Article ID : 00235508 / Last Modified : 11/19/2019

AACS Key Distribution for WinDVD BD Ending

    Originally Posted: 11/20/2019

    Effective January 31, 2020, Sony will stop distribution of AACS (Advanced Access Content System) keys for WinDVD BD version 10 for Sony® VAIO® computers.

    As a result, Sony VAIO users will no longer be able to play some Blu-ray Disc™ titles.

    We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding.

    Affected Application

    WinDVD BD version 10

    Note: Sony stopped distribution of AACS keys for WinDVD BD version 8 on April 30, 2017.