Applicable Models

This information is for the following models:
  • VGN-FS93G
  • VGN-FS93S

About this download

This program will upgrade the firmware of SONY DVD+/-RW Drive DW-Q58A-VS to Ver.UFY2-2. The improvement in this version is as below:

1. Supports reading of DVD+R DL 8cm media.

Available Downloads:
SONY DVD+/-RW Drive DW-Q58A-VS F/W UFY2-2 update program
File name: SOFOPD-01178401-UN.exe
File size: 988 KB

File Info

File Name

  • To install SONY DVD+/-RW Drive DW-Q58A-VS F/W UFY2-2 update program

File Version

  • UFY2-2

File Size

  • 0.98MB

Release Date

  • 2006-11-17

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.  Please ensure Whether your Optical Driver is SONY DVD+/-RW Drive DW-Q58A-VS first.

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

 3.  Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the  SOFOPD-01178401-UN.exe file.

 4.  Follow the instructions displayed in the installation wizard.

 5.  After installation is completed, please restart the computer.

To check if the updating is successful

 1.  Double-click SOFOPD-01178401-UN.exe again.

 2.  If the installation is successful, the message This DVD drive does not need update. will appear.