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Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-08-2016, 02:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 149
Posted By ikkuranus
That isn't exactly true. HDMI doesn't have that...

That isn't exactly true. HDMI doesn't have that limitation as it's lossless unlike optical and coax spdif.


@op get an hdmi to dvi cable to connect the monitor to the output of the avr.
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-04-2016, 06:42 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 1,900
Posted By ikkuranus
Why they chose Silverlight for the pc / mac...

Why they chose Silverlight for the pc / mac support is beyond me. Netflix dumped Silverlight for a good reason. It's going to be end of life in the not to distant future.
Forum: Subwoofers, Bass, and Transducers   11-24-2016, 06:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,213
Posted By ikkuranus
Is the PSW10 really that bad? It's on sale for...

Is the PSW10 really that bad? It's on sale for 77$ at newegg / amazon and I'm looking to add a sub-woofer to my computer gaming setup which currently is borrowing my Yamaha YST-SW015...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-01-2016, 07:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 81
Posted By ikkuranus
No I haven't used one. Why do you need to...

No I haven't used one.

Why do you need to wait for Kaby lake if the end goal is to use it on a 1080p monitor?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-23-2016, 12:23 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 931
Posted By ikkuranus
Assuming this is an Intel system, do you have...

Assuming this is an Intel system, do you have Intel management engine interface installed? Not having that would prevent hd audio formats from showing up in the sound properties> supported formats...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-12-2016, 02:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 686
Posted By ikkuranus
I use a piece of Scotch tape on the card as a...

I use a piece of Scotch tape on the card as a means to pull it out
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   05-30-2016, 11:30 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,470
Posted By ikkuranus
Well in that case I will not say they are schiit...

Well in that case I will not say they are schiit for not supporting it.
Forum: Official AVS Forum® Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-09-2016, 09:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 672
Posted By ikkuranus
For some reason I expect this movie to be an...

For some reason I expect this movie to be an ending to the First wave series that started in the late 90s.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   05-04-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By ikkuranus
Kodi needs the following configured under system...

Kodi needs the following configured under system > audio devices : (Make sure expert mode is enabled instead of standard) Enable passthrough (checked), Passthrough output device (set as Wasapi your...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   05-04-2016, 01:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 321
Posted By ikkuranus
I just disconnected my gaming rig with a gigabyte...

I just disconnected my gaming rig with a gigabyte z170xp-sli and 6600k and brought it downstairs so I could test it on my onkyo tx-nr515 and it has no trouble playing dts-ma and dd-truehd. Sorry...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-20-2016, 10:38 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 8,312
Posted By ikkuranus
Is it just me or does basx sound like a name that...

Is it just me or does basx sound like a name that should be given to cheap headphones found at your local corner drugstore?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-31-2016, 12:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 163
Posted By ikkuranus
Another way you might be able to save some cash...

Another way you might be able to save some cash is swap from twc to earthlink.net cable internet. At least where I live it's about 10$ less for the 20mbps plan even after the intro pricing expires....
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   02-04-2016, 12:51 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 2,918
Posted By ikkuranus
Can I assume that this device can't be setup if I...

Can I assume that this device can't be setup if I don't posses a computer with wireless capability? I do have a wireless access point but it's mainly for guests.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-26-2016, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 113
Posted By ikkuranus
I'm pretty sure this came out a year and almost...

I'm pretty sure this came out a year and almost 10 months ago. Let me know when the 910 or pascal x10 comes out.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-23-2016, 11:32 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 3,088
Posted By ikkuranus
Obi devices are not locked to google. You can use...

Obi devices are not locked to google. You can use them with pretty much any sip service that isn't tied to specific hardware. The same cannot be said about the ooma which costs considerably more up...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-11-2016, 05:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 102
Posted By ikkuranus
I had a similar problem it turned out to be the...

I had a similar problem it turned out to be the hdmi connectors on the avr (Pioneer VSX-1122-k)
Though the breaks were in all bitstreamed audio not just Truehd
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-06-2016, 07:02 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 888
Posted By ikkuranus
I know I'm cherry picking but you know uefi...

I know I'm cherry picking but you know uefi support is present all the way back to vista? It was only since win8 that uefi really took off and when secure boot was added.
I'm not sure why you even...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-26-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By ikkuranus
By standby I assume you mean off? I cannot turn...

By standby I assume you mean off? I cannot turn the tv off by remote or the button on the actual unit and it automatically turns back on upon plugging it in.
Firmware is a no go unless you mean...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-26-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By ikkuranus
I don't have all of those buttons on the panel...

I don't have all of those buttons on the panel (vol up, vol down, source, chan up, chan down, power toggle) I did however try that combo on the remote without success.
Factory reset was inside the...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-26-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By ikkuranus
Anything is worth a try at this point I'll plug...

Anything is worth a try at this point I'll plug it in and see what happens.
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   12-26-2015, 08:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 209
Posted By ikkuranus
TV stuck in color test loop

I have a Philips 40pfl5706 and I entered the service menu by pushing 062596 + info on the remote. After that I pushed one of the directional arrows and it entered the color test mode and none of the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-21-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 158
Posted By ikkuranus
TornadoTJ I see no mention of the shield. ...

TornadoTJ I see no mention of the shield.

@op just get a sound card or usb dac with optical that supports dolby digital /dts. Another option is: if your motherboard has a 2 pin spdif header you...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-09-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,702
Posted By ikkuranus
Yes it's common. My tx-nr515 had that issue but I...

Yes it's common. My tx-nr515 had that issue but I can tell you that I didn't have the no audio device error in windows just a lack of any sound and network connectivity on my avr. Ever since the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-25-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,001
Posted By ikkuranus
I think this is probably a better solution then...

I think this is probably a better solution then the hdhr dvr due to supporting tuners from both sides and since it most likely works with older tuners unlike hdhr dvr.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-17-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 425
Posted By ikkuranus
After using the steam controller with Kodi for a...

After using the steam controller with Kodi for a while I can say it's a mistake to add a shortcut in steam to launch it.

If you let it turn off when idle it wont work again unless you relaunch...
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