You can support this site. I think the fan is mounted on the motherboard, and the motherboard has to be removed. I see there may be a problem with a larger hard drive from a post above. I was instructed to press F10 and restore from the partition. Check out if the hard drive will appear in the BIOS after that. By the way, can you see the unused space in Windows disc management utility? I cannot tell without testing the laptop.
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Upgrading hard drive in Sony Vaio PCG-V505DXP
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By the way, can you see the unused space in Windows disc management utility? It was slow â€” but working fine before I started this whole process. I guess you are talking about the hard drive password.
I see there may be a problem with a larger hard drive from sony vaio pcg-v505dx post above. Any words of wisdom?
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Do you have a sony vaio pcg-v505dx for this? Boot sony vaio pcg-v505dx laptop from the first recovery pcg-v505rx and follow the wizard on the screen. Did as per guide and no probs except Recovery Disc applications will not load, says incompatible files for this model. After the update try using Partition Magic again.
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I was instructed to press F10 sony vaio pcg-v505dx restore from the partition. Sony say Recovery discs will not work on sony vaio pcg-v505dx different size hard drive to original!!!
I tried many password but failed. I recently purchased a pcg-v505dd gig caio using Norton Ghost V9 managed to upgrade once again but the additional space is not recognized. If one of the modules failed, the laptop might not boot properly. Enter the BIOS setup menu and try loading default settings. It shut down in the middle. The original one failed and I decided to upgrade it with a faster one.
If you use any drive above that size you need to use a dynamic disk overlay. I cannot tell without testing the laptop. This should sony vaio pcg-v505dx available on the installation.
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Any help will be much appreciated. Jim Elias, Did as per guide and no probs except Recovery Disc applications sony vaio pcg-v505dx not load, says incompatible files for this model. Sony vaio pcg-v505dx sure you are running the latest BIOS. Your equipment will no longer be “out of order” or useless. It has been working great for a couple of years. Any help would be appreciated. I guess I need to replace the hard drive also.
This process will reimage your new HDD to factory defaults. Can you help me find a replacement cable that will work for this laptop? We have more than Will it bypass the VAIO logo with the hard drive disconnected? W e can really help You to teach Your equipment to work properly I got it when the previous owner brought it in sony vaio pcg-v505dx a crashed HD.
Check out if the hard drive will appear in the BIOS after that.