Question about Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

How to paste a sme firmware download file to "ROOT" of my yp-t8

How do I copy a downloaded SME Firware file to the "ROOT" of my YP-T8. Apparently this should fix my forever "system loading problem". Thank you

Posted by Perdu on

  • gt_shinoda Sep 09, 2008

    hi? I'm mongolian. pls yp-t8.img.fnt.rom send me

×

Ad

1 Answer

kilroy0097

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

Ok you need to know exactly what model number player you are using as there are three versions of the YP-T8. * YP-T8A * YP-T8X * YP-T8Z Once you know that then you go to the samsung site and download the appropriate driver. Looks something like this: FM/200611/20061107201844343_YP_T8_ROM_20060609_138US.zip Once you do that you have to unzip or extract the file. Windows should do this automatically. According to the directions you then take the files that it unzips and put them on your mp3 player. So connect your mp3 player to the computer via that usb cable. It should show up as a Removable Device under My Computer. Find the files you just extracted. Should be YP_T8.fnt, YP-T8.rom and YP-T8.img You then simply copy those files into the mp3 player which is that new removable device drive. The root folder is the first area you see when you first explore the drive. i.e. any folder you see on that mp3 player when you double click on it is actually a sub-folder and not the root folder. So open it up and copy those files right there. After which you then do as the directions say. Unplug the mp3 player, power it off and then connect your charger. It says it will automatically upgrade the firmware and then automatically turn on so it should just be a waiting game at that point. Good luck!

Posted on Sep 26, 2007

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I can not get my yp-t8 to download to my pc my pc is xp home and the driver that ihave is win 98


Hello,

If the driver you mention is only for Win98, it is of no use in XP.

For the YP-T8 there are 3 model players, that might need different driver, software and firmware (under OS there's a listing for the supported Operating Systems).
Select your model on next page:
http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/search/supportSearchModelResult.do?menu=SP00&searchWord=ypt8&default_searchInputBox_value=Enter+model+number+or+keywords&searchInputBox=yp-t8
Next select the matching driver, software for your computer.
Download and install the driver and software.

Also look under firmware, to see if there are updates for the player.

Apr 09, 2010 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

I just changed comnputers and i can't find the disk that came with my mp3 yp-t8. How can I transfer music to it??


Hello,

Support for the YP-T8 can be reached here:
http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/search/supportSearchModelResult.do?menu=SP00&searchWord=YPT8&default_searchInputBox_value=Enter+model+number+or+keywords&searchInputBox=YP-T8&find_button=See+all+results
Select the exact model from the list, going to Downloads.
Next select the drivers and software under Downloads, matching the operating system on the computer.

Manual for the YP-T8 in pdf format:
http://downloadcenter.samsung.com/content/UM/200507/20050711085738421_T8__ENG_1[1].0-1.pdf

Jan 10, 2010 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

I have lost my samsung yp-t8 player software cd


I have lost my samsung yp-t8 player software cd, how do I get it?

Dec 26, 2008 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

I want to reset my samsung yp-t9


Complete Solution - includes fix for Bluetooth.
You will need to execute a number of steps to do this:
1 - obtain a copy of the latest firmware from http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/search/supportSearchResultView.do?group=&group_cd=&type=&type_cd=&subtype=mp3others&subtype_cd=&model_nm=YP-T9&dType=D&vType=L&mType=&model_cd=&menu=download&prd_ia_cd=&disp_nm=YP-T9
or (even better) - go to the international site and download a copy of YP-T9 V1.80.zip
2 - Reset - Power off the yp-t9 using A-B and MENU pressed together - hold down A-B and press the POWER button to enter the low-level format mode - press LEFT LEFT RIGHT RIGHT UP CENTRE DOWN - the yp-t9 will now reformat - power off using A-B and MENU together
3 - reload firmware - Power on normally and connect to PC as a USB drive. Move the two files you just downloaded (MUON.ROM and SYSDATA.BIN) into the root of the USB drive - Safely remove the drive - Power on the yp-t9 and allow it to re-install the firmware

If you want to restore Bluetooth functionality you will also need to perform the following steps:

4 - pop the four rubber plugs out of the back of the unit - with a small phillips screwdriver remove the four screws - insert your fingernail into the seam of the unit on both sides and pop off the back - gently (slowly) remove the battery taking care not to place any strain on the connecting wires - copy dowm the 12-digit number on the label under the battery (starts 0016xxx...) - replace battery, back, screws and plugs.
5 - using text editor create a file with the 12 digits (use upper-case letters where appropriate) followed by <enter> key - save it as BT_MAC_ADDR.TXT
6 - connect the yp-t9 and open it using Right click on Start and Explore - find the yp-t9 and drag a copy of BT_MAC_ADDR.TXT into the SYSTEM folder - Safely remove - power on normally.

Hope this helps
Chris

Nov 19, 2008 | Samsung Yepp YP-T9 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

Samsung YP-T9 corrupt files


Go to the settings menu in your yp-t9.Then open the system menu.Then update the library.The files will go after this.Guess this helps.

Jan 18, 2008 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

System loading...forever posted by mykel280 and responded by pcgeek on mar 21,2007


Ok you need to know exactly what model number player you are using as there are three versions of the YP-T8. * YP-T8A * YP-T8X * YP-T8Z Once you know that then you go to the samsung site and download the appropriate driver. Looks something like this: FM/200611/20061107201844343_YP_T8_ROM_20060609_138US.zip Once you do that you have to unzip or extract the file. Windows should do this automatically. According to the directions you then take the files that it unzips and put them on your mp3 player. So connect your mp3 player to the computer via that usb cable. It should show up as a Removable Device under My Computer. Find the files you just extracted. Should be YP_T8.fnt, YP-T8.rom and YP-T8.img You then simply copy those files into the mp3 player which is that new removable device drive. The root folder is the first area you see when you first explore the drive. i.e. any folder you see on that mp3 player when you double click on it is actually a sub-folder and not the root folder. So open it up and copy those files right there. After which you then do as the directions say. Unplug the mp3 player, power it off and then connect your charger. It says it will automatically upgrade the firmware and then automatically turn on so it should just be a waiting game at that point. Good luck!

Sep 25, 2007 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

2 Answers

How do you put videos on it


You either drag & drog the files to the removable disk or go to Samsung Multimedia Studio and select 'export' and select 'export videos to device' on the drop-down menu. If the files aren't in the correct format then it will do that and transfer the files.

May 19, 2007 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

Converting MPEG-4 files into svi


Hmph. You got me thinking. Well, here are some suggestions: 1)try to re-install samsung multimedia studio. 2)try a different mpeg4 file to convert. If that doesn't work, something is terribly wrong. 3)go to this site: http://www.free-codecs.com/download_soft.php?d=3046&s=95 A download for k-lite codec pack should instantly start. Hope this works! If none of these work, then you may just have a virus somewhere.

Sep 10, 2006 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

1 Answer

System loading. . . forever


Yes. Open up the hatch to where the USB jack is. Either below it or on top of it is a small opening that has a small white buton there. Hold it for ten seconds with a pin or something, then see if it works. If not, download sme firmware for your ypt8. Go on the samsung site, they should have some available (it might take a little searching, though). Hope I'm not too late!

May 25, 2006 | Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player

Not finding what you are looking for?
Samsung YP-T8 Digital Media Player Logo

Related Topics:

248 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Samsung Audio Players & Recorders Experts

Muntejaya Ginting
Muntejaya Ginting

Level 3 Expert

10422 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

76403 Answers

ThaMp3Doctor
ThaMp3Doctor

Level 3 Expert

8597 Answers

Are you a Samsung Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...