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How to get Sony HDR-AZ1 Action Cam to automatically overwrite oldest file on the SD card? [closed]

I have a Sony HDR-AZ1 Action Cam and use it as a dashcam. I want it to automatically overwrite the oldest recorded video when the SD card is full, but cannot figure out how to do this. Currently the ...
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Vaio svd1321m2ew boot problems

Long story cut short, formatted the hard drive and removed all partitions to install the windows 10 preview thinking I'd use my genuine recovery disks to re-install after or the recovery USB I have ...
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Will any PC digitizer pen work with my laptop?

I lost the digitizer pen for my Sony VAIO Duo 13 and I was wondering if I can buy any digitizer pen to replace it or if I need the pen specifically made for the Duo. I don't want to buy the one made ...
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Can I trigger the shutter on an sony nex-5n from my computer?

I'd like to hook up my sony nex-5n to my computer and take pictures. I can't seem to tell if this is supported or not on this model.
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Output of lsusb -v for GoPro / Sony AS-30

Someone here who has Linux knowledge and a GoPro / Sony Action camera (like AS-30) who can help me with the output of running (with the camera connected via USB to the computer) : lsusb -d ...
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two external monitors on a sony vaio no signal being found on one

i have a sony vaio PCG-71811M connected to two LG LED 20M35 monitors one is hooked up with an vga cable which is running fine the other is connected with an HDMI to VGA which i cant seem to work. is ...
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I need the drivers for Sony DSC-HX300 camera

I've bought today Sony DSC-HX300 camera and don't have the drivers for Windows XP. I've checked the internet and haven't found it. Where can I find it?
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Sony BDP-S7200 will randomly stretch out USB videos

I got the Sony BDP-S7200 bluray player to upgrade from a BDP-S3200 which played USB files perfectly. Now, despite the great looks and the zippy performance of the 7200, it's got a strange issue. ...
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How can I get a Sony Network Camera (SNC-RZ25N) to stream without java applet?

We’re having trouble with our website's webcams (Sony SNC-RZ25N) mounted in underwater housings. The the website is www.dwazoo.com/animal-cam - Recent security requirements for unsigned Java applets ...
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Support on windows for sony noise-canceling in-ear earphones

I have these sony noise-canceling in-ear earphones (model number: mdr-nc31e): They came with my sony xperia z2 phone. On the z2 they kind of work. I can't hear my colleges talking if I plug them ...
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Sony vaio fit is turning on only on 2nd power button press

I have Sony vaio fit laptop. This problem is arised a few days back. Laptop is turning on only on 2nd power button press. When powerbutton is pressed for the first time, the vaio starting logo is ...
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How to restart boot Windows 7 after upgrading to a SSD on SONY VAIO with recovery discs?

The original HDD on my Sony VAIO still works, but has a damaged sector 0 and I was constantly prompted to replace the HDD because of the imminent failure. I created recovery discs as instructed, used ...
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How do I get gphoto2 to fetch a photo from a Sony alpha 6000?

How do I get gphoto2 to fetch a photo from a Sony alpha 6000? I'm currently running gphoto2 on a Beaglebone black, but I suspect it should work on any Linux system with a USB port. I use gphoto2 ...
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Why do I need to “hdparm -r” in order to mount a Sony camcorder read/write and why is it dangerous?

When I plug my Sony camcorder into my Linux systems, the file system gets mounted read-only. I cannot simply mount it read-write, I first have to use "hdparm -r0" to make the "device" read-write. Why ...
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Sony mp3 player driver

i have connected to pc my mp3 player(sony nwz b 173) but pc doesnt recognize it. (windows7) i have tried to "install drivers and selecting MASS STORAGE driver" but it was always say "ACESS DENIED or ...
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How to backup contacts from Sony Ericsson WT13i

I am using a Sony Ericsson WT13i. Some days ago it fell from my hand and the display is cracked and nothing is displaying. My contacts were saved on the phone memory. Now I want all the contacts. But ...
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Sony VAIO update does not show new updates

I have a strange problem. I am using VAIO Pro 13 with Win 8 and when I run VAIO update, no new updates are found. But if I manually check sony driver download page, there are multiple newer versions ...
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Unidentified devices after reinstallation of Windows7

I re-installed Windows 7 and I currently have 2 Base System Devices with a yellow exclamation which means it's unrecognized and the drivers for it are missing. Windows update has been unable to find ...
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Increase USB time-out for Windows 8?

PREFACE: Sony's web site states clearly that the DRX-840U is a plug-and-play device that Windows should recognize and because of this, there are no downloadable drivers available for the drive. I ...
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Residual charge on laptop

My Sony E series laptop is only 9 month old and seems to have a residual charge problem. My laptop was fully charged and was working fine a night before but when I tried to switch it on the next ...
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No EFI boot possible with Clover EFI

So I have this Vaio Duo 11 sitting next to me, and it works very nice. But to have some sort of bootloader which also is compatible with Hackintosh, I wanted to install Clover. I used my MacBook Air ...
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Install windows 7 in sony vaio with disturbing recovery part

I have bought new Sony Vaio SVE14A15FN. It has a lot of unwanted software pre-installed which I guess are hampering the speed of laptop. I want to make fresh installation of windows 7 on then ...
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Does the Sony VAIO VGN-AW11Z/B laptop (Intel PM45 chipset, 2 memory bays) support 16GB of RAM?

I do know that Intel suggests PM45 supports 8GB, but those are rather old specs when 8GB sticks were not available. I wonder if anyone has tried 2x 8GB sticks on the VAIO? or even 2x 16GB sticks for a ...
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Using HDMI on my Lenovo E530 Win 7 Pro [closed]

I just bought this Lenovo E530 and tried to get the LT to recognize my SONY TV. I unplugged the HDMI cable on the LT but still couldn't get the image on my TV. I also went to the Display setting ...
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Sony Vaio VPCCA3S1E debian installation can't find ethernet driver

I'm trying to install Debian 6.0.7 to my Sony Vaio VPCCA3S1E laptop from USB flash disk via netinst but the installer can't find driver for my ethernet card so it can't download the installation ...
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Driver for stamina speed switch

I have a Sony Vaio vpcsc41fm s-series and with its original system installed (Windows 7 Home Premium) the "stamina-speed" switch was working fine to switch between the two cards I have on my laptop ...
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Installing a different version of Windows 7 on laptop

I have decided to format the laptop I bought last year. It is a Sony VAIO VPCSB Series. It shipped with Windows 7 Professional, but now I want to install Windows 7 Home Premium on it. So I did it, ...
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How to change my windows 8 domain password without physical keyboard?

I have a Windows 8 tablet without keyboard. I want to change my account password, but in the manual: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/change-your-password Windows authors states that i ...
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Wave like screen flicker at 60hz but not 40hz?

I just picked up a Sony Vaio duo yesterday. However, I have found that it probably has a defective screen. It is a 1080p IPS lcd, but the issue is, when I display solid colors, I can see noticeable ...
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Sony Vaio S Auto Dimming won't stop

the Auto dimming feature just doesn't stop. I've tried many methods but they just won't work. Especially in advanced power settings, the line which supposedly stops auto dimming isn't present for me
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Sony Vaio BIOS Setup not Working?

I have a Sony Vaio E-series (VPCEA22EA) laptop. Yesterday, while I was starting up my laptop as usual, it showed the password error saying: Password you entered is incorrect I forcefully shut it ...
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Sony TV - Not connecting to internet

I'm not sure if this is the right forum for this, but it's a networking question. I have in my basement a router (DLink DIR-655) which is connecting to our ISP, and I have cables running to wall ...
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Media player, black and white picture on TV

I'm having trouble with my media box Maxell MMB E50 which I recently purchased. I connect it on my Sony Triniton via cable (yellow, red and white) and i tried to connect it via scart cable on tv, ...
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Sony Vegas Pro 12 Render issue

I have been having the most frustrating issue with Sony Vegas in relation to rendering in 720p as of late. My original system Win7 32 bit 4 gigs of DDR2 Ram 8600 GT Graphics Card AMD 965 Quad Core. ...
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Sony Vaio dead keyboard

I have strange problem with my almost new laptop. Aftear I leave it turned on for some hours and back to use it, it was printing something like ^[[2~ on the screen and I cannot stop it. After ...
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Can't find Sony Viao VGN-C25G brightness after Win7 (32bit) upgrade

I have a Sony VAIO VGN-C25G which I upgraded to Windows 7. After a while, the OS crashed. I reinstalled Windows 7 32bit again. Now the brightness setting does not appear in the power options ...
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Sony PMB error when trying to edit video on Windows 7 64bit

Okay, I bought an emachine refurb on ebay. I loaded my Sony video software (PMB) and all was good. When I shut the PC down, it ran updates. Afterwards when I opened PMB and went to edit a video (any ...
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Cause (fix?) of laptop screen flickering when moving lid?

It is a Sony Vaio NW series laptop, 2009 production. Recently the screen started turning off when you move the lid (the backlight turns off). However if you move the lid forwards slightly then it ...
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How yo set up a Sony Vaio PCG-4121EM 3G modem?

We've bought a Sony Vaio PCG-4121EM supposed to have a built-in 3G modem. It has a SIM-card slot at its bottom. We've inserted a newly-bought SIM-card but nothing happened and the modem is still not ...
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Alternative to intel control panel with greater brightness range?

My intel control panel does ony allow to set the brightness to minimally 40. Are there other tools around that allow a broader setting range. I am using windows 7 and a sony vaio 64-bit box. Bye ...
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Random red lines on Sony VAIO display

I've got a Sony VAIO VGN-AR78E, and it worked fine until last week the screen started showing random lines when watching full screen videos. After a couple of days if wouldn't even turn on, so I ...
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Which ports does the Sony Media Controller Android app use? [closed]

I recently got a new Sony Blu-ray player with built-in Wi-Fi. I downloaded the associated Sony Media Remote app for my Android, and got it to work correctly with the player. My only beef is that the ...
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Can the Sony AD-7280S burn to DVD+R Dual Layer?

On their site it says it supports DVD-R DL burning but no mention of DVD+R. I don't see many reliable blank DVD-R DL brands in the shops (ie Verbatim) so does the Sony AD-7280S support DVD+ DL ...
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Monitor making weird noises and shutting off

I recently attached another monitor to my NetBook; it worked fine for a few hours. I turned it off a while ago. I then tried to turn it back on, and all it does is a weird noise, sort of like a ...