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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-29-2015, 12:42 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Kindle Fire = PCM 7.1 Fire TV or Stick =DD+5.1/NeoX

Yes it is and that is the issue, it should not appear as the description of the incoming signal.

More information and still a mystery. With the same program material I get

PCM and 7.1...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-28-2015, 05:16 PM
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Posted By trekguy
DD+ Fire TV STILL Shows as NeoX Game (Wide)

batpig et all,

I was unable to resist and followed up the soft reset by saving a config file and then doing a hard reset. After the hard reset but before reloading the config file, I checked the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2015, 07:00 PM
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Posted By trekguy
The Best Fan is the One that Works For You

Absolutely agree if the laptop cooler does the job, then why spend more.

In my case the gear is in an enclosed cabinet, with a clear panel so the remotes work. Is there to be seen by those who...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2015, 02:59 PM
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Posted By trekguy
A soft reset did not change anything. Well...

A soft reset did not change anything. Well always worth a try.

I borrowed an Amazon Fire TV stick and get the same thing--DD+ is identified as NeoX Game Wide. I was unable to find anything on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2015, 01:40 PM
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Posted By trekguy
I bought a similar Cooler Guys dual fan setup to...

I bought a similar Cooler Guys dual fan setup to deal with an Onkyo TX-NR906 and the notorious failure prone HDMI boards. I added two fans on top of the 906 and was happy with the drop in temp in the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-26-2015, 07:44 PM
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Posted By trekguy
DD+ and Amazon Fire TV Mystery

The X5200w is running well and I just switched from front high to front wide just to try it. With some help from here I think setup is done, but now I have a new question.


Our Amazon Fire TV...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-12-2015, 08:02 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Thanks and bear with me a little longer please. ...

Thanks and bear with me a little longer please.

My problem I think started with this on page 215 of the manual--

Audyssey® Setup.

0 If you change the speaker settings after performing...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-12-2015, 03:08 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Question X5200W Audyssey Sets Fronts to Full Range

I have a new X5200W. I ran the Audyssey set up several times. The front mains and the surrounds are identified as full range and no crossover point is set.

The L/R front height speakers are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-30-2014, 03:48 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Congratulations. I've had two external fans on my...

Congratulations. I've had two external fans on my NR906 almost from the start and the HDMI boards have not failed (sometimes luck comes my way). Just for fun I added a heat sink to every accessible...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-30-2014, 11:41 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Factory DSP Firmware--FAILURE

Some of you may recall a movie titled "Bad Day at Black Rock". Well around Christmas a DSP firmware CD from Onkyo USA turned my NR906 into a a Bad Day at Black Rock.

Sometime back I sent an email...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-24-2014, 09:23 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Eastbay, between Oakland and Walnut Creek and I...

Eastbay, between Oakland and Walnut Creek and I see the same breakup the past few days.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-06-2013, 10:09 AM
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Posted By trekguy
You don't need the jig. Main verssions 1.04 and...

You don't need the jig. Main verssions 1.04 and 1.05 install using the rs-232 port on the 906. If I recall correctly one uses a wave file on a CD player. Instructions are included in the update...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2013, 11:06 AM
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Posted By trekguy
I have v1.05 in a 9.4 mb zip file. PM with you...

I have v1.05 in a 9.4 mb zip file. PM with you email address and I will send you a copy.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-06-2012, 10:41 AM
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Posted By trekguy
THX has a feature that is enabled for THX...

THX has a feature that is enabled for THX certified subs, Boundry Gain Compensation (http://www.thx.com/consumer/thx-technology/thx-av-receiver-features/)

The crossover point for THX subs is 80Hz...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-19-2012, 02:48 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by Jon S...

Quote:Originally Posted by Jon S http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21926300)

I attached the line to a Radio Shack switchable power supply which...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-03-2012, 10:30 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Perhaps. Nothing.

Perhaps.
Nothing.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2012, 10:07 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Did you try unplugging/reconnecting the HDMI...

Did you try unplugging/reconnecting the HDMI cables a few times or try using a different cable? How about the second HDMI out? Cables do not often fail spontaneously, but connections/connectors that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-25-2011, 02:09 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by bmoorhouse...

Quote:Originally Posted by bmoorhouse http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21258025)

Does anyone use this feature on the 876? As it does not work...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-23-2011, 11:05 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by shouldbecoding...

Quote:Originally Posted by shouldbecoding http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21228833)

The service techs have the replacement part but cannot...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-06-2011, 01:04 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by golffnutt...

Quote:Originally Posted by golffnutt http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21176167)

Hi Guys,

Would someone kindly guide me to an "ACTIVE" link for...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-24-2011, 07:07 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by golffnutt...

Quote:Originally Posted by golffnutt http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21115132)

Please anyone out there that I can help me. Surely someone has...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-21-2011, 12:13 PM
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Posted By trekguy
For whatever reason, my BD35 does not see my...

For whatever reason, my BD35 does not see my router as a DHCP server and of course is not doing any automatic updates. After ruling out cable/connector problems, I used the player's network setup...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   09-20-2011, 06:52 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by JOE.G...

Quote:Originally Posted by JOE.G http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/20977289)

Back In August they Released Firm Ware for the 55 I called Panasonic...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-29-2011, 02:23 PM
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Posted By trekguy
nw15062- I have a PDF copy of the 906...

nw15062-

I have a PDF copy of the 906 service manual with both block diagrams ans schematics. It is a 6MB file and might be to large for some mail providers, but I will be happy to try sending...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-17-2011, 12:39 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Breadvan- Until someone measures it, you...

Breadvan-

Until someone measures it, you have the official and dispositive answer.

The 906 is a great receiver http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/images/smilies/smile.gif and as I don't have any...
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