AVS Forum | Home Theater Discussions And Reviews - Search Results
Baselworld is only a few weeks away. Getting the latest news is easy, Click Here for info on how to join the Watchuseek.com newsletter list. Follow our team for updates featuring event coverage, new product unveilings, watch industry news & more!



Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000
Search took 1.95 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: VARTV
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-16-2016, 08:20 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 171,695
Posted By VARTV
After numerous previous attempts in the past, I...

After numerous previous attempts in the past, I learned that setting specific wireless channels on the modem/router and wireless access points "fixed" an issue I was having. On our iPad, when...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   08-15-2016, 05:06 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 171,695
Posted By VARTV
VZ usually goes over advertised speeds but wasn't...

VZ usually goes over advertised speeds but wasn't expecting 188...

http://www.speedtest.net/result/5554116883.png

http://www.dslreports.com/speedtest/4718788.png
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   07-19-2016, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8,643
Views: 702,831
Posted By VARTV
Hampton Roads fios and OTA threads are quiet...

Hampton Roads fios and OTA threads are quiet too...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-30-2016, 11:38 AM
Replies: 8,188
Views: 412,942
Posted By VARTV
I didn't know that... Thanks. I wanted to...

I didn't know that... Thanks. I wanted to replace our HT setup later this year...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-29-2016, 07:58 AM
Replies: 8,188
Views: 412,942
Posted By VARTV
Is the 3060 going to ready for 4K stuff?

Is the 3060 going to ready for 4K stuff?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-29-2016, 04:49 AM
Replies: 6,272
Views: 577,123
Posted By VARTV
A preamp WILL make a noticeable difference......

A preamp WILL make a noticeable difference... good advance. When I take mine out of the chain, my numbers drop off a lot.

Checking all connections is also good advice. I had a DTV receiver in...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-26-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8,883
Views: 788,363
Posted By VARTV
Are you talking about ION in general or the...

Are you talking about ION in general or the subchannels of WRIC?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-17-2016, 04:52 PM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Is this antenna attached to a pole in your attic?...

Is this antenna attached to a pole in your attic? If not, moving it around just a few inches can make a huge difference. I remember when I had my antenna first installed on a pole in my attic I...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-16-2016, 04:39 AM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Still having trouble?

Still having trouble?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-16-2016, 03:09 PM
Replies: 14,351
Views: 1,605,847
Posted By VARTV
Time to reboot the computer...

Time to reboot the computer...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   03-31-2016, 06:39 AM
Replies: 9,211
Views: 1,229,179
Posted By VARTV
We use SiriusXM IR for background music here at...

We use SiriusXM IR for background music here at home (we both work from home). We've stopped using it on the Yammy because it "times out" on us. Now we listen thru our Roku player. Plus it has way...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-19-2016, 06:57 AM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Just posted on WAVY's website......

Just posted on WAVY's website... http://wavy.com/2016/03/19/wavywvbt-tower-down-for-maintenance/
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-19-2016, 06:55 AM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
WAVY and WVBT and all its low power stations are...

WAVY and WVBT and all its low power stations are off the air OTA. For providers that get the WAVY/WVBT signal via fiber are probably still getting a picture...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-06-2016, 02:13 PM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Glad you figured it out!!

Glad you figured it out!!
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   03-05-2016, 01:17 PM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Your 4228 is a great antenna. Try moving it (not...

Your 4228 is a great antenna. Try moving it (not turning it) a few inches...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-21-2016, 05:40 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 171,695
Posted By VARTV
For some reason, the free Quantum modem/router I...

For some reason, the free Quantum modem/router I got (for free) for upgrading to 150/150 was continuing to drop its WiFi signal (also mentioned by DTV757). The final straw was when my daughter asked...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-17-2016, 01:22 PM
Replies: 8,188
Views: 412,942
Posted By VARTV
DISH used to do 1440x1080i HD and might still do...

DISH used to do 1440x1080i HD and might still do it... yuck. Problem with FiOS TV, which is available to me, is they are still delivering channels by MPEG2 and cramming 3 channels per QAM. Most...
Forum: HDTV Programming   02-17-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 18,994
Views: 2,153,993
Posted By VARTV
Though I'm a DIRECTV sub, I know I could "cut the...

Though I'm a DIRECTV sub, I know I could "cut the cable." Not sure if the kids could go thru it. Hulu is great for the networks (minus CBS which can be had with CBS AllAccess $5.99/mo) then there's...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   02-17-2016, 08:39 AM
Replies: 8,188
Views: 412,942
Posted By VARTV
Not to hijack the thread... Been with DIRECTV for...

Not to hijack the thread... Been with DIRECTV for 11+ years. VERY satisfied. Around here, the picture quality on DIRECTV is better than the cable company (Cox) and fiber (Verizon). Some...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-13-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Nothing wrong with that. I have the same antenna...

Nothing wrong with that. I have the same antenna as you sitting on top of some plastic Rubbermaid storage containers. Can you hang the antenna from different rafters?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-13-2016, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 485,842
Posted By VARTV
Where do you have your antenna installed?

Where do you have your antenna installed?
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-07-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 171,695
Posted By VARTV
Good to hear. I still want to (permanently) add...

Good to hear. I still want to (permanently) add this router to my network. It's temporarily running in the downstairs office...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-06-2016, 01:31 PM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 171,695
Posted By VARTV
Well, I configured my Quantum router as a...

Well, I configured my Quantum router as a wireless access point. And, yes, the wifi signal was dropping!!! I could never complete a bandwidth test (speedtest.net) on a laptop or iPhone. My Quantum...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-06-2016, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2,129
Views: 171,695
Posted By VARTV
Wah??? I got that router for free when I...

Wah??? I got that router for free when I upgraded to 150/150 a few weeks back. I was going to stick in my attic and use it as a WAP. I have the main router (Linksys) in a middle room, upstairs...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-05-2016, 05:20 AM
Replies: 6,272
Views: 577,123
Posted By VARTV
This should have taken place...

This should have taken place...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 1000

 
Forum Jump: