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Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-05-2015, 06:24 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
I had some notes here: Jaws (1975). -Bill

I had some notes here: Jaws (1975).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-05-2015, 06:21 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
You are both wrong. -Bill

You are both wrong.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-05-2015, 04:02 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie. -Bill

Name this movie.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-05-2015, 12:03 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
Which was the correct answer? -Bill

Which was the correct answer?

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-05-2015, 09:15 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
I think they both technically void the warranty,...

I think they both technically void the warranty, but OPPO will not refuse warranty service in either case. May this policy long endure.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-05-2015, 08:44 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
What? It's never been an issue in the US. Was...

What? It's never been an issue in the US. Was this a Canadian dealer or OPPO's office in the US?

-Bill
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-05-2015, 07:26 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Welcome to AVSForum. DVD's native subtitle...

Welcome to AVSForum.

DVD's native subtitle format is VOBSUB, which is supported in MKV containers.

MakeMKV will read DVDs and pass thru the subtitles. It does not recompress so it runs quickly...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-05-2015, 07:11 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
That's a good one. I don't recognize it, but let...

That's a good one. I don't recognize it, but let me guess...

Obviously the spacecraft is featured, not incidental.

Clean, not grubby.

Looks 80s to me. Euro-styled? I've probably just got...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-05-2015, 06:54 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Check carefully. Some of the third-party sellers...

Check carefully. Some of the third-party sellers may be selling players modified to be region-free. OPPO can't do that.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-05-2015, 05:42 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Generally, two HDMI outputs are to accomodate...

Generally, two HDMI outputs are to accomodate people with 3D displays who have receivers that won't pass HDMI 1.4. As you are doing, one output is video for the display, the other is audio for the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-04-2015, 02:21 PM
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Views: 106,311
Posted By wmcclain
All outputs should be live all the time. You...

All outputs should be live all the time. You don't have to turn HDMI audio off. Is it not working for you?

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-04-2015, 12:34 PM
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Posted By wmcclain
Internal cleaning sometimes helps. Dust and bits...

Internal cleaning sometimes helps. Dust and bits of fluff can become attached to the lasers and cause trouble.

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-04-2015, 11:51 AM
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Posted By wmcclain
Indeed. Pierce Brosnan returns to action films....

Indeed. Pierce Brosnan returns to action films. The woman shown is Olga Kurylenko, who I remember with a different 007 in Quantum of Solace.

I'm forgetting this one already. The action scenes...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-04-2015, 06:35 AM
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Views: 125,310
Posted By wmcclain
Name this movie: Answer: The...

Name this movie:

Answer:


The November Man


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Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-04-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 11,384
Views: 1,402,922
Posted By wmcclain
Are you sure the problem isn't at the receiver?...

Are you sure the problem isn't at the receiver? Any changes there?

I would try these steps, checking for proper audio after each:


Disconnect all cables, reinsert them and check for a firm...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-04-2015, 05:43 AM
Replies: 12,533
Views: 1,029,811
Posted By wmcclain
MKV is my preferred container. Note that it is...

MKV is my preferred container. Note that it is oriented to single titles, so you do not get menus or extras in one file.

MakeMKV is a crosss-platform utility for creating MKV from DVD and...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-03-2015, 06:00 AM
Replies: 5,346
Views: 125,310
Posted By wmcclain
You're our cleanup hitter again. Review: The...

You're our cleanup hitter again.

Review: The Master of Ballantrae (1953).

-Bill
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-03-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 1,494
Views: 193,374
Posted By wmcclain
The Master of Ballantrae (1953)...

The Master of Ballantrae (1953) (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046054/), directed by William Keighley.

When Bonnie Prince Charlie tries for the crown of England one last time, a Scottish family has...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-03-2015, 05:31 AM
Replies: 20,632
Views: 1,634,540
Posted By wmcclain
Welcome to AVSForum. All sources will be...

Welcome to AVSForum.

All sources will be treated the same in terms of video processing.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-02-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 20,632
Views: 1,634,540
Posted By wmcclain
It's played OK on the -103 before? I seem to...

It's played OK on the -103 before?

I seem to recall this symptom, I just don't remember what it means.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-02-2015, 06:58 PM
Replies: 20,632
Views: 1,634,540
Posted By wmcclain
This is an actual commercial disc, and not a...

This is an actual commercial disc, and not a backup of some sort?

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-02-2015, 03:54 PM
Replies: 6,740
Views: 529,279
Posted By wmcclain
OPPO has never announced NFS support in the...

OPPO has never announced NFS support in the release notes, but servers do appear on my player, although I'm not sure they appear consistently. SMB seems more reliable.

Cinavia is supposed to be...
Forum: Movies, Concerts, and Music Discussion   03-02-2015, 11:55 AM
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Views: 125,310
Posted By wmcclain
Name that movie: Answer: The Master...

Name that movie:

Answer:


The Master of Ballantrae (1953)


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Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-01-2015, 08:16 PM
Replies: 6,740
Views: 529,279
Posted By wmcclain
I believe that's correct. I haven't tried it...

I believe that's correct. I haven't tried it myself, but people have reported "no audio" when trying the HD audio formats.

-Bill
Forum: Blu-ray Players   03-01-2015, 07:21 PM
Replies: 6,740
Views: 529,279
Posted By wmcclain
The inputs support: stereo and 5.1...

The inputs support:



stereo and 5.1 LPCM up to 192KHz, 7.1 LPCM up to 96KHz.
Lossy Dolby Digital and DTS up to 7.1.
Dolby Digital Plus up to 7.1.


-Bill
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