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Forum: HDTV Programming   05-18-2016, 01:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 330
Posted By Photokid1970
No Jack? "Dammit..." (in Jack's voice, of...

No Jack?

"Dammit..." (in Jack's voice, of course)
Forum: Xbox Area   02-23-2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 21,537
Views: 690,390
Posted By Photokid1970
That happened to me, too. I only had a few...

That happened to me, too. I only had a few minutes to play, so I tried to load Peggle 2. Got the error about trying to load the disc, and I knew that wasn't correct - so I looked at the Xbox...
Forum: Blu-ray Disc Great Found Deals!   02-23-2016, 08:04 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,191
Posted By Photokid1970
I thought with a 2/29 expiration it might work. ...

I thought with a 2/29 expiration it might work. And it finally did - just took them 30 minutes to respond! Better late than never I guess. :) Immediately after I got the text about the movie...
Forum: Blu-ray Software   02-23-2016, 07:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 471
Posted By Photokid1970
I believe the single best "Wow" moment for me was...

I believe the single best "Wow" moment for me was the initial speech in "The King's Speech". He was on a stage speaking to an audience in an open field - and the audio echoed around the room as if...
Forum: Blu-ray Disc Great Found Deals!   02-23-2016, 07:52 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,191
Posted By Photokid1970
I texted PUSH to them this morning - no response....

I texted PUSH to them this morning - no response. Not even "Your request is not valid." Maybe they are taking a break....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-28-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 343
Posted By Photokid1970
Video Skipping

I do not yet have a dedicated HTPC, but I do have a small collection of my movies ripped onto a dedicated internal 2TB drive for use with Plex. This primarily was done so my toddler could watch his...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-11-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6,513
Views: 695,510
Posted By Photokid1970
Repair didn't help for me either

I got mine back about a year ago and then had a repeat problem recently (see post just above). I lost output to the HDMI Main slot. But I e-mailed Jose Torres at Onkyo and he stepped through some...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-17-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 6,513
Views: 695,510
Posted By Photokid1970
Immediately after this post on 10/31/14, I posted...

Immediately after this post on 10/31/14, I posted about my HMDI failure. I went through the repair process and have had stellar results. Then last night, I have this exact scenario. Wife can't get...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-31-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9,828
Views: 504,660
Posted By Photokid1970
I asked several ripping questions a couple of...

I asked several ripping questions a couple of pages back - and I wanted to say Thank You to all those who have helped. I'm surprised how easy it is once you get the hang of selecting the main movie,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-31-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 9,828
Views: 504,660
Posted By Photokid1970
I asked several ripping questions a couple of...

I asked several ripping questions a couple of pages back - and I wanted to say Thank You to all those who have helped. I'm surprised how easy it is once you get the hang of selecting the main movie,...
Forum: 3D Content   12-31-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 451
Posted By Photokid1970
Not sure I've ever seen that phrase on the forums...

Not sure I've ever seen that phrase on the forums before... ha, ha.

Guess I need to watch this after the ballgames tonight. Sounds like it will be fun to watch! Need to get some smaller 3D glass...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-29-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 462
Posted By Photokid1970
Did you get this fixed? This is the issue I'm...

Did you get this fixed? This is the issue I'm searching through the forums to read about.

In addition to fixing a problem like this, I wonder if anyone has connected DirecTV through the Xbox One...
Forum: Xbox Area   12-29-2014, 08:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 287
Posted By Photokid1970
Does running DirecTV through the XBO work ok? ...

Does running DirecTV through the XBO work ok? I'm searching through the forums for someone that has tried it, but I haven't see a generic "I like it" or "I hate it" yet. I have a 360 running...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-27-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1,618
Views: 119,320
Posted By Photokid1970
Tried it... no luck. Even ran the "Search for...

Tried it... no luck. Even ran the "Search for updates" function to go back up to 9.11.7, but it still won't play. I'm glad it worked for you! Hopefully they can resolve this soon.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-26-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 1,618
Views: 119,320
Posted By Photokid1970
I'm very new to Plex, as I just found out about...

I'm very new to Plex, as I just found out about it on the streaming forum here recently. I bought a Plex Pass subscription so I could run it on my Xbox 360s. I ripped some of the Disney Blu-Rays I...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-19-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 9,828
Views: 504,660
Posted By Photokid1970
Awesome - I'll get started on that right away. ...

Awesome - I'll get started on that right away. Thank you for the quick reply!

I may do a lossy file for the animated movies that he will watch on the iPad - but I figure that we may end up...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-19-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9,828
Views: 504,660
Posted By Photokid1970
I'm like Chere - noob, read several hundred posts...

I'm like Chere - noob, read several hundred posts here.. so hopefully this will be a logical question and not completely boneheaded. Several folks have mentioned their 3-year-old as being the reason...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-08-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2,042
Views: 126,145
Posted By Photokid1970
Mine is slow like that with DirecTV... but it was...

Mine is slow like that with DirecTV... but it was slow before.

I knew what had happened with mine when the clicking sounds stopped happening when changing HDMI sources. What I had forgotten about...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-21-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6,513
Views: 695,510
Posted By Photokid1970
I have been busy at work and didn't get to post...

I have been busy at work and didn't get to post my day-by-day replies, but here is how it went:

The Friday following my post here, the box arrives. I pack up the 809 with the included supplies -...
Forum: DIY Speakers and Subs   11-18-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,783
Posted By Photokid1970
Voted.. and not just because you need more AVS in...

Voted.. and not just because you need more AVS in your life. Those kids are adorable! Tell your wife that some random stranger on the Internet said your kids were cute.

Wait.. maybe you had...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-31-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 6,513
Views: 695,510
Posted By Photokid1970
First update - much quicker than I had...

First update - much quicker than I had anticipated! It took Jose less than 2 hours to reply to my e-mail with the same text as shown in previous posts. I followed the link, keyed in my...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   10-31-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6,513
Views: 695,510
Posted By Photokid1970
My turn. After 3 years with no hardware...

My turn.

After 3 years with no hardware issues at all, my 809 powers on today with no sound. Thanks to the great stories here about Jose and the Onkyo repair process, I am treating this as...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-10-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 23,089
Posted By Photokid1970
This is a comment for the discussion and not a...

This is a comment for the discussion and not a complaint:

I can't get it to work on my Panasonic BDT-320 either. I copied the files to a USB HDD, and the player can see it - but it plays in 2D...
Forum: 3D Content   07-29-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 19,608
Posted By Photokid1970
Why Skydog?

You raise a good question! It was a long story as it happened, but in retrospect it may not have been as confusing of a problem as it seemed at the time.

I have U-Verse for Internet. AT&T, which...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 20,079
Posted By Photokid1970
Ahh - no SACD...

I have an earlier Panasonic (BDP-220 I think), and I'm happy with it. I would like faster loading times of course, and the look of this one is really nice. The big feature I am missing is SACD...
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