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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:40 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
The 7702 doesn't know what surround mode you want...

The 7702 doesn't know what surround mode you want to use, rather you must select Dolby Atmos. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:37 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Correct. All "CI" series models have a 3 year...

Correct. All "CI" series models have a 3 year warranty, while the non-CI series have a 2 year warranty.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 2,528
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Oops ... we split off the Atmos models to their...

Oops ... we split off the Atmos models to their own thread since you last posted as the Atmos conversations were needlessly bogging down this thread for the lower model owner questions.
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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:27 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
You're confusing "upconversion" (ie. analog-->...

You're confusing "upconversion" (ie. analog--> HDMI) with "upscaling" (ie. 480i--> 1080p). There is no upscaling going on with an HDMI source and the "i/p Scaler" set to Analog, rather you must set...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:21 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Disconnect all cables/speaker wire from the AVR. ...

Disconnect all cables/speaker wire from the AVR. If it still shuts down, likely amp failure. Otherwise, start reconnecting one device at a time to see which one is shutting it down. If a surge...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:16 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Was the 591 purchased "used"? Reset the...

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Was the 591 purchased "used"? Reset the microprocessor (p. 70 Owner's manual) to restore all settings to factory default. Ensure all cables are securely fitted to the AVR. Try connecting the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 05:35 PM
Replies: 5,490
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Posted By jdsmoothie
It is if your speakers are behind you; however,...

It is if your speakers are behind you; however, you should be able to select any of the 5 possible positions: FH, TF, TM, TR, or RH, although generally you would want the 2 speakers positioned...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Nothing is wrong with them, rather simply...

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Nothing is wrong with them, rather simply you would get more out of upgrading your speakers/sub then upgrading the AVR. General rule of thumb is spend about 1/3 on the AVR and 2/3 on the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 02:06 PM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Take the surge protectors out of the loop as...

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Take the surge protectors out of the loop as a test.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 10:34 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ If you want a "full" configuration for each...

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If you want a "full" configuration for each format (ie. Atmos 5.1.4 and Auro 3D 9.1), currently you must continue to LOAD each separate config file each time. If you use the Atmos 5.1.4 config,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 10:00 AM
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Posted By jdsmoothie
I would imagine all 2015 models will have the new...

I would imagine all 2015 models will have the new HDMI 2.0/HDCP 2.2 chip set, not just the higher end models.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 32
Posted By jdsmoothie
A 5CH AVR would not have DD PLIIz as a minimum of...

A 5CH AVR would not have DD PLIIz as a minimum of 7 speakers are required so you would need a 7CH AVR. :)
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 09:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 256
Posted By jdsmoothie
Agreed. I'd cancel the X4000 order and stick...

Agreed. I'd cancel the X4000 order and stick with the S700W and upgrade your speakers/sub before putting any money into a new AVR.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 07:15 AM
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Views: 185,184
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ You shouldn't have to run Audyssey again. ...

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You shouldn't have to run Audyssey again. Try setting Dynamic Volume to OFF if using it. Could also be the center channel amp is going out. Try doing a soft reset by unplugging the power cable...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10,575
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Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Your model is now almost 5 years old. ...

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Your model is now almost 5 years old. Netflix just changed their DD+ encoder about a year ago which has resulted in this issue.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:34 AM
Replies: 2
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Posted By jdsmoothie
Most HTIB speakers/sub are designed only to work...

Most HTIB speakers/sub are designed only to work with the included receiver. You are likely much better served selling the HTIB as a whole package to get the most value and starting with a whole new...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 3,164
Posted By jdsmoothie
The SR6009 and higher models can receive multi...

The SR6009 and higher models can receive multi channel DSD over HDMI which is why it is specifically referenced in the SR7009 manual. Networking allows 2CH audio bitstream sources.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 3,414
Views: 286,468
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ If HDMI cable length to PJ is > 20' then try...

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If HDMI cable length to PJ is > 20' then try adding an HDMI extender/repeater.

http://www.monoprice.com/Product?c_id=104&cp_id=10419&cs_id=1041914&p_id=2849&seq=1&format=2
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 96
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Suggest you call the mfr for more details on...

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Suggest you call the mfr for more details on its use.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 3,414
Views: 286,468
Posted By jdsmoothie
Try rebooting the router.

Try rebooting the router.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 05:37 AM
Replies: 2,528
Views: 183,875
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ You're most likely using HDMI(ARC) which...

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You're most likely using HDMI(ARC) which always selects the "TV Audio" source regardless of what you might select. Set the TV Audio Switching (p. 161 Owner's manual) setting to OFF, otherwise,...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 7,254
Views: 871,695
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ If an issue is occurring with all sources,...

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If an issue is occurring with all sources, most likely an issue caused by the AVR. Has the unit been updated to the most current firmware dated Feb 2010? If not send me a PM or email providing...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-27-2015, 05:28 AM
Replies: 7,254
Views: 871,695
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ If an issue is occurring with all sources,...

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If an issue is occurring with all sources, most likely an issue caused by the AVR.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-26-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 51
Posted By jdsmoothie
The SR7008 is originally a $1999 AVR so many...

The SR7008 is originally a $1999 AVR so many levels above the 838. The Denon X4000 and Marantz SR7008 are likely the only models with XT32 and Sub EQ HT < $1000 as they are both 2013 models on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-26-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 11,001
Views: 925,071
Posted By jdsmoothie
^^ Internet radio is free just like FM and AM. ...

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Internet radio is free just like FM and AM. Pandora has a free account option, however, you must sign up for it either via the AVR or your laptop or phone.
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