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Forum: HDTV Technical   05-11-2015, 08:52 AM
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Posted By Driver
Question Cisco 170 or 271

So TWC finally put the final nail in the coffin with ClearQAM channels on Cable here in Austin. Now I'm forced to get a "Digital Transport Adapter" sucking power off my electrical grid 24x7. :mad:
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Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-21-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 169,969
Posted By Driver
MKV is a Wrapper for a variety of formats. The...

MKV is a Wrapper for a variety of formats. The mkv in some cases IS just plain old H264. Subler is a Mac program that can strip the mkv wrapper away without re-encoding. It just doesn't handle some...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-20-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 169,969
Posted By Driver
You don't need m4v for iTunes. mp4 is just fine....

You don't need m4v for iTunes. mp4 is just fine. Changing the extension to m4v usually just makes it look like its associated with a d/l with some protections on it. For a personal encode, mp4 with...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   07-10-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,961
Posted By Driver
I also have the red led blinking at me 6 times...

I also have the red led blinking at me 6 times on my 46XBR4. Was there any final determination if this is also covered under the same panel warranty or is this a separate issue?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-05-2009, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7,065
Views: 777,491
Posted By Driver
Facebook Group Link: ...

Facebook Group Link:
http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=89981891116

I'm thinking of switching to U-Verse, anyone done that and what are your opinions? Internet speed faster/slower?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-17-2008, 10:46 AM
Replies: 7,065
Views: 777,491
Posted By Driver
Quote:Originally Posted by lonestarwings...

Quote:Originally Posted by lonestarwings http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/15046126)

Has anyone else experienced anything else like this from time...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   04-02-2008, 08:01 AM
Replies: 7,065
Views: 777,491
Posted By Driver
So what is the consensus on the best TimeWarner...

So what is the consensus on the best TimeWarner HD PVR to get? Looking to go with digital cable, have a flat screen with HDMI. Need a new STB.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-07-2007, 05:08 AM
Replies: 7,065
Views: 777,491
Posted By Driver
I've been getting by fine with a Silver Sensor...

I've been getting by fine with a Silver Sensor on y OTA Samsung tuner and a similar design from Terk for my computer HD usb tuner. My new Sony 46" LCD is just using a basic set of Rabbit Ears. I'm...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-02-2007, 09:28 PM
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Posted By Driver
Quote:Originally Posted by matrix08...

Quote:Originally Posted by matrix08 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/11793651)

Hi, everyone, I am new here.

I am going to buy a XBR4 soon. I...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-21-2007, 04:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By Driver
Thing with a home PC is that almost everyone has...

Thing with a home PC is that almost everyone has one, and of those people I'd say a higher percentage have HD devices within reach. Particularly Apple's customers which tend to be higher income. Add...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-21-2007, 03:35 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By Driver
I would think at minimum the requirements would...

I would think at minimum the requirements would be that it MUST play commercial DVD's and output all Dolby and DTS channels (at least the features of DVD Player). Going to 2 channel sound just for a...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-21-2007, 12:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By Driver
Stop it with the BBC and DRM issues. Please. Go...

Stop it with the BBC and DRM issues. Please. Go hijack some other thread. I asked about DVD Player and you went off on the other stuff, which is old news. So can we stay ON TOPIC please (even if...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-20-2007, 03:18 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By Driver
I have no problem with renting and ordering...

I have no problem with renting and ordering NetFlix videos through Safari. As far as Vongo, they obviously are locked into a Windows Media player DRM technology... who cares?

with that said I...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-20-2007, 12:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By Driver
I use a EyeTV Hybrid for recording HD. I have 4...

I use a EyeTV Hybrid for recording HD. I have 4 500GB Drives in there. Sorry for any confusion there.

I'm with Ted on what we can do. We need to just keep talking about it until we are loud...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-20-2007, 01:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,224
Posted By Driver
My Issues with DVD Player are here: ...

My Issues with DVD Player are here:
http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showthread.php?t=822235

10.4.9 did not help at all. Boot Camping and in XP with PowerDVD the PQ is MUCH better. But I hate...
Forum: HTPC - Mac Chat   03-20-2007, 01:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,818
Posted By Driver
Well I posted this on Apple's Forums a few days...

Well I posted this on Apple's Forums a few days ago, here goes it here. Maybe a more compassionate crowd will get some replies...

original thread @ Apple Discussions...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-16-2007, 03:09 AM
Replies: 6,452
Views: 840,904
Posted By Driver
It may be true HD resolution but you are going,...

It may be true HD resolution but you are going, at least with HD, from a Digital to an analog conversion on the VGA connection then back to digital in the projector. Same for Component too I think....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-30-2007, 06:55 AM
Replies: 6,452
Views: 840,904
Posted By Driver
You need to go in the xbox and switch the type...

You need to go in the xbox and switch the type of component signal it feeds out, YPbPr vs RGB or something like that I think. It's a switch on the back of my HD Tuner.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   01-23-2007, 06:51 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 20,487
Posted By Driver
PartsExpress has a HDMI wall plate. $23.64. PN...

PartsExpress has a HDMI wall plate. $23.64. PN is 186-522 and includes a pigtail.

So when's the meet? http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   12-25-2006, 05:07 AM
Replies: 6,452
Views: 840,904
Posted By Driver
I have one. It won't do 1080P and you MUST have...

I have one. It won't do 1080P and you MUST have 1080i enabled for BluRay HD movie playback, otherwise it'll default to a SD 480P signal. Why it won't output our native 720P I don't know...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   12-03-2006, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3,771
Views: 2,099,094
Posted By Driver
Time for NetFlix and setting your prefs for...

Time for NetFlix and setting your prefs for BluRay or HD-DVD. Done.
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   11-23-2006, 09:24 AM
Replies: 7,065
Views: 777,491
Posted By Driver
Sure thge neighbors passing by thought about the...

Sure thge neighbors passing by thought about the 2 Nuts in that house, the one where the angry wife chased her husband up on the roof and yelled at him mercilessly....
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-10-2006, 10:55 PM
Replies: 6,452
Views: 840,904
Posted By Driver
I bought it when they were shutting down the...

I bought it when they were shutting down the local store in Austin and combining it with the one in North Dallas/Plano. Their other stores (the first ones) are mainly in Florida. Bought it in...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-10-2006, 05:28 AM
Replies: 6,452
Views: 840,904
Posted By Driver
$3 a yard is what I paid for the UltraSuede at...

$3 a yard is what I paid for the UltraSuede at Boca. Bought enough to do 8 panels (width of the material at a 8 foot height). Cars was a good good movie.


And contrary to the previous report...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   11-09-2006, 12:00 PM
Replies: 6,452
Views: 840,904
Posted By Driver
Agred that covering that tile and painting those...

Agred that covering that tile and painting those walls a flat darker color will be much more improvement than just about anything, no need to do black, dark reds, blue or greens do the trick just...
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