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Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 01:34 PM
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Posted By DrOct
Thanks! I may just go with them in the end,...

Thanks! I may just go with them in the end, especially since they're on sale right now!
Forum: Speakers   03-24-2015, 01:06 PM
Replies: 2,021
Views: 535,481
Posted By DrOct
Sorry, I just realized apparently totally screwed...

Sorry, I just realized apparently totally screwed up the links in my first post! I just edited and fixed them, but I'll restate more clearly here anyway:

I'm trying to decide between the 4104's (I...
Forum: Speakers   03-23-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2,021
Views: 535,481
Posted By DrOct
Hi everyone! We're going to be doing a...

Hi everyone!

We're going to be doing a kitchen renovation soon, and as part of that I'm going to put some speakers into the ceiling in the kitchen. Nothing too fancy, just stereo, and I just want...
Forum: Speakers   03-23-2015, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By DrOct
So my first search didn't turn up the big thread...

So my first search didn't turn up the big thread on this very subject... (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/89-speakers/991046-monoprice-wall-ceiling-speakers.html) I'll go ahead and post in that thread.
Forum: Speakers   03-23-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 59
Posted By DrOct
Anyone tried the Monoprice In-Ceiling Speakers?

Hi everyone!

We're going to be doing a kitchen renovation soon, and as part of that I'm going to put some speakers into the ceiling in the kitchen. Nothing too fancy, just stereo, and I just want...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-16-2015, 05:51 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
No worries. I just wanted to make sure that you...

No worries. I just wanted to make sure that you were in the right place to get a helpful answer!
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-15-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
Are you sure we're talking about the same player...

Are you sure we're talking about the same player here? Perhaps you posted in the wrong thread?

This is the Marantz UD5005, its a Blu-Ray player, but not an HD-DVD player (at least so far as I...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-27-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 1,383
Views: 174,472
Posted By DrOct
Selden, Thank you so much for pointing me at...

Selden,

Thank you so much for pointing me at that second setting for Mix Audio Output! I've had this player for quite some time and didn't know about that setting. Why on earth it's only...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-26-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
PS I can confirm that now that I'v upgraded mine...

PS I can confirm that now that I'v upgraded mine it does indeed still play SACD-R's! So that's two people who have it working!
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-14-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
The Cinavia thing I believe has been in the...

The Cinavia thing I believe has been in the player more or less from day 1, (or at least since I got mine) so I won't be losing anything by that. Thank you for confirming that it will still play...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-14-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
Sorry for being so late in replying. I recently...

Sorry for being so late in replying. I recently checked back in here and realized I never replied with my firmware version!

Unfortunatly now that I'm sitting here with my player I can't figure out...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-02-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
I'll have to check when I get home. It's been...

I'll have to check when I get home. It's been some time since that post. I would say it's likely whatever firmware was out before the firmware that came out near that date.

I really don't...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-25-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 1,383
Views: 174,472
Posted By DrOct
The menu system SHOULD display on the component...

The menu system SHOULD display on the component output (according to the manual at least), but I actually seem to remember on my 7200 it would only display using the composite video out (and maybe...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-19-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
Quick questions for everyone, (as almost always...

Quick questions for everyone, (as almost always my question relates to the firmware updates that Marantz continues to refuse to tell us any details about...).

First: Does anyone know what the most...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-19-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 31,835
Posted By DrOct
Unfortunatly I don't have a 7.1 system (for now...

Unfortunatly I don't have a 7.1 system (for now at least) to test with, but... I'd be surprised if it can't? But then most players seem to have some weird quirks to them so maybe it wouldn't be that...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-12-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 3,222
Views: 406,530
Posted By DrOct
I've got kind of an odd question for the group...

I've got kind of an odd question for the group here. My dad recently bought a BDP-S5100 and I helped him get it set up last weekend. He's really enjoying finally being able to watch netflix...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-16-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
I haven't done it in a long time, (and I haven't...

I haven't done it in a long time, (and I haven't since I finally managed to get my TV's firmware updated) but the last times I tried this I had an issue where it would only output stereo over the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
I'll take a look at my TV when I get home, but...

I'll take a look at my TV when I get home, but I'm pretty stumped! If/when when you do figure it out I would be interested to hear how!
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
Absolutely: If you're used to it and you like it...

Absolutely: If you're used to it and you like it that way then you should do whatever you like with your set up!

So the reason I keep coming back to the cable box is that if the cable box is...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
All of that being said of course, even if it's...

All of that being said of course, even if it's "wrong," if you like the way things look without the black bars then I hope you manage to figure out how to get back to the way you like things! Far be...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2013, 10:57 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
Hmmm... well maybe you had a zoom or something...

Hmmm... well maybe you had a zoom or something set up for those channels (no idea how to set it up for just those and not for the HD channels) but if the content you're getting is supposed to be...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
Oh hey, I think I missed the part at the start...

Oh hey, I think I missed the part at the start where you said you didn't want 4:3 content to have black bars. I don't think I've ever been set up to stretch/zoom SD content. If it's coming in 4:3 I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-16-2013, 08:07 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
I remember struggling with this a little. I...

I remember struggling with this a little. I don't quite recall what my solution was but I think I left the TV on "native" (or whatever it is) and just made sure all the boxes I had attached to my...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-11-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 221
Views: 44,824
Posted By DrOct
Seem to have gotten it to work. See here:...

Seem to have gotten it to work. See here: http://www.avsforum.com/t/1232362/official-toshiba-xv645u-owners-thread/90
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-11-2013, 11:16 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 15,946
Posted By DrOct
Ok, weirdly I ended up getting it to work by...

Ok, weirdly I ended up getting it to work by (accidentally) NOT following the instructions.

I had the drive in there. I had plugged it back in while holding down menu. Nothing had happened (this...
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