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Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 07:06 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Why else would he have a player dedicated to...

^ Why else would he have a player dedicated to it?
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 06:16 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Must really like that movie: ...

^ Must really like that movie:

http://brandedinthe80s.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/big-1988-poster.jpg



--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 110,314
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Up to now that's been handled by trying to...

^ Up to now that's been handled by trying to keep the "common functionality" discussions in the base player for the series. I.e., the BDP-103 thread for the 10x family of players, which is where...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 13,067
Views: 1,070,606
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Also keep in mind that some audiophile,...

^ Also keep in mind that some audiophile, music-only, Blu-ray discs have on-disc menus for things like selecting which format of audio track to play. 2L's, "The Nordic Sound" is an example.
...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 13,067
Views: 1,070,606
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Blu-ray Audio discs also enforce copy...

^ Blu-ray Audio discs also enforce copy protection. Again, if the intent is to use the Analog audio outputs of the 105, then no problem. Stereo down-mix is easy to set up.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 13,067
Views: 1,070,606
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ You should plan on hooking up a small monitor...

^ You should plan on hooking up a small monitor at least during initial setup. Afterwards you can run CD and SACD without a monitor.

You can also access Settings using OPPO's iOS or Android...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7,498
Views: 583,137
Posted By Bob Pariseau
In Settings > Video Setup > Picture Adjustment >...

In Settings > Video Setup > Picture Adjustment > HDMI 1, or by using the on-screen Pop-up (Darbee button on the remote), enable the "Split Screen" demo mode for Darbee. While playing movie content...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-05-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 13,067
Views: 1,070,606
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Which firmware are you running in the 95? If you...

Which firmware are you running in the 95? If you are using the old version that includes ISO playback, and if you are relying on the OPPO to do speaker distance adjustment for the multi-channel...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-01-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 110,314
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Many "12V" Trigger inputs will work just fine...

Many "12V" Trigger inputs will work just fine with only 5V. So try that first.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-01-2015, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 110,314
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ In the existing players, some folks have...

^ In the existing players, some folks have successfully tapped 5V power from the USB socket for use as a Trigger.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-29-2015, 03:11 AM
Replies: 7,498
Views: 583,137
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The lossless Bitstreams are supported for HDMI...

^ The lossless Bitstreams are supported for HDMI *OUTPUT*, not for input. However, the HDMI inputs do support high bit-rate LPCM -- up to 7.1 channels and up to 192KHz 24-bit -- if your content is...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 21,410
Views: 1,697,167
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ It's kind of silly, but that's Google for you. ...

^ It's kind of silly, but that's Google for you. I believe all of those have YouTube clients that support the latest YouTube, HTML 5 interface. So do the OPPO 10x players. But a lot of older...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-28-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 44,049
Views: 3,760,596
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Yes. Or if not (the failure case seems...

^ Yes. Or if not (the failure case seems random), a power cycle cures it immediately.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1,831
Views: 232,089
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Actually the 105D does down-mix LFE content into...

Actually the 105D does down-mix LFE content into LF/RF of the multi-channel Analog output set when the Subwoofer is set to OFF, but you'll only get that on LPCM tracks or TrueHD tracks. I.e., it...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-28-2015, 12:17 PM
Replies: 44,049
Views: 3,760,596
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ At the very least, you'll want to check with...

^ At the very least, you'll want to check with fresh batteries.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 21,410
Views: 1,697,167
Posted By Bob Pariseau
YouTube evidently acquires some content for...

YouTube evidently acquires some content for distribution to computers only -- excluding home theater devices.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-28-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 21,410
Views: 1,697,167
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ I believe it is trying to record what you...

^ I believe it is trying to record what you watched for your account's recently viewed history, but when Google is involved (they own YouTube) it's hard to be sure what they've decided to stash....
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-28-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 44,049
Views: 3,760,596
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ If power cycling doesn't work to bring back...

^ If power cycling doesn't work to bring back Setup menu on the D2v (immediately), then the D2v likely needs hardware service.
--Bob
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-28-2015, 06:26 AM
Replies: 44,049
Views: 3,760,596
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The workaround is to power cycle the Anthem. ...

^ The workaround is to power cycle the Anthem. That should get your menu back.

There are several, unrelated issues here, all of which should be cured by that. For example, if you leave the Video...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-23-2015, 08:46 AM
Replies: 44,049
Views: 3,760,596
Posted By Bob Pariseau
My guess at this point is that the bug is in the...

My guess at this point is that the bug is in the /3D configuration.
--Bob
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-22-2015, 10:33 PM
Replies: 44,049
Views: 3,760,596
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Nick and I are looking into this now. I'm...

^ Nick and I are looking into this now. I'm still betting the bug is in the D2v, particularly since you tried a different player and got the same result. Do you have a regular D2v or a D2v/3D? If...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-22-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 7,498
Views: 583,137
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ In Setup > Network Setup, do a Connection Test...

^ In Setup > Network Setup, do a Connection Test after power up and before launching Vudu. (Repeat until you get a good result.) If that fixes it, then you can concentrate on what's delaying startup...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-22-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 7,498
Views: 583,137
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ If you send 4K to your 4K Display, there's no...

^ If you send 4K to your 4K Display, there's no reason why it should scale that again. It is already 4K.

Some 4K displays are known to work better when sent 1080p than when sent 4K upscaled from...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,457
Views: 118,531
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The key piece of information is whether the...

^ The key piece of information is whether the drop out repeats at that same time code. I.e., if you rewind and replay that scene does it drop out again?

If so, that suggests a problem with the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   06-21-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 7,498
Views: 583,137
Posted By Bob Pariseau
It has nothing to do with Darbee. HDMI...

It has nothing to do with Darbee.

HDMI handshake issues can crop up for lots of reasons -- cable length between each pair of devices (not total, cumulative length) being a common cause. When you...
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