This Blu-ray Disc Has Been Manufactured To The Latest Blu-ray Disc Standards...Your Player May Require An Update' Message
Some newly released Blu-ray Disc titles are displaying a variation of this message when playing. The message can vary, example below: 'This Blu-ray Disc has been manufactured to the latest Blu-ray Disc standards. To ensure the best possible viewing experience, your Blu-ray Player may require an
Which Apps Are Available On My Samsung BD-H5100 Blu-ray Player?
Your Blu-ray player comes with 15 preinstalled apps: Hulu Plus, YouTube, Flixster, CinemaNow, Rhapsody, Picasa, AccuWeather, Twitter, VUDU, Netflix, Pandora, Target, Internet TV, flickr, and Facebook. On the home screen 5 apps are displayed. You can edit the first 3 apps to include your
How To Use The Opera TV Store App
This guide will walk you through using the Opera TV Store App on your Samsung Blu-ray Player
How To Connect Your Samsung Blu-ray Player To A Wired Network (H5100 & HM51)
This easy to use guide will walk you through connecting your Blu-ray player to a wired network
How To Connect Your Samsung Blu-ray Player To Your TV (H5100 & HM51)
This guide will walk you through connecting your Samsung Blu-ray player to your tv
How To Initialize Your Samsung Blu-ray Player With A Wired Network Connection (H5100 & HM51)
The guide will walk you through setting up your Blu-ray player for the first time
How Do I Find The Owner's Manual For My Product?
Getting Started When you buy a new Samsung product the owner's manual is one of the first things you want to look at. The owner's manual has a wealth of information about your new product and can help you with connections and set up. You Will Need: PC with internet access To locate and
Why Can't Blu-ray Discs Resume From The Last Position When They Are Reloaded?
It really depends on the type of Blu-ray disc you are watching. Blu-ray discs with BD-Java (BD-J) cannot be resumed by the player (regardles of manufacturer) because BD-J disables the resume function. BD-J is the software that controls playback and all interactive Blu-ray disc features (bonus
Who Do I Contact When I Have Network Issues?
If you have tried troubleshooting your network connection issues and are still having trouble, you may need to contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) or your router's manufacturer. Below are some of the most popular ISP and router manufacturers with phone numbers and links to their
How To Register Your Samsung Product
The easy to use guide will walk you through registering your Samsung Products
How To Remove A Registered Product
This easy to use guide will help you remove a product that has been registered in error.
How To Update A Partial Product Registration
This easy to use guide will help you continue the registration process for your Samsung product.
My Remote Is Not Working, How Can I Determine If I Need A Replacement Remote?
If your remote control is not operating your Blu-ray player, try the following: Replace the batteries with new ones Reset the remote Test the remote Reset the Remote Remove the batteries and then hold down the POWER button on the remote for 30 seconds. Replace the batteries with new
Do I Always Need To Wear The 3D Glasses When Watching My Samsung 3D HDTV/BD/HTS?
No. The only time you need to wear the 3D glasses is when viewing 3D content, whether it’s native or virtual. Your 3D HDTV/BD/HTS can still play 2D movies the way you are used to seeing them.
What's The Difference Between Onboard Decoding And Bitstream Pass-through, And Which One Should I Use?
Although Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio aren’t compressed in the same way that the original Dolby Digital and DTS formats are, they still reside on your Blu-ray disc in condensed form, a stream of bits, or bitstream, that has to be decoded properly before it can be amplified and sent to
What Is The Difference Between 2.4GHz And 5GHz?
The major differences between the two are the type of frequencies (channels) they offer and the Wi-Fi protocols they support. The 2.4GHz band offers 3 non overlapping channels and supports 802.11 b/g/n. The 5GHz band offers at least 23 non overlapping channels and supports 802.11a/n. The GHz
Why Does My Movie Have Black Bars Across The Top And Bottom Of The Screen?
Aspect ratio is the relationship between the width of a film image and its height. For example, films displayed in the 16:9 aspect ratio are 16 inches wide for every 9 inches they are tall which can also be expressed as 1.78:1. Standard TV’s have an aspect ratio of 4:3 or 1.33:1, Wide screen
Which Disc Types Can I Use with My Blu-ray Player?
The following disc types and Region Codes are compatible with your Blu-ray Player. Compatible Disc Types Disc Types Disc Logo Recorded Content Disc Shape Max Playing Minutes BD-ROM BD-RE/BD-R AUDIO + VIDEO Single sided (25GB/50GB) Playing time depends on title
How To Locate The Model & Serial Number On Your Blu-ray Player
This guide describes how to locate both your model and serial number.
How Do I Reset My Pandora Account?
If you are unable to sign out of a Pandora account already on your player, or if you would like to reset your Pandora account, follow the instructions below to reset your account and obtain a new activation code. Contact Pandora directly with a request to reset your account so that your
What Is Bitstream (Re-encode) And Do I Need A Special Av Receiver Or Sound Processor To Use This Feature?
PCM Bitstream (Audiophile) Bitstream (Re-encode) PCM output means that the Blu-ray Disc player itself either passes along the uncompressed multichannel PCM stream that is recorded on the disc, or decodes the high-resolution audio tracks, depending on which soundtrack you select in the
How To Update the Firmware (USB Method)
When new features and content come out, a firmware update may be required for the disc to work properly in your player. This video shows you how to update the firmware by copying it to a USB drive and loading it onto your Blu-Ray player.
How To Update the Firmware (LAN Method)
When new features and content come out, a firmware update may be required for the disc to work properly in your player. This video shows you how to update the firmware by connecting a LAN cable from your modem or router to your Blu-Ray player.
What Is Adaptive Video Acceleration (AVA)?
Adaptive Video Acceleration or AVA is a new way for videos to be streamed to you over the internet. The original way to stream video involves bringing large files to you at once over the internet. AVA brings multiple smaller files through different channels which results in a more reliable
What Is Firmware And Why Does My Player Need Updates?
What is firmware? The most basic definition of Firmware is the programming inside the main chip that makes the player run. Firmware updates can be used to add functions, fix bugs, and add playback compatibility for disc playback. Why do we need to update firmware for disc compatibility? One