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Panny Viera with Top Up TV? by Grumps
HI, I wonder if any one can help me as I'm being given the run around by both Panasonic and my local dealer!! We have a Panasonic Viera with built in freeview and now the other half has decided she has to have UKGold!! which of course is encrypted. On the back of the tv is a (Common Interface...
November 20th 04 01:50 PM
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DVD recorder - TV - Freeview box : connection mayhem! by Greg W
Hi all, I have a TV (3 scarts), DVD recorder (2 scarts, 1 RF input, 1 RF output) and Freeview box (1 scart and an RF loop passthrough). I am struggling to connect them so that I can : - record analog TV while watching freeview - record freeview while watching analog TV - record freeview and watch...
November 20th 04 01:25 PM
by Greg W Go to last post
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LCD TV vs. TV Card/PC/TFT by Gelf
Any thoughts on this, strictly in the context of small screen LCD, ie 15"? I had a Samsung 15" LCD TV for a while, probably 2002 vintage, and the picture was pretty awful. It was as if there was no depth to the picture, like coloured paper shapes stuck on top of the screen. Interestingly, when I...
November 20th 04 10:18 AM
by loz Go to last post
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Can anyone recommend a good RGB Scart block extender (multiple scarts into 1 socket) ? by MarkF
I have seen various multi scart block adaptors in high street shops, but was wondering if anyone could recommend a good RGB multi scart block adaptor in order that I may plug numerous items into 1 scart socket on the back of the tv. Ta, Mark
November 20th 04 12:53 AM
by Lee Mellows Go to last post
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Componant out to Scart by John
Hi Went to buy some new leads today and was advised to buy a componant out to scart lead to connect my DVD to my Plasma. Now , I read the DVD manual and it says that componant out should never be sent to scart and to get RGB , i need a scart to scart lead. Will a componant out to scart lead work...
November 20th 04 12:37 AM
by ThePunisher Go to last post
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Any opinions on the Sony KV-32HX15U set ? by MarkF
Can anyone give me any feedback on this set? Many thanks, Mark
November 20th 04 12:33 AM
by MarkF Go to last post
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Just bought 46" Tosh DLP........ by dave
hI Well spent an hour building another bloody cabinet! This tv is stunning! Pic on rgb (theres 2 of em) - is excellent from sky - prog scan via component is even better! Just ordered my xbox hi def pack from liksang from some hi def goodness next
November 19th 04 05:26 PM
by dave Go to last post
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TOSlink splitter by Turbohat
Is it feasible to connect a TOS-Link splitter in reverse. I.e. Instead of connecting one source to two receivers (as the specs usually say on these things), is it possible to connect two sources to one receiver?, eg an XBOX and a DVD player? Cheers
November 19th 04 03:02 PM
by Liam McLaughlin Go to last post
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Eliminating fan noise on Fujitsu plasma by Rod Ryland
I own a 42" Fujitsu plasma monitor (PDS4214W-S). The visual output is terrific, but I am frustrated by the buzzing/humming sound caused by the twin fans. This noise is particularly annoying when watching a movie with quiet scenes, as the fan noise is quite audible - even when sitting about 15...
November 19th 04 02:33 PM
by Liam McLaughlin Go to last post
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Very poor component output from Panny ER55 to Axium by Resident Drunk
Hi all, I have bought an ER55 to go with my Sagem Axium. I have read previous posts that the scaler in this TV is so good that feeding an interlaced image is sometimes preferable to progressive. However using the interlaced input with this DVD player (with good cables) the picture is attrociuos -...
November 19th 04 12:08 PM
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FS: Cheap Multiregion Toshiba DVD Cinema System £75 by Alex
Hiya, Due to an upcoming house move (well hopefully) i'm selling off some stuff... So, I have a Toshiba SD-43HK All in one DVD sytem, excellent specced system and working fine, specs are below: Does Prologic 2, DD, DTS, MP3, WMA, JPEG, plays CDR,CDRW,DVD-R/W, havent got any DVD+R/W to try, but...
November 19th 04 11:48 AM
by Alex Go to last post
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plasma spec?? / Possible Bargain Alert by Tim Morley
Is this a good spec for a Panasonic Screen?? Screen size (diagonal) 42-inch Resolution 852x480 Screen brightness 780 Contrast ratio 4000:1 Pixel Pitch 1.08mm x 1.08mm Screen Coating AR (Anti-Reflection) Coating Bezel colour Black Power Supply AC 220 - 240 V, 50/60Hz Dimensions 1020 x 610 x 89 mm
November 19th 04 11:13 AM
by DCA Go to last post
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Pronto HEX IR importer by Nath
I don't have a Pronto, but I heard it's possible to import HEX IR commands to Pronto software? Basically I need to insert the multi-region hack IR command into my MX-700, I have the HEX commands but my MX-700 doesn't allow importing HEX. So if I can import & save to a .CCF I can then import the...
November 19th 04 11:03 AM
by Kez Go to last post
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DVD - Plasma connection help by Derek Beaumont
Hi All, I've recently bought a Fujitsu plasma display and want to connect it to my Pioneer DVD player but I'm not sure how to connect it. The plasma display has connects for: 15D plug, RGBHV, S-Vid and Composite. The DVD player has connects for YPbPr Component, S-Vid and Composite. I would like...
November 19th 04 10:15 AM
by Derek Beaumont Go to last post
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Speaker Cables by arkwright
Hi, I've just installed some new speakers on wall brackets and am thing about the best way to hide the cables...anybody any ideas? Thanks
November 19th 04 08:47 AM
by Stewart Pinkerton Go to last post
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Harmony remotes by Mike Phillips
I'm thinking of buying one of these but can't decide which would be the best option for use with Sky+. I assume the 688, or the 680, would be best as these seem to have options specifically for DVR/Tivo use - which I would have thought should make them compatible with Sky+ unless I'm making...
November 18th 04 08:24 PM
by mikes Go to last post
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FS/FT:***Spider-Man 2:CE, Killer Nun! + loads more*** by APPRIA40WR
Take a look http://homepage.ntlworld.com/umd/forsale.html Check out my wants http://homepage.ntlworld.com/umd/dvdwants.html Any offers to email Ta.
November 18th 04 05:16 PM
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Steps to connect home-cinema system to my DVD player and Sky by maho
Hello everybody. Wonder if u can help... I am thinking about buying a cinema system, such as SC-HT520, SC-HT870, etc. The cinema system comes with DVD player, but I've got real nice DVD player that has video decoder and play any kind of file, such as AVI, MPEG, MPEG3, etc. So I really would like...
November 17th 04 09:22 PM
by Guy Dawson Go to last post
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Balancing speaker levels for DVD-Audio / SACD. by Overlord
Hi all, I'm a little puzzled, As you may have read in some of my other posts I've recently bought a Denon DVD 2900 DVD-Audio/Video & SACD player. Today I've been setting it up (speaker levels etc). My Amp has been balanced with a SPL meter for the digital input for DD & dts etc. But you need to...
November 17th 04 09:10 PM
by Overlord Go to last post
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Opinion Req: Yamaa DVD2700 by Bryan Anderson
I'm looking for a (very) budget DVD player to replace the old Grundig job we have at the moment. Only real requirement is that is can play VCD and SVCDs that I and other family members have recorded, and also multi-region as we have family overseas that often send us DVD's. The Yamada DVD2700 is a...
November 17th 04 08:20 PM
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