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Forum: AVS Forum Articles   06-25-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,744
Posted By barber76
Worst mistake I'me made three days ago installing...

Worst mistake I'me made three days ago installing bathtub sink. I saved ~50$ on doing it myself. Now I have to pay at least $1k for laminate flooring replacement...
Forum: Great Found Deals   06-22-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 116
Posted By barber76
Google Nexus Player $69 in BB

Google Nexus player (http://www.bestbuy.com/site/google-nexus-player-streaming-media-console-black/2445015.p?id=1219542308629&skuId=2445015) $69 in BB.
I don't have one, but reportedly it works fine...
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-23-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 2,460
Posted By barber76
I'm somewhat hesitant to ask, since English is...

I'm somewhat hesitant to ask, since English is not my native language, but... Is "A PROVACATIVE MIND-BENDER" quote on the backside of BR case has some meaning or the disk was let out with giant typo ?
Forum: Firewire 1394 Trade Association Q&A   05-08-2015, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 7,404
Posted By barber76
Except that this one is PCI, not PCIe.

Except that this one is PCI, not PCIe.
Forum: Official AVS Forum Blu-ray Disc Reviews   05-06-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,285
Posted By barber76
Mmm, Serebryakov, great actor, always solid...

Mmm, Serebryakov, great actor, always solid performance.
He gained instant popularity in USSR after playing karate prodigy in 1989's "Fanat" ( Soviet Bruce Lee of some kind :) ). Thankfully...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   09-26-2014, 08:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,068
Posted By barber76
I have a freshly updated 14.04 LTS, and all I...

I have a freshly updated 14.04 LTS, and all I needed is install user agent plugin for Chrome, which took ~30sec. Netflix works fine!
:D
Hopefully in a few days Netflix updates UA check so even...
Forum: General Home Theater & Media/Game Rooms   09-12-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 291
Posted By barber76
extending powerline kit with extra adapter

Hi everyone.
For quite a long time I'm using Linksys PLSK400 powerline kit. Is it possible to extend my powerline network to another room by adding one more 'receivng' adapter (PLS400)? And if so,...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   05-19-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 158
Posted By barber76
Dumb question. I'm sure someone will immediately...

Dumb question. I'm sure someone will immediately tell me what I'm doing wrong.
My setup is: two external sources (Sony Blu-ray player and HTPC) -> receiver Denon 1612 -> TV Panasonic P50ST50....
Forum: Speakers   05-13-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 893
Posted By barber76
I can only speak for SP-FS51-LR, maybe it is...

I can only speak for SP-FS51-LR, maybe it is relevant to SP-FS52-LR as well. I had to add central speaker for movies, since couldn't get enough speech clarity with 2.0. (instrumental music was fine,...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-07-2014, 02:58 PM
Replies: 1,587
Views: 144,023
Posted By barber76
2 Brajesh, lulimet: thanks for your input. Then,...

2 Brajesh, lulimet: thanks for your input. Then, Fire TV it is!
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   05-07-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 1,587
Views: 144,023
Posted By barber76
Don't want to start a new thread, so asking...

Don't want to start a new thread, so asking here: I need a smartbox in kids room. Streaming Netflix, but also playing DVD rips from network share (I have a hard drive plugged straight to the...
Forum: Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming   04-23-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 421
Posted By barber76
I was going to suggest DN2820FYKH NUC kit,...

I was going to suggest DN2820FYKH NUC kit, though it IS a PC, but... If you put Ubuntu on it, you'll need hacks to watch Netflix. Otherwise you have to add Windows and this gets you out of price...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   04-14-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 987
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by psykosonik http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1526274/display-issues-with-intel-nuc-dn2820fykh-yamaha-rx-v667#post_24588923)

Hi...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   04-09-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 987
Posted By barber76
Could you tell how DN2820FYKH works with Linux?...

Could you tell how DN2820FYKH works with Linux? As I understand, this NUC is cheapest, BayTrail based ? Any glitches with Linux on it?
Also, what exactly have you put on it - XBMCbuntu, or Ubuntu +...
Forum: Computers and Parts Great Found Deals!   11-22-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 561
Posted By barber76
Corsair CX430M $29.99 after rebate card. Newegg....

Corsair CX430M $29.99 after rebate card. Newegg. (http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139049&ignorebbr=1)
I couldn't find till what time the promotion is valid.
Note, that it...
Forum: HTPC - Linux Chat   07-10-2013, 10:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,760
Posted By barber76
I'm using Harmony 650 (IR), with external IR...

I'm using Harmony 650 (IR), with external IR receiver plugged to HTPC's usb port. I chose harmony to have one remote for everything - HTPC + TV + receiver.
Some XBMC-specific operations, like using...
Forum: Great Found Deals   03-19-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 452
Posted By barber76
BB has its Avengers exclusive pack on sale for...

BB has its Avengers exclusive pack on sale for $19.99 . Regular price is $69. IN STORE ONLY!
I've got one yesterday. It includes: fancy box, some stuff related to card games with Marvel...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-13-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 10,027
Views: 1,085,225
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by barber76 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Great Found Deals!   12-12-2012, 01:51 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 95,088
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by timatraw http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/1406945/panasonic-st50-deals/630#post_22692192)

Anybody bought their ST50 thru...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   12-12-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 1,059
Views: 795,664
Posted By barber76
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by barber76 http://www.avsforum.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.avsforum.com/t/931459/show-your-htpc-setup/930#post_22280867)

My 1st attempt on HTPC, and HT in...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2012, 01:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By barber76
Well, it leads me to another, more general Q: if...

Well, it leads me to another, more general Q: if it all goes down to repeating a single frame N times, is 24 fps - even in the best case of each frame being repeated equal number of times - really...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By barber76
I think motion smoother is OFF, but I'll...

I think motion smoother is OFF, but I'll double-check when get back home. I'm quite sure I switched it OFF the very first day, since immediately noticed SOE with it.
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-11-2012, 10:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 332
Posted By barber76
I'm really not sure which forum section should I...

I'm really not sure which forum section should I post to. So please point me to the correct one.
The problem: yesterday I finally watched Blu-Ray (MIP: the Ghost Protocol) on my new P50ST50....
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-07-2012, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10,027
Views: 1,085,225
Posted By barber76
Got my 50ST50 two days ago. On slides I can...

Got my 50ST50 two days ago. On slides I can definitely see those vertical stripes that, I believe, were reported both here and at avforums by multiple owners. One is brighter vertical stripe a few...
Forum: Plasma Flat Panel Displays   12-07-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 518
Posted By barber76
Hi everyone. Just wanted to share my experience...

Hi everyone. Just wanted to share my experience on programming ST50 events using Harmony 650.
The "watch TV" activity I set up on the remote, is primitive. TV source is "cable/antenna". But I...
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