DVD & Home Theater Gear Discuss DVD and Home Theater Equipment.

Problems with Toshiba 2200

Old 10-28-01, 01:21 PM
  #1  
DVD Talk Special Edition
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Dec 2000
Location: Oregon
Posts: 1,375
Problems with Toshiba 2200

I'm having some problems with my nearly year-old Toshiba 2200. The video and audio are fine, but lately I'm seeing the following problems:

o On one DVD (THE KID), it hangs on the FBI warning and doesn't advance beyond it unless I hit SKIP. It has no problem playing correctly on my PC-DVD with PowerDVD.

o On another one (DINOSAUR), there is about a 30-40 second delay after playing one of the special features before it returns to the menu. This happens for all of the special features, not just a particular one. Again, on my PC-DVD, there is less than a 5 second delay before returning to the menu.

Does this sound like a problem that would be fixed with a firmware upgrade? I did the trick of leaving the unit unplugged overnight in hopes of resetting it, but no change.

I checked the firmware (zoom-6-0-6-zoom) and it showed 1- 1 0200-1. Does this mean the version is 1.02 or 2.00? Does anyone know what the latest firmware version is for the 2200?

I read in other forums about having to send the unit to Atlanta to get the firmware upgraded. Is this still true?

If I'm still within the 1 year parts warranty from Toshiba, will they upgrade the firmware at no charge?

Thanks for the help.

Last edited by bhauge; 10-28-01 at 01:24 PM.
bhauge is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.