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My samsung bdp1000 wont play blu ray discs

Will play normal discs but when i put in a bluray message says disc wont play

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  • Anonymous May 01, 2008

    wont play blue ray dvds just regular dvds HELP

  • Anonymous May 01, 2008

    my bd-p1000 wont play blue ray dvds just regular dvds

  • Svenom May 04, 2008

    I also insert blu-ray disks and after a long time the disc get spat back at me. Normal DVDs work fine. ?????? Help Please

  • Anonymous May 27, 2008

    It still plays regular dvd's but just hates all blue rays.

  • tdev Jun 05, 2008

    I downloaded the firmware update and it still doesn't play the blu-ray

  • tomshanda Jul 14, 2008

    My blu-ray will not play.I have rented 4 Blu-Ray new releases from blockbuster and none of them will play.

  • Anonymous Aug 06, 2008

    Same problem as described - although the problem is more intermittent. It is getting worse however. Kicks back blu-ray discs 3-4 times before they will play. Regular Dvds play fine.

  • vintorymoore Sep 21, 2008

    I have the same problem, it started doing with slowly and started increasing in freequency and now it wont play a Bluray disk at all.  But it Still plays regular DVD's.  The kicker about this is the fact that it started 2 months after I got the thing and paid 1200.00 for it.  The firmware update did not work either Samsung.  So much for being an Earlier adopter.

  • nikeltorres1 Feb 14, 2009

    stupid piece of junk man I am so sick of mine doing the same thing I won't evn rent blu ray's anymore

  • thegavster Feb 17, 2009

    plays standard discs just not blu ray i have tried new firmware but no luck i guess samsung are still the same cheap and nasty compant they have always been

  • breitak67 Mar 14, 2009

    Same issue here. Started out fine. 3 - 6 months later had occasional issues - needed to put the disc in and out a few times on newer discs. Then the first VC-1 discs came out and would not play. After the firmware update things worked for a while, then went downhill fast. Within 6 months of the update no Blu-ray titles would play in the unit (standard DVDs work fine). I bought a PS3. Works great. I got to watch only 15 or 20 movies on the Samsung. At $1000 purchase price, that's $50/movie. Ouch.

  • Kibitz Apr 21, 2009

    Regular DVDS work fine. Blu-Rays will not read. I have done the 4/17/2009 firmware upgrade but there was no change.

  • socalguy24 May 11, 2010

    Mine works worse with the firmware update.

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    will not play blue ray discs and plays standard just fine.

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    some blurays fine others wont notice them

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    plays regular discs but not blue ray

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2014

    This is so annoying, the blu-ray keeps changing function by itself. Stays on radio for a short time then jumps to another function. Sometimes three functions then stops and its random. I have done a reset still occurs

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I DOn't know the answer BUT the Samsung site has firware updates which might help you. Take a look:

http://www.samsung.com/us/function/search/resultList.do?searchWord=BD-P1000

Make sure you copy the entire link. I hope this helps. Let me know

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