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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-11-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6,343
Views: 682,186
Posted By Photokid1970
Repair didn't help for me either

I got mine back about a year ago and then had a repeat problem recently (see post just above). I lost output to the HDMI Main slot. But I e-mailed Jose Torres at Onkyo and he stepped through some...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-17-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6,343
Views: 682,186
Posted By Photokid1970
Immediately after this post on 10/31/14, I posted...

Immediately after this post on 10/31/14, I posted about my HMDI failure. I went through the repair process and have had stellar results. Then last night, I have this exact scenario. Wife can't get...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-31-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,420
Posted By Photokid1970
I asked several ripping questions a couple of...

I asked several ripping questions a couple of pages back - and I wanted to say Thank You to all those who have helped. I'm surprised how easy it is once you get the hang of selecting the main movie,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-31-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,420
Posted By Photokid1970
I asked several ripping questions a couple of...

I asked several ripping questions a couple of pages back - and I wanted to say Thank You to all those who have helped. I'm surprised how easy it is once you get the hang of selecting the main movie,...
Forum: 3D Content   12-31-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 426
Posted By Photokid1970
Not sure I've ever seen that phrase on the forums...

Not sure I've ever seen that phrase on the forums before... ha, ha.

Guess I need to watch this after the ballgames tonight. Sounds like it will be fun to watch! Need to get some smaller 3D glass...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-29-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 375
Posted By Photokid1970
Did you get this fixed? This is the issue I'm...

Did you get this fixed? This is the issue I'm searching through the forums to read about.

In addition to fixing a problem like this, I wonder if anyone has connected DirecTV through the Xbox One...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-29-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By Photokid1970
Does running DirecTV through the XBO work ok? ...

Does running DirecTV through the XBO work ok? I'm searching through the forums for someone that has tried it, but I haven't see a generic "I like it" or "I hate it" yet. I have a 360 running...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-27-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 101,736
Posted By Photokid1970
Tried it... no luck. Even ran the "Search for...

Tried it... no luck. Even ran the "Search for updates" function to go back up to 9.11.7, but it still won't play. I'm glad it worked for you! Hopefully they can resolve this soon.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-26-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 101,736
Posted By Photokid1970
I'm very new to Plex, as I just found out about...

I'm very new to Plex, as I just found out about it on the streaming forum here recently. I bought a Plex Pass subscription so I could run it on my Xbox 360s. I ripped some of the Disney Blu-Rays I...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-19-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,420
Posted By Photokid1970
Awesome - I'll get started on that right away. ...

Awesome - I'll get started on that right away. Thank you for the quick reply!

I may do a lossy file for the animated movies that he will watch on the iPad - but I figure that we may end up...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-19-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,420
Posted By Photokid1970
I'm like Chere - noob, read several hundred posts...

I'm like Chere - noob, read several hundred posts here.. so hopefully this will be a logical question and not completely boneheaded. Several folks have mentioned their 3-year-old as being the reason...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-08-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,538
Views: 84,604
Posted By Photokid1970
Mine is slow like that with DirecTV... but it was...

Mine is slow like that with DirecTV... but it was slow before.

I knew what had happened with mine when the clicking sounds stopped happening when changing HDMI sources. What I had forgotten about...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-21-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6,343
Views: 682,186
Posted By Photokid1970
I have been busy at work and didn't get to post...

I have been busy at work and didn't get to post my day-by-day replies, but here is how it went:

The Friday following my post here, the box arrives. I pack up the 809 with the included supplies -...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-18-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,671
Posted By Photokid1970
Voted.. and not just because you need more AVS in...

Voted.. and not just because you need more AVS in your life. Those kids are adorable! Tell your wife that some random stranger on the Internet said your kids were cute.

Wait.. maybe you had...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-31-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6,343
Views: 682,186
Posted By Photokid1970
First update - much quicker than I had...

First update - much quicker than I had anticipated! It took Jose less than 2 hours to reply to my e-mail with the same text as shown in previous posts. I followed the link, keyed in my...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-31-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6,343
Views: 682,186
Posted By Photokid1970
My turn. After 3 years with no hardware...

My turn.

After 3 years with no hardware issues at all, my 809 powers on today with no sound. Thanks to the great stories here about Jose and the Onkyo repair process, I am treating this as...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-10-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 20,593
Posted By Photokid1970
This is a comment for the discussion and not a...

This is a comment for the discussion and not a complaint:

I can't get it to work on my Panasonic BDT-320 either. I copied the files to a USB HDD, and the player can see it - but it plays in 2D...
Forum: 3D Content   07-29-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 19,251
Posted By Photokid1970
Why Skydog?

You raise a good question! It was a long story as it happened, but in retrospect it may not have been as confusing of a problem as it seemed at the time.

I have U-Verse for Internet. AT&T, which...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 15,806
Posted By Photokid1970
Ahh - no SACD...

I have an earlier Panasonic (BDP-220 I think), and I'm happy with it. I would like faster loading times of course, and the look of this one is really nice. The big feature I am missing is SACD...
Forum: 3D Content   07-18-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 20,841
Posted By Photokid1970
Yes, I get that. I mean to say that I wish...

Yes, I get that. I mean to say that I wish Redbox would include more of these types of discs in their offerings when they are created by the studios.
Forum: 3D Content   07-18-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 20,841
Posted By Photokid1970
I wish Redbox would do more of these. Got I,...

I wish Redbox would do more of these. Got I, Frankenstein and watched it in 3D last night. It was a good movie, but not one I would purchase to watch again. The 3D effects were fantastic though. ...
Forum: 3D Content   07-16-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 19,251
Posted By Photokid1970
I am the same way. I find myself going through a...

I am the same way. I find myself going through a transformation where I am begrudgingly beginning to accept the electronic downloads, but it's not easy. There are a ton of advantages - the kids...
Forum: 3D Content   07-15-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 19,251
Posted By Photokid1970
I am wireless now because (insert long boring...

I am wireless now because (insert long boring story here) prevents me from being wired at the moment. I did recently change my Cisco router for a SkyDog, which seems to have solved my DHCP issues. ...
Forum: 3D Content   07-15-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 16,815
Posted By Photokid1970
Well, that's not the news I was hoping to hear! ...

Well, that's not the news I was hoping to hear! I have a Panny TV as well, but to run the apps I have to set up the ARC, and it caused some undesirable side effects with my Onkyo 809. Plus, it's...
Forum: 3D Content   07-11-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 19,251
Posted By Photokid1970
I've just read this entire Frozen 3D thread top...

I've just read this entire Frozen 3D thread top to bottom. I tend to agree with the "BluRay over Streaming" argument in general Don, but you have made enough good points that I'm going to have to...
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