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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-28-2015, 09:45 PM
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Posted By SFischer1
Good Grief Charlie Brown, did you select your...

Good Grief Charlie Brown, did you select your antenna from the cover of Popular Mechanics magazine?

http://www.winegard.com/flatwave?gclid=CK3yuay7zccCFQkFaQod3N8Dow

Dammed people watching me...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-28-2015, 04:34 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
First, for me any of the flat spouse friendly...

First, for me any of the flat spouse friendly antennas need to be proven. There are lots of "HD" antennas being offered everywhere that may work for "some" people. Your report suggests they may not...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-28-2015, 03:25 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
If you have not purchased yet, I and others have...

If you have not purchased yet, I and others have better table top solutions.

SHF
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-26-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 45,345
Posted By SFischer1
Microsoft quietly rewrites its activation rules for Windows 10

It's a little different than I thought it might be, but the W10 Retail vs W10 OEM upgrade result is the same.
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-26-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
We live in the "Land Of Multipath" here in the...

We live in the "Land Of Multipath" here in the San Francisco Bay Area. It was said long ago that we live in the bottom of a bowl with mountains all around being the rim.

That means for reliable...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-26-2015, 01:08 PM
Replies: 1,988
Views: 394,975
Posted By SFischer1
What you want has been created in several forms. ...

What you want has been created in several forms.

I use CW_EPG which does require $25 / Year for great program listings and does bulletproof captures.

Cliff Watson PVR app for HD Homerun,...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-23-2015, 08:22 PM
Replies: 16,383
Views: 2,859,813
Posted By SFischer1
Mine looks sterile and not lived in and it was...

Mine looks sterile and not lived in and it was started in 1968. Shade trees, they just do not get it, of 234 units one has trees, mine. :D
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Forum: HDTV Technical   08-23-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16,383
Views: 2,859,813
Posted By SFischer1
One think to consider is the heat in the attic....

One think to consider is the heat in the attic. Thus a longer antenna coax to a lower place where power is available.

I have an old cheap wireless router that hooking up a spare HDHR was possible...
Forum: HDTV Technical   08-23-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 16,383
Views: 2,859,813
Posted By SFischer1
Or a Ethernet to wireless box or a Ethernet to...

Or a Ethernet to wireless box or a Ethernet to power line adaptor. But having power in the attic is required.

Options are pricey for sure. But a HDHR tuners come two or three to a box so two...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-21-2015, 10:52 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 45,345
Posted By SFischer1
The incredible shrinking MyHD overlay on W7

The incredible shrinking MyHD overlay on W7 may be graphics card Mfg. dependent.

My ATI (ASUS Graphics Card 4350) sure looks like it gets smaller, but there may be a lower limit.

SHF
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-21-2015, 10:48 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 45,345
Posted By SFischer1
I saw a chart that said W7 support ended in 2015...

I saw a chart that said W7 support ended in 2015 and extended support in a couple of years.

XP is a dead duck as every security update to Vista, W7 and W10 tells the hackers exactly where to hit...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-16-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 458
Posted By SFischer1
My NAS is on top of a huge speaker that puts it's...

My NAS is on top of a huge speaker that puts it's lights about at the same level of:



HDFM Tuner with time display.
HD Home Run Tuner (2 tuners) New
DSL Modem
HD Home Run Tuner (2...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-10-2015, 04:18 PM
Replies: 364
Views: 45,345
Posted By SFischer1
How to Prevent Windows 10 From Automatically Downloading Updates

http://www.howtogeek.com/224471/how-to-prevent-windows-10-from-automatically-downloading-updates/?PageSpeed=noscript
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-09-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
This is what I thought MyHD might be seeing, but...

This is what I thought MyHD might be seeing, but my HDHR new tuners do not see anything.

I looked back in this thread to see if the transmitter on the Clay-Jones building in San Francisco is on...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-09-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
With no VHF-Lo antenna I normally see only RF 2...

With no VHF-Lo antenna I normally see only RF 2 but too weak for a lock. RF 3 was with the MyHD, my oldest tuner. I have a metal roof behind my CM4228HD blocking signals from the East and South.
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-08-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
RF 3 Heads up

Hi,

I am seeing something on RF 3. Is today the day?

I am too far away to get a lock as I have no VHF-Lo antenna here in Sunnyvale.

SHF
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-06-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 4,236
Views: 385,785
Posted By SFischer1
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Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-06-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 4,236
Views: 385,785
Posted By SFischer1
I did that to the extreme when the Nascar race...

I did that to the extreme when the Nascar race ended in a horrific crash ~ midnight after the Rain delay longer than the original planned time of the race.

I had to add ~ Six to Nine additional...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-06-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4,236
Views: 385,785
Posted By SFischer1
Hi, Is there any interest in making a...

Hi,

Is there any interest in making a method (Even a separate program) to allow adjusting the duration of a HDHR capture. Both Fusion and MyHD allow editing captures, I would hate to muck around...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-05-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
Sure, see attached. SHF

Sure, see attached.

SHF
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-03-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 12,583
Views: 1,339,022
Posted By SFischer1
My 37" monitor (With a dead ATSC Tuner and two...

My 37" monitor (With a dead ATSC Tuner and two NTSC tuners) has numerous inputs.

VGA from MyHD with the desktop if selected, DVI desktop from the Graphics card and HDMI from my laptops (Does not...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-01-2015, 10:28 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
Watch and see how long the same programming is on...

Watch and see how long the same programming is on 1.8. If it disappears quickly then not many.

SHF
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
I checked KKPX when you reported problems and it...

I checked KKPX when you reported problems and it looked fine.

I just started KRON RF 38 just now and it also looks clean. Unless I say some thing else consider my report to be "no problems seen"....
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
What is your phone number, I will pass it to...

What is your phone number, I will pass it to Xnfinity, U-Verse and Dish.

Those are the places for "I want easy setup and forget about it".

Not here, and OTA not for sure with the repack...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-30-2015, 10:22 AM
Replies: 12,988
Views: 1,053,844
Posted By SFischer1
Want to help MSFT to iron out bugs in W10? Become...

Want to help MSFT to iron out bugs in W10? Become an "Insider" like I am.

https://insider.windows.com/

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After leaving XP W7 is now not showing the things that...
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