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Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 08:33 AM
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Posted By crbaldwin
Thanks, I didn't know that. I can still apply...

Thanks, I didn't know that. I can still apply DPLIIx to the DTS-HD MA signal so does that override the default DTS 5.1 to 7.1 decoding?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   09-01-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 3,834
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Posted By crbaldwin
When playing a 5.1 source the info screen shows...

When playing a 5.1 source the info screen shows all 7 speakers "in use" even before I choose a 7.1 sound mode like DPLIIx. Any idea what mode it is using to generate the 7.1 by default?

Also,...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-26-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By crbaldwin
I have been able to get full 3D playback to work...

I have been able to get full 3D playback to work in Stereoscopic Player (the only player I tried). Had to switch the output to 24P in the player and it delivered full 3D to my display (source file...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-15-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By crbaldwin
I purchased the ASRock and I can't even get...

I purchased the ASRock and I can't even get smooth playback on 1080p MKV (h264) in Windows 10. I didn't have any problems with the Biostar one in Win 8 so I guess it is the drivers + Win 10...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-04-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,006
Posted By crbaldwin
mdavej was referring to the Windows 8 (modern)...

mdavej was referring to the Windows 8 (modern) app not having titles in 1080p.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-03-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,006
Posted By crbaldwin
Any examples of titles that are 1080P with other...

Any examples of titles that are 1080P with other sources but not in the app? I have SuperHD and 5.1 for most of the titles I am interested in watching.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-03-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
In case anyone is interested, I put a new hard...

In case anyone is interested, I put a new hard drive in to replace one that I did the Win 10 upgrade on, and I was able to do a clean install and it activated fine. One disappointing thing is that...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-31-2015, 07:15 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
That is not what their FAQ says: Yes. Once...

That is not what their FAQ says:

Yes. Once you’ve upgraded to Windows 10 using the free upgrade offer, you will be able to reinstall, including a clean install, on the same device. You won’t need...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-30-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
So, I'm wondering how this is going to work in...

So, I'm wondering how this is going to work in the future. Say you change the hard drive and try to reinstall and it won't activate because you have "too major" of a change. You won't have any key...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-30-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By crbaldwin
I tried the Biostar version of this motherboard...

I tried the Biostar version of this motherboard (A4-5000) and I'm pretty sure 3D frame-packed output worked in WinDVD. I returned the Biostar for other reasons. The ASRock one looks interesting but...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-30-2015, 06:08 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
Fortunately this resolved on its own since this...

Fortunately this resolved on its own since this morning it shows as activated. It was my understanding that this would be associated with a Microsoft/store account so that you could do a "clean...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-29-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
I may have messed up. I made the ISO and...

I may have messed up. I made the ISO and upgraded (Win 8.1 Pro) from the DVD. It never asked me about my Microsoft account and I now go into the Activation screen and it says "Connect to the...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-29-2015, 08:44 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
Based on the FAQ, it seems that you have to go...

Based on the FAQ, it seems that you have to go through Windows Update to get the free upgrade. Does this allow you to "register" for the free upgrade upon install?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-29-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 768
Views: 25,942
Posted By crbaldwin
Is the 3GB update/download really necessary for...

Is the 3GB update/download really necessary for every PC that you want to upgrade? There doesn't seem anyway around this? If so, kind of ridiculous and a waste of bandwidth...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3,834
Views: 261,619
Posted By crbaldwin
Does the DLNA music player support Replay Gain...

Does the DLNA music player support Replay Gain tags such that it can apply volume leveling automatically during playback or does volume leveling need to be done on the DLNA server (e.g. adjusting...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   07-09-2015, 07:56 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 19,700
Posted By crbaldwin
Anyone watching 1080i MPEG2 content (recorded TV)...

Anyone watching 1080i MPEG2 content (recorded TV) in Kodi? With my PC I like to pause the video, skip ahead a little bit, then resume playback. The problem with many devices (not including the PC)...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-05-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3,834
Views: 261,619
Posted By crbaldwin
Is there anything to this or have there been...

Is there anything to this or have there been typical failure rates?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-19-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 3,834
Views: 261,619
Posted By crbaldwin
This has me concerned that it is a hardware issue...

This has me concerned that it is a hardware issue that will eventually happen to all 700Ws? I hope they resolved this with later build dates...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-15-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 530
Views: 19,700
Posted By crbaldwin
Any word on how long exclusivity will last?

Any word on how long exclusivity will last?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-14-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 19,700
Posted By crbaldwin
Searching seems to indicate no, but is there an...

Searching seems to indicate no, but is there an app for Amazon Instant Video?
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-12-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 19,700
Posted By crbaldwin
It works on the Raspberry Pi in OpenElec (15.0...

It works on the Raspberry Pi in OpenElec (15.0 test builds). Apparently the RPi hardware has built-in decoders for MVC that the Kodi guys can access so if something similar was available for the...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   06-12-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 12,643
Views: 644,254
Posted By crbaldwin
Digital Audio output, lip sync issues

Has anyone else had lip sync issues when using an external AVR for digital audio (Plex app playing recorded MPEG2 TV content)? I have tried both optical and ARC to my Onkyo and when it seems like I...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   06-11-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 530
Views: 19,700
Posted By crbaldwin
Have they mentioned anything yet about possibly...

Have they mentioned anything yet about possibly supporting 3D (MVC) playback?
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-04-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 3,834
Views: 261,619
Posted By crbaldwin
That's disappointing, but thanks for the reply. ...

That's disappointing, but thanks for the reply. It doesn't make much sense for there to be no way to adjust the tone/eq for the Zone 2 speakers especially when I can output a digital input in Zone 2...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   06-04-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 3,834
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Posted By crbaldwin
Tone Control for Zone 2 speaker output?

I just got a 700W and am using it in a 2-zone stereo configuration (2-ch each zone). It appears that the Tone Control only affects the Main front speaker output and not the Zone 2 speaker output. ...
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