I am not trying to boot the Recovery disks anymore since Sony put so many constraints in the type of HD that can be installed on this computer, and I just Marcelo August 15, 2011 I've bought a VPCF13WFX Sony Vaio notebook, and am in the need of the media DVDs to restore the system back to the default settings. I begged SONY for a recovery CD while we were under warranty and they said that the partition recovery would work just fine. In any case, my laptop is up and running and I'm re-installing the software to get it to a usabe state again. More about the author
Add your answer Source Submit Cancel Report Abuse I think this question violates the Community Guidelines Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members,show more I think this question violates You can only upload a photo (png, jpg, jpeg) or a video (3gp, 3gpp, mp4, mov, avi, mpg, mpeg, rm). Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean Sign Up Home > VAIO Computers > VAIO - Upgrade, Backup, & Recovery > Vaio Recovery Error 332 Windows 7 Reply Topic H: 100 MB Raw Health Primary Partition, and I:455 GB Raw Healthy Primary Partition. - Disk unusable. http://community.sony.com/t5/VAIO-Upgrade-Backup-Recovery/How-to-fix-error-332-when-using-Recovery-Disks-and-new-hard/m-p/161799
Do you think that I have damaged recovery disk or is the problem in the computer? I opened that disc and i saw 4.33 GB is written, fine, but i dint know what to do now 🙁 The OS is Windows Home Basic and the laptop VPCEG35EN Also, does F11 actually restore the computer, even without the recovery discs.
Any suggestions? And I got the same result.I tought that the recovery discs were corrupted andImade another recovery disks. I tried every possible option on the recovery disk. An image is basically a clone of the drive.
So. You should be able to login as Administrator and then go into the control panel and create a new user account. The hard drive I am installing is 500 GB Sata II and yes it says Advanced Format.2. Can anybody help me diagnose the problem?
This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system. Dave September 13, 2011 Sarah, were you given an Applications DVD? michar June 30, 2011 Here's an update. Would inserting a recovery media help.
Thanks Dave November 28, 2011 I couldn't find that model in their support section. http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-7/error-code-332-restoring-sony-vaio-to-factory-condition/16924.html I have a feeling they didn't actually wipe it and then re-install. recorded sound. says he can't retrieve my images 'cuz the laptop motherboard is damaged? 6 answers I think my laptop is possessed? 19 answers Terms Privacy AdChoices RSS MenuExperts Exchange Browse BackBrowse Topics
Any ideas? my review here The solution to the 333 error is this: you will need a hard drive with 512 byte sectors. I lost my recovery cd and original windows. TimO November 2, 2011 Hi there, When you say "wiped" the c: drive do you mean formatted it to the 250GB or just the c part?
The recovery process for windows 7 stops at 4% and the error 332 is displayed that asks for reboot. Dave November 29, 2011 If your computer is only two years old, you should be able to restore it via the recovery partition, yes. Trending LAPTOP BATTERY? 18 answers I need a strong ip for my laptop? 17 answers Why is it taking 6 hours for Kaspersky to do a full scan? 10 answers More http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-error-code-305.php I have been unable to create Recovery Discs, even after 2 visits to Sony Customer Care.
Or read our other Sony computer tutorials. However, I verified via a boot O.S. Shankar putta November 8, 2011 Hi I have Sony lap and I don't have recovery disk how can I get factory settings.
Did you read the links in the middle of that webpage? "I don't think I can make recovery discs from it" It will not hurt to try. CONTINUE READING Join & Write a Comment Already a member? dbert August 1, 2012 Which of the four partitions can I safely delete? PLZ HELP!!!!!
Fact is: I need the media to restore back te note to original setup. I didn't prepare a recovery media, because I didn'n know about it. Would should I do? navigate to this website You can only upload videos smaller than 600MB.
How can i get recovery cd? I had it fixed (removed and changed hard disk) now i m having trouble putting Vaio care is there somewhere online i can find ? I've done some googling and many other people have reported similar issues with Vaio PCs after upgrading their HDD to significantly larger sizes.That being said, I'm fairly convinced that the 332 I have all my disks, im trying to restore, and when disk one ends at 23%, it tells me to put disk 2 in and continue.
Running the recovery disks puts the system back the way it was. Solved Sony Vaio Recovery Partition Posted on 2013-03-15 Windows 7 1 Verified Solution 8 Comments 2,291 Views Last Modified: 2013-03-19 I'm trying to reload a laptop (Sony Vaio VGN-NW240F, Windows 7) Suggested Solutions Title # Comments Views Activity How can I get a Windows 7 Pro guest O/S to connect to the network in Hyper-V on Server 2008 R2? 16 49 45d Sorry to hear about that.
Sony suggests I go back to Best Buy and exchange my new 4K HDD for an older 512 HDD. The first link, I don't think I can make recovery discs from it, because I was looking at that option, so I'm just trying to load from the recovery partition. 0 Best Buy is still looking if they have any. I am unable to log on as the screen freezes at starting windows.
The gave me a note saying ‘SONY VAIO VGN - T231WM (model PCG - 4N1M) RECOVERY DISKS' I don't know if that's enough information for you to be able to help, But if you really feel you need it, you might be able to get it online in their support section.