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Forum: Remote Control Area   10-29-2004, 11:55 AM
Replies: 4
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Posted By bayrider
Thanks, I will try that code 0107 today. ...

Thanks, I will try that code 0107 today.

What is the appropriate reason to move the SAT/TV switch? I don't have such a switch in my system. All they want to do is control the power, volume and...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   10-28-2004, 06:49 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 595
Posted By bayrider
My next problem - my folks got their new TV...

My next problem - my folks got their new TV setup today with their DirecTV DVR w Tivo service. The DVR remote was operating their old TV's power and volume buttons ok but we have not been able to...
Forum: Remote Control Area   10-28-2004, 06:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By bayrider
My next problem - my folks got their new TV...

My next problem - my folks got their new TV setup today with their new DirecTV DVR w Tivo service. The DVR remote was operating their old TV's power and volume buttons ok but we have not been able...
Forum: Remote Control Area   10-28-2004, 03:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By bayrider
Thanks Mike, that totally takes care of me. And...

Thanks Mike, that totally takes care of me. And thanks everyone.

The picture is excellent and now I believe my dad when he tells me the button in the middle of the remote turns the tv off. I was...
Forum: Remote Control Area   10-28-2004, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By bayrider
Thanks. I have the Phillips DirecTV series 1...

Thanks. I have the Phillips DirecTV series 1 remote which is slightly different so when I talk to them over phone we are off on the buttons.

I can't really read some of these buttons.

What is...
Forum: Remote Control Area   10-28-2004, 12:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 226
Posted By bayrider
They live in another city and I got them set...

They live in another city and I got them set them up with DirecTV with the DVR unit. I am giving them lessons over the phone, however their remote (peanut style) is somewhat different from my...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   10-28-2004, 11:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 360
Posted By bayrider
They live in another city and I got them set...

They live in another city and I got them set them up with DirecTV with the DVR unit. I am giving them lessons over the phone, however their remote (peanut style) is somewhat different from my TIVO...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   04-26-2003, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 427
Posted By bayrider
Yes! Post it in both sections, why not. I am...

Yes! Post it in both sections, why not.
I am anxious to hear about this. So there must be a functioning HDTivo out at this time? I wasn't sure how far along it was in development.
Forum: Rear Projection Units   04-26-2003, 01:02 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 6,340
Posted By bayrider
Quote: Originally posted by h3rmes it is...

Quote:
Originally posted by h3rmes
it is disgusting that people engage is such nepotism even here on the Internet.
Regrets,
H3rmes
Yes, Saddam is my Uncle. Better look up that word.
Forum: Rear Projection Units   04-26-2003, 12:58 AM
Replies: 142
Views: 6,340
Posted By bayrider
Quote: Originally posted by h3rmes Or is...

Quote:
Originally posted by h3rmes
Or is there a hidden agenda within the RPTV forum to push the Hitachi brand? I simply can't figure out the angle here.

SOMEONE IS PAYING PEOPLE TO PUSH...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   04-25-2003, 08:12 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 6,340
Posted By bayrider
I have had 2 Hitachis now, a 51 SWX for 2 months...

I have had 2 Hitachis now, a 51 SWX for 2 months and then I traded up to a 57 XWX. Both are outstanding in my opinion, the 57 combined with an inexpensive Panasonic XP-30 has awesome PQ. They are...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   04-19-2003, 03:01 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,402
Posted By bayrider
Quote: Originally posted by elambo And I...

Quote:
Originally posted by elambo
And I don't ever want to hear about scientific reviews like the Secrets DVD shootout. Numbers means nothing to me and they should only be used as a guide. Use...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   04-12-2003, 05:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,402
Posted By bayrider
Quote: Originally posted by dwette It seems...

Quote:
Originally posted by dwette
It seems to me the answer really depends on the DVD player. If you have a $200 progressive player, it's going to take a lot of shortcuts to get that price point...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   03-20-2003, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 868
Posted By bayrider
Thanks people, I got the XP30 for $169 on the...

Thanks people, I got the XP30 for $169 on the web as you said the other day, I am very happy with it so far. I would have gotten the XP50 but I don't buy DVDs so I could not justify the extra $150+...
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   03-15-2003, 10:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 663
Posted By bayrider
What does code free and region free mean? I am...

What does code free and region free mean? I am thinking of getting the XP50, are there different version?
Forum: DVD Players (Standard Def)   03-14-2003, 08:24 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 868
Posted By bayrider
I took my Sony 715 back to CC because I read so...

I took my Sony 715 back to CC because I read so much raving about the RP82 and am now using the cheapo Apex they threw in with TV purchase. Now I can't find an RP82 anywhere except used or...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-12-2003, 12:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 555
Posted By bayrider
That's a good point. The TWX has DVI input, the...

That's a good point. The TWX has DVI input, the XWX has DVI, Firewire and a software upgrade input. Some people feel these are absolutely necessary for future use, some don't. There are several...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-12-2003, 10:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 555
Posted By bayrider
I have an 57XWX, I am very happy with it...

I have an 57XWX, I am very happy with it although I haven't seen any HD on it yet. Works great for SD in my opinion. I am going to get it ISF'd by Robert Busch, FWIW while talking to him he said in...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-12-2003, 10:19 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,409
Posted By bayrider
Quote: Why would you go back from memory...

Quote:

Why would you go back from memory and remember I tested several sets side by side, and than when I tell you exactly what I tested with a small number, so not very likely to forget, and...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-11-2003, 11:28 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,409
Posted By bayrider
I think I must need Help!! too because for some...

I think I must need Help!! too because for some strange reason and wierd fascination I waded through this entire thread. Your handle says it all. For Christ's sake read a book, go outside, actually...
Forum: Speakers   03-08-2003, 05:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By bayrider
Hey, I appreciate your advice and am encouraged....

Hey, I appreciate your advice and am encouraged. This will be great, I think I will look for some used IVs as you say for the center speaker. Allison is back in business, I received a mailer from...
Forum: Speakers   03-07-2003, 10:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By bayrider
The Allison IV's are bookshelf speakers and have...

The Allison IV's are bookshelf speakers and have the woofer on top, I'll use those for the rear speakers. The II's are towers and have dual woofers at 45 degree angles near the floor.

What is SVS?
Forum: Speakers   03-06-2003, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 263
Posted By bayrider
This is my first entry in this forum, I'm...

This is my first entry in this forum, I'm spending way too much time in the RPTV forum already. Ok I got a Hitachi 57XWX RPTV, love it, now I need to get the surround sound system. Currently I just...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   02-24-2003, 02:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,637
Posted By bayrider
Also, the deep black and faux marble cabinet,...

Also, the deep black and faux marble cabinet, deep black speaker grill on the XWX and TWX look better to me than the gray SWX.
Forum: Rear Projection Units   02-24-2003, 02:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,637
Posted By bayrider
I had a 51SWX, great picture but screen does get...

I had a 51SWX, great picture but screen does get smaller quickly. Looking ahead I wanted no regrets so I moved up to the 57XWX, the 57 is considered better PQ than the 65, it has the same internals....
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