S tart Guide
Connec t your W alk man to your compute r .
USB cable (supplied)
Sel ect the foll owing order wi th the computer .
Select [start] - [C
om puter] or [M y Compu ter] - [W ALKMAN] -
rage M edi a].
Dou ble -c lick [Se tup .exe].
The install wizard a
When yo u exec u te [S etu p.exe], the [Setup .exe] file stored in the
rage M edia] folder of yo ur W alkman is cop ie d to your co mputer
up, an d W ALKMAN G uide and Media Go are ins talled to
mp uter .
If [Setup .exe] does not start, cop y the [Setup .exe] fi le to y our
p, then double-c lick it.
F o llow the on-sc reen instru ctio ns.
After the install wizard finishes, the W
ALKMAN Guide sho r tcut
pears on the deskt op of y our compu ter .
Dou ble -c lick ( W ALKMAN G uide) on the
top to star t the W ALK MAN Guid e.
r details on tran sferring mu sic, etc., ref er to the H elp guide included
in the W
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r int ed in Malaysia
Please check the items in the packa
“W ALKMAN” (1)
Headp hones (1)
Earbuds (Size S, L) (1)
Speaker (RDP -NWT18) (1) (NWZ-E473K/E474K only)
USB cable (1)
Quick Start Guide (this ma nual)
The software is st ored in the buil t-in flash memory of your W alkman, and
includes the fo
llowing it ems:
W ALKMAN Guide
He lp guide, etc.
For deta ils on how t o install it, see “H ow to Install the Bundled Software (H elp
Window s Operating S ystem
e t ha t the OS is Windo ws XP (Ser vice P ack 3 or la ter), W indows V ista*
vice P ack 2 or la ter) or W indows 7*
vice P ack 1 or la ter).
tibility mode] for W indows XP is not s upported.
to Use your “ W AL KMAN”
OPTION/PWR OFF button
g the Battery
ery for your W alkman is recharg e d while the W alkman is connected to a
urnin g your “ W ALKMAN” On and Off
o turn on Press a ny b utto n.
o turn off Press a nd hold the OPTI ON/PWR OFF
Y ou can start the W ALKMAN Guide and Media Go from the [start] men u (displayed by
Y ou can install the sup plied s o ftware on an other com puter thr ough the followin g
e even if you delete the [Setu p.ex e] file by forma tting the built-in flash memo ry
of your W
alkman. Copy the [Setup .exe] file and the [Install] folder from the [Back up]
folder of y
our com puter to your W alkman. Then, connect your W alkman to another
uter on which you wan t to install the s o ftware and f ollow the abov e procedur e
from step 2. The [Back
up] folder can be found a t
iles(x86)] may be displayed depending on the co mpu ter OS.
What can you do with
th e W A LKMAN Guide ?
ALKMAN Guide includes the follo wing items:
Hel p guide
g con tents can be viewed in yo ur web br owser .
Details on how t o us e yo ur W alkman
Ho w to use software to transfer co nten t to your W alkman
Custo mer Reg is tration Link
Custo mer Support Link
Other useful Lin ks
udes lin k info r ma tion, etc., on the download site.
The bundled item
s differ depending on the coun tr y/region of p urchase.
After executing [Setup .exe], you can use the free space in the [Stora ge M edia] folder
y by fo rmatting the b uilt-in flash memory of your W alkman. T o format
the built-in flash memory of the W
alkman, see “ T o initialize (format) yo ur
ALKMAN” ” on the backside.
ransferring M usic
om CDs, etc., usin g Med ia Go
Media Go sup
ports data transfer fro m iT unes 10 to your W alkman.
and- drop using Wind ows Explorer
ils on transferring m usic, videos, photos or podcasts, refer to the H elp
guide. The H
elp guide can be readily viewed from the W ALKMAN Guide.
to Install the Bundled Soft w are (H elp guide included)
Go to song
Go to song
: This icon ma
y not appear depending on the coun tr y/region in which yo u have
sed your W alkman.
How to use the Home menu
me menu appears when y ou pr ess and ho ld the BA CK/HOME but ton. The
me menu i s the starting point to p lay a udio, sear ch for so ngs, chan ging settings,
m t he H ome menu, y ou can select t he desir e d i tem on the screen b y using the 5-
tu rn t o th e pr ev io us s cr ee n.
t he manuals
n to this Quick Start Guide , this model is accompa nied by the H elp
guide (HTML document) which yo
u can view from the W ALKMAN Guide.
ils, refer to “ How to I nstall the Bundled Software (H elp guide
Ins tall the Bundled Sof tw are
Use Y our “ W ALK MAN”