When connected to a device, the length of the USB is shorter providing a comfortable work space around the PC and the narrow width prevents any interference with other objects. This space-saving feature, is ideal for use in mobile environments with smaller devices such as netbook PCs.
The body and USB connector are integrated so there is no need to retract the USB connector or remove a cap. Simply plug and play directly into USB port.
When the data transfer is in progress, the prism LED illuminates. It is visible from all angles, so you can easily check the status of the data transfer.
Easy to use, free downloadable software makes the Micro Vault interactive and fun.
File Rescue software
"x-Pict Story" for Memory Card software
The Sony Micro Vault drive will be identified by name when connected to the computer avoiding any confusion if there are other USB devices connected at the same time. This identification will allow you to quickly identify the Sony MicroVault drive to retrieve your files.
Most computers will automatically recognize the Micro Vault device when connected. Power will also be supplied through USB port, so you do not need an AC adaptor.
|Keep away from children.|
|When using Micro Vault for the first time, the device driver is automatically installed.|
During installation, it is recommended to disconnect any other accessories or hubs from the computer, and quit running applications. If the Micro Vault is not recognized, the installation of the driver may not have been completed successfully.
|Please note that some computers do not start up and recover from sleep mode. This is due to the BIOS settings.|
|Please handle the Micro Vault with care when plugging in or out of the USB port in order to avoid any damages to the USB connector and to ensure a successful recognition of the device. If the device recognition fails after several attempts, please contact our customer service center near you.|
|Sony Micro Vault is formatted with an exclusive software to best perform the High-Speed USB's high transfer rate. If formatted using any other software, it is possible that the performance deteriorates or that a data error happens depending on the computers or on the OS. Should any of such conditions happen, it is highly recommended to download and format the device again usingSony Micro Vault Format Software’. (Be sure to backup your files before re-formatting)|
Please remove the Micro Vault from the computer before starting up/re-starting/recovering from sleep mode. Otherwise it may not function properly.
Please keep the Micro Vault away from the electronic devices such TVs and radios when in use to avoid interference.
Please clean the surface with a soft and dry cloth. Do not use or apply harsh material or chemicals when cleaning.
Please do not attach any metal pieces such as a key holder or similar objects in the strap hook.
|It is highly recommended to backup files stored in the Micro Vault periodically.|
|Precautions for Transfer and Disposal|
If data stored on the Micro Vault is deleted or reformatted using the standard methods, the data only appears to be removed on a superficial level, and it may be possible for someone to retrieve and reuse the data by means of special software.
To avoid information leaks and other problems of this sort, it is recommended that you use commercially available software designed to completely remove all data from the Micro Vault.