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You can purchase a replacement remote control on the Online Store. If your HDTV has a rebut or refresh buttom, try it it might work. Have you got any help on this? I don't even know how to explain it. Source

Next, try unplugging the unit for 30 seconds, and plugging it back in. I cant play ANY .iso thou. If the remote control does not function on a different WD TV device, the remote control should be replaced (see Step 7 below). It's not reproducible so as with #4 we'd need more info.

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Techflaws 2014-12-04 06:04:07 UTC #9 When will it freeze, after 10 mins, 30? Next I must leave the Settings menu quickly. Reset the unit. I've contacted WD support to see if they can figure out what the problem is.

  • Note: If you experience any issues after the reset, please manually Power Cycle your device. In case the answer did not answer your question, you can always visit the WD
  • What happens if you remove it from power shortly and not reset it?
  • I also have a coup;e of AVI movies and the same problem.
  • Go to system -> Audio/video, select HDMI, 720p 50hz, digital audio.
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  • They can be caused by the firmware not properly installing (often caused by a corrupted download), being interrupted during the firmware update process, or because of physical damage to the device.
  • E Pretty sure the procedure to reinstalling the firmware is to rename the version number, and the WD will see it as new, at least this is the way some are
  • Or are you saying, it's happening on more and more files/filetypes?
  • Next I'll be trying the unit playing a video off of Netflix but via a cabled connection, rather than WiFi, to see how that affects it.

mitthrawnuruodo wrote: Restarting the device does nothing, that was the first thing I tried. Techflaws 2014-12-07 05:54:13 UTC #14 Well, in both cases you are connected to wireless networks, even when playing local files. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Wd Tv Live Factory Reset I'm not sure, but I always hold the power off button for some seconds.

Any opinions appreciated. Please check your network connection and try again" I tried connecting to my laptop to play a file there - it can see the laptop, but cannot seem to start a Device is re-started now, and it can check for a firmware update, and is playing video from the local drive and laptop again. the images I can't see are those from my videio_st (thumbnails from the dvd art).

Dont take the risk, or if you do at least back up your HD first. 04-02-2009, 08:07 PM #18 92b16vx Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2005 Location: Wd Tv Play Stuck On Loading Screen Is it because of a specific file? I watch movies on my media player and the movies randomly stop at one point and return menu. Great picture, cool menu, not impressed with the browsing features (if you have as many files as i do, you have to be patient and scroll through all of them.

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A Device Reset is the only thing that works. Note: Holding the reset button down too long will change the display type between NTSC and PAL. The device will cycle it's power and then come back up on the Wd Tv Media Player Problems After power cycling I may get something to play, but I seem to experience the problem again very soon. Wd Tv Not Turning On The sensor on the WD TV product may have failed.

Power Cycle the WD TV Product. this contact form If your pictures are not in a supported format, or they will still not display, you will most likely need to change the files to a supported format. WDC Support Downloads Knowledge Base Product Registration Warranty Services Contact Ask a Question Contact Support Feedback Other Sites Online Learning Center CONNECT WD Blog © 2016 Western Digital Technologies, Inc. If not than I would off load everything from that drive, and reformat to either FAT32, or NTFS. 04-01-2009, 08:00 AM #16 enufspace Registered Member Join Date: Mar Wd Tv Live Media Player Troubleshooting

Tried to re-install the latest firmware but it won't let me (from a thumb usb stick) Does anybody know how I re-install the firmware? funny enough I can read another drive which is in hfs+ Tried doing a system reset to no avail... All Rights Reserved. have a peek here The unit should be at the main menu and not have any media currently displayed or playing.

Connect your WD TV using composite, turn both unit on (TV input on composite) and reset the unit by inserting a pin in the tiny hole beside the USB port on Wd Tv Live Stuck On Logo For questions on how to change your select files, please consult your picture program provider. Directions on how to use it are provided in the user manual.

Techflaws 2014-12-10 06:52:49 UTC #20 Yours sounds more like bug #3 than any of those 30 mins in and suddely playback freezes.

The first tell sign is the player will not cut off with the remote. I've done this for other connection and always worked for me. 03-30-2009, 08:27 PM #11 Ang_Filibustero Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2009 Posts: 2 OS: xp Quote: Originally Please see the User Manual for a list of supported extensions and codecs (Page 67-68). Wd Media Player Remote Not Working Dont take the risk, or if you do at least back up your HD first.

There's a MP4 bug in 2.02.32 so I wouldn't rule out a connection to the format. All my movies are Video_TS format and they work perfect with this media player. Cheers, Techflaws 2014-11-27 05:31:48 UTC #5 mitthrawnuruodo wrote: The problem with that theory is that the videos in question aren't incompatible or corrupt. Saturday afternoon, after I was done watching the last file on there, I removed the USB to go delete what was on it and put new movies on it - something

Audio The WD TV supports many audio formats. I would be very sad to loose all the data that i have accumulated. All and all when it works it works great. Now I keep getting the composite setting back even though I choose HDMI and 1080i 60 Hz; actually ONCE I got it to work getting picture in HDMI mode; only to

Anybody have experiences with this player? Western Digital - WD TV HD Media Player This is a discussion on Western Digital - WD TV HD Media Player within the Other Hardware Support forums, part of the Tech Often, files that previously played on the WDTV will not play if the device has been on for a couple of hours for me. Can anyone help me? 02-08-2009, 01:30 AM #5 jarrydpinto Registered Member Join Date: Feb 2009 Posts: 1 OS: XP Hi Franckey, I'm having the same problem with my

When I turn on the device, the HDMI output works for 2 seconds during startup, then the device switch to composite mode. Do you put the player into standy or turn it off completely after watching (like I do) and does it happen with other filetypes? Privacy Policy Terms of Use Trademarks Select your Language Language 中文(繁體) 中文(简体) Čeština Deutsch English Español Francais ελληνικά Italiano 日本語 한국어 Polski Português РУССКИЙ Türk Return to WD Community Contact In addition I downloaded a movie (WMV) witch is protected and it would not play on the Western media player.

Since then I tried settings reset, deleted the .wdtv folder from pen drive and passport, firmware reset from the above post but still the same problem persists. Can the old units be reapired?