IMPORTANT: This file is only for use with the models identified. Not all models are sold in all countries.

This information is for the following models:

  • MC-P10
  • NW-E2
  • NW-E3
  • NW-MS7
  • NW-MS9
  • NW-S4

About this download

Benefits and improvements

This utility will upgrade the OpenMG™ Jukebox software to version 2.2 with the following enhancements:
  • Compatible with the Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition, Windows® XP Professional, Windows® 2000 Professional, Windows® ME, Windows® 98 Second Edition and Windows® 98 operating systems (manufacturer-installed only)
  • Compatible with the NTFS format
  • New "Sound Effect" and "Equalizer" functions
  • Includes all the enhanced features found in the OpenMG™ Jukebox software version 2.0:
    1. Improved CD copying speed
    2. An improved user interface
    3. A user-friendly file managment system
    4. Stores and plays Atrac3™, MP3, Windows Media Audio (WMA), and WAV files

System Requirements

Operating Systems

  • Windows® 2000
  • Windows® 98/98SE
  • Windows® Me
  • Windows® XP

File Info

File Name

  • UPGRADE_OMG22U_102802.EXE

File Version

  • 2.2

File Size

  • 49.90 MB

Release Date

  • 02-17-2004

Before You Start

Important Notes
  • This upgrade program service is only for customers who purchased and registered their Sony portable player in the United States. You will be asked to enter the serial number of your portable device prior to downloading the upgrade program.
  • There are 2 ways to obtain this upgrade:
    1. Download the upgrade program - approximately, 51MB (free of charge).
    2. Purchase the "OpenMG™ Jukebox Version.2.2 Upgrade Kit" CD-ROM, part number OMG22.
  • If you have previously upgraded to OpenMG™ Jukebox version 2.0 and are NOT running the Microsoft® Windows® XP operating system, it is not necessary to upgrade to OpenMG™ Jukebox version 2.2. The main user interface features have remained the same.
  • This upgrade program has system requirements to function properly.
  • During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.
  • To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  • It is highly recommended to print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download & Install

System Requirements

Computer IBM® PC/AT
Operating System The Microsoft® Windows® 98, Windows® 98 Second Edition, Windows® 2000 Professional, Windows® Millennium Edition, Windows® XP Home Edition, and Windows® XP Professional operating systems (manufacturer pre-installed)
Processor MMX Pentium® 233MHz or higher (Pentium® II 400MHz or higher is recommended to avoid intermittent playback during check-in/check-out process)
RAM 64MB or higher (128MB or higher is recommended on the Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition and Windows® XP Professional operating systems)
Hard Drive 60MB or more, depending on operating system environment
Display 800x480 resolution with 16-bit depth
Optical Drive CD-R Drive for CD recording
Audio Sound Board
Port Connector USB Port (manufacturer installed)

Serial Number Location

Model Number Location of Serial Number
NW-MS9 Inside the MagicGate™ Memory Stick® media compartment
NW-S4 Inside the battery compartment
NW-E3 Near the strap attachment on the back side of the unit
NW-E2 Near the strap attachment on the back side of the unit
NW-MS7 Rear side of the unit
MC-P10/P10B Inside the battery compartment
Download and Installation Instructions
  1. Download the UPGRADE_OMG22U_102802.EXE file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  2. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the UPGRADE_OMG22U_102802.EXE file to begin the installation.
  3. At the "OpenMG Jukebox" screen, click Upgrade to OpenMGJukebox 2.2 and follow the onscreen instructions. If a "Read Only File Detected" box appears, click Yes.
    NOTE: If you choose to install the OpenMG™ application in a folder other than the default folder, it is recommended you install the OpenMG™ application in a newly created folder. If you receive an error message, click OK, the installation will complete normally.
  4. At the "OpenMG Jukebox" screen, click Restart.

After the computer restarts, the upgrade to OpenMG® Jukebox application version 2.2 is completed.