About this download

x-Pict Story for Memory Card is Sony original software that allows users to easily create a video clip using photos shot with a digital camera and favorite music.

Operating Environment

Operating System

  • Windows® XP Home Edition (Service Pack 3 or later, 32-bit version)
  • Windows® XP Professional (Service Pack 3 or later, 32-bit version)
  • Windows® XP Media Center Edition 2004 (Service Pack 3 or later, 32-bit version)
  • Windows® XP Media Center Edition 2005 (Service Pack 3 or later, 32-bit version)
  • Windows® Vista Home Basic (Service Pack 1 or later, 32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® Vista Home Premium (Service Pack 1 or later, 32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® Vista Business (Service Pack 1 or later, 32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® Vista Ultimate (Service Pack 1 or later, 32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® 7 Home Premium (32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® 7 Professional (32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® 7 Ultimate (32/64-bit version)
  • Windows® 8
  • Windows® 8 Pro


  • Intel Pentium 4 2.8GHz / Intel Pentium D 2.8GHz / Intel Core Duo 1.66GHz /Intel Core2 Duo1.20 GHz or better


  • 1GB or more


  • 1024 x 600 or better
  • A DirectX 9-compatible video card is required in order to run this software.

The following systems are not supported:

  • Operating Systems other than those indicated above
  • Personally constructed PCs or operating systems
  • An environment that is an upgrade of the original manufacturer-installed operating system
  • Multi-boot environment
  • Multi-monitor environment
  • Macintosh® Operating System

File Info

File Name

  • x-Pict Story for Memory Card (English)

File Version

  • 1

File Size

  • 40.3MB

Release Date

  • 2012-11-22

System Requirements

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP



Download and Installation Procedures

  1. The software download process requires authentication of the serial number listed on your Memory Card media. Please have your Memory Card media available.
  2. To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.
  3. Click the Download button.
  4. At the Login for "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" download, fill in the fields for the Model Name and lot number.
    Note: The Model Name section has two fields separated by a hyphen. E.g. SF-2N1
    Click the NEXT button to authenticate your media information.
  5. At the "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" page, click the OK button.
  6. In the "File Download" window click the Save button to download the xPSMC_setup.exe file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  7. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the xPSMC_setup.exe file to begin the installation.
  8. At the "Welcome to the InstallShield Wizard for x-Pict Story for Memory Card" screen, click the Next button to continue.
  9. At the "License Agreement" dialog, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click the Yes button to continue with the installation.
  10. At the "InstallShield Wizard Complete" screen, click the Finish button.
  11. The installation of the "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" software is complete.

Important Note:

  • "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" may operate incorrectly if your video card does not contain enough video memory.
  • Do not run other software that plays video while using "x-Pict Story for Memory Card."
  • Do not delete any of the photos or music that are used in an x-Pict Story while saving the movie as a file.
  • Using "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" with a computer that has built-in speakers or has external speakers or headphones connected is recommended.
  • Suspend, sleep, and standby functions that rely on the computer's timer are disabled while "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" is running.
  • "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" cannot use photos stored on a file server connected to a network as material for an x-Pict Story. Copy the photos that you want to use to your computer.

x-Pict Story TM  for Memory Card FAQs

How to start x-Pict Story for Memory Card?

  • Click on [Start] - [All Programs] - [x-Pict Story for Memory Card] - [  x-Pict Story for Memory Card].
  • If the  "x-Pict Story for Memory Card" icon is displayed on your Windows desktop, simply double-click the icon.

What are the supported file format? 

  • This software supports the following file formats;
    Photos: JPEG format (extensions: .jpeg, .jpg, .jpe, .jfif).
    Music: MP3 format (extension: .mp3)