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Roku like device with keyboard by Todd17
Is there a Roku or Chromecast like device that comes with a full size keyboard for inputing movies.
August 10th 14 06:32 PM
by Smarty Go to last post
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Programming a Logitech Harmony One to control a LG NBN36 Sound Bar by Charlie Hoffpauir
I wonder if there is someone with a Harmony One who could give some pointers on how to set this up. The Logitech site (for setup) doesn't even list Sound Bars. I tried setting it up as a receiver, but that didn't work very well (really, not at all). It works fine using the LG remote, so it would...
August 5th 14 06:54 PM
by Gene E. Bloch[_2_] Go to last post
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hd roof top antenna by badgolferman
I'm considering ditching cable TV and going streaming and broadcast. I assume I can run the antenna feed to the same place where the cable connects into the attic. This will be good enough for all the outlets throughout the house, correct? My current cable connection requires a powered amplifier...
August 1st 14 07:27 AM
by Ant Go to last post
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Silver Sensor by TeeJay1952[_2_]
I have had one of these arrow shaped $40 antennae for HD for about 10 or 15 years. I use it for a forth input or when Comcast takes the day off. While dusting the other day it fell so that it is sitting on it's base pointing up instead of pointing in a direction. All stations came in! No...
July 30th 14 04:26 PM
by Jim Wilkins[_2_] Go to last post
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Time Warner keeps adding to my fees by Novel8
I know the situation by now ..argue with them and threaten to end your membership and they resort back to the original fee. Its a cat and mouse thing.. Late last November i did just that and they promised to scale back my fees. Since then, with out any warning, they have added almost $13...who...
July 25th 14 08:29 AM
by Ant Go to last post
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Video conversion by [email protected]
Is there a way or a program that will enable me to convert or transfer a DVD video to a wmv or avi format so I can put the video on a flashdrive? Okay, sounds like a dumb idea. But I'm not talking about a Hollywood produced movie on a DVD. A year or so ago I send some old video tapes and 8mm film...
July 16th 14 07:57 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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LCD projection lamp life by tony
I may regret what I have done. I recently purchased a Sony 42" LCD rear projection TV. Nice set but The salesman did not tell me that the lamp might have only about 2000 hrs life. That's 170 days if used 12 hours a day. Damn...At a cost of $180, this means over $360 per year in lamp costs. Is...
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June 11th 14 04:05 PM
by John McWilliams Go to last post
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3D TV question by [email protected]
Okay, I've had my new Sony 4K 3D TV for a few weeks now. I've only watched a couple of DVD's which involved space, like the space station. I enjoy the 3D, but what I'd like to know is will I ever see the type of 3D I've seen at places like Disney World where things just seem to leap right out of...
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June 7th 14 06:07 PM
by Klaus Go to last post
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This is new to me... by [email protected]
But then, I'm behind the times nowadays. I just saw an ad for a device which plugs into a wall outlet and turns the two plugs into six, and also has two USB plugs. Apparently, you can send a USB signal through your household's electric wiring system????? And if this is the case, can I put one...
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May 28th 14 05:23 PM
by RickMerrill[_4_] Go to last post
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Sub-woofer placement by [email protected]
Anywhere, right? A big woofer came with my Sony sound bar and the best location I have for it is across the room from the TV and off to the side of the sofa. Does location matter with a subwoofer? Thanks.
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May 18th 14 06:15 PM
by Jim Wilkins[_2_] Go to last post
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Auto Scan Required by David Godbee
I picked up a Westinghouse LTV-37W2HD LCD TV at a garage sale for free. It would not power on. I purchase a new power supply ($20) and installed it which solved that problem. However, I have it hooked up to an HDTV antenna and each time I turn it on it prompts me with Auto Scan Required. It forgets...
May 16th 14 12:24 AM
by RickMerrill[_4_] Go to last post
5 1,293
Networking Question by [email protected]
Hopefully not OT as it involves a TV. I know nothing about networking other than I have a wireless router which currently is hooked up to a SOny Blu-ray DVD player and a Roku device, and also sends me a signal to my iPad. It was all pretty much plug and play. No problems. I have bought a Sony 4K...
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May 13th 14 03:26 AM
by Ron Go to last post
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Sound bar question by [email protected]
I just today became the proud owner of a Sony 4K TV. It's a thing of beauty. Anyway, as the sound comes out the bottom of the set, it's not great (the picture is to die for). So I'm looking at sound bars. The set is on a table stand, so I have no clearance to put a sound bar in front of the TV....
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May 3rd 14 02:27 PM
by Bill Gill Go to last post
13 1,757
Uses for FIOS boxes? by [email protected]
I have HD FIOS cable service, three boxes, all without DVR. I had been using VCRs since the mid-1970s and kinda miss it that they achieved some very advanced specs before (with the obvious exception of Tivo) companies stopped producing them. I toyed with Archos before discovering (the expensive...
April 23rd 14 12:11 AM
by John McWilliams Go to last post
6 1,077
Wireless home theater? by [email protected]
I'm going to be buying a new TV, a Sony 65" 4K, the 850 model without the speakers on the sides of the screen as I don't have the room to accomodate that wide of a TV at 66 inches. I can handle the 58 inch wide no speaker set. For the past few years, with my 52 inch Sony Bravia, I have used a...
April 18th 14 11:28 PM
by Bill Gill Go to last post
5 1,543
TV's future by UCLAN[_3_]
"Just a hop and a skip from Thomas Edison's old Newark stomping grounds, an American small business is helping to invent the future of television." http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2014/03/20/reviewed-oled-tv-made-in-america/6568445/?AID=10709313&PID=6155355&SID=nsi8b3isl0ow
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April 8th 14 04:36 AM
by Ron Go to last post
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Wireless HDMI by UCLAN[_3_]
"Whether you've cut the cord or not, you have probably had times where you wished you could transport video content from one room to another." http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/personal/2014/03/22/cutting-the-cord-kinivo-hdmi-extender/6659147/
April 2nd 14 02:49 AM
by RickMerrill[_4_] Go to last post
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Recording 3D movies? by Patty Winter
A friend asked whether I could record a 3D movie from DirecTV for him. He apparently forgot that I have neither a 3D TV nor DirecTV. :-) But it got me wondering whether such a recording is possible with consumer-grade equipment. From what I've been able to determine with a little Googling, some...
March 21st 14 10:56 PM
by the dog from that film you saw[_3_] Go to last post
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External tuner by [email protected]
Just purchased a dvd/vcr system that needs an external tuner. Where in Des Moines Ia can I purchase one less than $50?
March 10th 14 06:56 AM
by Wes Newell[_2_] Go to last post
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Black Box That Does Chrome Browser? by (PeteCresswell)
Has anybody got a box that: - Connects to the TV - Has no moving parts - Takes very little power - Presents an instance of the Chrome browser
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March 8th 14 04:18 AM
by Les Cargill[_3_] Go to last post
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