Installing the software onto your computer
Before installing the software
• Make sure to close any virus-check software, as such software usually demands a large
amount of system resources.
• When you use the Network Walkman, make sure to install the software with the supplied
— If OpenMG Jukebox or SonicStage is installed already, the previous software will be
overwritten by the new version. The new version retains the functions of the older
version, but with new functions added.
— If SonicStage Premium, SonicStage Simple Burner or Net MD Simple Burner is
installed already, the previous software will co-exist with the new version.
— You will still be able to use music data registered by an older software version even
after SonicStage Ver. 2.0 has been installed. As a precaution, we recommend that you
back up your music data. To back up the data, refer to [Backing Up My Library] –
[Backing Up Data to a Disk] on SonicStage Help.
Turn on your computer and start up Windows.
Insert the supplied CD-ROM into the CD drive of your computer.
The setup program starts up automatically and the installation window appears.
Depending on the region, a window may appear asking you to select your country. In
this case, follow the displayed instructions.
Click [Install SonicStage] and then follow the displayed instructions.
Read the instructions carefully.
Depending on your region, the buttons other than [Install SonicStage] may differ from
those in the illustration above.
The installation may take 20 to 30 minutes, depending on your system environment.
Make sure to restart your computer only after the installation is completed.
Was the installation successful?
If any trouble occurs during the installation, see "Troubleshooting" (page 21).
Click [Install SonicStage]