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my Samsung blu ray player says a required update is availablefor

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my Samsung blu ray player says a required update is availablefor your device, until I get this sorted I cant play my instant prime from amazon can you help
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  Shahid replied 2 years ago.
Hello, my name is***** be happy to assist you.
Please allow me to ask you a few questions to diagnose the problem.
- Can you please get me the model number off of Samsung bluray player?
- Also, have you tried to install the update which is being offered?
Thanks.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

the model is a BDE8/900MCOMBO BLURAY PLAYER

Expert:  Shahid replied 2 years ago.
Thanks Ray for the info.
What happens if you run the software update?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I ran software updates online it said no updates available , I don't know what update it means

Expert:  Shahid replied 2 years ago.
OK, can you please recheck the model number as BD-E8/900M seems invalid/ incorrect.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

bd-e8900m

Expert:  Shahid replied 2 years ago.
Please unplug bluray power cord from wall outlet for 10 minutes to reset, replug back in, turn it On and check if it still shows software update available message, if so then run it to see what happens.
If it still doesn't run any update the check following Samsung link and download "Firmware Upgrade File version 1018.1" and copy it to USB flash drive as per instructions mentioned on "upgrade guide" to update the software in bluray player...
http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/model/BD-E8900/EN
Please reply back with the result.
Thank you.
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.

thankyou I will now try and give it a go

Expert:  Shahid replied 2 years ago.
Sure, please take your time and reply back with the result.
Thank you.