I just found this which I believe is the "translated" read me from the Japanese update of WinDVD (File - wd8p_update2.exe, Version - B27.205C30) ...
WinDVD 8 Platinum
WinDVD BD/HD DVD
WinDVD 8 Platinum which does not correspond to this version in case of use, this update is not necessary.
You can verify the version information of WinDVD8, with the following method.
- WinDVD8 is started.
- The right it clicks on the main window.
- Setup is selected from the sub menu.
- The information tub is selected.
Necessary hardware requirement at the time of HD DVD and Blu-ray videodisc
- CPU: Above PentiumD 3.2GHz or above CoreDuo T2500 2.0GHz
- OS: After WindowsXP SP2, WindowsXP MediaCenterEdition2005
- Memory: Above 1GB
- Video card: COPP corresponding driver necessity (the hardware which corresponds to HDCP standard)
- Display: The display which corresponds to HDCP standard (HDCP correspondence display and the video card are needed the digital output time of DVI/HDMI)
The Blu-ray disk and the note regarding HD DVD disk viewing
- Please use InterVideo WinDVD BD to playback of the Blu-ray disk.
- Please use InterVideo WinDVD HD to playback of the HD DVD disk.
- Using InterVideo WinDVD, it cannot play back the Blu-ray disk or the HD DVD disk. As for the playback of DVD please utilize this.
- Because, the Blu-ray disk and the disk playback function of HD DVD operate As for these details, please inquire at the sale manufacturer directly whether it is referred to the instruction manual which is attached to the contents.
- At the time of the Blu-ray disk and HD DVD disk playback, in case of note PC please be sure to connect the AC adapter. When power saving function works, there are times when smooth playback is not possible.
- The Blu-ray disk and the HD DVD disk playback (decoding) are done making use of the software. Because of this, there is restriction in operation and function depending upon the disk, sound breaks off in connection with the hardware resource, such as CPU load scene are times when it falls.
- Before playing back the Blu-ray disk and the HD DVD disk, please end other application. In addition, while playing back please do not make other application start, as for do not operate other things.
- Television program while videotaping, please do not play back the Blu-ray disk or the DVD disk with other application. There are times when video recording of playback or television program does not operate just.
- Copyright it can indicate the image of the Blu-ray disk and the HD DVD disk which are protected, in the below-mentioned condition. Video card: The hardware which corresponds to COPP corresponding driver necessary (HDCP standard), the television which is connected to display and the HDMI output terminal which correspond to HDCP standard. In addition there are times when Internet connected environment becomes necessary.
- Until playback of the Blu-ray disk and the DVD disk is started, there are times when time is required.
- In the Blu-ray disk and the DVD disk of the movie and the like, area (the region cord/code) setting is necessary. It cannot play back the disk of the setting which differs from the area which it selects.
- When the disk which is protected with AACS is played back, for contents protection, it is output the image which is restricted (the resolution 960*540) as.
- Operation verification being completed Blu-ray/HD DVD drive
- Pioneer BDR-101
- Pioneer BDR-101AVA
- Panasonic SW-5582-CXX
- Panasonic SW-5582-C
- TSST DVDW/HD TS-L802A/AC02
In the above-mentioned object type, please install this rise data with the following procedure.
- When WinDVD 8 or WinDVD BD and WinDVD HD has not started, double clicking the update patch wd8p_update2.exe which, is downloaded it executes installation.
Before executing this download, we recommend that the optional folder because the download data is retained is drawn up.
Inter- video Japan notification are times when the specification and the like which dying individually is stated is modified. The trade name and the like which is stated is trade mark or registered trade mark of each company.
This update program has done virus check with the virus scan program below. Symantec AntiVirus (2006/09/14 rev.9)