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About $40.00. For me the real time scanning and jukebox update is worth it. I emailed them through the contact info on their website and got a fast respone along with a PayPal link.
Thanks. I may look into it. I am deciding if I want to stick with Dunes or go back to HTPC.
 

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Thanks. I may look into it. I am deciding if I want to stick with Dunes or go back to HTPC.
FWIW, I'm going back to dunes from my htpc. The eye candy on the htpc is nice, but I just keep running into one stupid playback issue after another.
 

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FWIW, I'm going back to dunes from my htpc. The eye candy on the htpc is nice, but I just keep running into one stupid playback issue after another.
I'll give you that. Playback is pretty much flawless on the Dunes. But networking on the Dunes, especially with Windows 7, can be a tad difficult. Easy to set up but security updates sometimes change the permissions and registry to disable proper networking. I have even gone as far as NOT updating W7 to prevent those security updates from screwing up my registry.
 

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I'll give you that. Playback is pretty much flawless on the Dunes. But networking on the Dunes, especially with Windows 7, can be a tad difficult. Easy to set up but security updates sometimes change the permissions and registry to disable proper networking. I have even gone as far as NOT updating W7 to prevent those security updates from screwing up my registry.
I stopped using windows for file services a long time ago for that very reason.
 

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Quote: Originally Posted by Hyabusha

Yes, so I use the patch.


Patch doesn't work with the latest firmware. I had to roll it back. Forced subs patch didn't work either.
Yep - confirmed.
 

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Hello all. I have a Popcorn Hour A200 in my living room and I'm considering adding a Dune product to my bedroom. Is there a consensus on the most STABLE/RELIABLE Dune product? I ask this as my kids can operate the A200 but is is slow in the movie wall. This newer Dune would look great in my setup, but there appears to be many issues...I have been out of the network streaming arena for a while...figured this thread may be up to date. Or might I be better off with a newer model Popcorn Hour?

Thanks to anyone for their time,

Robert
 

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MKV writing libraries my TV-303D likes clearly most libebml 0.79 + libmatroska 0.8.1. In practise, MKVmerge 3.2.0. 4+ years old version, I know. But in practice completely issue-free and most Dune -compatible MKV-making workhorse.

In my testing, MakeMKV made MKVs have had frequent audio drop-out issues with DTS-HD Master Audio. There is definetely something Dune-uncompatible in its mkv writing. Also newer MKVmerge versions have had (rare) video stuttering issues. So, if most robust playback and best possible Dune -experience is what you are after, stick on MKVmerge 3.2.0 when it comes making watching material for your Dune. :)
 

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MKV writing libraries my TV-303D likes clearly most libebml 0.79 + libmatroska 0.8.1. In practise, MKVmerge 3.2.0. 4+ years old version, I know. But in practice completely issue-free and most Dune -compatible MKV-making workhorse.

In my testing, MakeMKV made MKVs have had frequent audio drop-out issues with DTS-HD Master Audio. There is definetely something Dune-uncompatible in its mkv writing. Also newer MKVmerge versions have had (rare) video stuttering issues. So, if most robust playback and best possible Dune -experience is what you are after, stick on MKVmerge 3.2.0 when it comes making watching material for your Dune. :)
I use the lates MakeMKV with no issues. I'm using a d1 though.
 

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I use the lates MakeMKV with no issues. I'm using a d1 though.
Ok, nice to know they have got their set working. How many issue-free -mkvs playback experience you have with it? MakeMKVs version history tells that its newest version is 1.8.11 and has rolled out 16.6.2014. Five weeks ago, in other words. You can say with confidence that you have tested it issue free only in so short time??

By the way. I use MakeMKV too, but routinely rerun its output files going to be fed to Dune with MKVmerge 3.2.0. I have about one year and about +100 mkvs testing history with that duo, high video bitrate (+20 Mbps) directly from BD -extracted stuff with HD multichannel audio. In that time, the combination has never failed.
My test set is HDMI connected Yamaha AVR, LG TV and mkv-files from local usb-disk or SMB-file share from NAS in gigabit local network. Both playback file storage methods have worked equally good i.e. flawless. Dune has had never issues in its network-playback. 3D playback I have not tested, though.
 

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So I've been testing out jukeboxes for my Dune, one is Dune Flash Interface 2. I'm REALLY impressed with it. It's fast, offers a lot more interaction than Yadis and Zappiti, support movie box sets, has a pretty full featured jukebox editor.
 

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Tried it, the scraper was unable to match over half my movies.
The one thing about 10muse that is critical, the name of your movie has to match the name of the folder. So for example, Frozen (2013).mkv has to be in a folder named Frozen (2013). If you do this, 10muse's scraper works perfectly.
 

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The one thing about 10muse that is critical, the name of your movie has to match the name of the folder. So for example, Frozen (2013).mkv has to be in a folder named Frozen (2013). If you do this, 10muse's scraper works perfectly.
They all match exactly.
 

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They all match exactly.
Can you give a few examples of movies that won't scrape for you? I haven't had any issues with 10muse, so I'd like to test it out.
 

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They also have to match the TMDb name and not the IMDb name. They are sometimes very different.
I have around 1200 movies, the other scrapers that use TMDB are accurate within about 40 movies or so.
 
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