Sony™ VAIO W Series Issues regarding set-up configuration
What are the possible issues that you might face with setup configuration?
If you are using Sony VAIO W Series computers, then you could come across various issues that may arise with the system setup when you are trying to change the booting sequence, or you get an error that says your setup configuration is being disabled. You can easily resolve these issues by following some extremely easy steps.
- How Sony VAIO W Series setup works?
- Setup configuration being disabled in Sony VAIO W Series
- Tips to resolve the issue
How Sony VAIO W Series setup works?
The BIOS setup in Sony VAIO W Series is useful in loading the system software application, as it is a memory that resides permanently on the motherboard. Thus, if you are considering changing the BIOS so that you can easily recover your hard disk or installing a fresh copy if Windows, then you need to access the setup. To enter the setup, you need to press the ‘F2’ key while you turn on your Sony VAIO W Series notebook.
Setup configuration being disabled in Sony VAIO W Series
Occasionally, users face this issues that whenever they want to access their system’s setup to check the hardware devices they are using, or to change the boot sequence, they are asked to enter a password. The issue is that they never ever set a password in the BIOS, and afterwards user gets the message that the Setup configuration is disabled in their Sony VAIO W Series laptop. This makes the user frustrated, as they never entered a password on the system setup, and now when they are considering installing a fresh copy of system software, they simply cannot do it.
There are some extremely easy tips via which you can come over such kinds of issues. A recovery CD must be available for Sony VAIO W Series notebook, you need to get it and insert into your system, and with it you simply can access the setup without even entering any passwords. This tip also enables the user to even change passwords, if they have any. In case, your Sony VAIO W Series does not come up with a recovery disc then you can easily download the image from the manufacturer’s website, and get it burned on a CD. Once you get it burned, you can repeat the procedure that has been mentioned above. Another way to resolve this issue is that if you are a technical expert then open up your system, and remove the CMOS capacitor, which will be helpful in breaking up the password; however, there are lots of capacitors on your main board, therefore you should read the manual before removing the capacitors which will be breaking the password.