who gave me the...

I just Tried my local Sony Centre who gave me the repair line No. and would you believe they dont supply parts they want people to send the machine in for them to repair. The man I spoke to at the...
Forum: General Discussion 10 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I found disc management Thanks for the pointer. I...

I found disc management Thanks for the pointer. I managed to make the other 2 drives simple volumes and assigned them drive letters.The 2nd 64gb is now D drive and the 500gb HDD is now E drive. I...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Greg I would say you were looking for the right...

Greg I would say you were looking for the right keyboard as I mentioned the spec of the laptop I was using to post on here 3 posts after you were looking.
Forum: General Discussion 09 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Thank you for that and no apology needed as ur...

Thank you for that and no apology needed as ur trying to help me and that link you sent was for a uk based company so when I checked using ebay uk the postage was alot less. I will check with Sony...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Ok I have now put the other SSD and HDD drive bk...

Ok I have now put the other SSD and HDD drive bk in so I can scan them and check for errors. Raid Menu came bk once put the other drives so I was able to turn off RAID0 on the other SSD that had the...
Forum: General Discussion 09 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
sorry mohavepc nice try but they keyboard you...

sorry mohavepc nice try but they keyboard you found is for my working laptop. the laptop I'm after a keyboard for is a Sony Vaio VGN-AW31XY/Q or if you read label on the rear PCG-8152M.
If you can...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Did a quick search with the full model No. but no...

Did a quick search with the full model No. but no exact model joy so far. but they seem around 70 which sounds expensive.But I will try to salvage the old one if possible so will check it closely as...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I googled how to remove my keyboard including my...

I googled how to remove my keyboard including my make and model and got quite a few hits but nothing an exact match but I found a similar model on utube. To be fair it gave me some starting pointers...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Because of all the problems I had whilst doing...

Because of all the problems I had whilst doing the last and all previous installs with the laptop keyboard still attached I have now started a new clean install with it removed so fingers crossed.now...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Thanks Greg, but I have now removed the laptop...

Thanks Greg, but I have now removed the laptop keyboard and hey presto everything is back to normal. Ive looked closely at the keyboard and there is no signs of damage or spillage of any kind. I was...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
Nothing feels sticky and I'm the only user and...

Nothing feels sticky and I'm the only user and havnt spilled anything on it. If it was always the same a damaged or stuck key could have been a possibility but it changes in no particular order from...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
285126 these are the screen shots after I...

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these are the screen shots after I selected external drive for boot in the hope it would go to the usb drive to run the memory test

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I try to boot with usb plugged in and no matter...
Forum: General Discussion 08 Sep 2013
Replies: 112
Views: 11,315
Posted By jamesp5551
I was unable to run the RAM test possibly because...

I was unable to run the RAM test possibly because of the values I cant seem to change in BIOS to boot from ext drive to load from the usb. So ive tried all possible RAM removal and swap over tests...
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