Forum discussion tagged with Sony.
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    Question Samsung QE55Q70R+Sony HT XF9000 soundbar not connecting HDMI/BT

    Hello. I bought a Samsung QE55Q70RA TV and a Sony HT XF9000 soundbar the other day. I set it up yesterday and got the system to work. They connected through both Bluetooth and HDMI ARC. This morning it worked fine, but when I turned the TV on later in the evening today the TV couldn't find the...
  2. g1patnaik

    Question Need help with connecting my Sony HT R3 speakers with LG 32 526 BPTA tv?

    Hi, My sony speakers has HDMI Arc with Dolby audio support and came with a HDMI cable. My LG TV supports dolby digital and DTS decoding. and has two HDMI ports, but I think none of them is HDMI ARC. Hence, I think HDMI is not an option, as there's no ARC port in TV. There is however digital...
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    Looking for a 4K TV for about £600

    I am looking to upgrade my current Samsung UE32EH5300K TV, which I've had for years, to a newer TV capable of 4K UHD. It will be for the living room, and will be used to play videogames, and stream content such as Netflix, Prime, Now TV etc. I am leaning towards Samsung and LG, but I do not...
  4. Rostropovich

    Question Connecting my older LG TV to a Sony Soundbar

    Hi, everyone! So, I've been trying to find a way to connect my older LG TV to my soundbar but am at a loss frankly. The TV has only two HDMI ports which are used all the time, no optical audio port and an RCA port. On the other hand, the soundbar is a Sony CT290 and has no RCA port. Currently...
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    Question Broken Screen, with user profile service failed error, need some kind of work around.

    Hi, So I have a Sony laptop that has windows 7 on it. The screen is broken and I do not have the money at this time to repair it. I connected it via VGA to another monitor and attempted to log in, but got the error user profile service failed the logon. In order to repair this issue, I have to...
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    Sony TV can't recognize the external HDD.

    The problematic HDD - HX - M500TCB/GMR - is a very generic external hard drive and I had no problem before... The TV is a - KD - 49XG7096 - which fail to show the HDD in its menu. The LED glow blue, but the disk inside feels motionless... After formatting the HDD (which was completely full) the...
  7. notlim981

    Question Intel NM10 Express Chipset Driver for Windows 10

    I have a Sony Vaio Netbook model VPCW221AX which I have upgraded to Windows 10 64-bit. Everything installed correctly except for the so called "Base System Device". For what I know this is the chipset driver. This netbook comes with an Intel Atom N470 and 2 GB of DDR2 which was a pain to upgrade...
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    Question Headphone cable repair

    So I decided to try to open and solder my headphones after identifying the area of the problem, but when I opened the cable, it was not what I expected. I thought there would be 2-3 insulated copper wires and the solder would be easy, but when I opened them I found this (images attached), a...
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    Question Touchscreen works, bottom home, back, apps buttons don't

    Looking to solve issue with three buttons on sony android xa1 Sony Xperia XA1, the rest of the screen works, i have tried resetting, repairing, upgrading android os to 8.0 still nothing. Sony is no help at all, such a cheap plastic phones there are made, i think the screen buttons is faulty. If...
  10. AndBaggio

    Sony Vaio with 1 gb of RAM, which OS?

    Which OS can I install on a Sony Vaio with 1 gb of RAM. It had Windows XP on it. Tried Windows 10 but it's too heavy. I need something light. Is there a Windows version which is light for an old laptop?
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    Question Sony VAIO Fit 11a Laptop - - - Battery Plugged in, Not Charging, BIOS 270DE

    Hi, I have a VAIO SVF11N13CAB, everything was working fine, until last Wednesday, I stupidly installed the BIOS update for Sony Vaio Flip 11a (270DE), that disables battery charging, because SONY states that the batteries on the Vaio Flip 11a's may heat up and burn. SONY said they've launched...
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    Question SONY HT-S350 i need buying advice

    I need new soundbar and after few hours of research my choice fell on SONY HT-S350 2.1 Wireless Sound Bar. It costs around 170 pounds and this is maximum im willing to spend. Now my question - is it a good product in your opinion ? do you think you can buy something better for the same price...
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    Question Please help to find headphones for me

    Hello, afters years of wearing classic earbuds for 20$ I'm looking for something different, I couldn't find the good earbuds I used back when there were no in ears. I also want to take care of my ears so I decided to buy over ears ( Sony wh-1000xm3 ) yesterday. Reviews seemed fine to me and...
  14. AndBaggio

    Old Sony Vaio FS115S (from 2005) how to put it to use?

    So I have an old Sony Vaio FS115S bought in 2005. I would like to use it somehow so that my kid can use it for school. Do I have any hope that it will still work or should I just give up and put it in the trash? I tried putting Windows 7, Windows 10 and Windows Thin PC, but it seems like...
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    Question Radeon RX 460 240hz (HDMI)

    so I don't really know whats going on but I've been trying to get my Sony 3D Display to output 240hz to use as my monitor. The problem is, is that I have an HDMI 2.0 and a Radeon RX 460, but when I go into my adapter settings, it doesn't show me hz over 60.
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    Question Need 4KTV Recommendations

    I will possibly buy a new 4KTV this upcoming Black Friday or Cyber Monday. However, I am not a TV expert. Although my intention is to look at TVs in person before making a decision, I would appreciate recommendations on TV models. The only brand I am ruling out is Samsung due to past issues...
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    [SOLVED] Sony Bravia tv Wifi adapter.

    Greetings, I want to know that is there any alternative Wifi adapter, Wifi to ethernet etc. for Sony UWA BR 100 dongle. I have a Sony Bravia tv which I want to connect to wifi(Great distance for lan cable). Sony has discontinued that dongle and about other available options I am not sure as most...
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    Question Sony BDV-E2100 shows "Push Power Protect" message

    I have a Sony BDV-E2100 that shows "Push Power Protect" in the display. I've tried disconnecting the outher cables and let it be for several days, i've tried disconnecting the cables on the boards and clean it from dust, but it still show the error message. Is this something that can be fixed?
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    Question best laptop $500-$600

    In the market for a laptop that performs well, not too thick, and ensures durability from the $500-$600 price point.. Would be using the laptop everyday, at least 256gb ssd or 500gb+ if not ssd. Need to buy the laptop by today July 31, 2019. Thank you! reposted, just trying to get a variety of...
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    Question Sony Music Center For PC Settings Question

    I use Sony's Music Center for PC app on my Windows 10 PC to transfer music from my computer to my Sony Walkman player. I have gone through the settings and there is an import setting that I am curious as to its function and its effects on my songs. I currently listen to most of my music on...