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Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-18-2016, 04:34 PM
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Posted By trekguy
I have the same problem, all programs are now in...

I have the same problem, all programs are now in stereo. I have been around and around with Fire support staff about this, an yesterday progress-maybe

None of the trouble shooting steps that...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-15-2016, 03:14 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Interest in the stick is fading, but I wonder if...

Interest in the stick is fading, but I wonder if any of you are able to get 7.1 audio from Amazon source material such as Bosch? In season 1 of Bosch the audio to the stick was 7.1, but the Fire TV...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   06-13-2016, 02:36 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Somehow I failed to get this up earlier, but here...

Somehow I failed to get this up earlier, but here is the short version

Recently my Fire TV 1stG stopped passing 5.1 audio. A Fire Stick continued to pass 5.1 audio. Amazon customer service ran me...
Forum: HDTV Programming   06-27-2015, 07:48 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Dome da dome dome

Season 2 Viewers:serious:


Investors in the production company


Fans of Big Jim
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   06-03-2015, 03:57 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Faster, Slower, Slow/Fast Who knows?

Last evening internet speeds became erratic then slow then erratically slow. I rebooted the SBC6120 and after a bit I had this--
http://testmy.net/c35UO7m.png (http://testmy.net/db/c35UO7m)
Today...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-30-2015, 12:03 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Fire TV & Stick No 7.1 Pass Through

UPDATE 6/2715

Amazon was unable to resolve theproblem. We went through all the usual steps, disconnect, change a setting hereor there, etc. They sent me a replacement unit; however it has the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-29-2015, 01:42 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Kindle Fire = PCM 7.1 Fire TV or Stick =DD+5.1/NeoX

Yes it is and that is the issue, it should not appear as the description of the incoming signal.

More information and still a mystery. With the same program material I get

PCM and 7.1...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-28-2015, 06:16 PM
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Posted By trekguy
DD+ Fire TV STILL Shows as NeoX Game (Wide)

batpig et all,

I was unable to resist and followed up the soft reset by saving a config file and then doing a hard reset. After the hard reset but before reloading the config file, I checked the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2015, 08:00 PM
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Posted By trekguy
The Best Fan is the One that Works For You

Absolutely agree if the laptop cooler does the job, then why spend more.

In my case the gear is in an enclosed cabinet, with a clear panel so the remotes work. Is there to be seen by those who...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2015, 03:59 PM
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Posted By trekguy
A soft reset did not change anything. Well...

A soft reset did not change anything. Well always worth a try.

I borrowed an Amazon Fire TV stick and get the same thing--DD+ is identified as NeoX Game Wide. I was unable to find anything on...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-27-2015, 02:40 PM
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Posted By trekguy
I bought a similar Cooler Guys dual fan setup to...

I bought a similar Cooler Guys dual fan setup to deal with an Onkyo TX-NR906 and the notorious failure prone HDMI boards. I added two fans on top of the 906 and was happy with the drop in temp in the...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-26-2015, 08:44 PM
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Posted By trekguy
DD+ and Amazon Fire TV Mystery

The X5200w is running well and I just switched from front high to front wide just to try it. With some help from here I think setup is done, but now I have a new question.


Our Amazon Fire TV...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-12-2015, 09:02 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Thanks and bear with me a little longer please. ...

Thanks and bear with me a little longer please.

My problem I think started with this on page 215 of the manual--

Audyssey® Setup.

0 If you change the speaker settings after performing...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   05-12-2015, 04:08 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Question X5200W Audyssey Sets Fronts to Full Range

I have a new X5200W. I ran the Audyssey set up several times. The front mains and the surrounds are identified as full range and no crossover point is set.

The L/R front height speakers are...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-30-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5,224
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Posted By trekguy
Congratulations. I've had two external fans on my...

Congratulations. I've had two external fans on my NR906 almost from the start and the HDMI boards have not failed (sometimes luck comes my way). Just for fun I added a heat sink to every accessible...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   12-30-2014, 12:41 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Factory DSP Firmware--FAILURE

Some of you may recall a movie titled "Bad Day at Black Rock". Well around Christmas a DSP firmware CD from Onkyo USA turned my NR906 into a a Bad Day at Black Rock.

Sometime back I sent an email...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   01-24-2014, 10:23 AM
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Views: 1,679,657
Posted By trekguy
Eastbay, between Oakland and Walnut Creek and I...

Eastbay, between Oakland and Walnut Creek and I see the same breakup the past few days.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-06-2013, 11:09 AM
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Posted By trekguy
You don't need the jig. Main verssions 1.04 and...

You don't need the jig. Main verssions 1.04 and 1.05 install using the rs-232 port on the 906. If I recall correctly one uses a wave file on a CD player. Instructions are included in the update...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-07-2013, 12:06 PM
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Posted By trekguy
I have v1.05 in a 9.4 mb zip file. PM with you...

I have v1.05 in a 9.4 mb zip file. PM with you email address and I will send you a copy.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   08-06-2012, 11:41 AM
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Posted By trekguy
THX has a feature that is enabled for THX...

THX has a feature that is enabled for THX certified subs, Boundry Gain Compensation (http://www.thx.com/consumer/thx-technology/thx-av-receiver-features/)

The crossover point for THX subs is 80Hz...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   04-19-2012, 03:48 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by Jon S...

Quote:Originally Posted by Jon S http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21926300)

I attached the line to a Radio Shack switchable power supply which...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   02-03-2012, 11:30 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Perhaps. Nothing.

Perhaps.
Nothing.
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   01-18-2012, 11:07 AM
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Posted By trekguy
Did you try unplugging/reconnecting the HDMI...

Did you try unplugging/reconnecting the HDMI cables a few times or try using a different cable? How about the second HDMI out? Cables do not often fail spontaneously, but connections/connectors that...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-25-2011, 03:09 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by bmoorhouse...

Quote:Originally Posted by bmoorhouse http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21258025)

Does anyone use this feature on the 876? As it does not work...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   11-23-2011, 12:05 PM
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Posted By trekguy
Quote:Originally Posted by shouldbecoding...

Quote:Originally Posted by shouldbecoding http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/forum/post/21228833)

The service techs have the replacement part but cannot...
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