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Forum: HDTV Software Media Discussion   09-14-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 309
Posted By qz3fwd
DRM-as usual will hamper and delay the...

DRM-as usual will hamper and delay the introduction of the format, result in an untold number of consumers experiencing the inability to playback their purchased packaged content as intended due to...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   09-14-2014, 10:21 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,025
Posted By qz3fwd
At last count I had 63 internal and external hard...

At last count I had 63 internal and external hard drives ranging from 400GB to 4TB in size and if I could widdle that down to 12 I would be very happy since then I could fit all drives into the 2 8...
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-14-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,101
Posted By qz3fwd
I watched it on Amazon Prime last night with my...

I watched it on Amazon Prime last night with my brothers family and we all enjoyed it, even though it is a low budget scifi production.
I will continue to watch.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-14-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 4,703
Views: 345,466
Posted By qz3fwd
Adding markers would be such a simple thing for...

Adding markers would be such a simple thing for them to add you have to wonder if they do not include this functionality because it would allow people to mark commercials and then skip over them...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-13-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,205
Posted By qz3fwd
Is Tivo service worth it? That answer...

Is Tivo service worth it?

That answer depends on the individual. I have the disposable income and willingness to pay the Tivo fee in order to get the benefits of a Tivo.
Your situation is just...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-11-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 6,036
Views: 2,846,893
Posted By qz3fwd
I dont think that will work for you. I think...

I dont think that will work for you.
I think you need a 9 pin male to 6 pin male cable.
Try monoprice. QVS also makes cables I trust.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-11-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6,036
Views: 2,846,893
Posted By qz3fwd
If you have one-try a mac machine after...

If you have one-try a mac machine after installing the Apple Firewire SDK26-which includes 64 bit support.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-09-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 40,660
Posted By qz3fwd
Interesting-so the Table folks have written...

Interesting-so the Table folks have written software to setup a DTCP-IP handshake with the HDHomeRun and setup streaming to the Tablo (presumably only in transcoded h.264)?
That is what it sounds...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-08-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 325
Posted By qz3fwd
Activating Canadian Bought (Legal) Motorola DVR - Comcast?

I have heard conflicting answers as to whether or not Comcast will activate a user owned Motorola DCX3400 DVR?
I can buy one in Canada (legally) and if I just ask Comcast for a cablecard and tell...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-08-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 499
Posted By qz3fwd
Shame on you-you have some un-occupid real estate...

Shame on you-you have some un-occupid real estate on th right most rack upper and lower portions. You need more hardware to fill up the un-used space and help stimulate our economy...:rolleyes:
Forum: Home Theater Computers   09-05-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 723
Posted By qz3fwd
There appears to be a bed next to that rack. Do...

There appears to be a bed next to that rack. Do you really sleep next to that thing?
I would hate to hear how loud it is and it must be difficult falling asleep at night with that thing blaring all...
Forum: HDTV Programming   09-05-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5,551
Views: 500,107
Posted By qz3fwd
Scraping the bottom of the barrel. I only...

Scraping the bottom of the barrel. I only recognized 2 "stars"........
Maybe it is time to retire this show?
Forum: 3D Displays   09-03-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 974
Posted By qz3fwd
+1 3D will continue to be a failure so long as...

+1 3D will continue to be a failure so long as glasses are required.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-03-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 164
Posted By qz3fwd
You might be able to connect a firewire cable...

You might be able to connect a firewire cable between your STB and your Mac and capture the recording as a perfect copy using applications in Apples Firewire SDK26's AVCVideoCap or FireRecord apps....
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-03-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By qz3fwd
As others have stated here, save yourself a bunch...

As others have stated here, save yourself a bunch of headache and get a cablecard tuner. I recommend HDHomeRun Prime.
What you want to do can be done with limited success with a device like the...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-03-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 40,660
Posted By qz3fwd
Yeah-I dont care for devices "molesting" the...

Yeah-I dont care for devices "molesting" the picture by downrezzing (throwing away information).

Cant you download the recordings presumably as mp4's or ts's and use mediainfo app on the file to...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-03-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 684
Views: 40,660
Posted By qz3fwd
For some reason I thought snowcat stated that the...

For some reason I thought snowcat stated that the tablo folks explained the device could not de-interlace 1080i to 1080p, but I guess I mis-read it. Sorry....
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-02-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 29,280
Views: 2,863,927
Posted By qz3fwd
Nope. Good old ebay...

Nope. Good old ebay...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-02-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 29,280
Views: 2,863,927
Posted By qz3fwd
Sadly-I actually have 2 brand new never opened...

Sadly-I actually have 2 brand new never opened 250's siting in storage now for several years! Now they are paperweights...
Luckily I only paid ~$100/each not $1000 or whateve the original selling...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   09-02-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 40,660
Posted By qz3fwd
If you are saying that it will take the 1080i...

If you are saying that it will take the 1080i native resolution (most of the major networks) and shrink it down to 720p, then that is really lame and a major flaw in the product which I was not aware...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-31-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 40,660
Posted By qz3fwd
Is the 4 tuner limited to 720p resolution? Mine...

Is the 4 tuner limited to 720p resolution? Mine is boxed up in storage while I prepare to move.....
Can you set a per channel resolution? ie-In otherwords for CBS/NBC/PBS I want 1080, while for ABC...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   08-29-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,220
Posted By qz3fwd
This is great, but you cannot order this chassis...

This is great, but you cannot order this chassis yet and it wont be avaliable until at least October. I checked as I was tempted to build a mini system, but decided instead to go with a tower chassis...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   08-29-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 276
Posted By qz3fwd
You will not be able to record without a Media...

You will not be able to record without a Media Center PC.
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-29-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 240
Posted By qz3fwd
DVR+ 16GB User Upgradeable To Internal HDD 1TB Version?

Has anyone torn down the non-internal HDD version of the DVR+ to see if the chassis has the HDD mounting provisins and the PCB has the traces and connector for power and sata connection to an...
Forum: HDTV Recorders   08-27-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 684
Views: 40,660
Posted By qz3fwd
High prolonged temperatures are mortal weapons...

High prolonged temperatures are mortal weapons for electronics like the Tablo. If you want a long lasting device, place it elsewhere where it is cooler. The thing is passively cooled and already runs...
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