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Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-27-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By Kex
I've been wondering the same thing. I was under...

I've been wondering the same thing. I was under the impression that once the upgrade license was used once, it became tied to that upgrade machine, requiring a call to Microsoft to explain oneself,...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-27-2013, 04:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
Sorry for dropping off the radar! I don't think...

Sorry for dropping off the radar! I don't think DVR (or PVR) was enabled before I wanted to try the tuner. I got an error message telling me I had to enable at least one PVR service when I enabled...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-23-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by biker19 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1454581/nice-unit-for-a-htpc-arctic-mc001-e#post_23112395)

Ideally, I'd want to know...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-21-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by quantumstate http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1454581/nice-unit-for-a-htpc-arctic-mc001-e#post_23034597)

Well this thing...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-21-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
I haven't tried the tuner yet. I'm not hopeful...

I haven't tried the tuner yet. I'm not hopeful that the tiny antenna supplied with the Arctic will work here (we have the mountains of the Angeles National Forest Park to contend with). I'll give it...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-21-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
Thanks for the info. I've solved it though, and...

Thanks for the info. I've solved it though, and I was too embarrassed to post what I did, but here goes. My pride will have to suffer in order to further the greater good, and hopefully help out...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-20-2013, 05:47 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
UPDATE! Well, I just started the Arctic up...

UPDATE!

Well, I just started the Arctic up again, and I was fooling around in the XBMC desktop environment for Ubuntu. I accidentally booted back up to OpenELEC which I had set in BIOS to start...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   03-20-2013, 04:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,717
Posted By Kex
I have just got the MC001 working. I'm used to...

I have just got the MC001 working. I'm used to Linux, but I'm a bit perplexed by this little thingy. Yes, it installed (eventually ... it didn't like the first USB stick I was using), and yes, it...
Forum: Speakers   03-16-2012, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,671
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by vodan...

Quote:Originally Posted by vodan http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21738045)

Thanks for the responses. How do you like the sound of the 265's and...
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 999
Posted By Kex
Yes, absolutely. Mine are identical to the...

Yes, absolutely. Mine are identical to the orange ones in the second review link above (Sonic Flare, Los Angeles).

There was some discussion elsewhere of the tweeter and drivers. The drivers seem...
Forum: Speakers   02-19-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 999
Posted By Kex
Browsing AVS Forum, as I do from time to time...

Browsing AVS Forum, as I do from time to time when researching a new purchase, I discovered that there are almost no threads on Mark & Daniel speakers here, so I'm starting this one in the hope that...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-22-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 63,164
Posted By Kex
Here is an Atom D525 based combo deal available...

Here is an Atom D525 based combo deal available from newegg today:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboB...255&SID=162265...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   10-22-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 22,798
Posted By Kex
Here is an Atom D525 based combo deal available...

Here is an Atom D525 based combo deal available from newegg today:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ComboB...255&SID=162265...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   10-22-2010, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,174
Posted By Kex
Like waterhead stated, that card seems to...

Like waterhead stated, that card seems to function as an entirely independent wireless hotspot. It is not tied to just one laptop, so the MiFi does not need to be "installed" on every device...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   10-11-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,171
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by C3PO...

Quote:Originally Posted by C3PO http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19319716)

The answer to this question, for desktop use, is PCLinuxOS: ...

...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   10-08-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,171
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by Ericglo...

Quote:Originally Posted by Ericglo http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19310352)

... My hardware is Athlon II X3 435 with 2mb of RAM. I have a GT240...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-08-2010, 05:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,052
Posted By Kex
I don't know if this is new, but from their...

I don't know if this is new, but from their website today:

http://www.logitech.com/en-us/smartTV/revue
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   10-08-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,171
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by Ericglo...

Quote:Originally Posted by Ericglo http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19309193)

Which Linux distro is the fastest out there? ..


Are you...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-05-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 63,164
Posted By Kex
Quote:Originally Posted by dbailey75...

Quote:Originally Posted by dbailey75 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/19291030)

... I've been reading the XBMC forums and folks are raving about...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   10-04-2010, 05:15 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 22,798
Posted By Kex
Now available from newegg.com, for $350 + $20...

Now available from newegg.com, for $350 + $20 shipping (yikes!), and tax where applicable.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-297-_-Product...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-04-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 63,164
Posted By Kex
I think this is the first mention of what looks...

I think this is the first mention of what looks like a new Acer Aspire Revo model, with the D525 Atom CPU, currently $350 from newegg.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16883103297...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-03-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,413
Posted By Kex
Wow, did merlin2375 ever open Pandora's box...

Wow, did merlin2375 ever open Pandora's box (nice pun, even if I do say so myself)!

Quote:Originally Posted by mike_311 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-02-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,413
Posted By Kex
My logic is this: a lot of members on the forum...

My logic is this: a lot of members on the forum here seem to be saying that nothing works better for streaming Netflix than a Roku box: it's reputedly better than most HTPC's. So, since I prefer to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-01-2010, 09:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,413
Posted By Kex
Merlin, I'm planning on: - Finding a...

Merlin, I'm planning on:

- Finding a pre-built or self-build HTPC for about $400-500.
- Using a HDHomeRun external, networked tuner (for OTA only).
- Using an optical audio output to hook up to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-01-2010, 09:27 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 63,164
Posted By Kex
Alert! Newegg has just reduced the price on the...

Alert! Newegg has just reduced the price on the Q150 to $300. I'm not really interested in it any more, because of the HTPC limitations discussed (and this is a HTPC forum after all!), but if anyone...
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