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Forum: Direct View (single tube) CRT Displays   02-12-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 1,201
Views: 162,022
Posted By ms.orville
We are finally giving it away....she still works...

We are finally giving it away....she still works and has a wonderful picture, but moving it with us is out of the question. It will find a new home with young, strong souls who can hoist it out of...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-16-2010, 07:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
the cupcakes were....edible. And that's all I...

the cupcakes were....edible. And that's all I really needed. They're boys. They'd eat mud if I put sprinkles on it!

I've now hooked up the old desktop to my monitor, and it worked beautifully...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-15-2010, 07:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
thanks to both of you! I still haven't managed...

thanks to both of you! I still haven't managed to hook the old dino to a monitor yet, but I will tomorrow.

Thanks for the info on the card and the mobo (so easy when you know the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-14-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
I think a lot of my problems will go away if I...

I think a lot of my problems will go away if I set my netbook to stay awake when it's closed, put it on the right resolution and leave a VGA cable hanging on the side of the monitor.

The old...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-14-2010, 05:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
Okay, first....when someone says that they're...

Okay, first....when someone says that they're not a computer whiz, it's not polite to use abbreviations like "mobo"...http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/wink.gif It makes us idiots feel...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-14-2010, 03:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
I'm not trying to be argumentative, but why...

I'm not trying to be argumentative, but why would a signal from a computer using an HDMI output be analog? I have seen a real difference at work when taking a signal through VGA and then through a...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-14-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
yep, this desktop shows my...

yep, this desktop shows my agehttp://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/rolleyes.gif but there is no video output other than the VGA.

I have an HD Directv box and DVD recorder already hooked...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-14-2010, 10:57 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,520
Posted By ms.orville
I just got a 40" Sony LCD from work...FREE in a...

I just got a 40" Sony LCD from work...FREE in a lottery. I've got an old desktop that was built in 2003, and I was thinking about installing an HDMI card in it just to surf the net on the big ole...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   04-20-2008, 11:50 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 49,844
Posted By ms.orville
then you are very lucky, because the Pioneer,...

then you are very lucky, because the Pioneer, Sony and HK DVD players will not play them, nor will the other two dvd recorders.

Yes, we do tend to go for overkill around here....

;-P

LYN
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   04-20-2008, 11:01 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 49,844
Posted By ms.orville
I cannot get my D-R410KU to record +R discs in...

I cannot get my D-R410KU to record +R discs in any but VR mode. It will not allow me to manually format it to video! I've finalized the disc, but as it records in VR, it won't play anywhere but this...
Forum: Direct View (single tube) CRT Displays   01-11-2008, 08:44 AM
Replies: 1,201
Views: 162,022
Posted By ms.orville
I've had a 38310 since I was given a refurb in...

I've had a 38310 since I was given a refurb in July of 2001 while working for TCE.... I left it behind when I moved, as it was just too darned heavy to move across state lines! My godson and two of...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-15-2005, 12:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By ms.orville
so far, so good! I was up till 4:30 this morning...

so far, so good! I was up till 4:30 this morning playing with it.

Would someone PLEASE tell me what VR stands for? They use the abbreviation everywhere, and I want to know WHY! :rolleyes:
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-14-2005, 01:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 504
Posted By ms.orville
I am soooo glad I found this forum I just took...

I am soooo glad I found this forum I just took my little Best Buy Open Box coupon with me and got the Sony RDR GX300 for $170.99.....

This is gonna be a fun night! :p
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 05:13 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
Please don't start clutching your chest, Dave,...

Please don't start clutching your chest, Dave, and calling for Elizabeth, but it sounds like I can get away without a hard drive since my Tivo is so jammin'!

I don't use the tuner on my...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 05:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
I'm thinking that I've just managed to talk...

I'm thinking that I've just managed to talk myself into a Panny. I'm not married to recording on +, I just want to be able to play what I've already recorded.

The ES10 looks like a fantastic...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 04:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
there really isn't a good reason why I want to...

there really isn't a good reason why I want to stick with +, I've been told that it's more compatible with most DVD players, and I want to share a lot of what I'm recording.

How does the - /+...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 04:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
looks like we were typing simultaneously. Can...

looks like we were typing simultaneously. Can you give this complete newbie a quick rundown on how the HDD helps?
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 04:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
oh Daaaave.... I just read an earlier...

oh Daaaave....

I just read an earlier thread and in NO WAY want to be responsible for any of your cardiopulmonary problems! :eek:

I'm open to HDD, but I have a Tivo that I've hacked up to...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 03:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 408
Posted By ms.orville
A friend of mine is having problems with a...

A friend of mine is having problems with a Liteon 5005 that overheats, and he just sent me this directly from their FAQ page?
. Why the player is so warm even when "Power off"? TOP
Due to...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
thanks, Dave and Rick! Yes, Dave, the...

thanks, Dave and Rick!

Yes, Dave, the reason that I described it in that fashion is because that's how it was explained in the GoVideo manual for the R6530. I now have the R6740, and somewhere in...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-12-2005, 09:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 590
Posted By ms.orville
The first DVD recorder I got last year was a...

The first DVD recorder I got last year was a GoVideo cheapie, recording on DVD R+ and RW+. I have since had to return 2 players to GoVideo to get one that keeps working, and they keep sending me new...
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