Updating firmware for dvd players
We recommend the following operating systems: Note: The update will not be performed if the file is not copied to the root directory of the USB device or if the name of the file is modified.First get the equipment ready, then transfer the update to your player.Think of re-initializing as a soft "reboot" where it gets things working the way they should. To do that hold the power button down for about 10 seconds and then power it back up). Excellent post yet again with very detailed info on the updates and how to do it Midnight. We really need this to be made a sticky so that we can just point to this when new owners ask questions! Thanks Midnight & Cass for helping so many people with your hard work. First off tried to update from 1.1 to 1.1 and it won't even let me do that.
Caution: Mitsubishi Electric Australia recommends that you do not upgrade the firmware in your DVDRW drive unless you are specifically experiencing the problems described.
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.
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.