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Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-24-2016, 01:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 186
Posted By Mike99
I've taken apart my EZ-17 twice & don't recall...

I've taken apart my EZ-17 twice & don't recall ever having to clean or take apart the older ES-20. I don't use them much anymore but did have a problem a few months ago with the EZ-17 and trying a...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-22-2016, 06:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 186
Posted By Mike99
Just a couple thoughts - If using the blot...

Just a couple thoughts -

If using the blot with scotch tape procedure what's the chances that the tackiness on the disc will clean the spindle to some degree by pulling off dirt?

Or if you use...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-22-2016, 01:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 186
Posted By Mike99
I've used only Panasonic RAM discs. Once in a...

I've used only Panasonic RAM discs. Once in a while I had to wash them in order to format but they always worked.

If you search the forum you'll find that sometimes a disc won't work & it's...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-22-2016, 01:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By Mike99
Cyclone82 - It's been a while since I...

Cyclone82 -

It's been a while since I burned a DVD & don't recall the settings involved. You might want to post your question on the VRD forum. The program developers usually respond very quickly.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-18-2016, 06:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 515
Posted By Mike99
I appreciate everyone’s comments. It seems the...

I appreciate everyone’s comments. It seems the only way I’m going get some of the cable channels that I want is from a cable or satellite provider.

Sometimes Dish has a several day free preview of...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-18-2016, 12:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 515
Posted By Mike99
I understand that. I wouldn't mind paying...

I understand that. I wouldn't mind paying Netflix, Hulu, etc. But from my searching it didn't seem possible to get a lot of the cable/satellite channels unless I subscribed to a provider. It made...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-18-2016, 03:02 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 515
Posted By Mike99
Thanks for the replies. I frequently read...

Thanks for the replies.

I frequently read articles about cutting the cord and all the stuff you can watch but did not see a way to watch some of the cable channels. Made me wonder if I missing...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   01-17-2016, 12:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 515
Posted By Mike99
Cord Cutting Question

I have a Dish DVR and a few times I’ve missed a program & needed to watch it via the Internet. So I went to the TNT website, for example, and I could stream the program. But I had to provide proof...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-13-2016, 01:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 657
Posted By Mike99
Did your ES20 machines have the interference...

Did your ES20 machines have the interference problem when using as a pass-through device or only when recording?
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-13-2016, 04:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By Mike99
The latest version is VideoReDo TVSuiteVersion 5....

The latest version is VideoReDo TVSuiteVersion 5.

The VRD website & forum has a lot of guides.
http://www.videoredo.net/msgBoard/forumdisplay.php?36-How-To-Guides

VRD won't do any RAM disc...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-10-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 657
Posted By Mike99
Thanks for the information. I used to use...

Thanks for the information.

I used to use the ES20 to copy from my Dish DVR or VHS machine. However at some point in time I started to get a small amount of interference similar to a herringbone...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-10-2016, 03:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 167
Posted By Mike99
I almost always have used DVD-RAM in my Panasonic...

I almost always have used DVD-RAM in my Panasonic recorders, either for OTA recordings or copying from VHS or DVR.

DVD-RAM records in a VRO file format which is mpg. I copy this to my PC and it...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   01-10-2016, 03:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 657
Posted By Mike99
I'm trying to remember this stuff because it's...

I'm trying to remember this stuff because it's been a long time since I copied from VHS to DVD & probably should copy some of the more important ones. I have an ES20 and an EZ17 & have used these to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-21-2015, 03:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 231
Posted By Mike99
Any recommendations on a fanless HD6450? I...

Any recommendations on a fanless HD6450?

I have a G620 dual core Pentium & had the 29/59 fps bug with some content. I installed an inexpensive HD6450 which solved the problem. However the HTPC is...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-21-2015, 03:30 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 2,613
Posted By Mike99
The Doctor Who Christmas Special is on Friday,...

The Doctor Who Christmas Special is on Friday, Christmas evening. But for some reason my Dish DVR is not going to record it as part of the series even though it says New. I had to set it as a...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-19-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 19,315
Posted By Mike99
I wondered about that too & am trying to piece...

I wondered about that too & am trying to piece things together.

Audrey (or was it Sarah or Lucy?) did have a son & IIRC his name was James. But he died or was killed in the barn - or something...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-19-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 418
Views: 9,700
Posted By Mike99
I started over & watched the first episode, but...

I started over & watched the first episode, but with the closed captioning on which helped. It was a relief because I was trying to understand everything but the CC sometime indicated some of the...
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-19-2015, 03:59 AM
Replies: 328
Views: 19,315
Posted By Mike99
I was wondering about that too. Obviously Nathan...

I was wondering about that too. Obviously Nathan (and other people in town) have memories about what has happened regarding the troubles. And as you mentioned Nathan is already in love with Audrey....
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-19-2015, 03:08 AM
Replies: 328
Views: 19,315
Posted By Mike99
If Audrey was needed in order to make the "new...

If Audrey was needed in order to make the "new barn" work, then how come she was able to leave?
Forum: HDTV Programming   12-17-2015, 07:06 AM
Replies: 418
Views: 9,700
Posted By Mike99
I thought I'd look here to see what people are...

I thought I'd look here to see what people are saying about the show. My wife & I started watching it - twice. We both thought it was slow moving & gave up after about 10 minutes. We thought we'd try...
Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   12-14-2015, 02:30 AM
Replies: 12,500
Views: 1,312,450
Posted By Mike99
The FCC wants to take away free TV spectrum so...

The FCC wants to take away free TV spectrum so consumers can have more/faster access to social media. What a wonderful idea.That way more people can text & drive. Or walk into you while you're...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   12-13-2015, 04:13 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 10,677
Posted By Mike99
Regarding MeTV and its sister station MeToo, at...

Regarding MeTV and its sister station MeToo, at least in the Chicagoland market. I’ve noticed some of the old TV programs come & go & come back again. Or they swap between the two stations.

Long...
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   12-13-2015, 04:11 AM
Replies: 262
Views: 10,677
Posted By Mike99
Once in a while I see some "Firefly" episodes...

Once in a while I see some "Firefly" episodes listed, probably on SyFy. I've seen them all either on TV or DVD. I picked up the Blu-ray series a few months ago but haven't watched it yet.
Forum: Home Theater Computers   11-18-2015, 11:12 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 966
Posted By Mike99
I also use the Logitech K400, but basically for...

I also use the Logitech K400, but basically for maintenance. A WMC remote is used for recording/playback.
Forum: DVD Recorders (Standard Def)   09-23-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 184
Posted By Mike99
Thanks, I appreciate the information.

Thanks, I appreciate the information.
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