System Requirements

  • Windows PC with access to the internet
  • LAN cable to connect your receiver to the internet
  • Operating System
    • Windows Vista Home Basic/ Home Premium/ Business/Ultimate (SP1、32 bit/64 bit) Windows XP Home Edition/ Professional/ Media Center Edition 2005 (SP3、32 bit)
  • Minimum Computer requirements:
    • CPU: Celeron
    • Clock Speed: 1 GHz or higher
    • Memory (RAM) (Windows XP): 512 MB or more
    • HDD: 20 MB or more free disk space.
      280 MB free disk space is required when .NET Framework 2.0 is not installed.
    • Display: 1024 × 768, High Color (65536 colors) or higher resolution
    • Network: 100Base-TX or higher


The ES Utility software is required to perform the firmware update. Follow the steps below to install the ES Utility software on your computer:

Note: It is not necessary to install the ES Utility if you have previously install this utility.

  1. Power on your computer and login as administrator or with an account with administrator rights.
  2. Insert the the supplied ES Utility CD into your CD-ROM drive.
  3. The installation launcher automatically starts and displays the Software Setup screen.
    • If the installation launcher does not start, navigate to the CD-ROM files and double-click the "SetupLauncher.exe" file.
    • If you do not have the ES Utility CD, download here the ES Utility application to your computer, open the downloaded folder, and then double-click the "SetupLauncher.exe" file.
  4. Install the ES Utility application software following the instructions given in the message on the screen.
  5. At the "Welcome to the Software Setup" screen, read the agreement, then, if you agree, click "I accept the terms of the license agreement", and then click "Next".
  6. At the "Software Setup" screen, under "Software" click the ES Utility icon.

  7. At the "Software Setup screen", under ES Utility click Install.
  8. At the "Welcome to the ES Installer" screen, click Next.
  9. At the "Setup Type" screen, select Custom, and then click Next.
  10. At the "Choose a Destination Folder" screen, click Next.
  11. At the "Add a desktop shortcut" screen, select Add a shortcut to the desktop, and then click Next.
  12. At the "Install the program" screen, click Install.
  13. At the "ES Utility was successfully installed" screen, click Finish.

    The software is installed and the ES Utility icon is placed on your desktop.