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Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2014, 04:45 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ I should add that when you select explicit 480i...

^ I should add that when you select explicit 480i or 480p output along with "16:9 Wide/Auto", then the player DOES add the pillar box bars to 4:3 content, and changes the output flag to indicate the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-22-2014, 04:13 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Actually this is correct behavior. SD-DVD uses...

Actually this is correct behavior. SD-DVD uses "variable width pixels" to encode 16:9 and 4:3 content into the same count of content pixels on disc -- 720x480 pixels *EITHER WAY*.

If you do the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-21-2014, 11:24 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Check Setup > Video Setup > Display Settings >...

^ Check Setup > Video Setup > Display Settings > Subtitle Shift. You can also adjust this by pressing and holding the Subtitles button on the remote for a few seconds. Then Up/Down arrow to adjust...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-21-2014, 10:48 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Get a flashlight and check the HDMI sockets and...

^ Get a flashlight and check the HDMI sockets and plugs for bent pins -- both ends of every cable in the HDMI signal path.

Note that new cables came sometimes be the cause of problems because...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-21-2014, 08:55 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
Yep. Go figur.... Presumably it's not an issue...

Yep. Go figur.... Presumably it's not an issue because the ARC audio is so low bandwidth compared to the normal HDMI video usage.

A more interesting question is whether all the Redmere cables...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-21-2014, 06:21 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ That's what I get for not Quoting. Poster...

^ That's what I get for not Quoting.

Poster barhoram apparently deleted his question regarding failed video output and firmware install failure on a used D2v.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-20-2014, 07:21 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
It's possible the laser lens picked up a bit of...

It's possible the laser lens picked up a bit of dust that has since gotten dislodged during further playback or the act of changing the disc.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-20-2014, 07:19 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
A Redmere technology cable has an active circuit...

A Redmere technology cable has an active circuit in the plug at one end. First, that means these cables are directional -- you have to be sure you have it plugged in the correct way around. And...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-20-2014, 04:26 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
OK, a couple basic questions here: 1) Are...

OK, a couple basic questions here:

1) Are you sure this is Pure Mode? In particular, is the Front Panel Display text going to black as well, and does that then come back after you press Pure...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-20-2014, 11:03 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Get in touch with Anthem tech support. They...

^ Get in touch with Anthem tech support. They may already have history with this unit (they'll need the serial number).

There are several reasons why the video board might not be working, and...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-18-2014, 02:29 PM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Yes, any player with that level of Netflix app...

^ Yes, any player with that level of Netflix app should be settable to HDMI LPCM output. You will get LPCM 5.1 instead of the DD+ Bitstream. For example the OPPO BDP-103 can be used this way.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-17-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 670
Views: 55,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Also, the latest iOS app requires the latest...

Also, the latest iOS app requires the latest player firmware. Check Setup > Device Setup > Firmware Information. The "Main" firmware version number should end "0515".

If you are trying to use the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-17-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 11,317
Views: 884,423
Posted By Bob Pariseau
The answer.

The answer.
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2014, 12:46 PM
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Views: 884,423
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Sounds like your problem is really how to get...

^ Sounds like your problem is really how to get the Pioneer AVR set up correctly. The owner's thread here for your Pioneer would likely be the most help.

You want the Pioneer to use HDMI video,...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4,683
Views: 359,021
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The 103D works the same way as the 103 for...

^ The 103D works the same way as the 103 for external drive support. Large drives are supported if they have a suitable partitioning style and format.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2014, 05:47 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ No, you can't rule out the video settings. The...

^ No, you can't rule out the video settings. The entire handshake (audio and video) needs to complete before muting gets removed. If you are using the Analog audio outputs then setting HDMI Audio...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-16-2014, 05:37 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
This is actually correct behavior according to...

This is actually correct behavior according to DTS. The reason is that a "normal" 5.1 DTS mix is created assuming Side Surround speakers at 110-130 degrees -- i.e., somewhat behind the seating. ...
Forum: Receivers, Amps, and Processors   07-16-2014, 05:29 AM
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Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ The ARC solution is implemented by the hardware...

^ The ARC solution is implemented by the hardware in the Anthem during normal listening. The ARC application knows which hardware will run the solution and builds the solution accordingly. So the...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-16-2014, 05:25 AM
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Views: 359,021
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Click on tiny "Like" word to lower right of...

^ Click on tiny "Like" word to lower right of each post.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 06:44 PM
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Views: 55,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Totallyconfused, First of all, Welcome to AVS...

Totallyconfused,
First of all, Welcome to AVS and to this thread!

Every time the HDMI data format changes a new HDMI handshake has to happen to configure the new transmission format. Due to...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 670
Views: 55,427
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ HDMI PCM audio out of cable and satellite TV...

^ HDMI PCM audio out of cable and satellite TV boxes is, indeed, stereo only. It is intended for cases where you are sending audio direct to a TV which can't handle Bitstream input or multi-channel...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1,038
Views: 74,542
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Nope. If the source device decides the content...

Nope. If the source device decides the content is not protected (e.g., most cable TV channels), then the HDCP stuff is skipped.
--Bob
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4,683
Views: 359,021
Posted By Bob Pariseau
Check that you've got the latest firmware. In...

Check that you've got the latest firmware. In Setup > Device Setup > Firmware Information your "Main" firmware version should end "0515".

Other than that it is a glitch between the app provided...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 26,926
Views: 3,130,446
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ There are lots of things that combine to...

^ There are lots of things that combine to establish the format passed on the HDMI cable. When comparing to prior experience you need to be sure they all match. That includes resolution (1080p),...
Forum: Blu-ray Players   07-15-2014, 05:06 PM
Replies: 1,038
Views: 74,542
Posted By Bob Pariseau
^ Correct. If you can figure out how to strip...

^ Correct. If you can figure out how to strip the copy protection stuff, then HDCP never comes into the picture.

However, the intent of the content providers is to make that much harder to do...
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