Both have service manuals so as a service tech I'm sure you know why you need that to work such products.
My Samsung HT-BD8200 Sound Bar was a bit strange from the start. It used to switch itself on in the middle of the night (and the Samsung TV that it was connected to by Aynet). I could live with that... I switched the power off whenever it wasn't in use. A quick google indicated that this wasn't at all uncommon...
Then one day it simply wouldn't switch on. The on/off touch-switch just flashed red/white. I took it to the local Samsung repairer who told me that it appears to be a problem with the circuit board and that the model is no longer supported, so a replacement is not available.
I am in the process of doing the limited amount of testing on the board that I can, given I have no circuit diagrams... but any suggestions would be most welcome...
Having pulled the board out, the part number is an AH44-00215B
Samsungparts.com list a 215A... I wonder if the two are interchangeable...?
A supplier in the Netherlands lists the 215B (at roughly twice the price).
There is no guarantee that this is in fact the problem...just what the tech said. I may just initially order the service manual and see if I can sort it out further before ordering any major parts.
Help, my PC with Windows 10 won't shut down properly
Since upgrading to Windows 10 my computer won't shut down properly. I use the menu button shutdown and the screen goes blank, but the system does not fully shut down. The only way to get it to shut down is to hold the physical power button down till it shuts down. Any suggestions?