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Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-26-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 18,184
Posted By Mr.G
Sorry to hear SSD drives are not a good match for...

Sorry to hear SSD drives are not a good match for the Roamio.

Yes, you're likely correct, what I may be hearing is the fan.

For which I assume there is no cure.

Thanks.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-26-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 18,184
Posted By Mr.G
Has anyone replaced the hard drive in the Roamio...

Has anyone replaced the hard drive in the Roamio with an SSD? Would it be difficult?

The reason I ask is because I find the constant running sound (even in Standby) of the Roamio annoying.

I...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-25-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 5,987
Views: 135,814
Posted By Mr.G
A favorite from the 50s. The Dam Busters. I...

A favorite from the 50s. The Dam Busters.

I also enjoyed Richard Todd in The Story of Robin Hood and His Merrie Men.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-23-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 717
Posted By Mr.G
Indeed. Picked up a HDX copy on VUDU and watched...

Indeed. Picked up a HDX copy on VUDU and watched last night...Blu-ray doesn't release until June 9. I enjoyed the humor and movie references. It's familiar territory but with a slightly different...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-22-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 1,983
Posted By Mr.G
What ISP do you have? ISP's can be quite...

What ISP do you have?

ISP's can be quite different - one size does not fit all.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-22-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 88
Posted By Mr.G
A media code sold in the classified section...

A media code sold in the classified section refers to the UV code that comes with many Blu-ray and DVD movies and TV shows.

People who do not use these codes sell them to interested persons who...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   05-22-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 229
Posted By Mr.G
Here are some to consider: Essentials for...

Here are some to consider:

Essentials for cable cutter.

Netflix - $9/month
Hulu+ - $8/month

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These are optional which I have and enjoy.
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-21-2015, 07:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 89
Posted By Mr.G
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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-21-2015, 07:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 45
Posted By Mr.G
According to the manual it states that the timer...

According to the manual it states that the timer resets whenever the lamp is replaced with a new one. How it manages to detect the lamp is new is a mystery at least to me. So what I would do is...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-18-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 148
Posted By Mr.G
There is no technical reason, according to Dolby,...

There is no technical reason, according to Dolby, a 5.1 audio stream takes up 384kKbps and a stream with Atmos meta-data takes up the same space. So all studios need to do is give Netflix a new audio...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-18-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 5,987
Views: 135,814
Posted By Mr.G
Including The Polar Express. ;)

Including The Polar Express. ;)
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   05-17-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 411
Posted By Mr.G
I submitted your question to HBO Now and their...

I submitted your question to HBO Now and their reply was:



So although it doesn't really answer the question it implies there is no support for DD 5.1 for any browser app.
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-17-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 5,987
Views: 135,814
Posted By Mr.G
Not normally my genre (and the girl in the...

Not normally my genre (and the girl in the screenshots looks amazingly like a young Toni Collette) but I'll guess...

House of 1000 Corpses?
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-15-2015, 09:04 AM
Replies: 5,987
Views: 135,814
Posted By Mr.G
Correct. The screenshot is of a volunteer...

Correct. The screenshot is of a volunteer preparing to ride The Mare of Steel.

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=718714&stc=1&d=1431704665

Very loosely adapted from the...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-15-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 5,987
Views: 135,814
Posted By Mr.G
Name that movie. The Long Ships (1964) ...

Name that movie.

The Long Ships (1964)

http://www.avsforum.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=718506&stc=1&d=1431699373
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-14-2015, 06:50 AM
Replies: 5,987
Views: 135,814
Posted By Mr.G
Neville Brand in Birdman of Alcatraz. I...

Neville Brand in Birdman of Alcatraz.

I loved this guy, they broke the mold after... ;)
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   05-14-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 3,544
Posted By Mr.G
A $10,000 phono cartridge! :eek: A dream...

A $10,000 phono cartridge! :eek:

A dream system. Thanks for the article. When I win the lottery I'll...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-13-2015, 05:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 145
Posted By Mr.G
eBay has several DVD's up for bids. ...

eBay has several DVD's up for bids.

http://www.ebay.com/bhp/strategic-air-command-movie
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   05-12-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 18,740
Posted By Mr.G
Another sign that Panasonic is getting ready to...

Another sign that Panasonic is getting ready to leave the home theater market - the price for the AR100U has dropped to $999.

http://www.projectorpeople.com/Panasonic-PTAR100U/Projector/26856
...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   05-11-2015, 06:51 AM
Replies: 1,613
Views: 169,890
Posted By Mr.G
Assuming your TV provider offers this service:

Assuming your TV provider offers this service:
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-09-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 298,944
Posted By Mr.G
It was just one of several websites speculating...

It was just one of several websites speculating on the new Apple TV. Doesn't really matter does it?
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-09-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,709
Posted By Mr.G
Great poster for a so-so movie. I have the UK...

Great poster for a so-so movie. I have the UK quad version in my home theater.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-08-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 18,184
Posted By Mr.G
Mine arrived yesterday. Still in the box, haven't...

Mine arrived yesterday. Still in the box, haven't even looked at it.

But I will once I fix what's ailing my John Deere lawn tractor.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-08-2015, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3,404
Views: 298,944
Posted By Mr.G
^^^Announcement expected at the 2015 edition of...

^^^Announcement expected at the 2015 edition of its Worldwide Developers Conference which will run from June 8 through June 12 in San Francisco.

http://www.cnet.com/products/apple-tv-2015/
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   05-08-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,709
Posted By Mr.G
Scott, thanks for taking one for the team. Twice...

Scott, thanks for taking one for the team. Twice in one day is above and beyond. :)

I avoid 3D presentations because of the prescription glasses problem you mentioned plus it's just too dark for...
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