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Samsung HT-TX52... did firmware update, now the machine will not do anything... Unable to reflash as it will no longer read the DVD or USB ports. Device powers on, and buttons work, but will not play or load from any slot / port

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  • Anonymous Jan 10, 2009

    i have exactly same problem with mine samsung ht-tq25 and still couldn`t find solution

  • jorge_ab Jan 30, 2009

    Mine works after the unintended update, **** now it only reads original certified dvds... not copies, not my companie dvds, not my own filmed dvds from my own camera, not a small clip from my usb drive.... anyone has the original firmware so we can restore it ? 
    thanks!

  • Salman F Mar 29, 2009

    I have the same problem. After firmware upgrade the machine will not do anything.Unable to read DVD or USB ports. Device powers on and only some buttons works like function and volume,
    but will not play or load from any slot / port. No display on TV at all.

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Balls... me too. Did anyone find a solution for this??

Posted on Mar 27, 2010

  • FranticFred Mar 27, 2010

    Balls, I have the same problem. Anyone with a solution??

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Bluray Firmware and where to get the latest downloads


bluray player firmware


Here are a list of bluray players and the link to help you get the latest firmwares. I will be adding several players and for some you may need to click on the manufactures link as not all have a direct link for every player.

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Blucobra

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DVD-3800BDCI


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DBP-4010UDCI

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I will be updating this all the time and list when it was updated. Please check back and send me a message in the comments section if you have anything to add. Thanks for your help!!!

ver 0.3.2 posted on 7/08/2010-Added several more players and updated links.

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Runs then turns off says protection


Protection" is an indicator that the unit is locked in protect mode. This may have been triggered by either playing the Samsung unit on too high volume level causing a hardware failure or a systems glitch.

If it were a glitch, a re-initialization of the built-in microprocessor may address the issue (if haven't been tried and only if you would consider. In some instances, re-initialization would result to the unit refusing to function which would confirm a firmware fault and not only a glitch):
  • turn off the power;
  • press and hold the STOP button on the main unit for 5 sconds or more;
  • try the unit;
  • if a no-go, with "NO DISC" displayed;
  • press and hold the STOP button on the main unit for 5 sconds or more;
  • "INITIAL" should be displayed.
The above (if a glitch and not a firmware fault) would force the HT-TX52 unit to revert back to factory defaults. Doing so would remove glitches, errors in settings & configurations, memories, presets and user preferences. As above stated, in some instances, re-initialization would result to the unit refusing to function which would confirm a firmware fault and not only a glitch

Should the above be not corrective, then it would be a hardware fault and options then are:
  • consider a DIY (do-it-yourself) repair if and only if very familiar with electronic components & circuitry, use of a DVM/VOM and a soldering iron/station. Access to a Service Manual or at the very least, a schematic diagram is likewise necessary;
  • should you be uncomfortable with a DIY, perhaps your best bet would then be to seek the services of an authorized Samsung Service Center (specially if still under warranty) or a qualified professional.


Read more: http://www.justanswer.com/questions/2a54r-dvd-home-theater-ht-tx52-shuts#ixzz0XEre9IRR

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thers firmware update i bet for it u may be able to update yourself witth thumb drive in that usb port in front that should help it from samsung.com website x50 ok

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