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About this download

This program will upgrade DVgate Plus from 2.0.x.x and 2.1.x.x to and the following symptoms has been fixed:
1. Sometimes MPEG files read from DVD cannot be played back properly with Windows Media Player.
2. At most 100 HDV files can be added to clip list.

Note: To use DVgate Plus properly, the following components are needed.

1.Sony Shared Library  must be installed.
2.PictureGear Studio Ver.2.0 or later is required to enable label printing function.
3.Giga Pocket Ver.5.5 or later is required to enable Video Capsule editing function.
4.Click to DVD Ver.1.3 or later is required to enable outputting Click to DVD Project file function.

Available Downloads:
BIOS Ver.R0080X6 update program
File name: dvgate_plus_2201_cht.exe
File size: 19.5 MB (20,453,624 bytes)

File Info

File Name

  • To install DVgate Plus Ver. update program

File Version


File Size

  • 19.5MB

Release Date

  • 2005-12-27

System Requirements

  • Windows XP


IMPORTANT: Before proceeding with the upgrade, disconnect all external hardware devices, including PC Cards etc.
Note: Before proceeding, ensure that the VAIO computer is operated using the supplied AC adapter.
Note: Save all data/files and close all running programs.



 1.  Download the file to a temporary or download directory (Please note this directory for refrence later).

 2.  Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click dvgate_plus_2201_cht.exefile

 3.  Follow the instructions displayed in the installation wizard.

 4.  After installation is completed, please restart the computer.
To check if the updating is successful

 1.  Go to Window Explorer, locate the Version.txt file in C:\Program Files\Sony\DVgate Plus.

 2.  If the installation is successful, a text will be displayed.

 3.  If the above version number is not displayed, please reinstall the update program again.