Quick Start Guide
How to Install the Supplied Software
How to Use Your “WALKMAN”
How to Install the Supplied Software
(Including Help guide)
1 Connect your “WALKMAN” to a running computer
using the supplied USB cable. Plug in the USB
cable with facing upward, making sure the
connection is secure.
If [USB connected] appears on the screen, tap [Turn on USB storage] to connect.
If the following screen does not appear, swipe the status bar on the top of the
screen and tap [USB connected] on the notification panel.
You can access your “WALKMAN” from the computer.
2 Select your “WALKMAN” from the computer.
Click [Start] - [Computer] or [My Computer] - [WALKMAN].
3 Double-click [Setup.exe].
The install wizard appears.
When you execute [Setup.exe], the [Setup.exe] file stored in the
[WALKMAN] folder of your “WALKMAN” is copied to your
computer for backup, and the WALKMAN Guide and Media Go
are installed to your computer.
4 Follow the on-screen instructions.
After the install wizard finishes, the (WALKMAN Guide) icon
appears on the desktop of your computer. You can view the Help
guide by double-clicking the (WALKMAN Guide) icon and
clicking on the Help guide.
5 Start Media Go.
You can transfer content stored on your computer to your
For details on transferring music, etc., refer to the Help guide.
You can start the WALKMAN Guide and Media Go from the [Start] menu (displayed by
You can install the supplied software on another computer through the following
procedure even if you delete the [Setup.exe] file by formatting the built-in flash memory
of your “WALKMAN.” Copy the [Setup.exe] file and the [Install] folder from the
[Backup] folder of your computer to your “WALKMAN.” Then, connect your
“WALKMAN” to another computer on which you want to install the software and
follow the above procedure from step 2.
The [Backup] folder can be found at
C:\Program Files\Sony\WALKMAN Guide\NWZ-Z1000\Backup
([Program Files(x86)] may be displayed depending on the computer OS.)
©2012 Sony Corporation Printed in China
Please check the items in the package.
Earbuds (Size S, L) (1)
USB cable (1)
Quick Start Guide (this manual)
The software is stored in the built-in flash memory of the player, and includes
the following items. For details on how to install, see “How to Install the
Supplied Software (Including Help guide).”
Help guide, etc.
About Windows Operating System
Make sure that the OS is Windows XP (Service Pack 3 or later), Windows Vista*
(Service Pack 2 or later) or Windows 7* (Service Pack 1 or later).
* [Compatibility mode] for Windows XP is not supported.
What You Can Do with Your “WALKMAN”
To enjoy music/videos/photos
You can transfer music from CDs and transfer videos and photos to your “WALKMAN”
using a computer.
To enjoy FM radio
You can listen to FM radio using the supplied headphones.
To use your “WALKMAN” connecting to other devices
You can play back content stored on your “WALKMAN” using another DLNA certified
device by connecting your “WALKMAN” to your home network.
You can play back video/photo/music files stored on your “WALKMAN” on a TV by
connecting with an HDMI cable.
To enjoy Internet
You can browse the Internet and download applications by connecting to a Wi-Fi
For details about this function or usage, refer to the Help guide (HTML document).
About the manuals
In addition to this Quick Start Guide, this model is accompanied by a Help
guide (HTML document) that gives detailed operating instructions.
To view on your “WALKMAN” screen:
See “How to Use the Help guide on Your “WALKMAN”.”
To view on a computer screen:
See “How to Install the Supplied Software (Including Help guide).”
By using the software on this product, you will be deemed to have accepted the
terms of the End User License Agreement stored on this product at “ (Menu)
button - [ Settings] - [ About device] - [Legal information] - [Sony EULA].”
Parts and Controls
Connect the USB cable (supplied), or other accessories that support WM-PORT
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS antennas are built-in.
Screen (touch screen)
Touch (tap) icons, items, control buttons, etc., on the screen to operate your
VOL (Volume) +/– button
(Double-u Dot) button
This is used to directly display the W.control.
Press the RESET button with a small pin, etc., to reset your “WALKMAN.”
Hold down: Turns the power on/off.
Press: Turns the screen on/off.
1 Use the supplied USB cable to connect your
“WALKMAN” to a running computer and charge
2 Hold down the (Power) button on your
“WALKMAN” to turn on the power.
3 Tap .
4 Select the desired language.
5 Tap the Android logo to begin using your
6 Set the Wi-Fi connection, Google account and
date/time, etc., following the instructions shown
on the screen.
Wi-Fi connection and Google account can also be set afterwards.