Download and Extract the 02.23_FAT+_EMEA.zip file to your Windows system.
FreeAgent Theater+ Firmware Update
Updates the firmware on the FreeAgent Theater+. Region Support: EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa)
After extraction insert a USB memory stick on your PC and perform a quick format.
After format is complete drag and drop the install.img on to the root of the memory stick.
Note: Do not store the .img file in any folders on the memory stick, the FreeAgent Theater+ doesn't search for the firmware in update files hidden in folders.
Remove any FreeAgent Go drives that are docked in the Theater, and insert the USB memory stick in to the front USB port of the Theater.
Power on your television and the FreeAgent Theater+.
From the Remote, press Menu > Settings. The Settings Menu opens.
Note: Press the Down Arrow 3 times and select Version Information. Document the current firmware version number on your FreeAgent Theater+.
Press the Right button 2 times. This opens the Firmware Update Menu.
Press the Down Arrow 1 time to select USB and press OK. Repeat this process a second time. At this point the Firmware update begins. This process may take awhile and requires no user intervention. When complete, the Seagate logo will move around the television screen as if it was a screen saver from a computer.
Use the Remote to power off the FreeAgent Theater+, disconnect the Flash Drive, reconnect any other external drives and you are finished.
After this firmware update process, if you find that your FreeAgent Theater Plus is not performing well or has lost certain expected functionalities, you may try our alternative method of updating the firmware. The instructions may be found in our Knowledge Base.
After you install firmware version 2.23, if something will not work as it did previously, you can roll-back the firmware version to 2.20 if needed.
For more information on how to get the most out of customizing and viewing your digital content on your television please visit the Seagate Knowledge Base and search for Theater.
Windows 7 32 and 64-Bit
Windows Vista 32 and 64-Bit
- Windows 7 32 and 64-Bit
- Windows Vista 32 and 64-Bit
- Windows XP