I too had the same problem with my realtek rtd1282 HDD multimedia player. I used the wrong firmware to upgrade. Nothing happened to the device as when I clicked continue the device rebooted and never came back to the DvdPlayer screen.
How when I switch on I get the DVD-RW blue screen. The USB drive works when I connect to computer. I need the right firmware to try. I can put the image file on the HDD and start the player.
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