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Forum: Home Automation   03-12-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 28
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Posted By hedg12
There are quite a few DIY options out there now...

There are quite a few DIY options out there now days that will do what you want. Cocoontech (http://cocoontech.com) has quite a bit of info and links as well as a good community for DIYers.

If...
Forum: Home Automation   01-19-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 390
Posted By hedg12
Have you checked out cocoontech.com?

Have you checked out cocoontech.com?
Forum: Remote Control Area   06-14-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By hedg12
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by jkust http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1475763/looking-for-inexpensive-android-handheld-device-to-control-avr#post_23428996)
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Forum: Remote Control Area   06-14-2013, 03:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By hedg12
Archos used to make some small android devices,...

Archos used to make some small android devices, but looking at their website it appears that they don't anymore. There are still a few available on Amazon, but they're pricey. Might try Ebay. If you...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-14-2013, 11:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 635
Posted By hedg12
I do this in my family room. It's not optimal,...

I do this in my family room. It's not optimal, but it works pretty well. I wouldn't do it in a dedicated room, but it's a good compromise between function and WAF. I wouldn't recommend using the...
Forum: Home Automation   01-28-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,644
Posted By hedg12
Not sure if it's smart or not, but I am sure it...

Not sure if it's smart or not, but I am sure it works. I've used a similar setup to heat my "office" (Finished 8 X 20 garden shed) for the last 4 years or so. I have a 12vdc wall wart wired through...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   09-26-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,667
Posted By hedg12
The CT600 has a 1/8" jack on the back that will...

The CT600 has a 1/8" jack on the back that will accept I.R. from Xantech hardware, & the in-wall keypads have I.R. receivers. The keypads just send I.R. commands to the base unit & are programmed...
Forum: Remote Control Area   09-25-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 895
Posted By hedg12
You should be able to do what you want with a...

You should be able to do what you want with a usb-uirt (http://www.usbuirt.com/) and eventghost (http://www.eventghost.org/). You'd learn the AVR's volume and mute commands into eventghost via the...
Forum: Home A/V Distribution   09-02-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,091
Posted By hedg12
I'm still in the planning stages for my...

I'm still in the planning stages for my AV/automation system and have pretty much decided that I'm going to use multiple AV receivers to switch and distribute media to my zones that have video....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-02-2012, 09:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,567
Posted By hedg12
I'm currently using Eventghost with a USB-UIRT...

I'm currently using Eventghost with a USB-UIRT to switch inputs on my tv and receiver. I use Openremote to send commands via UDP triggered by a UI on my ipad and android phone, & Eventghost...
Forum: Home Automation   02-21-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,455
Posted By hedg12
If you have a laptop at your viewing location,...

If you have a laptop at your viewing location, you could use Synergy (http://synergy-foss.org/) to share your keyboard & mouse with your media PC.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-18-2012, 12:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,403
Posted By hedg12
No experience with multiple units, but I use it...

No experience with multiple units, but I use it with some success on 60 year old wiring and over considerable distance. My modem and router are in my office in the house (with it's original wiring...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   02-08-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 5,802
Posted By hedg12
1. What operating system do you use? a....

1. What operating system do you use?
a. Windows 7 32 bit
b. Windows 7 64 bit
c. Windows XP
d. Mac OS
e. Linux
f. Other

2. What platform do you prefer?
a. AMD CPU with integrated GPU (i.e....
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-29-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,287
Posted By hedg12
Just a thought, but does your motherboard have a...

Just a thought, but does your motherboard have a clear CMOS jumper? I had an Asrock board a few years ago that was shipped with the jumper in the "clear" position & the board wouldn't post. Not...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-22-2008, 07:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,657
Posted By hedg12
I agree with the Mits HC1500. It's plenty bright...

I agree with the Mits HC1500. It's plenty bright enough even in economy mode, very quiet, throws a great picture, and Amazon has it right now for $799. Project on to your blank wall until you can...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   03-20-2008, 10:41 AM
Replies: 377
Views: 27,184
Posted By hedg12
I'm guessing that the Monoprice cable the OP is...

I'm guessing that the Monoprice cable the OP is using is damaged, or possibly not 1.3 compliant. He stated that on 480i/p material he couldn't see a difference, and could only see minimal difference...
Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   01-27-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 942
Posted By hedg12
I'm in the early stages of planning a FP setup...

I'm in the early stages of planning a FP setup for my basement. This won't be a fully light controlled room, although it will be fairly dark to completely dark most of the time it's used. I'm...
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