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Forum: Blu-ray Players   11-22-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 7,606
Views: 590,078
Posted By GeekGirl
After my BDP-83 refused to play X-Men due to...

After my BDP-83 refused to play X-Men due to out-of-date firmware (discussed here...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-29-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 40,466
Views: 5,002,462
Posted By GeekGirl
Likewise, I'll be replacing with my Oppo with...

Likewise, I'll be replacing with my Oppo with another Oppo. The only problem is that my better half is also an engineer. His only question: Which model? :grin:

The BDP-83 will be relegated to the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-28-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 40,466
Views: 5,002,462
Posted By GeekGirl
From my engineering background, I can understand...

From my engineering background, I can understand Oppo's perspective. That email is an honest assessment and is probably the most they can say in a public forum. I give them credit for being...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   10-28-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 40,466
Views: 5,002,462
Posted By GeekGirl
Add me to the list. I wanted to say that I...

Add me to the list.

I wanted to say that I had my BDP-83 since August 2009 and all of a sudden got a persistent "No Disc" error.

Long story short, I'm very pleased with Oppo's quick response to...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-27-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 136,557
Posted By GeekGirl
Well, that didn't take long. I decided to go...

Well, that didn't take long. I decided to go with the Mad Dog / Dog Pad combo.

My husband got his Grado SR225i, so I did a quick compare to my Audio-Technica ATH-A900. Aside from the differences...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-25-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 136,557
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by glangford http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1245475/headphone-audiophiles/800_50#post_22742626)

Its nice to see this thread...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-24-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 136,557
Posted By GeekGirl
I was afraid of getting the answer you supplied...

I was afraid of getting the answer you supplied - closed headphones don't cut it for high-end performance. I don't think I'll have the patience (or skills) to mod headphone material, so I think I'll...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   12-24-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 1,267
Views: 136,557
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by OtherSongs http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1245475/headphone-audiophiles/800_50#post_22348000)

Sorry to be blunt, but IMO...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-06-2012, 05:40 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,034
Posted By GeekGirl
I would leave things alone. You're going to win...

I would leave things alone. You're going to win the battle, but lose the war. After everything is setup, she won't care about PQ. Not only that, you'll be constantly deluged with "What button do I...
Forum: HDTV Technical   07-05-2012, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 384
Posted By GeekGirl
I assume you're talking about OTA (Over The Air)...

I assume you're talking about OTA (Over The Air) broadcast, which is the "ATSC" (Advanced Television Standards Committee) standard. Each broadcast signal is assigned a maximum of so many bits that...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   06-29-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 215
Posted By GeekGirl
I don't have the UN60D8000, but I'll take a...

I don't have the UN60D8000, but I'll take a shot.

I assume you're using an HDMI interface. Perhaps it's losing the authentication (HDCP - which means copyright protection) and the cable box needs...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   05-26-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2,283
Views: 234,280
Posted By GeekGirl
I'm here. Yes, I got the darker grid on my...

I'm here. Yes, I got the darker grid on my QIP-6416. No, I haven't bothered to upgrade it.

Nothing on 249.
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-14-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 16,601
Posted By GeekGirl
Buttabean does have a point. There's one week...

Buttabean does have a point. There's one week left in the voting.

Restart the poll with 80x80, no white background, and use Buttabean's image to replace the lowest scoring avatar? I voted for...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-13-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 16,601
Posted By GeekGirl
Can you add a second line with the avatars at...

Can you add a second line with the avatars at their actual resolution? The smaller size will give a different visual impression, it's important to see them in the proper context. I think #2 will...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-02-2012, 01:49 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by ajohnson1...

Quote:Originally Posted by ajohnson1 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21974644)

yeah, its difficult to create something subdued, while still...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-01-2012, 01:57 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by HDMe2...

Quote:Originally Posted by HDMe2 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21970294)

Now, for my part... I agree with the other poster who said he was...
Forum: Community News & Polls   05-01-2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by HDMe2...

Quote:Originally Posted by HDMe2 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21969070)

So, concern over losing the "under 30" crowd here over an icon is...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-29-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by HDMe2...

Quote:Originally Posted by HDMe2 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21964807)

To be fair... I bet this forum is slanted towards the over-30 crowd...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-29-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
earletp, ajohnson1 I further modified your...

earletp, ajohnson1 I further modified your layout for grayscale. The pattern matches the theme, while the gray maintains the nature of the "mysterious" guest.

Hint: Select and copy the logo's...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-29-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
To be clear, those are ajohnson1's avatars. I...

To be clear, those are ajohnson1's avatars. I like your modified version a little better, it ties the theme together and is better balanced.
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-29-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
I disagree on the retro, as you'll lose anyone...

I disagree on the retro, as you'll lose anyone over 30. The spotlight avatar won't be recognized unless it's presented in context. You need to have a consistent theme that aligns with the logo....
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-28-2012, 06:06 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by Goo...

Quote:Originally Posted by Goo http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21959803)

I'm not much of an artist...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-27-2012, 11:29 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
(Mike Lang - Thanks, also. I never saw the logo...

(Mike Lang - Thanks, also. I never saw the logo as I found this thread from your global notice.)

I took some photos of my Sammy PN63B550 63" plasma display. (Nikon D-60 with Tokina 100 mm f/2.8...
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-26-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Concur. In some styles, like phpBB's prosilver...

Concur. In some styles, like phpBB's prosilver (http://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/style/prosilver_gdk_free_fonts), the rows alternate in a light / dark theme; which makes this even more challenging....
Forum: Community News & Polls   04-26-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 17,449
Posted By GeekGirl
Quote:Originally Posted by Kosty...

Quote:Originally Posted by Kosty http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21952693)

Just a thought guys.

If this is to be the default avatar, its...
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