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  1. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    Hi guys, I hope u can help me, I have a pc running windows 8 connected to network by a netgear wireless adapter, and I'm using wdtv, that's wired connected to router/modem, to play mostly large mkv files using Windows shares, I have the standard router/modem combo that came with Comcast, most...
  2. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
     Hi! I am trying 3D OU MKV movies with my WD Live Hub connected to a TV Samsung F8000 but the TV doesn't convert the image completly.    But 3D SBS movies works pretty good instead.   Also I playback the same movie 3D OU using TV player and WD Live Hub as media server and it Works!!!  ...
  3. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
     So I've been trying to stream my 1080p content (.mkv files) from my laptop to my samsung smart tv in another room. My setup includes my laptop (decent enough but not like gaming laptops, 6GB RAM, NVIDIA 540m, i7 2xxxx), TV is samsung es7500 and netgear n600 for the wifi router. My internet is...
  4. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
     Hello all. I am new for the forum and am looking to set up a home video streaming system but have few questions for your collective expertiseJ.   Hardware ·         I have purchased a HP ProLiant server which I am looking to use as NAS unit, likely to go with WHS 2011 for OS ·         I...
  5. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
     I bought one for Xmas on Amazon and have two external hard drives (both samsung), neither of which is detected by the media player.  It is connected to the internet and has the latest firmware.   on the manual it says - The media player has a USB port that supports playback from WD USB...
  6. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    We're looking to get away from cable and go to a streaming setup that incorporates Netflix, Hulu, etc. with our own library of music and videos. Ideally we could access it from two TVs and possibly our phones via Plex. Is XBMC the way to go? Or can the Roku 3 somehow do it all? It's been awhile...
  7. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    I recently bought a WD TV Live Streamer (Gen 3) and trying to set it up. I have an external USB hard drive with a few hundred movies and TV shows on it. Mostly mkv, but there are avi and flv files as well. Each movie/ TV show is in separate folder. Questions: 1. The SMP gets and shows the...
  8. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    After looking at all the media players. I'm not sure which one plays the better audio. At least giving me true pass through audio. My avr will do all the work. Oh, 1080p and 3d is a must too. In fact, I just thought of something. Seeing my sony tv gives me all the 3d options that I can set...
  9. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    Any ideas on how to best get cable to a room with "no cable"? Right now, I am using a Slingbox 350, streaming to an WD TV Play with Slingplayer, but the UI is remarkably clumsy. Are there any methods out there that might do a better job? I need to stream it to a tv, not a PC. I can't help...
  10. Outdoor Theaters
    I have an older Benq Projector (No HDMI or USB port) and would like to show movies outside, but it's a bother to drag all the equipment out. Is there some type of box ( I have a WDTV - USB connector only) or system so I don't need to have a laptop connected to the Projector? In the house, I...
  11. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    I need some help here. I didn't want this to be a "what should I buy" questionnaire so I'll do my best. I have 2 WDTV SMP's (living room and bedroom) both hardwired via cat6 to (2) 3TB WD NAS. We just cut the cord on cable to save nearly $200/month. The problem is that these irritating little...
  12. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    I've ripped all of my DVDs to provide quick viewing via a WDTV. My Pioneer Kuro has a superior upscaler so I set the WDTV to output 480p over HDMI and let the Kuro upscale the content. The WDTV will not allow 480i (source direct) output over the HDMI so I notice that the original DVDs...
  13. Remote Control Area
    Anyone know how I can fix this? When I turn off my WDTV Streaming media player with the Factory remote it turns off my Sony KDL40W3000
  14. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
     Previously, the easiest way to stream Spotify to your TV was via a current gen Roku box like Roku 3 with the Roku Spotify app or via a WDTV box. Apple TV owners could also stream spotify via AirPlay.   But those solutions are all more expensive than the $35 chromecast stick.   Now, with...
  15. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    I'm looking for a box that can stream online media similar to a roku but can also play my bluray rips from my server over my wired network and can bistream DTS-MA HD/Dolby TrueHD to my receiver. Right now i'm using a HTPC to do this and it does the job but I want to find something quieter...
  16. Soundbars
    I have a TV set up in front of my treadmill. Most shows/movies are not loud enough for me to hear over the sound of the treadmill without subtitles, I'd like to fix that. What is the loudest soundbar available that can hook directly into my WDTV media streamer (via optical) for under $250 or...
  17. Networking, Media Servers & Content Streaming
    The WD TV Live seems to be a new media player with built-in wifi for $99.99. Some initial pre-release info is here: http://slickdeals.net/forums/showthr...d=0&p=43462568 More info as and when the official PR comes out...
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