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Old 03-29-2015, 10:40 AM
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I deleted Kodi sideloaded app. I still could not get it to show up on the home screen. Also the app was butt ugly to me, just running it the LED light on the Fire TV kept flashing and I was seeing my disk space going down in real time. Thanks for the help anyway but I am not going to bother with it.

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Just got the new update. Version 51.1.5.0
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"Help us improve the AFTV" survey

Has anyone completed this? I tried but it wouldn't let me. I'm wondering if it contained any clues about what a possible model upgrade might include?

I've been hoping for a new model sometime soon - it's discouraging that after a year we're only at the survey stage, especially compared to the rapid pace of improvements to their tablets...

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Has anyone completed this? I tried but it wouldn't let me. I'm wondering if it contained any clues about what a possible model upgrade might include?

I've been hoping for a new model sometime soon - it's discouraging that after a year we're only at the survey stage, especially compared to the rapid pace of improvements to their tablets...

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Completed what? I have the new update.
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Completed what? I have the new update.
The survey in my post's title?

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The survey in my post's title?
Ah! It doesn't show up on the mobile version.
I havent done it. If that's a link it doesn't work.
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Ah! It doesn't show up on the mobile version.
I havent done it. If that's a link it doesn't work.
My bad - I'll stop relying on the title to appear. It's not a link - I got an e-mail invite to participate...

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Fire TV & Stick No 7.1 Pass Through

My Fire TV does not pass 7.1 PCM to a Denon AVR X5200W.
A Fire TV Stick does not pass 7.1 to the AVR.
A Kindle Fire 8.9 HD does pass 7.1 PCM to the AVR.

Same source material used with all, episodes of Bosch, Noah (movie) for example. The Fire TV / Stick / Kindle HD are all connected to the AVR via HDMI and the AVR is connected to a PDP via HDMI. The AVR is setup for 9.2.

Amazon CS passed the issue to technical support with a promised 24 to 48 hour turnaround. While I wait I thought I would ask if anyone else had encountered a problem with 7.1 PCM pass through on the Fire TV?

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