Updating firmware for dvd players
Turn on the television and select the appropriate video input on the television to view the player. Video 1, Video 2, HDMI etc) 2) Turn the player on by pressing the On / Standby button on the unit or with the remote control.
3) Open the players tray by momentarily pressing the Open / Close button on the front of the unit.
It will first indicate STEP 1/5 then STEP 2/5, STEP 3/5, STEP 4/5 and finally STEP 5/5.
10) The player will stay on STEP 5/5 for an extended period of time.
If you do not have any burning software there is a FREE version of Deep Burner that will burn ISO images (works on Windows 95/98/2000/NT/ME/XP/Vista x86/Vista x64 and is virtually compatible with ANY CD/DVD burner). Since the firmware filesize is relatively small, please If your burning software has the option, choose "Disc At Once" instead of "Track At Once". You can download the firmware update from either the Canadian or American Toshiba websites.
Toshiba HD DVD Firmware ISO Downloads - Canadian Site Toshiba HD DVD Firmware ISO Downloads - American Site 1) Confirm that the player is connected to a television.
DHCP) and do the following: 1) Turn DHCP to ON 2) Turn DNS to ON 3) Move cursor to highlight the Confirm button in Yellow and press OK Exit out of the setup menu and remove any disc that may be in the HD DVD player. You should then be able to update to the latest firmware via the Setup menu (General -- ISO Burning Software: Use a CD only to burn the ISO image and not a DVD. This is perfectly normal, just follow the instructions below to update the firmware.The use of other firmware will void the drive's warranty.Please follow the instructions below to update the firmware: 1. Think of it as a driver update for computer hardware, or a new updated version of your favorite software program for Windows.With HD DVD players the latest updates often include playback fixes, improved functionality and new features for some of the latest HD DVD titles that include improved web-enabled extras, such as those found on Transformers, Blood Diamond or Evan Almighty, for example.