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Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-28-2014, 12:59 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
You'll have to tell us which 3rd party,...

You'll have to tell us which 3rd party, Region-Free hardware mod you put in your OPPO as the instructions differ.

If you know who makes the mod, you can likely also find the instructions on their...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-28-2014, 11:53 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Trailblazer, OPPO Tech Support often monitors...

Trailblazer,
OPPO Tech Support often monitors their email even on holidays. Try emailing instead of phoning. Use the Contact page on the OPPO Digital Support site.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-28-2014, 07:50 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Try switching the monitor to a different Input...

Try switching the monitor to a different Input before you power it off. It's keeping the current input "live". If it has either ARC or HDMI CEC, disabling those in the monitor might also do the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-28-2014, 06:21 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
I'm not sure the app provided by Netflix for the...

I'm not sure the app provided by Netflix for the 93 supports subtitles. If it does, the choice to turn them on will be presented on the detail page where you select to Play a given title from the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-27-2014, 05:39 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Bob, my Bell HD PVR will only output 720p or...

Bob, my Bell HD PVR will only output 720p or 1080i for HD. Which is best to use?http://www.avsforum.com//forum/images/smilies/confused.gif[/QUOTE]
You could change it on the fly if you learn which...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-27-2014, 04:17 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Yes, you can. Natively too, without any...

Yes, you can. Natively too, without any conversions/transcoding. The Synology Media server can push .dsf/.dff formats to the Oppo player, no problem.

I don't think the Oppo players can decode...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-27-2014, 04:16 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Does the Oppo need to be on when you do this or...

Does the Oppo need to be on when you do this or does it pass through without it being on? Also is there a setting for the oppo when you do this? I rarely watch SD channels, but when I do, do I then...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-27-2014, 04:10 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
If it is still Downloading the firmware you can...

If it is still Downloading the firmware you can just power cycle the OPPO and try again. Pull the power plug if need be. The firmware install doesn't start changing anything until the download is...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-27-2014, 09:53 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Probably yes. The video processing in cable...

^ Probably yes. The video processing in cable and satellite TV boxes is notoriously bad.

To get the best advantage of passing the signal through the OPPO you need to set the set top box to output...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 08:15 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Not Bill, but you can almost certainly cure the...

Not Bill, but you can almost certainly cure the dropouts by using HDMI Audio LPCM instead of Bitstream in the OPPO. That will get you LPCM output of the TrueHD 7.1 track (which is what an Atmos...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 06:15 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ "Expendables 3" has a Dolby Atmos audio track,...

^ "Expendables 3" has a Dolby Atmos audio track, which means the track is TrueHD 7.1. Unless you are attempting to use an Atmos speaker setup, you should set the 83 to HDMI LPCM output (or use the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 06:06 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
The 60-1110 firmware has just been posted as...

The 60-1110 firmware has just been posted as Official on the OPPO Digital Support page for the BDP-83 and BDP-83SE players.

http://www.oppodigital.com/blu-ray-bdp-83/blu-ray-BDP-83-Support.aspx
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-26-2014, 05:59 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ I'm assuming you know what you are doing, since...

^ I'm assuming you know what you are doing, since you've had the D2 for so long. Obviously there are settings mistakes that could cause this, and I'm assuming you've checked to make sure, e.g., the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 05:33 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
RGB has a Red, Green, and Blue value for each and...

RGB has a Red, Green, and Blue value for each and every pixel. Equal values of R, G, and B give you a shade of gray between Black and White. YCbCr has a gray scale, luminance value (confusingly...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 09:27 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Yep, that disc from Netflix is a Rental Special...

^ Yep, that disc from Netflix is a Rental Special -- marked by the fact that the only Extra it includes is the sneak peak of "Exodus".
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 08:15 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Just another one of the many,...

^ Just another one of the many, customer-unfriendly things Fox likes to do. Come the revolution, etc., etc.

Fox uses Prohibited User Operation authoring to force viewing of the load-time...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-26-2014, 07:38 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ To do 3D video pass-through you would need a...

^ To do 3D video pass-through you would need a D2v / 3D, i.e., a D2v (not a D2) with the 3D hardware upgrade.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-26-2014, 07:35 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Just curious, which such inexpensive Blu-ray...

^ Just curious, which such inexpensive Blu-ray player have you found with multi-channel Analog outputs and separate crossovers per speaker pair? Most of the inexpensive Blu-ray players coming out...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-25-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 5,843
Views: 470,833
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Double check that you have not confused the HDMI...

Double check that you have not confused the HDMI 1 and HDMI 2 sockets. It is easy to do.

If that gets you audio but no *3D* video (where regular video is OK), try setting 3D Output to Forced. ...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-25-2014, 06:33 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
No issues. And the Analog outputs are always...

No issues. And the Analog outputs are always live, so no need to turn off HDMI Audio.

Check the Volume buttons (top of the remote) and make sure you don't have the Volume turned down -- Volume...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-25-2014, 03:15 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
The most common reason for loss of HDMI signal is...

The most common reason for loss of HDMI signal is simply that the plug has come loose in the socket at one end or the other. HDMI is only friction fit, and it just takes a small shift of the plug to...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-25-2014, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Apple's standard implementation of SMB on the...

^ Apple's standard implementation of SMB on the Mac is not compatible with the OPPO. It is possible to configure the Mac to use an alternate version of SMB. See this Knowledge Base article from the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-25-2014, 01:30 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ This firmware does NOT address the various,...

^ This firmware does NOT address the various, older problems for which there were already well known workarounds -- e.g., use Bitstream output for DTS-HD MA 7.1 tracks, use LPCM output for TrueHD 7.1...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-22-2014, 06:24 AM
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Views: 3,691,616
Posted By Bob Pariseau
ARC v3.0.2 as found in Anthem's downloads for the...

ARC v3.0.2 as found in Anthem's downloads for the D2v is also what's used for the D2. Do not install ARC from the original D2 ARC install disc. Instead install the v3.0.2 version.

To do that,...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-20-2014, 11:48 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Assuming the calibration charts (Spears &...

^ Assuming the calibration charts (Spears & Munsil) do NOT show the problem, then the thing you have to look for is processing that's happening for MOVING images.

The usual culprit here would be...
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