Sony posted BIOS updates for many models to enable VT. Some showed up in US site, like FW590 ... others are listed in oversea.
Like the FW290J that I have, can use R1100Y0 BIOS update. Basically look for last 2 characters of your ... a link from oversea:
1 IDE DVD RW
I am in a puzzling situation. I would like to enable ACHI but I don't know which one.
First option is under Main tab -> SATA ... It doesn't work when I enable it. My computer restart automatically. Maybe no AHCI driver during XP bootup?
The second option is under ...
... the laptop does not boot anymore. No sony logo, no access to bios.
Is there any way to recover this ?
If I send it back to Sony, they will probably just change motherboard, right ?
And I guess that this void the warranty too, ... a USB floppy disk would work ? Is sony AMI bios capable of this ...
I`ve tried to flash INSYDE h2o bios with unlocked functions , when i made it with windows 7 ... flashing bios and cant get to work.
i`ve downloaded from sony site bios (exe file) and ... (facp) , ive tried phlash6 too , and it type mi "bios is corupted". I cant flash anything. Linux are ...
I have a toshiba l645-s4102 and i was going through the bios menu and i saw an option that said to make start up time faster by taking the biosoption away. So anyways i want to know how i would be able to re-enable that without the bios menu because the bios menu option is ...
Would it be possible to mod the MX6955 bios to add an AHCIoption? I've tried to follow a few guides for unhiding options in phoenix bios, but I haven't come across anything relating to AHCI. If it's going to take more than simply unhiding it, I'm guessing it's more trouble than its worth.
... again due to some files/drivers missing. when i ran the cd to copy files. when rebooted for installation it wasn't installed. it say "the bios memory options ie caching or shadowing should disabled for me to continue the setup process. thaks in advance!
... not go to the login, rather has an error message about the IRQL driver and recommending that I disable the bios memory options such as caching or shadowing.
If I am in safe mode, I can use most programs and the internet.
Any thoughts? I feel like ...
... my 9400/E1705 I was always sad for not having the AHCIoption available in the BIOS.
This was asked for so many times:
- "Notebooks BIOS ... ?id=087700000000Zg5AAE
In the Sony forum, they have found a way to activate these options even if they're not present in the BIOS:
How to Enable Intel VT ...
the new sony vaios (like sr and fw but i think others) have no phoenix bios;
they have an ami aptio bios
whit an official utility [for dos, win ... extract rom and reflash [i've done it], but i did not find an utility to modify optionssony disables vt and also some other features, anybody ...
... a password!! I have a Vaio S560P/B. I was in the process of enabling my system BIOS password (with my 1 yr. old baby next ... my password. Sony support said that they don't have a "default" password, and they want me to ship it to them so the can "disassemble" it a little. Do I have any other options? ...
... /SATA the controller itself gives me an option to enable disable NCQ for each drive that supports it.
In my BIOS I am using the IDE setting not the AHCIoption (nor RAID). I read that if I want to enable NCQ I must use the AHCI feature of my board ( ...
Nvidia Registry Patch (enables brightness ... Companion Software.
You can use this if you are using 64bit or 32bit.
I think Sony gave up on their own utility and decided ... systems that refuse to even boot into bios. Many have bought Sony notebooks off eBay ...
... POST process than it should. In the following video, you can see that after the Intel Option ROM display, there is an extended time ... CMOS battery for several hoursEvaluated both clean and Sony recovery Windows 7 builds
And ... finally, here is how I'm running the machine:Feature enabledBIOS (slow POST's ...
... . Normally the Winphlash as supplied by Sony will only allow the flash firmware option, but I enabled the backup option also via ... the same application.
Can anyone offer any suggestions? It looks like the R0052N7 BIOS is a different size to the R0091N7. Is there a way which I can determine what the ...
I've been trying to enableAHCI mode for full SATA support on my machine and haven't been able to load the AHCI driver in ... for IDE mode (no NCQ etc), and there is no option in the BIOS to switch it to AHCI. As far as I can tell, if there's no setting in the BIOS, AHCI is permanently disabled, and ...
... one. I really want to set her storage mode to AHCI when I install it for her, but there's no option in the BIOS to do so.
Has anyone ran into this issue or know how I can successfully get AHCI drivers enabled for her with a clean Windows 7 install without the option in the BIOS?
... I read the post of bob12x about finding and enabling string in my bios ROM files.
However ... phoenix rom editor.
My question is : Is anyone nice enough to enable that option in my bios ?
HEre's the link to ... bios file :
DV2713CA F.28 BIOS
There are many AHCIenable/disable strings, ...
... there possibly some AHCI settings in the bios? (Sony's website does not mention AHCI when installing XP, nor are there any AHCIoptions visible in the bios.) Any help would be greatly appreciated!
Thank you so much for your time. Please have a great day!
... long story but I'll try to make it as succinct as possible. I currently have a Sony Vaio SA with a 256GB SSD ... original board by a country mile, the BIOS sees the 256GB SSD as four separate ... , and VAIO Assist does not work.
So what I want to know:
- Is there any way to re-enableBIOS RAID settings ...
AHCIoption is disabled and not included in the BIOS. I recently found a forum with users talking about editing Sony VIO BIOS's to enable it and other features, is it possible to do the same with the E1705 BIOS? Additional information is appreciated, thank you.