Applicable Models

This information is for the following models:
  • VGN-UX17TP
  • VGN-UX17GP

About this download

This program will upgrade VAIO Event Service to Ver. and the following symptoms have been resolved.
1. Some monitors cannot be used via the VGA port.
2. Plug & Display may not work sometimes.
3. Issues are observed in Wireless setting.

Available Downloads:
VAIO Event Service update program Ver.2.3
File name: SOAVES-01205102-UN.exe
File size: 3.96 MB (4,158,232 bytes)

File Info

File Name

  • To install VAIO Event Service update program Ver.2.3

File Version


File Size

  • 3.96MB

Release Date

  • 2006-07-03

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 reference later).

 2. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click SOAVES-01205102-UN.exe.

 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\VAIO Event Service.

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