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Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-04-2015, 02:37 PM
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Posted By meyer64
This has been implemented for the next release,...

This has been implemented for the next release, coming soon.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-03-2015, 11:29 AM
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Posted By meyer64
I use a firefox addon called video download...

I use a firefox addon called video download helper. It lets you save embedded videos from most sites like youtube and vimeo.

Another good site for motion posters is geeknation.
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Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-01-2015, 12:08 PM
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Posted By meyer64
This was added because sometimes the mouse would...

This was added because sometimes the mouse would show up in the middle of the screen, right smack in the middle of a poster, even though it should ave been hidden. So, as you have noticed, now the...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   08-01-2015, 06:44 AM
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Posted By meyer64
I can tell you that MoviePoster runs fine on...

I can tell you that MoviePoster runs fine on Windows 10 (at least in a VM). 2.1 RC1 is available for download now. Another release with a few tweaks and support for higher resolution posters is...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-31-2015, 06:00 PM
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Posted By meyer64
The current releases obtain images from...

The current releases obtain images from themoviedb.org. When I started the project the highest resolution the had was 1000x1500, so I designed the program around that. Since any reasonably priced TVs...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 01:54 PM
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Posted By meyer64
Hard to say. There are two spinning icons that...

Hard to say. There are two spinning icons that show up, one is a circle, the other is a set of gears. the circle indicates its loading the next poster. the gears are when its fetching new posters and...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 11:54 AM
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Posted By meyer64
It was pretty easy to add HD poster support from...

It was pretty easy to add HD poster support from tmdb. The next release will have an option to prefer HD posters. the best they have right now is 2000x3000, but if they ever have higher resolution,...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 09:40 AM
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Posted By meyer64
You're on the right track. The 'Home Screen...

You're on the right track. The 'Home Screen Tagline' is the text that shows up under the poster when the 'Theater Poster' is shown. The 'Theater Poster' shows when the application starts, settings...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 08:56 AM
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Posted By meyer64
This will be coming soon. themoviedb.org now has...

This will be coming soon. themoviedb.org now has 2000x3000 pixel images available. so you'll be able to get those automatically.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 08:50 AM
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Posted By meyer64
It turns out that i'm a bit better at writing...

It turns out that i'm a bit better at writing code than documentation... some day i'll get around to writing a full manual :)
There is a faq section on the website as well as a Readme file included...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-30-2015, 08:32 AM
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Posted By meyer64
New features are coming soon to the MoviePoster...

New features are coming soon to the MoviePoster Motion Controller via a firmware update.

*Discrete IR code support will allow for use on TV's without a USB port or hard wiring. This allows the...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-29-2015, 01:01 PM
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Posted By meyer64
You can try a slightly longer cable. An extra...

You can try a slightly longer cable. An extra few feet should be fine.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-28-2015, 08:11 AM
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Posted By meyer64
I know there are at least a few people who are...

I know there are at least a few people who are running a 4k TV for this. Perhaps they will speak to how its working for them.
I can tell you though, that the resolution of the poster images is...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-28-2015, 08:07 AM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
I would get a blank wall plate and drill a hole...

I would get a blank wall plate and drill a hole in it the same size as the sensor lens, you should be able to friction fit the PIR sensor lens to the wall plate, or use a dot of hot glue if you need...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-27-2015, 06:22 AM
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Posted By meyer64
Shouldn't be much trouble to add that as long as...

Shouldn't be much trouble to add that as long as you only care about it playing a trailer every x posters, no matter what they are. so if it were set to play a trailer every 3 posters, but if posters...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-27-2015, 05:49 AM
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Posted By meyer64
Can you please send me a copy of the...

Can you please send me a copy of the displayconfig.xml file found in the AppData folder? For example C:\Users\meyer\AppData\Local\MoviePoster\System\displayconfig.xml

It will probably start...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-22-2015, 01:45 PM
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Posted By meyer64
You can still use the 'now playing' feature even...

You can still use the 'now playing' feature even if your HTPC running Kodi / XBMC is completely separate from the MoviePoster PC. Most people probably use it that way.

You don't need XBMC/Kodi...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-22-2015, 07:45 AM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
I've never tested that before, so I'm not sure if...

I've never tested that before, so I'm not sure if there will be any conflicts between the MoviePoster data and your HTPC library data. Let me know how it works out.

One more thing. If you set the...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-22-2015, 06:25 AM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
You can change the cache directory to any...

You can change the cache directory to any location you want, but its probably not going to work the way you expect if you point it to a folder that has existing content. MoviePoster was built to use...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-21-2015, 05:39 PM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
For anyone interested in doing some testing. 2.1...

For anyone interested in doing some testing. 2.1 RC 1 is available for download. I still need to write up documentation on the changes and I'm sure there are still things to fix. There is no...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-21-2015, 05:34 PM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
I see no reason that wouldn't work. Just keep in...

I see no reason that wouldn't work. Just keep in mind that DVI does carry audio like HDMI does. so you might need to run a separate audio cable if you want sound for your trailers.

FYI, you can...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-21-2015, 08:01 AM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
I'll send you a link to download a test build of...

I'll send you a link to download a test build of 2.1 later today that should fix the problem. I'd appreciate your feedback on it.
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-21-2015, 07:58 AM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
It shouldn't matter if Kodi starts before or...

It shouldn't matter if Kodi starts before or after MoviePoster. MoviePoster will check every couple seconds to see if Kodi is running at the IP address specified in the settings and then connect to...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-20-2015, 08:41 PM
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Posted By meyer64
Based on the timing of when it goes black, I'm...

Based on the timing of when it goes black, I'm guessing that its trying to play the trailer, but it hasn't been cached yet. trailer streaming is broken in the 2.0 release, so they'll only play...
Forum: Theater Room Items & Accessories   07-20-2015, 07:19 PM
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Views: 98,790
Posted By meyer64
I appreciate your enthusiasm! Be sure to let me...

I appreciate your enthusiasm! Be sure to let me know if you have any questions on getting it set up.

I've fixed this for the next release. for now, if you want to keep a copy of your registration...
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