Follow this procedure to troubleshoot the error Hardware Monitor found an error in [name of component].
NOTE: Because each of these steps represents a possible solution to this issue, check the computer status after completing each step.
- Check the Hardware Monitor screen in the computer BIOS for Hardware Monitor related information.
- Ensure all internal power connectors are secure.
- Reset the computers BIOS to the default values.
- Perform an NVRAM clear.
NOTE: Refer to the operating instructions provided with the device for additional model-specific information on how to perform an NVRAM clear. Manuals are posted on your model support page.
- If the issue is still unresolved after completing the troubleshooting steps suggested, service may be required. Begin the procedure to send your Sony product into a Sony facility to be repaired.