S tart Guide
How to Insta
ll the Bund led Sof twar e
How to Use
Connec t the player to your compu ter .
USB cable (supplied)
Sel ect the following order with the compu ter .
Select [start] - [My Comp
uter] or [Comp uter] - [W ALKMAN] -
rage M edi a].
Dou ble - cli ck [Set up.exe].
The install wizard a
When yo u exec ute [Setu p.exe], the [Setup .exe] file and [Install]
red in the [Storag e Media] fo lder of the player ar e copied
to your co
mputer f or backup , and W ALKMAN Guide and Conten t
ra nsfer ar e installe d to yo ur compu ter .
F o llow the on- screen instruc tio ns.
After executing [Setup
.exe], the W ALKMAN Guide shortcut a ppe ars
on the deskt
op of your com puter .
W ith the player connected to y our com puter , when installatio n of
bundled software is co
mpleted, Cont ent T ransfer s tarts
toma tic ally .
Dou ble - cli ck ( W ALK MAN Guide ) on the
top to star t the W ALK MAN Guide.
r details on transf er ring mu sic, etc., ref er to the U ser Guide
included in the W
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ied I tems
Please check the items in the packa
Headp hones (1)
USB cable (1)
A ttachment (1)
se when connecting the player to the cradle (not su pplied), etc.
Quick Start Guide (this ma nual)
The software is st ored in the buil t-in flash memory of the player , and includes the
Conten t T ransfer
W ALKMAN Guide
U ser Guide, etc.
For deta ils on how t o install, refer t o “H ow to Install the Bundled Software (U ser
ude d)” .
s Opera ting S ystem and
Med ia Player
e t hat the OS is W indows XP (Service Pack 3 or lat er), W indows V ista*
vice Pack 1 o r l at er) or W indows 7*
, and the installed W
indows Media Play er
n your compu ter is 11 (Windo ws XP/Windo ws V ista) or 12 (Win dows 7).
ils about usage o r support on W indows Media Pla yer , refer to W indows
yer information fro m the followin g web site:
tibility mode] for W indows XP is not s upported.
t o Use the P layer
OPTION/PWR OFF button
g the Batter y
er’ s battery is recharg ed while the player is conn ected to a running
urnin g the Player On and Off
o turn on Press a ny b utto n.
o turn off Press a nd hold the OPTI ON/PWR OFF
Y ou can start the W ALKMAN Guide a nd Conten t T ransfer from the [start] men u
ed by clicking [s tart]).
If yo u delete the [Setup .exe] fi le and [I nstall] folder in the pla yer by fo r mat t ing the buil t-
in flash memory of the player
, cop y this data from the [Backu p] folder on the comp uter
to your pla
yer . Then connecting the player to the com puter to be installed, follow the
rocedure fro m step 1 to install.
The backup da
ta is preser ved in the followin g [C] drive on yo ur computer b y t he defa ult
i les\Sony\W ALKMAN Guide\NWZ-E450\Backup
What can you do with
the W AL KMAN Guide ?
ALKMAN Guide inc ludes the following item s:
U ser Guide
g con tents can be viewed in yo ur web br owser .
Details on how t o us e the play er
Ho w to use software to transfer co nten t to the player
Custo mer Reg istra tion Link
Custo mer Support Link
Other useful Lin ks
udes lin k informa tion, etc., on the download site.
The bundled item
s differ depending on the coun tr y/region of pur chase.
After executing [Setup .exe] you can use the free space in the [Stora ge M edia] folder
y by fo rmatting the b uilt-in flash memory of the player . T o format the
built-in flash memory of the play
er , see “ T o initialize (format) the play er” on the
Ways to T ransfer Music
om CDs, etc., usin g Windows Med ia Player
om iT un es *
, etc., using
C o ntent T ra nsfer
t T ransfer sup ports data transfer fro m iT unes 9.0 to the player .
and- drop using Windows Explorer
ils on transferring m usic, videos, photos or podcasts, refer to the U ser
Guide. The U
ser Guide can be readily viewed fro m the W ALKMAN Guide.
Media Go sof tware
u are usin g Media Go with yo ur PSP
ortable) or Son y Er icsson
ne, you can transfer da t a from M edia G o to the pla yer if you have
edia G o to the lates t version (v ersion 1.5 o r later).
t o I nstal l t he Bundled Soft ware (User Guide included)
Go to song
How to use the Home menu
me menu appears when y ou pr ess and ho ld the BA CK/HOME but ton. The
me menu i s the starting point to p lay a udio, sear ch for so ngs, chan ging settings,
m t he H ome menu, yo u can select the desired item on the screen b y using the 5-
tu rn t o th e pr ev io us s cr ee n.
n to this Quick Start Guide , this model is accompa nied by the U ser
Guide (HTML document) which y
ou can view from the W ALKMAN Guide.
ils, refer to “ How to I nstall the Bundled Software (U ser Guide