Firmware Update for Pioneer DVD120 (DVD Drive)

This program will update Firmware on the following VAIO Desktop models running Windows XP:

  • PCV-RZ102
  • PCV-RZ103
  • PCV-RZ104
  • PCV-RXM21
  • PCV-RXM22
  • PCV-RX501
  • PCV-RX503
  • PCV-RX511
  • PCV-RX513

This Firmware update will solve the following issues:

  • The readability of CD-RW media is improved.


  • Do not shutdown the unit while the Firmware update procedure is in progress.
  • Do not stop the Firmware update procedure while the procedure is in progress.
  • Not following any of the above, could severely damage your system !!

Download the Upgrade:

  1. Double clickPioneer DVD120.
  2. Select a folder, where the file(DVD120_FW120.exe) will be saved to, for exampleC:\Pioneer DVD120.
  3. ClickSave.

Upgrade instructions

  1. Open the Windows Explorer and go to the following folder:C:\Pioneer DVD120.
  2. Double-clickDVD120_FW120.exe.
  3. The dialog box which specifies the place to install is displayed. This place should be: C:\DVD120VZ\FW120.
  4. ClickInstall -TheFirmware Upgrade Utilitywill start.
  5. A screen will appear : 1 target device(s) is found. Do you want to upgrade all drives?
  6. Click theYesbutton - This will start the upgrade process.
  7. Please do not turn off the computer until the upgrade is completed.
  8. When the process ends a screen will appear : Upgrade operation is completed.
  9. ClickOKto finish.

How to identify the new version?

  1. Use the update tool to identify the new version.
  2. Go to the following folder:C:\Pioneer DVD120
  3. Double-click the update tool:DVD120_FW120.exe
  4. Run the update procedure.
  5. If the drive is already updated to new firmware, the tool displays the message0drive(s) have been updated succesfully.
  6. In the black pop-up window, you can see the version of the firmware behind Current Revision>> PIONEER DVD-ROM DVD-120R1.202003/02/03.

Сведения о файле

Имя файла

  • DVD120_FW120.exe

Архитектура файла

  • 32 bit

Размер файла

  • 255 Kb

Дата выпуска

  • 41-31-2003