AVS | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 795
Search took 0.26 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ncarty97
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-08-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 794
Posted By ncarty97
Denial is not just a river in Egypt! Sent...

Denial is not just a river in Egypt!

Sent from my Windows Phone
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-08-2015, 01:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 368
Posted By ncarty97
Might have to give this a try. I used a...

Might have to give this a try. I used a different program (can't remember the name) for capturing a WatchESPN stream for a game I wanted to watch later. It worked, but limited the quality to 480p I...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-08-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 794
Posted By ncarty97
I think a sustainable download and/or streaming...

I think a sustainable download and/or streaming model can be built. There's really nothing, technologically speaking, that keeps HBO from creating an app that lets me download GoT and play it on...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-08-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 794
Posted By ncarty97
There are only two things that would keep me from...

There are only two things that would keep me from cutting the cord:

HGTV (wife)
ESPN/Fox Sports (Texas Longhorn sports mainly)

As it is now, I often have to use my brother's login for...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-12-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
Some people (like my wife) really enjoy the...

Some people (like my wife) really enjoy the extras. When I rip (using MakeMKV), I have to rip each seperate video, then figure out which ones are extras, then figure WHICH extras are WHICH. I...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
There's a setting to have it do it automatically...

There's a setting to have it do it automatically when you decrypt it, but I find it only works about 50% of the time (using TMT5)
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
Awesome. Thanks! I have TMT5, does it do the...

Awesome. Thanks! I have TMT5, does it do the trick there? (I googled and found an article from they announced and it only mentioned TMT6)
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
We have an SD card in there. 16GB I think, but...

We have an SD card in there. 16GB I think, but IIRC, that's the max that the Fire HD can handle, so really not that much space.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
Yup. My wife has a Kindle Fire HD and has bought...

Yup. My wife has a Kindle Fire HD and has bought several movies to entertain the kids when necessary. The problem is that the storage isn't that big, but hose HD movies sure are! I had to end up...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
Neither program supports menus though, so if you...

Neither program supports menus though, so if you want to watch the extras or such, they don't do the job.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
Are you saying that AnyDVD HD blocks Cinavia on...

Are you saying that AnyDVD HD blocks Cinavia on other players? When I ditched about a year and a half ago, they hadn't made any progress on blocking Cinavia. Has that changed?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
Effectively is the real key. You can't convert...

Effectively is the real key. You can't convert it to play on something else. You can't play it on something that doesn't have Amazon's play support. You can't play it offline (like on an airplane...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-11-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,177
Posted By ncarty97
The problem with using AnyDVD is that if the disc...

The problem with using AnyDVD is that if the disc include Cinavia and the player has that function (I dropped TMT when they added it in, no idea if PowerDVD has it), it will disable your audio. In...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
I set it for 8 when I was running MBServer, PHP...

I set it for 8 when I was running MBServer, PHP (for a couple of web apps I used personally), uTorrent, and a few other things. I moved MBServer and removed PHP, but now I'm running Quickbooks and...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
My setup is AMD FX-8320 with 16GB ram Can't...

My setup is
AMD FX-8320 with 16GB ram
Can't remember the board I am using, but I added one of those LSI drive controllers that you flash to get 8 connectors for my FlexRAID array.
I also added a...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
Always the safe bet! Especially if a significant...

Always the safe bet! Especially if a significant other is involved! I'll never forget the day I came home, my 18 month old was screaming non-stop and my wife gave me a look that aged me 10 years. ...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
I have to admit, when I made the plunge, I was...

I have to admit, when I made the plunge, I was somewhat terrified (mainly because of the potential for low WAF if it took too long to work out the kinks!). Doing ESXi ended up being far easier than...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
Good to know, thanks! Always good to have a...

Good to know, thanks! Always good to have a backup option.



A couple of issues there that I can think of. I may not have it all straight though, so hopefully someone will correct me if I am...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 01:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
I don't backup my media, I back up my client...

I don't backup my media, I back up my client computers. Has saved my butt on several occasions.



Does that provide access outside your network? WHS allows you remote access from anywhere

...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,377
Posted By ncarty97
I'm working on a CarPC system right now. I have...

I'm working on a CarPC system right now. I have a Raspberry Pi, so I'm going to start with it, but since its dual display, when my younger daughter is ready for entertainment in a few years, I'll...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-10-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 523
Posted By ncarty97
There are several good reasons: 1) There is...

There are several good reasons:

1) There is not a backup system out there that is comparable in terms of simplicity or effectiveness
2) The remote access is better than anything else out there....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-09-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 690
Posted By ncarty97
Always the best way! I may do the same.

Always the best way! I may do the same.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-09-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 690
Posted By ncarty97
Awesome. Thanks! Is this the site that you...

Awesome. Thanks!

Is this the site that you got your CarPC from?

http://www.mini-box.com/Car-PC-Automotive-Computing-Solutions
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-09-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 2,908
Posted By ncarty97
8TB drives here, and at a reasonable price!

http://www.extremetech.com/computing/195543-seagates-first-shingled-hard-drives-now-shipping-8tb-for-just-260

Crazy. I used to dream about just having a server with a 2 10TB drives for data and...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-09-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 690
Posted By ncarty97
My Sienna actually has a similar sized...

My Sienna actually has a similar sized compartment. Its used to house the removable 2nd row 3rd seat, but the model I got doesn't have that as an option, so its empty. That might be a good space to...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 795

 
Forum Jump: