Smart Connect Upgrade For Windows® 98

This utility will update Smart Connect 2.1 for legacy Windows® 98 VAIO models.

A VAIO running Smart Connect 3.0 can connect and exchange data via i.LINK, with other computers running either Windows ® Me or Windows ® XP, by switching the communication mode toSTD(standard mode).

NOTE: This utility is only for use with the following VAIO models:

  • PCG-F309
  • PCG-X9
  • PCG-C1XN
  • PCG-N505X
  • PCG-F400
  • PCG-F403
  • PCG-F409
  • PCG-Z600RE
  • PCG-X18
  • PCG-C1XD
  • PCG-N505SN

Download Instructions:

Please follow the steps below to download and install the program:

  1. Download theSmart Connect Upgradefile to a download folder (please note this folder for reference).
  2. Go to the folder where the file was downloaded and double-click theSCU_sny_DE_30.exefile to extract it. This launches theWinZip Self-Extractorprogram.
  3. ClickUnzipto extract the file to a folder (please note this folder for reference).
  4. Exit theWinZip Self-Extractorprogram.

Installation Instructions:

1. Uninstall the previous version of Smart Connect 2.1

  1. OpenControl Panel.
  2. Double-clickAdd/Remove programs.
  3. SelectSmart Connect 2.1and clickAdd/Remove.

2. InstallSmart Connect 3.0:

  1. Browse to the folder where you extracted theSCU_sny_DE_30.exefile.
  2. Double-click theSetup.exefile to start the installation.
  3. Follow the on-screen instructions.
  4. SelectYes, I want to restart my computer nowand clickFinish.

3.InstallSony i.Link (1394) Adapter:

  1. TheAdd New Hardware Wizardappears after your VAIO restarts.
  2. ClickNext, and selectSearch for the best driver for your device.
  3. SelectSpecify a location, and typeC:\Windows\INF.
  4. ClickNext.
  5. The Wizard installs theSonyinet.inffile.
  6. ClickFinishand then restart your VAIO.



  • SCU_sny_DE_30.exe


  • 32 bit


  • 1.49 Mb


  • 41/12/2002