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How do I update my Philips TV, Home Audio or Home Video device?

Published on 2016-12-12

1) Browse to

2) Enter your model number in the top right search box of the page and press enter

3) Select your model from the list

4) On the right side of the page you will see “Software and Drivers” if an update is available. If you do not see this then no update is currently available

5) The “Firmware Upgrade Readme File” contains the directions for this model and information about what the update does. The file at the bottom is the actual update. Click on the update file

6) Accept the End User Agreement

7) Click on “Save as”

8) Save the file in a location you will remember. We recommend that you use the Downloads folder or Desktop. Click Save

9) Locate the file and open it

10) Click on “Extract all files”

11) Click on “Extract”

12) Once the files are extracted a new window will open. You will see more options at the top

13) You must view the PDF document for directions on what kind of media to upload with. Examples are either CDROM, ThumbDrive, or SD Card

a) If using a ThumbDrive or SD Card you can right click on the .bin file and select “Send to” and then select your ThumbDrive or SD Card

b) If burning to a CDROM click once on the .bin file and select Burn and follow the steps

14) Once the files are loaded to the media you need to follow the steps list in the Readme File to complete the update

The information on this page applies to the following models: DVP3990/05 .

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