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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 09:47 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
You shouldn't be using DIRECT mode. When a 2CH...

You shouldn't be using DIRECT mode. When a 2CH commercial comes up, simply select DD PLII - Movie.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 09:31 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Try resetting the microprocessor (p. 299...

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Try resetting the microprocessor (p. 299 Owner's manual) a few times and if still no joy, exchange/repair.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 09:19 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
AVRs using Audyssey will have Dynamic Volume...

AVRs using Audyssey will have Dynamic Volume which can be used to raise lower level dialogue and Dynamic EQ Reference Level Offset to reduce the increased bass/surround boost at lower volume levels...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 08:58 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Seems to be an issue with your Harmony setup...

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Seems to be an issue with your Harmony setup then. You may want to add a longer pause between changing sources.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 08:38 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
If there is at least 3-4" clearance above the...

If there is at least 3-4" clearance above the amp, it should be fine. Note however, that you're in the Denon XX12 Owner's thread.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 08:35 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
HDMI Control will generally only work to power...

HDMI Control will generally only work to power OFF the TV/AVR combo, so you're better served simply purchasing a Harmony remote.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 08:21 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
No, rather GUI/OSD displays with HDMI connection...

No, rather GUI/OSD displays with HDMI connection only. Ensure Video Conversion setting is enabled.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 08:15 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Per the HDMI.org, HDMI is generally only good for...

Per the HDMI.org, HDMI is generally only good for 15-20', although can go longer distances depending on the quality of the cable and the strength of the signal. If it works with a shorter (eg. 6')...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 07:39 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ You would be better served reviewing the...

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You would be better served reviewing the Official Auro 3D thread as there are a number of D&M model owners who have upgraded and provided their reviews.
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 07:20 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Bi-wire: Connect 2 sets of wires from the FL/FR...

Bi-wire: Connect 2 sets of wires from the FL/FR speaker posts to each set of posts on the speaker
Bi-amp: Connect 1 set of wires from each of FL/FR and SBL/SBR speaker posts to each set of posts...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 06:07 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
If necessary you can do a "network reset" as I...

If necessary you can do a "network reset" as I describe in post #5 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=5) of this thread. Also, refurbs from AC4L come with a 1 year...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 05:30 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The latter. :)

The latter. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 05:20 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
All D&M models come with the manual on a disc,...

All D&M models come with the manual on a disc, however, the manual is also available for download at the following website ....

http://us.marantz.com/us/support/pages/manuals.aspx
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-05-2015, 05:14 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
You likely mean the S500BT which has no...

You likely mean the S500BT which has no speaker/sub EQ so your would be better served going up to the next higher model S700W, especially if you have a dedicated subwoofer.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 05:56 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ I list the firmware change log info in post...

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I list the firmware change log info in post #6 (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/usertag.php?do=list&action=hash&hash=6) of this thread when I can obtain it.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 04:50 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ No change that I'm aware of, no. Is it...

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No change that I'm aware of, no. Is it possible you did not have Audyssey Dynamic EQ enabled on the 591?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 04:44 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Sorry, no, not too mention as the SR5007 has...

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Sorry, no, not too mention as the SR5007 has since been replaced by 2 newer (3 newer with the 2015 model), will not likely be receiving anymore firmware updates.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 04:43 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The 838 uses Onkyo's new EQ (AccuEQ) and is also...

The 838 uses Onkyo's new EQ (AccuEQ) and is also Atmos capable as 5.1.2 (ie. using 2 ceiling speakers) whereas the Yamaha uses YPAO and is not Atmos capable but comes with a 3 year warranty vice only...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 04:39 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ If not interested in the Auro 3D upgrade,...

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If not interested in the Auro 3D upgrade, you can turn the notification OFF by selecting the following from the remote .....

General - Firmware - Notifications - Upgrade (OFF)

Using the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 04:26 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The SR5008 uses Audyssey MultEQ XT, and although...

The SR5008 uses Audyssey MultEQ XT, and although upgrading to the SR7008 with XT32 would provide improved audio quality, you're generally going to be better served investing in upgrading speakers or...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-04-2015, 04:19 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
In order to play Airplay to Zone 2, you must...

In order to play Airplay to Zone 2, you must first select it in the main zone. Once playing there, you can then select the same networking source in Zone 2, and either keep it playing in the main...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 06:31 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Only raise a crossover up to 80Hz. Any set above...

Only raise a crossover up to 80Hz. Any set above 80Hz should not be changed.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 05:54 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
So then you apparently already set them to SMALL....

So then you apparently already set them to SMALL. Raise the crossover to 80Hz as well. Manual Setup settings are the current "active" settings.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 05:41 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
No, you don't have to copy the Audyssey settings,...

No, you don't have to copy the Audyssey settings, rather simply change the speakers to SMALL/80Hz in Manual Setup.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-03-2015, 05:40 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,186
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Ensure the Deep Color Output setting on the...

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Ensure the Deep Color Output setting on the PS4 is set to OFF. Otherwise, try powering on TV first, wait a few seconds, AVR, wait a few seconds, and then finally the PS4. You can also try the...
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