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Old 06-23-2014, 11:40 PM - Thread Starter
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Kuro Command Program

After developing Kuro Kapture (Kuro Kapture Program), I have now created a program that allows the user to run commands on any of the below Kuro models:

101fd
141fd
500m
600m
111fd
151fd
5020
6020
Non-US model equivalents to the above

What does this mean? For starters, service menu access (by executing the proper commands) on any of the above models in one simple program.

Below are links to the required hardware.

• USB to RS232 Adapter

http://www.amazon.com/TRENDnet-RS-232-Serial-Converter-TU-S9/dp/B0007T27H8/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1389882111&sr=8-1&keywords=straight+rs232+serial+cable

• Straight through RS232 Serial Cable (not a null modem cable). Make sure to get the right gender.

Male to Female
http://www.amazon.com/StarTech-com-10-Feet-Straight-Through-Serial/dp/B000A7NROO/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1389886710&sr=8-2&keywords=straight+rs232+serial+cable

Female to Female
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00066HP2E/ref=oh_details_o01_s00_i00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

Since Kuro Kapture, a much more complex program that took a lot of time and effort, was a freebie, I will be issuing this program after a $20 paypal donation is made to edwardrafii@gmail.com and PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS IN THE PAYPAL NOTES SECTION.
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Old 06-24-2014, 06:51 AM
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I really like this one. Super fast, easy to use, doesn't crash and doesn't mess up the display button like the other one lol! Also great its works on all displays. This is definitely my go to for services menu access!

Thanks Ed!
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I really like this one. Super fast, easy to use, doesn't crash and doesn't mess up the display button like the other one lol! Also great its works on all displays. This is definitely my go to for services menu access!

Thanks Ed!
The program was your idea though... not sure why I didnt listen the first time you proposed it.
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Just wanted to say a big thanks to makaveddie81 for this program!
Had to replace the main assy in my 111FD & couldn't access the service menu
to run the auto adjust & final setup process per Pioneer Manual.

With the Kuro Command program it took me about 5 minutes to be up &
running. Now I've got my Kuro back!!
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Old 08-27-2014, 02:33 PM
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Hi Ed,

Does this program work in the same way that controlcal does?

Can I unlock the ISF modes and calibrate through the SM?

Cheers

Steve

Pioneer KRP-500A | Sony STR-DH810 Receiver | Tannoy HTS101 Speakers
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The program sends commands to the TV, so it can be used to unlock the ISF modes and adjust picture settings. Problem is, I dont know what the required commands are to accomplish this. If you do, simply issue the appropriate commands.
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