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Forum: High Dynamic Range (HDR) & Wide Color Gamut (WCG)   01-29-2017, 03:25 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 2,616
Posted By guiri
When I was young, some tv's even had a small...

When I was young, some tv's even had a small light in the back of the tv because of this and to this day, I sometimes prefer a little light in the room while watching. I do NOT like complete darkness...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-29-2017, 03:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
Well, that IS the question. Where is the cut off...

Well, that IS the question. Where is the cut off point?

I turn it off after 1 hour of not watching it? 2 hours, 3 hours?

I DO watch a lot of tv but sometimes I get on the computer
and stay...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-28-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
So, which ones are more durable? LCD's or CRT's? ...

So, which ones are more durable? LCD's or CRT's?

I know we've had tv's in the old days that prolly lasted 20 years.
My dad always liked to buy the German Nordmende

I bought my mom a Sanyo I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-28-2017, 08:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
Well, that's what I thought but now the opinions...

Well, that's what I thought but now the opinions seem to vary...of course, the most important thing
is probably the cut off time. Ie, how many hours before cutting it off so as not to keep turning...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-28-2017, 05:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
Mine doesn't seem to 'cause it'll keep going....

Mine doesn't seem to 'cause it'll keep going. Maybe I should check my settings.

Thanks all for the replies.

George
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-25-2017, 07:03 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
Considering I have no money for a new tv if it...

Considering I have no money for a new tv if it were to break, hell yeah I'd love to go for a new
record :)

THanks, George
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-25-2017, 12:34 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
Thanks for the lengthy reply and not that I don't...

Thanks for the lengthy reply and not that I don't appreciate the time you took, I'm just not sure I understand
half of it but I DO appreciate it.

As I'm not just a LITTLE dense, the conclusion I...
Forum: LCD Flat Panel Displays   01-20-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 347
Posted By guiri
Should I turn the TV off an on if I don't watch for a few hours or leave it on?

Should I turn the TV off an on if I don't watch for a few hours or leave it on?

I got in the habit of leaving the tv on between watching or if I'd just leave for an hour or two
when I had a CRT...
Forum: Speakers   03-07-2016, 07:58 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,227
Posted By guiri
I can VERY HIGHLY recommend the Polk RTi A1...

I can VERY HIGHLY recommend the Polk RTi A1 bookshelf speakers.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16882290153 Although mine were in CHERRY. Much better looking.

A friend of...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-24-2015, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
I already have it installed and I have been able...

I already have it installed and I have been able to get some of it in a folder or whatever they call it but I don't really understand what I'm doing
and it's more luck than anything that I have...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-24-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Would someone here be willing to talk to me OVER...

Would someone here be willing to talk to me OVER THE PHONE and walk me through how to use the PLEX?

I have a super hard time with READING comprehension and need to do this over the phone.

If...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-24-2015, 01:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 396
Posted By guiri
Thanks, didn't see it but thought that it might...

Thanks, didn't see it but thought that it might be listed some other way.

Thanks

George
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-24-2015, 10:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 396
Posted By guiri
Hey, so THIS model of WD TV will NOT be able to...

Hey, so THIS model of WD TV will NOT be able to play HEVC then?

http://www.wdc.com/en/products/products.aspx?id=1270#Tab3

Thanks

George
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   12-24-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 7,103
Views: 1,493,517
Posted By guiri
Problems with my WD TV Live. Guys, lately,...

Problems with my WD TV Live.

Guys, lately, I've been having problems with my WD TV Live but last night, it started acting really weird.

I would go to watch a video and pull it up from my server...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-31-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Tim, it used to but I think these are new...

Tim, it used to but I think these are new formats. Here's the reply from one guy over at the WD TV forum:

WDTV won't do HEVC (High Efficiency Video Coding) or x.265.
It's the hardware that...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-30-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Well, I think my situation may be a little...

Well, I think my situation may be a little different from yours guys. First of all, I couldn't care less about posters or artwork or metadata.
Sure, it's cool to have but if it's that or rename...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-30-2015, 08:05 AM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Windows 7, and movies. They are usually name of...

Windows 7, and movies. They are usually name of the movie and the year and maybe some other crap. Does this
mean that I have to rename everything?

Can you not get this thing to just index...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-29-2015, 11:59 PM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Well, I posted my question in the plex forum, got...

Well, I posted my question in the plex forum, got a reply with links to the manual so to speak but I'm still stumped as I have a very hard
time understanding written instructions so. I replied back...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-23-2015, 02:37 AM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Hey, for some reason I am now logged in??? ...

Hey, for some reason I am now logged in???

Don't ask me but it works now. Check this out (from their FB page that I found after I had posted here).

"Well hell, now it's working...?

I just...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   10-21-2015, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 130,444
Posted By guiri
Hi, I just signed up with Plex and I wanted to...

Hi, I just signed up with Plex and I wanted to log on to their forum to ask questions but it will NOT let me log on.

I see my screen name but I do NOT get a field to type in the password. When I...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-25-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 455
Posted By guiri
We tried that but he doesn't seem to know any...

We tried that but he doesn't seem to know any insider people. I'll call dish's corporate office next week to see if they can help. Not holding my breath though.

I also bought the thingie to...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-19-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 455
Posted By guiri
I will. I use the tv as a sleep aid as I pretty...

I will. I use the tv as a sleep aid as I pretty much have insomnia and it helps me fall asleep. HOWEVER, it does NOT help me fall
asleep the way it sounds now. It drives me friggin' crazy!
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-19-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 455
Posted By guiri
Because bro, we did what I was told to do and...

Because bro, we did what I was told to do and nothing helped.
This is just another desperate attempt to fix this as it's driving me nuts
and I'm at the point of canceling my dish service and just...
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-19-2015, 02:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 455
Posted By guiri
That's what I'm afraid of :(

That's what I'm afraid of :(
Forum: 2-Channel Audio   09-19-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 455
Posted By guiri
Not entirely impossible but the think is also...

Not entirely impossible but the think is also that I had the same equipment a few months
ago and it sounded fine till I replaced my 612 dvr with a hopper.

I also ordered this thing to see if...
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