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Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos AM_itzh Expert Posts: 84 Registered: ‎11-12-2012 Message 3 of 5 (5,597 Views) Re: System Recovery Error: 333 On New Hybrid Seagate Momentus XT HDD+SSD drive I have tried pre-partitioning and formatting the drive as well.  I know the drive works - I can even install an eval version of windows 7 on the system and it As you know, today (2014) all disks in stocks have so called Advanced Format (AF). Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Get Social New Solutions Subject Author Purchased Vista Viao with XP VAIO - Upgrade, Backup, & More about the author

By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and to receive emails from Spiceworks. Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free. Help Desk » Inventory » Monitor » Community » The issue here is that if they come up with the thing that you have to purchase a Hard drisk from them to be compatible, then there another 250 from the

During Recovery process it will check for compatible device in your computer and if a specific device doesn't matches, then it won't proceed.There is nothing wrong with your hard disk drive Unfortunately, the recovery discs will only work for the traditional hard drive format which is 512bytes. I purchased a new on amazon, same capacity, same speed, diff vendor. Next, use some other utility (Acronis True Image, for example) to make copy of this HDD to a new, AF disk. (When I say "make copy", I assume "backup and restore

Sign me up Support by Sony Get Support Content on the Go!   Where To BuySee Retail Partners Sony Rewards Join Now Learn More Manage Account News & Info Press Releases Report Inappropriate Content Reply 1 Kudo doolittleb Enthusiast Posts: 2 Registered: ‎03-08-2013 Message 4 of 5 (5,548 Views) Re: System Recovery Error: 333 On New Hybrid Seagate Momentus XT HDD+SSD drive So I called sony and they will charge me 49.99 for support. Be sure that you make all necessary updates on OLD drive, BEFORE disk cloning!!!

Nothing wrong with your recovery discs. The old hd was tested at bestbuy when it first crashed and it crashes their system when they try to pull the data off it.   0 Pimiento They did release SVT series which have 24 to 32 GB SSD MLC hard drive along with traditional HDD.Error 333 is basically related to hard disk drive not recognized by the https://community.sony.com/t5/VAIO-Upgrade-Backup-Recovery/Recovery-Error-Code-333/td-p/15395 Text Quote Post |Replace Attachment Add link Text to display: Where should this link go?

The error number is not listed anywhere i can find on sony's site. searchclear input Televisions & Home Theater> Televisions Home Theater Projectors Blu-ray Disc & DVD Players View All Audio> Headphones Walkman Digital Music Players Wireless Speakers & Speaker Docks High-Resolution Audio View Yet everytime I try to execute a complete recovery, I get an error: 333 about 2% into the recovery.I have not been able to find any posts with this issue using Desirable way: Sony updates Recovery Utility, so it can recognize new AF disk, and that's it.

SONY Sony Sites Electronics PlayStation Entertainment Support Search Register | Sign In | Help All Discussion Boards Home Webcast Discussion General Inspiration International Support Videos & Podcasts Videos y Podcasts Product http://www.computing.net/answers/hardware/get-error-333-trying-to-restore-system-on-my-sony-vaio/84186.html I also think they have stopped selling the legacy formatted drives. Try to switch SATA controller modes through BIOS, if it's possible. Then I learned of the recovery discs and realized resetting the factory settings was a better way to go.

Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎01-12-2015 11:58 AM edited {1} I recently replaced the hard drive on http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-restore-complete-system-error-305-69.php VAIO - Upgrade, Backup, & Recovery CommunityCategoryBoardUsers turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible Please try to look for this hard driveformat. From Sony cost 58.

My way: Find (borrow) somewhere old, non-AF disk. Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos YuriF Moderator Posts: 1,351 Registered: ‎10-20-2014 Message 4 of 4 (909 Views) Re: restore complete system: error code 333 how to circumvent? [Edited] Options Mark For me I found the following solution:  Attempted cloning the failed hard drive using CloneZilla live linux CD.  Now although this failed it was successful in creating the partition table  meaning http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-restore-complete-system-error-320.php By creating an account, you're agreeing to our Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy Not a member?

In line with this, please provide us the specs of the new hard drive as well as the model/product name of your VAIO. I have run full hardware diags on the system with 0 errors. I did everything what was possible for me.

I reset the drive to all zeros and first got the error code 403.

Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos YuriF Moderator Posts: 1,351 Registered: ‎10-20-2014 Message 2 of 4 (915 Views) Re: restore complete system: error code 333 how to circumvent? May be it's just a program, that starts the recovery process from a hidden recovery partition on your old HDD? VAIO - Upgrade, Backup, & Recovery kuraudia my vaio reboots to a blank screen VAIO - Upgrade, Backup, & Recovery gaznhel Find More Solutions Top Tags VAIOrecoveryBIOSUpgrade recovery discRAMsony windows 7restoreram Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos Boban4000 Rookie Posts: 1 Registered: ‎02-03-2014 Message 5 of 5 (3,668 Views) Re: System Recovery Error: 333 On New Hybrid Seagate Momentus XT HDD+SSD drive

Professional Products - General Digital Paper Catalyst Software Large Sensor Cameras Large Sensor Cameras - Announcements F5 & F55 F65 F3 FS700 FS100 FS7 XDCAM XDCAM - Adobe XDCAM - Announcements I purchased a new, nearly identical copy of the hard drive to ensure a smooth recovery. If yes, it's highly appreciated if you could share the DVD. 0 Pimiento OP Chibits Dec 9, 2011 at 3:51 UTC 1st Post Error 333 points to a http://phabletkeyboards.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-restore-complete-system-error-319.php Please try runningHardware Diagnosticsand follow the steps carefully.

Sony Vaio Laptops   17 Replies Jalapeno OP DeadMorose Mar 2, 2011 at 8:25 UTC Didn't you try to reset BIOS to defaults? By the way, the new HDD is the same type\size\manufacturer? Thanks, Donna [email protected] 0 Pimiento OP DJS Sep 28, 2012 at 11:02 UTC I just now found out that the hard drive won't format because it is an Sony System Recovery Utility for old notebooks (before 2009), of course, does NOT recognize AF disks.