How do I get my Sony VAIO laptop into recovery mode?
If the operating system will not start and no other troubleshooting can be performed, a system recovery can be performed by starting the computer and pressing the F10 key when the VAIO logo is shown, or by pressing the ASSIST key when the VAIO is switched off.
How do I restore Sony VAIO recovery partition?
Make sure the computer is powered on and press the Assist button.
- In the VAIO Care application, click Advanced Tools.
- Click Restore and recovery.
- Under Restore and Recovery, click Create Recovery Media.
- Click Next.
- Click the desired media type.
- Insert a DVD or DVD-DL disc into the optical drive.
Where is VAIO Recovery Center?
In the Windows Help and Support window, click Backup & Recovery . Under Backup & Recovery , under VAIO Recovery Center , click Launch VAIO Recovery Center . In the VAIO Recovery Center window, under Choose a program , click to select the desired option: Windows Backup and Restore.
What is VAIO Care Rescue mode?
Your VAIO computer automatically restarts 72 hours after VAIO Care (Rescue Mode) : Recover or maintain your system starts. If 72 hours have passed during the backup process, the process will be stopped and the computer will restart.
How do I restore my Sony Vaio laptop with Windows 7?
In the VAIO Care application click Advanced Tools. Click Recovery & Restore. Click Recover Computer. Click Yes to proceed with the Recovery.
Where is my recovery key?
Fortunately, viewing that recovery key is easy. Just head over to account.microsoft.com/devices/recoverykey.
What kind of laptop is the Sony Vaio PCG 81114l?
If you are running into any issues with the Sony Vaio PCG, please refer to our Troubleshooting page. The Sony Vaio PCG-81114L is a 16.4” laptop that came out in 2009. This is one laptop type, among many in Sony’s PCG series.
How do I restore data from the Vaio Recovery Center?
In the Windows Help and Support window, click Backup & Recovery . Under Backup & Recovery , under VAIO Recovery Center , click Launch VAIO Recovery Center . IMPORTANT: The Restore Complete System and Wipe and Erase Data options cannot be performed from within the operating system.
What is the model number of the Sony Vaio PCG?
Released in 2009, identified by model number 81114L. These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure. If you are running into any issues with the Sony Vaio PCG, please refer to our Troubleshooting page.