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Forum: Digital Projectors - Under $3,000 USD MSRP   02-09-2015, 07:36 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Sorry, I have no idea where to get parts but...

Sorry, I have no idea where to get parts but could you elaborate in detail what kind of problem you have with your projector? As far as I know fans have build in sensor for fan rpm, if that's what...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-05-2014, 04:19 AM
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Views: 197,801
Posted By Big Lebowski
I know that the latest gen device does not have...

I know that the latest gen device does not have Netflix anymore but that discussion I linked was about third gen device and answer someone got from the support clearly stated that in the latest...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-04-2014, 03:00 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I can also confirm that my WDTV now gets 1080p...

I can also confirm that my WDTV now gets 1080p super HD streams again without problems. It reports 1080SD like before this 720p problem. I even checked transferred data from my router to make sure it...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-04-2014, 03:18 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Just like others have already confirmed, it...

Just like others have already confirmed, it started about month ago showing 1080SD instead of 1080HD. I once checked moved data from my router and made sure even it was showing 1080SD moved data was...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-04-2014, 03:14 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
What I meant with 30 seconds buffering was that...

What I meant with 30 seconds buffering was that my Netflix players start to play almost immeadiately but it take about 30 seconds or so to reach 1080p Super HD. Playback starts at lower rate going...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-04-2014, 03:08 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Nice to hear problem is fixed already. I haven't...

Nice to hear problem is fixed already. I haven't tried it myself yet but I trust it should be OK here too.


I was just going to write about my customer support call yesterday. I decided to...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-03-2014, 03:08 AM
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Views: 197,801
Posted By Big Lebowski
This is exactly what happened to me with WDTV....

This is exactly what happened to me with WDTV. Even when it showed 1080SD it was Super HD (I made that sure by checking transferred data from my router and it was exactly equal to about 6Mbps). Last...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-03-2014, 02:46 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I don't think they are even investigating this...

I don't think they are even investigating this issue because so far CSR's have diagnosed root cause for the my 720p limit with WDTV being either my ISP, internal LAN, HDMI-cable and that WDTV Live...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 03:41 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I don't have Amazon but some TV channels...

I don't have Amazon but some TV channels broadcast at 720p and it is very sharp and nice looking. Far better than Netflix 720p.



It looks acceptable for me and it was the only reason why I'm...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 03:30 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I tried to explain them the same that my WDTV has...

I tried to explain them the same that my WDTV has been rock solid for months and nothing in my gear has been changed just before 720p problem started. Customer support persons answering the phone...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 03:14 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Difference between Netflix 720p and 1080p super...

Difference between Netflix 720p and 1080p super HD is huge. Their 720p is hardly comparable to well mastered DVD.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 03:09 PM
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Views: 197,801
Posted By Big Lebowski
This is interesting. My PC with same programs...

This is interesting. My PC with same programs still gave me 1080p 5800kbps yesterday when I last time tried it.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 12:40 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Is your WDTV connected to router by wired or...

Is your WDTV connected to router by wired or wireless?

Netflix support suggested me that wireless will not work for 1080p. I know that's BS too but they will not help you further unless you try...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 05:53 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Could you list what players are those, what is...

Could you list what players are those, what is your internet connetion speed and are you using wired or wireless connection between router and players?
I guess you don't have WDTV?
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-02-2014, 04:08 AM
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Views: 197,801
Posted By Big Lebowski
I know that is absurd and BS but still they...

I know that is absurd and BS but still they insisted you need at least that fast internet connection for WDTV Live if you want 1080p streams. They said it does not matter if my other players are...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-01-2014, 11:50 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
They seems to be able to get quite a lot of...

They seems to be able to get quite a lot of information from players. They can see of course player brand and model, software version, internal LAN type (wireless or wired), detailed data stream log...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   09-01-2014, 05:02 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I contacted support again and once again their...

I contacted support again and once again their diagnosis was that internet connection is not fast and stable enough. I was playing two movies at the same time on my other players at 1080p Super HD...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-31-2014, 02:55 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Anyone have WDTV with older firmware and could...

Anyone have WDTV with older firmware and could try and see if it is also limited to 720p?
I know it shouldn't make any difference but still who knows.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-31-2014, 08:59 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I sure hope so. I never had high expectations...

I sure hope so. I never had high expectations about these streaming videos because client has really not much to say. If this 720p thing is intentional, it only proves my expectations. By owning...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-31-2014, 08:51 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I meant those two are still giving me 1080p...

I meant those two are still giving me 1080p without problems.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-31-2014, 08:48 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
You are correct. It is easier to convince a...

You are correct. It is easier to convince a nihilist than them.
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-31-2014, 08:43 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
I tried everything but they are not taking it...

I tried everything but they are not taking it seriously. One of the claims they made is that it does not mean my ISP is working consistently even I can play 1080p in other players in my house using...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-31-2014, 04:25 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
My TV have the new UI and on my PC I've been...

My TV have the new UI and on my PC I've been using IE11 in HTML5 mode in Windows 8.1.


Anyone contacted Netflix yet and heard what is their excuse for this 720p limitation?
I'm trying but...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-30-2014, 03:57 PM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
It is definitely something very recent because...

It is definitely something very recent because with latest firmware I got 1080sd until today. I actually checked from my router and when it reported 1080sd, it was getting 0.75MB/second stream which...
Forum: Video Download Services & Hardware   08-30-2014, 11:44 AM
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Posted By Big Lebowski
Now WDTV Live crippled Netflix to 720p. I just...

Now WDTV Live crippled Netflix to 720p. I just watched a movie and it looked very soft and no matter what I did it would not go above 720p. I tried several other titles and they all are limited to...
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