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Firmware Problem + Can't upload new Firmware

I accidentally hit "Reloaded Firmware" instead of "Clean
Up", and now I can't put firmware back onto my player. My Zen Vision:M
won't start up anymore, it just flashes "Firmware Problem!" then goes
into recovery mode. To try to fix it, I've hit "reload firmware"
multiple times, like Creative's site told me to do. I then attempted to
upload Creative's firmware onto it. It didn't work. It just said
"firmware upgrade failed" after about 5 minutes. I then tried Cretive's
"MP3 Player Recovery Tool"
(http://www.creative.com/products/mp3/MP3PlayerRecoveryTool/)
That said that it failed too. I then went tried it again after
formatting my player. It still didn't work. I really like my ZVM, and I
want to have it functional again ASAP. Can you please help me?

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  • Dopamino Feb 23, 2008

    It's a different problem for a different player. Thanks for the response though.

  • Dopamino Mar 03, 2008

    Ok, I got it to work finally.
    All I needed to do apparently was reinstall the programs that came bundled with my player on a CD onto my computer. I guess some of them got corrupted or something. Anyway, I hope this helps someone else.

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    tried to upgrade firmware on a dvp5990/37 dvd player and it failed now its bricked

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That has happend to me, im not sure if i have all the disc's still. Is there nother way or would i have to buy the stuff agian if i cant find it\' x

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