About this download

This program will update VAIO Care to version and will have the followings:

- Provide VAIO Care Diagnostic 8.0 features to Windows 7
- GURU Features to Windows 7
- VAIO Status Check Improvement / Battery Diagnostics
- Integrate third party anti-malware with upsell
- Improve touch support
- VAIO model, serial, service tag on every page
- Utilize Sony Original Troubleshooters globally
- Show MAC address in VAIO Status report
- Offer Relative State of Charge battery graphs
- Only show ODD diagnostics for supported drives
- Save and display old VAIO Care status reports
- Add a link to the VAIO Data Restore tool
- Add BluRay disc support
- Provide Seagate HDD Diagnostics to Windows 8

Available Download:
VAIO Care Update version
File name: EP0000280235.exe
File size: 163 MB (171,048,960 bytes)

File Info

File Name

  • VAIO Care Update version

File Version


File Size

  • 163.0MB

Release Date

  • 2012-11-16

System Requirements

  • Windows 8 32bit
  • Windows 8 64bit



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 EP0000280235.exe.
3. Follow the instructions displayed in the installation wizard.
4. After installation is completed, please restart the computer.

To check if installation is successful:
1. Go to C:\ProgramFiles%\Sony\VAIO Care\Version.txt
2. Version should indicate