I apologize for slacking on the updates here of late. Finding the time to do so is getting difficult. If anyone would like to take over updating this thread please feel free. PM a mod and if needed I'll PM them as well. Thanks to all those who have helped out.
please take the high road in every post:do not respond to or quote a problematic post: report it HDMI.org:what a mess
HDCP = Hollywood's Draconian Copy Protection system
"A system under which it takes three men to check what one is doing is not
control; it is systematic strangulation." - Admiral Hyman G. Rickover