AVS Forum - Search Results
Showing results 1 to 25 of 42
Search took 1.63 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: prozach
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-08-2013, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 227
Posted By prozach
I picked up an optoma HD70 in early 2007. ...

I picked up an optoma HD70 in early 2007.

Its been a great projector even though I have had to replace the fan once a few years ago.

Today I got the dreaded orange lamp light. Luckily after a...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   07-09-2012, 10:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,311
Posted By prozach
Tried to find a thread that discusses this but...

Tried to find a thread that discusses this but was unable to really find an answer. If someone knows of a thread already I'd be grateful.

If not, here's the skinny.

I picked up a Security DVR...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-29-2011, 09:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,115
Posted By prozach
HD70 is a good 720p projector. As others...

HD70 is a good 720p projector.

As others have stated, if you know it works and have seen it in action, it would be a fine projector for a dark basement.

I have had mine as my primary...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-29-2011, 08:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,186
Posted By prozach
Is this what it looks like? ...

Is this what it looks like?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrcgV...eature=related (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JrcgVDbe9_w&feature=related)

If so it sounds like you ran into some bad...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   04-29-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,423
Posted By prozach
I have an older projector (Optoma HD70) and my...

I have an older projector (Optoma HD70) and my current bulb has 7200+ hours on it.

Needless to say, its getting difficult to watch and needs replacing badly.

As many of you know, replacement...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-03-2010, 11:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,011
Posted By prozach
RealVNC is your friend. Its like remote...

RealVNC is your friend.

Its like remote desktop but free and works on all versions of windows.
If you are accessing it via a LAN then you should have no problems if your goal is housekeeping.
...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-29-2010, 11:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,524
Posted By prozach
Therin lies the rub. By definition my...

Therin lies the rub.

By definition my existing system works, but requires dark majicks to do so and even then, vexes me at times.

My question was not, pick an AVR that will work with my HTPC....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-29-2010, 10:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,524
Posted By prozach
I guess I was hoping to get some specific "I...

I guess I was hoping to get some specific "I have this and it works fine with this" responses.

I have a projector so multiple HDMI inputs isn't really that common, and even if it was, it makes...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-28-2010, 03:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,524
Posted By prozach
Getting ready to ditch my aging Denon 2307. ...

Getting ready to ditch my aging Denon 2307.

The Denon has had issues since day one and it has finally come to a head.

Back when I set it all up I struggled with HDCP and EDID issues with my...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-26-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By prozach
Some might argue this is better posted in the...

Some might argue this is better posted in the Receiver forum but I am specifically interested in interactions between my HTPC and a new receiver.

Backstory : in 2007 I bought a new Denon HDMI...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-20-2010, 01:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,902
Posted By prozach
Well I pulled the trigger on it this weekend. ...

Well I pulled the trigger on it this weekend.

Replacing the existing wallboard wasn't an option since last year I had blow-in cellulose installed in the walls. Would have been a nightmare to deal...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-13-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,902
Posted By prozach
1/4" sheetrock as an overlay has been tossed...

1/4" sheetrock as an overlay has been tossed around as a solution and may end up being the cheapest solution.

I plan on putting a nice top rail on it anyways so that takes care of the thickness...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-13-2010, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,902
Posted By prozach
This topic is not about screens, but rather...

This topic is not about screens, but rather about walls.

My theater room had nasty 70's paneling wainscot. I got sick of it and pulled it down. It was glued to the wall.

Now I am looking at...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-11-2008, 08:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,093
Posted By prozach
Bruce, Part of the problem is I don't know how...

Bruce,
Part of the problem is I don't know how to operate the measuring equipment. I can push buttons and make things happen but its all greek to me. I picked it up on a whim thinking I could look...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-10-2008, 11:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,093
Posted By prozach
*wades through the urine* I ain't skeered!...

*wades through the urine*

I ain't skeered! I just have ADD. And I have been very busy. (http://picasaweb.google.com/zachula/KitchenWrapUpAndHomeTheatreStage1#)


I do have a cable modem but...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-06-2008, 04:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,093
Posted By prozach
Okay so since I barely understood most of what...

Okay so since I barely understood most of what was said I can recognize when I am in a little over my head.

I have decided to take advantage of the cable companies SPP which costs a paltry .99 a...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-05-2008, 11:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,093
Posted By prozach
I'm just trying to figure out if I need to get a...

I'm just trying to figure out if I need to get a drop amp to be able to support all my rg6 runs.

I'm not necessarily trying to tune anything for specific channels. Looking more for things like...
Forum: HDTV Technical   11-05-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,093
Posted By prozach
I am not sure if this belongs here or in the...

I am not sure if this belongs here or in the Distribution forum but since this is the only forum that has any references to the equipment I have I figured I would try here first.

I have a protek...
Forum: Tweaks and Do-It-Yourself   11-03-2008, 12:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,280
Posted By prozach
I can speak to the Monoprice 12 AWG speaker...

I can speak to the Monoprice 12 AWG speaker wire. I just finished installing about 200 feet of it in my theater.

It pulled well, was easy to handle. My only complaint is that the inner wires were...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-12-2008, 01:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,941
Posted By prozach
Quote:Originally Posted by Dusan...

Quote:Originally Posted by Dusan http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14426684)

Well in fact I has. My setup is HTPC and XBOX360 plugged into Onkyo...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2008, 01:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,179
Posted By prozach
Quote:Originally Posted by RoboRay...

Quote:Originally Posted by RoboRay http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14430213)

Avoid the Onkyos. They (or at least the xx5 models) only accept...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-12-2008, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,179
Posted By prozach
I know that many folks have struggled and most...

I know that many folks have struggled and most have given up on a dual monitor HTPC setup.

I refuse to give up the dream.

Are there any receivers out there that are known to function properly...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-11-2008, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,941
Posted By prozach
Quote: Then you haven't been around all...

Quote:

Then you haven't been around all that long and yes I have a keyboard and mouse, but I only take it out, on the small rare occasion I want to use it for something like nbc, abc, cbs...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-11-2008, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,941
Posted By prozach
Not sure what your motivations are but it would...

Not sure what your motivations are but it would appear that you are more concerned with rebuking all of my statements in an effort to convince me that I am misguided rather than providing any really...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-11-2008, 02:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,941
Posted By prozach
Quote:Originally Posted by umdivx...

Quote:Originally Posted by umdivx http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/14421884)

Sounds like you have troubleshooted and already found your issue,...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 42

 
Forum Jump: