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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-10-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 673
Posted By Randy Boecker
I have a Yamaha RX-V665 AVR. I had both my blu...

I have a Yamaha RX-V665 AVR. I had both my blu ray player and my Dish box bringing HDMI into the AVR and then using the HDMI output on the AVR to send to the HDMI1 input on my Panasonic plasma....
Forum: Display Calibration   12-06-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1,346
Views: 514,116
Posted By Randy Boecker
Can I get the info on accessing the service menu...

Can I get the info on accessing the service menu on a Panny tc-p56s2? Thanks!
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-15-2009, 09:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,567
Posted By Randy Boecker
My price range is under $1K. I don't have much...

My price range is under $1K. I don't have much equipment that is HDMI compatible but I want to plan ahead to be able to handle at least a new display, camcorder, DVD burner and an extra one. I also...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-15-2009, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,567
Posted By Randy Boecker
My current receiver only handles Dolby 5.1...

My current receiver only handles Dolby 5.1 however it seems the movie studios are split as to which audio format they are distributing Blu-ray with. I need an A/V receiver that handles DTS, Dolby...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   06-19-2008, 09:25 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,037
Posted By Randy Boecker
I had the green CRT fail on my TW56X81 just...

I had the green CRT fail on my TW56X81 just weeks after I bought it in 2000. So I paid for the 5-year extended warranty. Naturally, nothing else went wrong until the warranty ran out. I figure I'm...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   06-19-2008, 09:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,135
Posted By Randy Boecker
I just had the same problem with my Toshiba...

I just had the same problem with my Toshiba TW56X81. The blue convergence has gone totally out of whack and cannot be fixed via the service menu convergence. It's out of warranty, so I called the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-22-2008, 05:57 PM
Replies: 16,940
Views: 2,045,719
Posted By Randy Boecker
Quote:Originally Posted by jzoz01...

Quote:Originally Posted by jzoz01 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/13192882)

Does your receiver have an analog multi-channel input (5.1)? If so...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   02-22-2008, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16,940
Views: 2,045,719
Posted By Randy Boecker
When it comes to Blu-Ray and some of the newer...

When it comes to Blu-Ray and some of the newer technologies, I'm a newbie. I want to buy a Blu-Ray player and have read the majority of these threads, but there is so much information here, and my...
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-25-2007, 08:00 AM
Replies: 640
Views: 45,017
Posted By Randy Boecker
Quote:Originally Posted by chadh...

Quote:Originally Posted by chadh http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/12009422)

I emailed dish network about a week ago concerning this problem. Here...
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-24-2007, 10:13 AM
Replies: 640
Views: 45,017
Posted By Randy Boecker
Does anyone else experience audio delay on every...

Does anyone else experience audio delay on every NBC HD program? I watch via Dish Network from my local (Philadelphia) DT station. It's really...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-25-2006, 03:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Randy Boecker
My apologies for not doing the search myself....

My apologies for not doing the search myself. I've been playing with this idea since February when they launched the Philly locals in HD. At that time, there wasn't much info on the Dish website.
...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-24-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Randy Boecker
Quote: Originally Posted by twitchee3 I'm...

Quote:
Originally Posted by twitchee3
I'm not quite sure what your question about the TiVo is. You can still use it, but it will need to be connected to a DISH receiver to receive programming, as...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   05-23-2006, 07:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By Randy Boecker
I have a Dish 500 pointed at 120/119 as well as...

I have a Dish 500 pointed at 120/119 as well as a second dish pointed at 64.5 for HD content. I want to upgrade my equipment so I can remove that stupid antenna from my roof and get my locals in HD...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   12-25-2005, 01:05 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,552
Posted By Randy Boecker
I bought my Toshiba widescreen tv and my dvd...

I bought my Toshiba widescreen tv and my dvd player based on recommendations largely from this site. I need advise once more!

I want to get an entry-level dvd recorder. I already have 2 Tivos...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-04-2005, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 259
Posted By Randy Boecker
Is there any information or light on the horizon...

Is there any information or light on the horizon for Dish to add:
Starz HD
ABC-HD
NBC-HD?
Forum: Cable, Digital Cable - Non-HDTV   10-13-2004, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 520
Posted By Randy Boecker
I saw something somewhere that indicated a...

I saw something somewhere that indicated a movement was underway to allow satellite providers to provide the digital signals from local networks, not just the analog equivalent. This would...
Forum: Rear Projection Units   07-24-2004, 06:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 154
Posted By Randy Boecker
You know the plastic screen that's at the top of...

You know the plastic screen that's at the top of the stack, to protect the glass screens? I have kids, so I haven't removed that sucker. And while I have a few scratches on it (don't EVER try to hit...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-09-2004, 05:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 179
Posted By Randy Boecker
The other Philadelphia digital thread...

The other Philadelphia digital thread degenerated into more of a Comcast Sports thread.

It doesn't look like WCAU has upped their power output yet. I wasn't able to watch the Winter Olympics two...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-16-2004, 04:33 PM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,267,808
Posted By Randy Boecker
Quote: Hi, I am using a Channel Master 4228...

Quote:

Hi, I am using a Channel Master 4228 with amp. The channels i can receive are CBS 3-1 95% signal, ABC 6-1 90% signal, NBC 10-160-70% signal depending on the temperature 12-1,40% signal not...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-10-2004, 05:29 PM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,267,808
Posted By Randy Boecker
Is there anyone in the Lehigh Valley picking up...

Is there anyone in the Lehigh Valley picking up ALL of the Philly channels (including UPN 57) with an OTA antenna? If so, please provide the type of antenna, how it's mounted, and where you are...
Forum: HDTV Programming   01-12-2004, 10:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 378
Posted By Randy Boecker
I had some work done on my antenna today, and...

I had some work done on my antenna today, and one of the guys said that he was at Sears a couple of weeks ago looking at the VOOM system and the retailer told him not to bother, that in 6 months or...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-01-2004, 07:29 AM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,267,808
Posted By Randy Boecker
Quote: Im in the Center City Allentown in...

Quote:

Im in the Center City Allentown in area of 6th and Allen. I will highly doubt I get Philly stations with a Silver Sensor, but I shall try getting a Sensor over the weekend


Why? I live...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-23-2003, 01:31 PM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,267,808
Posted By Randy Boecker
Up here in Easton/Bethlehem, I still can't get a...

Up here in Easton/Bethlehem, I still can't get a reliable lock on WCAU. When I do get a lock, it's still around 50% only. Mostly, it just bounces around from 10% up to 60% with no lock. Obviously...
Forum: HDTV Technical   12-23-2003, 09:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,048
Posted By Randy Boecker
Ok, so here's the ultimate question. (I haven't...

Ok, so here's the ultimate question. (I haven't had a chance to wade through all 800+ posts on the subject, I'm just looking for a succint answer)

I have a 6000 receiver with the 8vsb and 8psk...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   10-20-2003, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10,684
Views: 1,267,808
Posted By Randy Boecker
Wasn't the last date we got the first week of...

Wasn't the last date we got the first week of October for the new transmitter? Why do they even bother suggesting dates when they never ever keep them? This was supposed to be up LAST September...
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