Toshiba (America) Releases v1.5 Firmware Update for 2nd-Gen Players
Toshiba America has released the another firmware update for HD-XA2, HD-A20, HD-A2, HD-A2W and HD-D2 sold in U.S.. This release will update the firmware to version 1.5.
This update addresses some problems Toshiba has identified with HDMI/DVI connectivity and disc playback.
If you have broadband internet service, you may obtain the firmware update over the internet using the Ethernet port on the back of your HD DVD Player. Instructions for configuring the Ethernet port and downloading the firmware update can be found in the owner’s manual for your HD DVD Player. BEFORE BEGINNING THE FIRMWARE UPDATE PROCESS, BE SURE TO REMOVE ANY DISCS FROM YOUR HD DVD PLAYER.
If you do not have an Ethernet-based broadband connection for your player or prefer not to use one, you may contact Toshiba Customer Solutions and request that a firmware update disc be sent by mail.
The current firmware update includes all of the prior firmware updates.
Please first refer to the webpage Firmware Update Information for Owners of Toshiba HD DVD Players: Models HD-XA2, HD-A20, HD-A2, HD-A2W and HD-D2 for full details and upgrading instructions direct from Toshiba (America) before attempting to upgrade the firmware.
Labels: Firmware Updates (North America)