Drivers for Sony® VAIO F Series
Are you puzzled at why your Sony VAIO F series which keeps producing whining and irritating noises?
The Sony drivers are instructive software components for gaming and multimedia oriented laptop series developed by Sony within range of 15 inches. These drivers assist the graphics array card in the laptop’s motherboard to produce high end graphics for any type of multimedia application such as the gaming any 3D or high definition programs, without straining the PCs resources. The VAIO F series drivers were first released to the public by Sony in 1999 – 2000 during the launch of the first Sony laptop.
Sony VAIO F Series whining problems can be caused by a number of things. The three most common causes are:
- Poorly installed drivers
- Attacks by viruses
- Manufacturers fault
Poorly installed drivers
This is quite a common problem with some Sony machines where part of it is attributed to improper installation of Sony VAIO F series drivers which may cause various issues to arise, such as conflicts with other program components within the computer including the audio devices. In order to rectify this situation, go to Start, then the 'Control panel' click on the 'Hardware & sound' category. Then select the 'sound' and then click on the 'Recording' tab. You can then highlight the microphone and land to properties. Select the 'listen' tab and 'mute' the mic, do mind to put a check mark in the location where it states 'Listen to this device'. That should resolve the issue and the whining noise should stop immediately.
Attacks by viruses
When downloading the Sony VAIO F series drivers, it is recommended to use a secure site which is not exposed to dangerous malware and virus attacks. Downloads from unsecured websites may cause whining issue among other severe harms. If you have downloaded drivers containing harmful and corrupt bits of programs, the situation can be irreversible meaning that you might require to get another PC, always exercise caution when downloading these drivers. Also ensure that you have good antivirus kit installed in order to safeguard yourself from unexpected raids.
This could be the installation of a faulty mic or defective speakers which were not properly tested during the manufacturing process. Sony VAIO drives are able to detect some malfunctions with faulty audio devices and will issue an error statement. Being keen on these small issues add up a lot in troubleshooting and diagnosing the problem early before it escalates. You can contact the manufacturer or the agent to have your machine checked before you take it to the technician.