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Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-03-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 24
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Posted By ikkuranus
I'd also like to point out that dvi to hdmi...

I'd also like to point out that dvi to hdmi cables will transmit sound when used on nvidia cards. I have done it with my older 570 and my current 970. I found that out when i forgot to bring the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-28-2015, 10:25 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,319
Posted By ikkuranus
I'm talking about the ones that emulate the slic...

I'm talking about the ones that emulate the slic keys stored in the bios from major oems. If they decided to deny those they would be excluding customers that own prebuilt systems from the major...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-27-2015, 12:23 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 4,319
Posted By ikkuranus
They almost certainly know about it but they...

They almost certainly know about it but they can't do anything about it without screwing over legit customers. They could check receipts, but I'm guessing many users of 7 don't have them anymore. Now...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-25-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,032
Posted By ikkuranus
Do they support it out of box or do you need to...

Do they support it out of box or do you need to buy that pulse 8 usb cec adapter still?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-20-2015, 03:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 123
Posted By ikkuranus
Yes they will be mixed.

Yes they will be mixed.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-20-2015, 03:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 123
Posted By ikkuranus
First off those so called modern gpu's with spdif...

First off those so called modern gpu's with spdif inputs are actually pretty out of date. Do not buy a gpu that has a spdif passthrough as they don't support hd audio formats. The only reason they...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-14-2015, 04:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 194
Posted By ikkuranus
You have a laptop. Use that till have funds to...

You have a laptop. Use that till have funds to build a dedicated htpc.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-11-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 461
Posted By ikkuranus
Oliver Queen had this problem when the Queens...

Oliver Queen had this problem when the Queens Gambit sunk.

http://i.imgur.com/A2ADln1l.jpg (http://i.imgur.com/A2ADln1.jpg)
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-03-2015, 11:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 2,171
Posted By ikkuranus
RP2 is on my list of toys to get. I don't...

RP2 is on my list of toys to get. I don't actually need another htpc but it could be useful to watch a movie somewhere else or maybe provide streaming audio support to my older avr.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-01-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 65
Posted By ikkuranus
Only a heathen would swap back to using a...

Only a heathen would swap back to using a mechanical for the os. Do a proper reinstall you are clearly overdue for one.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-28-2015, 02:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 308
Posted By ikkuranus
Actually you are wrong there are several 500...

Actually you are wrong there are several 500 series cards that wont bit stream hd audio. The 570 is one of them. I have experienced this first hand with the latest intel mei drivers and latest...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-26-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 308
Posted By ikkuranus
Interesting, I have always wondered what purpose...

Interesting, I have always wondered what purpose those drivers served. Guess I don't need them on my gaming rig since the gtx 570 don't support hd audio anyhow.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-26-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 158
Posted By ikkuranus
Can I assume you live in the USA? (Build 1) ...

Can I assume you live in the USA?
(Build 1)
How much storage is required? Will the majority of mkv files be stored on the 2nd build? How tight are the case size requirements? IE could you get away...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-26-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 308
Posted By ikkuranus
Do you have the most recent Intel HD graphics...

Do you have the most recent Intel HD graphics drivers installed?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-25-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By ikkuranus
Just let your receiver handle all decoding. I...

Just let your receiver handle all decoding.
I wouldn't even bother enabling 6 or 8 channel pcm unless you plan to play some games that support surround audio.
I do think Kodi is the best, but...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-24-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 110
Posted By ikkuranus
You need to configure your player to pass the...

You need to configure your player to pass the undecoded audio directly to the receiver.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-23-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 143
Posted By ikkuranus
You need to setup audio for kodi. By default it...

You need to setup audio for kodi. By default it outputs stereo despite whatever logo is displayed during playback.

in system settings>audio output:

Change the setting level from basic to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-23-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 143
Posted By ikkuranus
I would turn up the gain on the center channel....

I would turn up the gain on the center channel. Audyssey usually sets it way too low. I would set the avr to direct or auto.
Lastly I would ditch vlc for xbmc/kodi since vlc only supports...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-21-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 961
Posted By ikkuranus
I just tried Netflix on IE with both of my 8.1...

I just tried Netflix on IE with both of my 8.1 machines and neither of them had 5.1 but both of them have no trouble doing 5.1 using the Netflix app. One machine uses optical with an old receiver and...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-20-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 410
Posted By ikkuranus
http://mirrors.xbmc.org/releases/win32/old/

http://mirrors.xbmc.org/releases/win32/old/
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-16-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,697
Posted By ikkuranus
I agree with this 100% but I'm guessing they...

I agree with this 100% but I'm guessing they would have to replace all the existing equipment to pull that off. Also guessing it would be at the customers expense.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-16-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 159
Posted By ikkuranus
It would be found in audio settings for whatever...

It would be found in audio settings for whatever player you are using.
Forum: Screens   01-15-2015, 01:36 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,155
Posted By ikkuranus
I wish these guys would make a screen material...

I wish these guys would make a screen material that didn't cost 4x more then my projector was worth back in 2011.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-10-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 165
Posted By ikkuranus
That would be a huge mistake. Usb2 only has 1...

That would be a huge mistake. Usb2 only has 1 data lane and if you try to read and write at the same time it becomes extremely sluggish. In other words you wont be able to watch the shows on that...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-27-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,186
Posted By ikkuranus
No the person you responded to probably just had...

No the person you responded to probably just had a brain fart and confused anydvd(hd) with clonebd

AnyDVD & AnyDVD HD 7.5.5.0

CloneBD 1.0.2.5

I also got that email from slysoft but like I...
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