Applicable Models

This information is for the following models:
  • VGN-FJ57GP
  • VGN-FJ57TP
  • VGN-FJ57SP
  • VGN-FJ57GP
  • VGN-FJ57TP
  • VGN-FJ57SP

About this download

This Update Program will resolve the following symptoms.
1. Optical drive becomes missing after the computer is restarted with some type of CD-R in the drive.

2. Windows fails to boot sometimes.
Available Download
CD-RW/DVD-ROM SBW-243 Firmware TS14 update program
File name: QSFOPD-00961307-UN.exe
File size: 897 KB (918,536 bytes)

File Info

File Name

  • To install CD-RW/DVD-ROM SBW-243 Firmware TS14 update program

File Size

  • 0.89MB

Release Date

  • 2006-01-11

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 QSFOPD-00961307-UN.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

 Run QSFOPD-00961307-UN.exe again and it will display if the current firmware version of optical drive is TS14.