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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   07-05-2015, 12:06 PM
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Posted By jcg
After playing with this a bit (and emailing...

After playing with this a bit (and emailing customer support) it turns out this can't be done. The HD720 basically can only use 1 output for video. It does a "smart scan" to pick which outputs are...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-30-2015, 09:43 PM
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Posted By jcg
I just borrowed a HD720 from a friend that just...

I just borrowed a HD720 from a friend that just bought his to see if it would work in my setup. I'm trying to connect the component outputs to my old TV and the HDMI output to my projector. If I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-23-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
By the way I got an email back from Oppo who said...

By the way I got an email back from Oppo who said they would consider adding the ability to see the playlist, but they gave no time frame. Good news is there is a way to do this (as I posted below)....
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-21-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 21,682
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Posted By jcg
OK, so there is a way to do this that I found...

OK, so there is a way to do this that I found searching different threads. Google "bluray playlist obfuscation youtube" and the first link will be a youtube video showing you how to use Process...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-20-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 21,682
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Posted By jcg
I emailed support so we shall see what they come...

I emailed support so we shall see what they come back with. What do you mean by the playlist not being available when java is running? You mean when the main menu is up on the bluray player and I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-20-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 21,682
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Posted By jcg
But the BDP-103 had the BD license to make a...

But the BDP-103 had the BD license to make a bluray player, right? So inside the BDP-103 they must be able to tell what playlist is being selected when the user clicks on "play", right? Or am I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-20-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
Too bad, but Oppo does seem to be good at...

Too bad, but Oppo does seem to be good at listening to feedback so maybe they will add it if it requested. Do they monitor this thread? Or would it be best to email their support directly?
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-20-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
Does anyone know if the BDP-103 will display the...

Does anyone know if the BDP-103 will display the playlist info for the bluray it is playing. I like to make backups of my blurays and many of the new ones have 100s of playlists to make it more...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-30-2014, 09:38 AM
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Views: 189
Posted By jcg
Realtek RTD1186 datasheet

Anyone have a link to the Realtek RTD1186 media processor (see description via link below)? It's the chip that is used in most of the media players these days, but it's odd that the company website...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-30-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By jcg
OK thanks for the explanation. jcg

OK thanks for the explanation.

jcg
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-26-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By jcg
I realize that it could work and it might be as...

I realize that it could work and it might be as easy as a firmware update. What I'd like to understand and be able to pass on to them is what is required from the HDMI spec.

In my setup is the...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-24-2014, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By jcg
So the question is in regards to the KDLinks...

So the question is in regards to the KDLinks HD720 which I'm thinking of purchasing, and have been emailing their technical support. I've told them about my setup below (I want to replace the bluray...
Forum: HDMI Q&A - The One Connector World   11-22-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 313
Posted By jcg
HDMI audio question

Does anyone know if the HDMI spec requires the HDMI handshake to send audio over the HDMI interface? I know Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD can only be sent over HDMI (not coaxial or optical), so what...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-21-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 677
Views: 55,961
Posted By jcg
I have a question regarding the HD720. I have an...

I have a question regarding the HD720. I have an older TV which only has component inputs and I have a projector with HDMI inputs. I currently hook up my bluray player component outputs to the A/V...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-18-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By jcg
I have a friend that has the Micca MPlay-HD and...

I have a friend that has the Micca MPlay-HD and it plays everything you throw at it. But since Amazon says it's not available another friend bought the Micca Speck and I would not recommend that...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   11-11-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 311
Posted By jcg
Micca MPLAY-HD discontinued?

Amazon shows it's unavailable and don't know if it will be restocked. Also googled it and can't find it for sale anywhere anymore, but a friend just bought one a month or so ago. Does anyone know if...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-21-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,358
Posted By jcg
OK, sounds good. Unfortunately my first attempt...

OK, sounds good. Unfortunately my first attempt to backup a bluray disk failed as MakeMKV hangs in the middle of the backup (I'm assuming I should be checking the decrypt box under backup). The disc...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-21-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,358
Posted By jcg
I just downloaded MakeMKV to test it out and it's...

I just downloaded MakeMKV to test it out and it's only free for a 30 day trial period. Is there anything that is really free with no time limits?

jcg
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-20-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 434,358
Posted By jcg
The original post to this thread is quite old...

The original post to this thread is quite old now, so I'm wondering which programs are suggested for ripping Bluray these days? I've heard AnyDVD works well, but are there any free programs that work...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   09-20-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 197
Posted By jcg
Does anyone have a Micca Mplay-HD?

I'm trying to figure out how to hook up the unit via component. It has a 3.5mm jack that is supposed to output component, but not sure what cable to use. The manual says a cable is supplied but all I...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
Didn't get a reply here, so I emailed Oppo tech...

Didn't get a reply here, so I emailed Oppo tech support and here is their answer.

"The player does not acknowledged Forced or Default subtitle and language settings. This is something that we...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-14-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
Just started using my Oppo to play .mkv files and...

Just started using my Oppo to play .mkv files and was watching one last night that has a forced subtitle track, but the Oppo wasn't playing it by default. Had to go into the subtitle menu and turn it...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-17-2014, 08:20 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
Was this an answer to my question regarding .avi...

Was this an answer to my question regarding .avi being processed similar to the processing a DVD gets? If so I forgot to mention that the .avi has the video encoded with XviD. Would both the .avi and...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-17-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
I realize .avi is a container, I should have...

I realize .avi is a container, I should have mentioned the file I'm concerned with is xViD encoded video, so I wanted to know if the Oppo would process that and if it will look as good as if I played...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-16-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21,682
Views: 1,716,221
Posted By jcg
Does anyone know if the Oppo does any of it's...

Does anyone know if the Oppo does any of it's fancy video processing if you are playing a .avi file from the flash drives? I think .avi is supposed to be similar (if not a bit higher) quality than...
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