Tag Archive: repair

Jun
18

How to guide: JTAG repair all in one guide for Dreambox Dm500S

A guide showing how to JTAG repair a bricked, broken, bad flash, corrupt firmware image on a Dreambox DM500S receiver. Useful when all else has failed.

Apr
22

How to guide: Using FlashWizard to restore a firmware/flash image

This guide covers how to use FlashWizard to restore a previously backed up firmware image back onto a Dbox, Dreambox, EagleBox or other Enigma 1/2 based receiver unit.

Apr
20

How to guide: Restoring a firmware image with DreamUp

This guide covers how to restore a previously backed up/downloaded flash/firmware image using DreamUp.

Apr
19

How to guide: Image backup & restore procedure for bricked Dreamboxs

A picture guide on how to backup & restore a image to a Dreambox that has become bricked/dead or none responsive to other methods of communications (serial/web/lan etc.)

Apr
04

How to guide: Unlock your DM800 or DM800HD clone

How to unlock a locked up DM800 or DM800HD Dreambox satellite receiver. The receiver may have locked up due to a bad flash or other corruption, this may help you

Mar
17

How to guide: Change/Repair front panel on Dreambox DM500S/C & Clones

How to remove, repair, refit and change the front panel on the Dreambox DM500S, Dm500C & clones (Eagle/LinuxSat etc.) this is usually needed when changing the weak remote sensor unit, when a remote will only work very close to the box, for a better unit

Mar
10

How to guide: DreamUp Tutorial – Flashing your Dreambox (DM500/DM800HD)

A video tutorial on how to flash, restore, upgrade, backup and modify the firmware on the Dreambox DM500 & DM800HD linux based satellite receivers. Maybe you need to install a different firmware image or restore the factory settings?

Nov
30

How to guide: Dreambox 500s tuner (no signal) fix HD Video

Small video guide on how to fix the Dream Multimedia & clones which give a constant “no signal” error.

Oct
23

How to change the Dreambox mac address

How to change the hardware mac address of the Dream multimedia Dreambox series satellite receiver, may also apply to the cable versions, would depend on image/firmware.

Sep
26

How to guide : Build a buffered & none-buffered Blackcat JTAG cable

How to guide : Build a buffered & none-buffered Blackcat JTAG cable, useful for many things, this is more of a universal JTAG cable (aka Blackcat) that uses the LPT (parallel/printer port), can be used for modems, cable boxs & satellite receivers to perform repairs and other functions.

Sep
23

How to guide : Repair JTAG/Serial connection with DreamBox 5600

A how to guide on, how to repair the Dream Multimedia DreamBox model 5600 satellite receiver, using JTAG & serial (RS232) connections in case of flash failure, bricking, updates gone bad etc.

Sep
15

How to reset your Dreambox password using remote control

Another guide on resetting the Dream Multimedia Dreambox series satellite receiver boxs password in case you forgot it, but this time via the remote control. Tried on DM500 & DM800HD, should work on others (clone & genuine)

Aug
29

How to Jtag repair Dreambox DM500s Satellite receiver (video)

How to Jtag repair Dreambox Satellite DM500s receiver (video)