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Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-20-2015, 08:21 PM
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Posted By Duck05
I have only replaced an HDD once with a 1TB...

I have only replaced an HDD once with a 1TB drive. Go into the Moxi HDD thread and there are very detailed instructions (which I followed explicitly) and they worked the first time.


As far as I...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-09-2015, 11:13 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Sure looks like the pattern behavior of a HDD...

Sure looks like the pattern behavior of a HDD failure in the making. The hard drive is the most used "mechanical" part of the system so while disappointing that they fail not that uncommon given the...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-08-2015, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Duck05
Not sure about the Arris models they sell now but...

Not sure about the Arris models they sell now but two or more Moxi DVRs can and do "talk" to each other and a single Mate can see more than one Moxi DVR.


We have 2 Moxi's and one mate all...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-08-2015, 10:01 AM
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Posted By Duck05
I simply went the Moxi HDD thread and referenced...

I simply went the Moxi HDD thread and referenced a well rated model, ordered from Amazon, and followed the "4 finger press" process to swap out the broken, old drive and install the new drive and...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   02-07-2015, 11:21 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Been a while since I have read this thread. We...

Been a while since I have read this thread. We have 2, 3 Tuner Moxi's and a Mate still working well (replaced the original Moxi's HDD with a 1TB; second one we bought used on eBay).


The...
Forum: Remote Control Area   02-07-2015, 10:47 PM
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Posted By Duck05
There is the option to have your H1...

There is the option to have your H1 repaired/cleaned. I used the below service for a friends H1 that was acting up and the end results were impressive for the price.

...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 08:00 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Thanks, Bill. I had not seen that issue being...

Thanks, Bill. I had not seen that issue being discussed and I absolutely have that option engaged so I will disable it until the bug is fixed. Thanks again.......
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-25-2014, 12:29 AM
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Posted By Duck05
Going to have to give this a try.. We have 2...

Going to have to give this a try.. We have 2 3-tuner Moxi's running over WiFi extenders and the two constantly lose connection with each other and only the Diagnostic "network refresh" gets them...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   08-25-2014, 12:05 AM
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Posted By Duck05
Recently the 103 when playing some Netflix rental...

Recently the 103 when playing some Netflix rental DVDs (NOT Blurays) has not been able to backup during playback. These are Showtime disks of some series we are catching up on....


When trying...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   08-24-2014, 09:23 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Bit depth comes from the source and the Kuro is...

Bit depth comes from the source and the Kuro is reporting what it is being fed. The video chip of the source creates the color scheme and typically there are options to turn these features on or...
Forum: Speakers   06-06-2014, 07:57 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Thought I'd at least share pics of my "rare"...

Thought I'd at least share pics of my "rare" 150s in the "light cherry" that I acquired quite a while ago along with a 125MKII sub.....
...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-02-2014, 04:13 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Wow... I was not trying to trash the Panny's at...

Wow... I was not trying to trash the Panny's at all..... I think the 8Gs stand up pretty well to almost anything and maybe a 6 year old Pioneer would be pressed to compete against a 2013 VT or ZT...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-01-2014, 11:38 PM
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Posted By Duck05
This is the first time I had to be faced with...

This is the first time I had to be faced with maybe having to replace one of my 8Gs (we have a 6010 as well). Bought both in late 2007 and still the best panel for PQ (if not size now with all of...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-30-2014, 06:37 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Well, got no replies from any of you "slugs" on...

Well, got no replies from any of you "slugs" on fixing the 5010 so took a chance. Having the service manual was the key since it described in great detail how to take the panel apart. Weird thing is...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-26-2014, 01:09 PM
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Posted By Duck05
The bedroom PDP-5010FD would not fire up and the...

The bedroom PDP-5010FD would not fire up and the red LED flashes 11 times. Service manual indicates that the "X Drive" assembly board (a section of it, at least) is the failure.

The part number...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-19-2014, 03:28 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Took less than 5 days for them to turn around...

Took less than 5 days for them to turn around the "repair" on my drive. All the report said was "cleaned contaminated drive" and passed all tests. Not sure what the contamination was but it has been...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-06-2014, 10:03 PM
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Posted By Duck05
Sent am email request to Oppo Support on my 103...

Sent am email request to Oppo Support on my 103 issue and had two exchanges over the weekend; they had me try a few things (that did not resolve the issue) and then I got the RMA shipper today. Will...
Forum: Remote Control Area   01-05-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 11,526
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Posted By Duck05
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by dirk1843 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/967841/official-logitech-harmony-one-thread/11100_100#post_24165022)

I need to get...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   01-05-2014, 04:54 PM
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Views: 1,634,550
Posted By Duck05
Sorry to say my 103 is not playing any Bluray's...

Sorry to say my 103 is not playing any Bluray's successfully and will need a trip to Mountain View.... About half way through any disk it starts to freeze and then "stutters" it way through the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-31-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 5,307
Views: 572,384
Posted By Duck05
"...never heard of the problem.." ??????...

"...never heard of the problem.." ?????? Wow..... Exactly why they are a joke..... I was without my unit for almost 3 months since all of the repair centers ran out of replacement cards.... (a...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-31-2013, 09:01 PM
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Posted By Duck05
If it is Amex Ex, typically they refund you the...

If it is Amex Ex, typically they refund you the cost of the unit so you can then go buy whatever you want to replace it...

My already-replaced-once 4310 network card failed but I really have...
Forum: Remote Control Area   12-29-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 11,526
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Posted By Duck05
If the regular Direct TV remote behaves the same...

If the regular Direct TV remote behaves the same way then it would not be the H1 (just punch in the channel number as the H1 is doing). There may be a setup or options menu in the Direct TV box that...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-29-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 20,632
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Posted By Duck05
It may be "bad luck" but your HDMI comment is...

It may be "bad luck" but your HDMI comment is interesting. First I have heard that a suspect HDMI cable would be tied to the player hanging. The cable runs into the Denon and passed through...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-29-2013, 02:02 PM
Replies: 20,632
Views: 1,634,550
Posted By Duck05
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by wmcclain http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1432162/official-oppo-bdp-103-owners-thread/13900_100#post_24132891)

I rent a lot of...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   12-29-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 20,632
Views: 1,634,550
Posted By Duck05
On my 103 seems it is very sensitive to rental...

On my 103 seems it is very sensitive to rental (Netflix) Bluray discs and it there is even a slight smudge or scratch it hangs up during play. The 83 had similar challenges. Often a thorough...
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