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Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   10-10-2014, 03:34 PM
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Posted By greaser
Yes of course the Roku down converts HD to SD.But...

Yes of course the Roku down converts HD to SD.But with a higher incoming bitrate and the added video information available with the Roku set to 720p (~3000kbts) vs.the bitrate you'll typically get...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   10-10-2014, 09:48 AM
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Posted By greaser
Of course it's SD,i never said that it is...

Of course it's SD,i never said that it is anything else.All i'm saying is that NF only detects what resolution the Roku is set for,not any other downstream components like a DVDR,and i'm guessing...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   10-10-2014, 07:16 AM
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Posted By greaser
Assuming you are buying any model besides the R-3...

Assuming you are buying any model besides the R-3 which has HDMI output only then you should have no problem recording to a Maggy from the composite output.I do it all the time.The PQ can be...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   10-06-2014, 08:41 AM
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Posted By greaser
The way to change the video settings on your Roku...

The way to change the video settings on your Roku 2 is to go to "SETTINGS">DISPLAY TYPE:
You can then choose from:
1.4:3 standard,which is the setting used for older CRT tv's,with a resolution of...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-27-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 9
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Posted By greaser
Go to the title in question on the HDD.Click on...

Go to the title in question on the HDD.Click on it.A menu will appear,choose "Edit" and click on it.You should then see another menu to the right of the pic.Next FF to the 2hr.mark on the recording...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-27-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By greaser
Commercials?? What are they?? I don't have...

Commercials??
What are they??
I don't have cable/sat.,don't watch tv OTA either.
It's been so long since i'v seen a commercial that i don't even think about them anymore!! :grin:
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-27-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By greaser
For3hr.titles recorded in the SP mode you'll have...

For3hr.titles recorded in the SP mode you'll have to divide the title,then HSD each section onto separate discs.
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-27-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By greaser
You can fit a video up to 2hrs.10 min.(130...

You can fit a video up to 2hrs.10 min.(130 mins.)on one disc in SP mode using the HSD feature,so your 2:08+(128+min.)recording will fit nicely on one disc w/o problem.No need to divide the title...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-20-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By greaser
Check out the port savers on MP's website.A port...

Check out the port savers on MP's website.A port saver can be connected in diff.ways.Either connect it directly to the tv or the Roku,whichever way is comfortable to you,or connect in-line somewhere...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-20-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By greaser
Sounds like you're describing an HDMI port...

Sounds like you're describing an HDMI port saver.A port saver would work well to save any damage from occurring to the tv's HDMI port,and port savers are real inexpensive.I use several of them to...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-20-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By greaser
Larry i don't own an HDMI switcher and would...

Larry i don't own an HDMI switcher and would advise you to check out how different makes/models work before buying one.
Please remember that if the port on the switcher that the Roku is connected to...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-19-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By greaser
If Larry does that then he should probably invest...

If Larry does that then he should probably invest in a HDMI port saver.Lotsa potential wear n tear there.Don't need a busted HDMI port.:eek:
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-19-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By greaser
Your Roku doesn't sense anything if the HDMI...

Your Roku doesn't sense anything if the HDMI cable isn't connected to an active input.
If the input is active then the Roku will sense the active input (even if that particular input isn't selected)...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-19-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 822
Posted By greaser
I never did what you're describing,but i do know...

I never did what you're describing,but i do know this about the way my R-2XS works.
I have the HDMI cable connected from my R-2XS to an AVR,when the AVR is Off the Roku will not sense the hookup so...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-09-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 646
Posted By greaser
Strange things happen sometimes.I once tried to...

Strange things happen sometimes.I once tried to record a video from NF with my Sima CT-2 filter only to get the dreaded "cannot copy" error message.Don't know why,and it only happened with that...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   08-09-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 646
Posted By greaser
Holy cow,can hardly believe the LD Video Filter...

Holy cow,can hardly believe the LD Video Filter doesn't solve the issue.Are you sure it's connected properly??

I recently bought a Grex and it does work well.There does seem to be a slight...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   07-13-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,751
Posted By greaser
OK,if you went thru the setup procedure then your...

OK,if you went thru the setup procedure then your unit has already been reset.
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   07-13-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,751
Posted By greaser
Just wondering Larry,since your unit came with...

Just wondering Larry,since your unit came with the 5.4 update,when you got the unit did it have channels already installed,or did you create a new account with Roku and install your own channels??...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   07-13-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,751
Posted By greaser
Sounds like your units were never affected.I...

Sounds like your units were never affected.I don't know what percentage of 2XS's are/were affected,but it's nowhere near to being universal.
My unit almost never rebooted until the 5.3 FW...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   07-13-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 4,751
Posted By greaser
Not all 2XS's have the reboot problem which...

Not all 2XS's have the reboot problem which started with the 5.3 FW update and continued thru the 5.4 FW update (which was hoped would fix the issue).Test yours for a few days to see if it does.If it...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-28-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By greaser
That recording is definitely an oddity.Yesterday...

That recording is definitely an oddity.Yesterday i tried to reproduce what happened Thurs.night but couldn't.
The most i was able to HSD onto a disc in SPP mode was 165 min.w/2m.06s remaining.
If i...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-28-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By greaser
Wajo i'm not sure i understand everything you're...

Wajo i'm not sure i understand everything you're saying but i didn't do any conversions,RTD,or anything else.These recordings were done the usual straight-forward way.
Get ready to record,set the...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-28-2014, 06:12 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By greaser
Here are two more pics.One shows the running time...

Here are two more pics.One shows the running time of the 24 min.recording in SPP as shown in the upper right corner of the pic.,the other shows both titles recorded in SPP on the same disc .Yes...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-27-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By greaser
It's a Mag.533.I know it's not supposed to be...

It's a Mag.533.I know it's not supposed to be possible,that's why i started this thread.But i have a disc showing the impossible.
177 min.w/8xx mins.remaining,all recorded in the SPP mode on the...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   06-27-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By greaser
How does this work?

Last night i recorded a movie with a running time of 153 min.
I recorded it in the SPP mode.After i HSD the movie to disc,there was still 27 min.left on the disc according to the DVDR.Obviously i...
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