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Forum: Xbox Area   04-30-2017, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5,554
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Posted By kevin g.
Not saying there hasn't been deals out there for...

Not saying there hasn't been deals out there for 30 in the past, but I don't remember them being "regular" deals. I have purchased regularly on Amazon/NewEgg for 37, and sometimes 35...

But I...
Forum: Xbox Area   04-29-2017, 06:38 AM
Replies: 5,554
Views: 435,402
Posted By kevin g.
Guys... Newegg...

Guys...


Newegg...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   03-25-2017, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,878
Views: 171,313
Posted By kevin g.
The light only blinks when there is input...

The light only blinks when there is input recognized via the remote.

Have you tried setting it up on a standard tv first? Try going through the setup on your main display, and then letting it...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-26-2017, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5,554
Views: 435,402
Posted By kevin g.
For those that are looking for LIVE renewal...

For those that are looking for LIVE renewal deals:

Newegg...
Forum: Xbox Area   02-05-2017, 08:20 AM
Replies: 22,020
Views: 713,202
Posted By kevin g.
I would bet it's the LG. I had a similar issue...

I would bet it's the LG. I had a similar issue with my Samsung LED years ago, before I turned it off...very bothersome in dark movies.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-27-2017, 04:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 137
Posted By kevin g.
Agreed on both points, wired is the way to go. My...

Agreed on both points, wired is the way to go. My house was built in 91, (we purchased in '08) without any networking whatsoever, and I have spent the last 9 years adding, upgrading to give different...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-25-2017, 06:05 PM
Replies: 22,020
Views: 713,202
Posted By kevin g.
Well, they did away with the Kinect Port on the S...

Well, they did away with the Kinect Port on the S model...and there is really no utilization for the Kinect, other than us few holdouts...

Does the Kinect even work to it's full potential on the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-10-2017, 06:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 395
Posted By kevin g.
^^^ And that is part of his requirement as...

^^^

And that is part of his requirement as well...he want's to be able to control with his phone/tablet, but not have it "host" his media...
Forum: Xbox Area   01-09-2017, 05:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 206
Posted By kevin g.
Not sure how to join...I looked (and found) the...

Not sure how to join...I looked (and found) the group, but did not see "request invite" or anything like that. I don't play a ton, (especially after Gears and TF2) but have used this to pass the time...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-08-2017, 09:17 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 395
Posted By kevin g.
That would meet his needs, as technically you can...

That would meet his needs, as technically you can access an Xbox One without the TV having to be on...

Unfortunately, Xbox does not...as of yet, have an Amazon Music app...I've been waiting,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   01-08-2017, 09:05 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 395
Posted By kevin g.
For what it's worth, I have been receiving these...

For what it's worth, I have been receiving these ...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-02-2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
Update 1.5: OpenDNS did something to one of my...

Update 1.5:
OpenDNS did something to one of my routers. The DDWRT Linksys would not allow access to the web GUI after adding in the OpenDNS addresses. It was still working as a wireless AP, and...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-26-2016, 10:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
Update: Pulled the trigger on a TP-Link 24...

Update:

Pulled the trigger on a TP-Link 24 port Gigabit switch that was on sale at Amazon. Newegg also had an E-blast deal on the ASUS RT-AC68P that garners pretty good reviews, has a decent...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-26-2016, 09:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 147
Posted By kevin g.
I've been seeing the same thing...I do port...

I've been seeing the same thing...I do port forward, but I have 2 XBO's, and am trying to keep open NAT on both. (neither are the "S" model, however...and all are wired.) I have been severely...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-22-2016, 06:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
That's the thing...I now have 300-350 down, and...

That's the thing...I now have 300-350 down, and I'm not even saturating my 100 capable devices. 60-70 is standard. (as it has been since they upped me to 100 down a few months ago). Xbox One is...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-20-2016, 04:34 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
Well...I do, and I don't. It's kind of an amalgam...

Well...I do, and I don't. It's kind of an amalgam of sorts.

I have the modem hooked to a gigabit router, and I have one the 4 LAN ports of the router going to the 24 port 10/100 enterprise...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-19-2016, 03:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
How so? By switching to one of the DNS hosting...

How so? By switching to one of the DNS hosting sites?


Thanks for all the suggestions thusfar guys...I intend to keep the 6183, and add a gigabit switch after the holidays.
Forum: Xbox Area   12-18-2016, 02:34 PM
Replies: 22,020
Views: 713,202
Posted By kevin g.
Maybe I just remember it differently... I DO...

Maybe I just remember it differently...
I DO know that they sent me the return box with packing AND UPS call tag for my RROD's... I've had several issues with Onkyo, and as *****ty as they are, they...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-18-2016, 12:44 PM
Replies: 22,020
Views: 713,202
Posted By kevin g.
I just got bumped to 300/25-30...and am regularly...

I just got bumped to 300/25-30...and am regularly getting 20 to 60 on a gigabit router with the One set to DMZ. Funny thing is, when I go to speedtest.net on the MS Edge app on the One, I am getting...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-15-2016, 10:59 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,510
Posted By kevin g.
Not sure how to tell, it's not "badged" as an...

Not sure how to tell, it's not "badged" as an Elite, like the 360 was...but it is the 1TB HDD, which I assume is the SSHD.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-15-2016, 10:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
Would a retail 6183, or the TP Link that's gold...

Would a retail 6183, or the TP Link that's gold box today really be any different than the one TWC offers? (I have three of my own Routers, all running third party OS...configured to extend/switch my...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-14-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,510
Posted By kevin g.
So...just to confirm... I did what the...

So...just to confirm...

I did what the insider App had asked and checkmarked the "Let my receiver Decide" tab...

the One is still in "5.1 uncompressed"

Is the "Let my receiver Decide"...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-14-2016, 05:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 356
Posted By kevin g.
Time Warner Modems/Upgrade

Guys,

We have been fortunate to receive the speed boosts from the recent upgrades/merger. I am in the North Carolina market. I still can't stand TWC, but they upgraded my package to the 100 down...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-14-2016, 04:28 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 2,510
Posted By kevin g.
Maybe it would be helpful to post what equipment...

Maybe it would be helpful to post what equipment we have that is, or is not working?

I just checked with the few Blu Ray's that I have last night, and it switched wonderfully from the menus...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-06-2016, 04:40 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 42,163
Posted By kevin g.
Only one is the voice remote, but I believe they...

Only one is the voice remote, but I believe they are both side by sides...
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