DSC-T1 Firmware Update
The camera version can be updated by copying the camera firmware to a
"Memory Stick Duo".
For the customers in any country and/or territory throughout the world except Japan, the following
terms shall apply:
IMPORTANT: YOU SHOULD CAREFULLY READ THE FOLLOWING END-USER LICENSE
AGREEMENT BEFORE USING SONY'S SOFTWARE (Name: DSC-T1 Firmware update,
Number of License: One) (THE "VERSION UP PROGRAM") AND ITS RELATED MATERIALS
(THE "RELATED MATERIALS") (THE "VERSION UP PROGRAM" AND THE "RELATED
MATERIALS" ARE COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO AS THE "SONY SOFTWARE") FOR
SONY DIGITAL STILL CAMERA, DSC-T1 (THE "CAMERA").
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This camera update requires the following items:
x Computer environment
OS: Windows® XP Home Edition, Windows® XP Professional,
Windows® 2000 Professional, Windows® Millennium Edition, Windows®
98 Second Edition, Microsoft® Windows® 98, Mac OS X (v10.0/v10.1/v10.2/
v10.3) or Mac OS 9.1/9.2
USB connector or Memory Stick slot: provided
Empty hard disk capacity: 5 MB or more
RAM: 32 MB or more
x AC Adaptor AC-LM5 (supplied)
• The update will not work with the battery pack.
x USB cradle UC-TA (supplied)
x USB cable (supplied)
• Operation is not guaranteed with a commercial USB cable.
x "Memory Stick Duo" (supplied) or "Memory Stick PRO Duo"
A "Memory Stick Duo" or a "Memory Stick PRO Duo" with a capacity of 4
MB or more that has just been formatted.
• If updating fails when using a commercial "Memory Stick PRO Duo", that "Memory
Stick PRO Duo" cannot be used for re-update. We recommend using the supplied
"Memory Stick Duo".
x This CD-ROM
Preparing the update firmware
1 Copying to the "Memory Stick Duo"
Preparing the "Memory Stick Duo"
Prepare a "Memory Stick Duo" (supplied/recommended) or a "Memory Stick
PRO Duo" (not supplied) that has just been formatted by the camera.
• Always format the "Memory Stick Duo" with the camera.
• An error will occur if there are any files or folders are present in the "Memory Stick
Duo". (However, excluding the automatically created MEMSTICK.IND file.)
Copying to the "Memory Stick Duo"
Copy the firmware to the "Memory Stick Duo" by one of the following
When connecting the camera and
the computer using the USB cable
1 Insert the just formatted
"Memory Stick Duo" into the
2 Connect the camera and the
computer using the USB cable.
For details, see page 79 of Operating
Instructions supplied with the
"USB Mode Normal" appears on the LCD screen of the camera.
• If "USB Mode Normal" does not appear, confirm that [USB Connect] is set to
[Normal] on the Setup screen (page 107 of Operating Instructions supplied
with the camera).
3 Copy the DSCT1V2.ash file in the CD-ROM to the "Memory Stick
When the access lamp turns off, the copying is complete.