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Forum: Remote Control Area   07-20-2016, 08:01 AM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 230,945
Posted By Brian Hampton
I don't know. What I do know is if you...

I don't know.

What I do know is if you contact support from within the app the acknowledge it right away and reply fairly quickly.

-BRian
Forum: Remote Control Area   07-10-2016, 04:49 AM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 230,945
Posted By Brian Hampton
I still can't get SC to update the manifest to...

I still can't get SC to update the manifest to more than zero items and generally opening the remote for the found phillips hue bridge causes roomie to crash out.

I feel it may be time to start...
Forum: Remote Control Area   07-09-2016, 02:17 AM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 230,945
Posted By Brian Hampton
I can control the lights with the phillips app...

I can control the lights with the phillips app and the iftt "do this" app.
Forum: Remote Control Area   07-06-2016, 02:36 AM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 230,945
Posted By Brian Hampton
Yesterday I got a Phillips Hue starter kit....

Yesterday I got a Phillips Hue starter kit. Really nice lighting automation.

Phillips app works but in Roomie there is something called Manifest that I think tracks your connected bulbs and that...
Forum: Community Articles   07-06-2016, 02:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 340
Posted By Brian Hampton
I used to use a chrome box running OpenElec for...

I used to use a chrome box running OpenElec for playback of my networked stored movies, but I found problems with VC1 titles and some great Blu Rays use VC1. A few movies I remember would become...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-21-2016, 05:06 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 65
Posted By Brian Hampton
New Power Supply Resets BIOS every time I start

Hi,

edit - NVM - I found a bios "deep sleep" setting that fixed this.


-Brian
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-16-2016, 02:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 304
Posted By Brian Hampton
This is not true. I have an nvidia card and...

This is not true.

I have an nvidia card and used 3dtv play for a while because I was told it was required.

When I build the software on my machine (after changing the hard drive to an SSD) I...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-15-2016, 02:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 304
Posted By Brian Hampton
I bought an ipsiron with 3.2Ghz (haswell) i5 and...

I bought an ipsiron with 3.2Ghz (haswell) i5 and HD4600 (I think) integrated graphics... 12GB ram... and I pulled the optical drive and replaced the HD with a SSD.

... However,.. I don't believe...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-15-2016, 11:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 304
Posted By Brian Hampton
I have a GTX750. It's not Ti but has 2GB .. kind...

I have a GTX750. It's not Ti but has 2GB .. kind of an odd ball config.

Anyways... It does great in my Dell HTPC. ( I use MadVR and playback 3DBD from MKV.)
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-15-2016, 08:18 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 1,629
Posted By Brian Hampton
I don't know about Atmos or DTS-X ..... I just...

I don't know about Atmos or DTS-X ..... I just haven't looked into this at all yet.

I think most things support Atmos because of they way the signal retains certain DD structure.

I don't know...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-15-2016, 02:36 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 1,629
Posted By Brian Hampton
What does JRiver do better ? First thing is...

What does JRiver do better ?

First thing is on the video side directly supporting MadVR.

I know a lot of people get MadVR working with MPC and then have Kodi or Emby link to that. That's a bit...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-14-2016, 06:14 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 1,629
Posted By Brian Hampton
I loved Kodi for a while. I didn't really like...

I loved Kodi for a while. I didn't really like Emby.

Now, Jriver is my only solution. I find it far better than Kodi in most ways.

Kodi is good but it's so spread out trying to support every...
Forum: Display Calibration   06-14-2016, 01:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,616
Posted By Brian Hampton
I used to be very interested in using my phone or...

I used to be very interested in using my phone or my camera to calibrate displays.

It only made perfect sense to me to photograph the screen and compare the digital photo to the content of the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-12-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 528
Posted By Brian Hampton
This thread is the stuff nightmares are made of. ...

This thread is the stuff nightmares are made of.

Makes me happy I have all my media files on NAS units. They seem pretty reliable.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-09-2016, 03:51 AM
Replies: 9,755
Views: 500,947
Posted By Brian Hampton
Ha ha .... for real? Hesitant ? Ha ha...

Ha ha .... for real?

Hesitant ?

Ha ha ha ha ... Are you trying to be funny ?

You haven't given them any money ... ever ... and now it's gone from I don't ever have to pay for this great...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-09-2016, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9,755
Views: 500,947
Posted By Brian Hampton
I'm glad I bought MakeMKV long ago .. I use it...

I'm glad I bought MakeMKV long ago .. I use it every damn day. If there are people here still clinging to the fact that they can use it free then I'm impressed with how cheap they are..... When you...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-09-2016, 03:28 AM
Replies: 9,755
Views: 500,947
Posted By Brian Hampton
Hey, I don't know if this is the best place...

Hey,

I don't know if this is the best place to ask but it directly relates to this thread and the things I have learned from this thread.

How do YOU store 2000+ discs ?...

I must say I like...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-07-2016, 08:47 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,346
Posted By Brian Hampton
I use the Lenovo ix4-300D. I have 4 of them...

I use the Lenovo ix4-300D.

I have 4 of them only 3 have HD's currently.

The 3 that are populated all have the same model 4TB Seagate NAS drive, I'm also planning to put 4 of those on the last...
Forum: 3D Tech Talk   06-07-2016, 03:45 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 296
Posted By Brian Hampton
I tried a Samsung version in Best Buy. ...

I tried a Samsung version in Best Buy.

Wanted one the first time I tried it.

Next time I was in store I tried it again and thought it was kind of weak.

Next time I was in the store the in...
Forum: Display Calibration   06-04-2016, 05:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 600
Posted By Brian Hampton
I almost can't believe it but ... I've been wrong...

I almost can't believe it but ... I've been wrong about this limited/full issue for as long as I can remember.


I always figured my projector (Sony HW30ES) being all sporty and sony-ish and...
Forum: Display Calibration   06-04-2016, 05:50 AM
Replies: 4,350
Views: 257,201
Posted By Brian Hampton
SanderDVD, Have you tried the usual stuff?...

SanderDVD,

Have you tried the usual stuff? Restarting the PC... Removing and Reinstalling the software? ...

If I understand your problem, then it's very strange indeed which has been a...
Forum: Digital Hi-End Projectors - $3,000+ USD MSRP   06-02-2016, 06:11 AM
Replies: 3,499
Views: 358,441
Posted By Brian Hampton
Hi, Did anyone record the default service...

Hi,

Did anyone record the default service menu settings for panel drivers?

I think I did but at this point I have no idea where that information is.

When I calibrate I adjust the panel...
Forum: Display Calibration   05-29-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 600
Posted By Brian Hampton
Hey, Testing proved my display can accept...

Hey,

Testing proved my display can accept 0-255 .. So, I keep the GPU and MadVR settings at 0-255 and everything under the sun displays correctly.

I guess I'm done... now I have to go re-make...
Forum: Display Calibration   05-29-2016, 05:45 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 600
Posted By Brian Hampton
If posts I've found online are to be believed.....

If posts I've found online are to be believed.. (which is sketchy), Then I have a Jpeg that can test for my display's ability to do 0-255 using my PS3.

If my display wants limited only then I will...
Forum: Display Calibration   05-29-2016, 05:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 600
Posted By Brian Hampton
OK .... I really want to test this. I've...

OK .... I really want to test this.

I've assumed for a while that my display can accept 0-255 but maybe it can not.

I tried a lot of combinations of things this AM.

Using AVS-709 test disc...
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