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Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-26-2016, 07:10 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Debating return here...

Hey everyone. I am considering a return here due to poor detail dark scenes (I have the 49"). I may just be making excuses for myself to justify a return, but does anyone else have experience with...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 05:43 PM
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Posted By spiff72
On the Tivo...

On the Tivo...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 03:58 PM
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Posted By spiff72
I tried the PCM option on the Tivo instead of...

I tried the PCM option on the Tivo instead of Dolby Digital. It does eliminate the split-second dropouts that occurred when i would dump out of fast forward/rewind. An added benefit is the Tivo...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-19-2016, 07:13 AM
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Posted By spiff72
I think I need to try switching to pcm audio and...

I think I need to try switching to pcm audio and see if that helps.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 01:30 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Check the setup guide. I think that had the stand...

Check the setup guide. I think that had the stand instructions (not the manual). I'm a mechanical engineer and it took me a while to figure out the stand without instructions! I didn't find the setup...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-18-2016, 10:57 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Getting "stuck" at the Home Screen?

I occasionally get "stuck" at the home screen when I am using my Harmony remote with this TV.

This seems to be a repeatable method to get stuck:

- Start on one of the HDMI inputs (HDMI 2 for me...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-17-2016, 07:32 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Thanks! I didn't realize that all of the...

Thanks! I didn't realize that all of the available settings don't appear in the "action menu". You have to go to the Home-Settings-Picture and Display-Screen- menu to find those settings.

I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-17-2016, 09:38 AM
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Posted By spiff72
I would be curious to hear other's responses to...

I would be curious to hear other's responses to this too. I haven't noticed any blurring from my blu-ray player, but I feel like I am seeing some overscan while watching my Tivo. (The on-screen...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-17-2016, 09:34 AM
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Posted By spiff72
No problem... I actually have a Harmony...

No problem...

I actually have a Harmony Elite remote that I just got last weekend, and their database has discrete "power on" and "power off" commands, along with discrete commands for each input...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-16-2016, 07:28 PM
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Posted By spiff72
I can't help with items 1 and 3, but I can try to...

I can't help with items 1 and 3, but I can try to help with item 2 (or maybe just confuse things even more)!

I have the 49" Sony and the HT-XT1 (also from Amazon - just got it Friday. I opted for...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   10-15-2016, 11:56 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Well - I haven't posted on AVSForum in ages, but...

Well - I haven't posted on AVSForum in ages, but just thought I would ask a question...

I am looking for a replacement of my KDL46XBR2 (9 years old). This TV had a pair of "scars" on the panel...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-31-2013, 08:23 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by spiff72 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/444566/mitsubishi-wd-xx725-owners-thread/7410#post_22905181)

Did you ever find this?
...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-31-2013, 08:20 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by tjsilva http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/444566/mitsubishi-wd-xx725-owners-thread/7410#post_22891131)

Anyone try to access...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-23-2012, 06:13 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by enthuzist http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1340721/2011-mitsubishi-3d-dlp-owners-thread-740-840-series/3120#post_22244151)
...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-22-2012, 05:33 AM
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Posted By spiff72
One other thought I just had... Could this...

One other thought I just had...

Could this be a SDV issue? I was thinking of requesting a "free" cablecard in lieu of a free cable box (I think my subscription may include an HD box as part of...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-22-2012, 05:26 AM
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Posted By spiff72
So I heard that Charter shuffled their lineup...

So I heard that Charter shuffled their lineup around, and the WAF has now declined.

My wife likes to watch E! at night on our bedroom TV (a 32" Sony LCD XBR with a QAM tuner and CableCard slot),...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-14-2012, 02:05 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by Chuck666...

Quote:Originally Posted by Chuck666 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21778055)

As to the HDMI3 input problem with Harmony remotes. Found the...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-14-2012, 11:50 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by PTAaron...

Quote:Originally Posted by PTAaron http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21777837)

Yeah - my wife doesn't see the rainbow effect either, and thinks...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   03-14-2012, 10:33 AM
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Posted By spiff72
I have to say that I have always wondered if I...

I have to say that I have always wondered if I was super-susceptible to the rainbow effect.

I see it occasionally on my TV (73740), but saw it more often on the previous one (62525).

I also...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   02-20-2012, 09:24 AM
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Posted By spiff72
I didn't see anyone else mention it, but I think...

I didn't see anyone else mention it, but I think overscan might be an issue for you. Rear projection nearly always has some degree of overscan. Depending on the geometry of your set, you can...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   02-11-2012, 06:24 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by spiff72...

Quote:Originally Posted by spiff72 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21628270)

Hello,

I am curious - for those of you that have turned off the...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   02-10-2012, 06:28 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Hello, I am curious - for those of you that...

Hello,

I am curious - for those of you that have turned off the geometry correction, does it fix test patterns like the one in this link:

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...2#post20877192...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-06-2012, 06:10 AM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by Witchboard...

Quote:Originally Posted by Witchboard http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21449920)

I've double checked the manual and it does not indicates...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   01-05-2012, 08:10 PM
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Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by Dee L. Peabody...

Quote:Originally Posted by Dee L. Peabody http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21449001)

Why am I getting a strobe light effect when watching...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-03-2012, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8,171
Views: 813,314
Posted By spiff72
Quote:Originally Posted by Umatter2Charter...

Quote:Originally Posted by Umatter2Charter http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21434790)

From what I'm aware of, your locals in HD should still be...
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