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Forum: Portable Electronics: Digital Cameras, Camcorders, ebook Readers, iPods, MP3 Players and GPS   2009-01-08, 10:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,786
Posted By walker18
I guess I am in the minority here but I still...

I guess I am in the minority here but I still prefer CD. I find they sound better.
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2008-12-30, 11:58 AM
Replies: 253
Views: 76,152
Posted By walker18
Hey everyone, Sorry to barge in again, but...

Hey everyone,

Sorry to barge in again, but does anyone know anything about using the SD card with this player? My understanding was that a memory card could be used to expand the memory of this...
Forum: Home Theatre Corner   2008-12-29, 10:14 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 76,152
Posted By walker18
BD-live and SD??

Does this player automatically save BD-live content to an SD card if it is present? I could not find a place to change the settings to allow this to happen.

I just inserted a blank 16 GB SDHC...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2008-10-08, 08:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 929
Posted By walker18
I bought my Wii on opening day and found that it...

I bought my Wii on opening day and found that it had started to scratch my disks in a perfectly circular pattern. I phoned customer supposrt and within 10 days I had my Wii fixed and one of my...
Forum: Home Computing   2008-09-08, 11:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,321
Posted By walker18
Alternative to Picaboo

After spending $135 for a memory book from Picaboo only to find that photos had been cropped and pages/captions were missing I am looking for a reliable site that will allow me to make a book of my...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2008-07-18, 02:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,313
Posted By walker18
Wii Fit is definately worth it. My 5 year old is...

Wii Fit is definately worth it. My 5 year old is going crazy about it right now and it is a great way to have the kids moving around on rainy days. All of the adults I know who have used it have...
Forum: Home Computing   2008-04-06, 07:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,364
Posted By walker18
You know, I actually considered DVD but felt that...

You know, I actually considered DVD but felt that it would be easier to copy a drive to another drive every few years then to wrestle with many DVDs each time. I am using a USB drive and felt it was...
Forum: Home Computing   2008-04-06, 12:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,364
Posted By walker18
Hey, that was fast. I will actually be...

Hey, that was fast.

I will actually be keeping the original tapes at home. The hard drive is just going to be my remote backup. I hadn't thought about the metal case on the drive itself. Funny...
Forum: Home Computing   2008-04-06, 11:51 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,364
Posted By walker18
Hard drives and safety deposit boxes

I am wondering if anyone knows of any problems with keeping a hard drive in a safety deposit box. I have backed up all my camcorder tapes to an external drive and want to store it securely. I seem...
Forum: Sasktel   2007-09-22, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,933
Posted By walker18
I had my dtvrs installed on Wednesday and am...

I had my dtvrs installed on Wednesday and am impressed so far.

Although HD only allows one signal at a time you can watch a previously recorded show while recording another. SD allows 2 signals to...
Forum: Sasktel   2007-09-04, 09:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,933
Posted By walker18
I just got off the phone with Sasktel. My...

I just got off the phone with Sasktel. My install for my DVR is set for Sept. 19. The cost is $9.99/month per box. Me sales rep said I could have one HD box and one SD. I didn't ask about...
Forum: Sasktel   2007-08-14, 12:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 7,933
Posted By walker18
That may be what, the question now is when?

That may be what, the question now is when?
Forum: Sasktel   2007-07-30, 10:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,203
Posted By walker18
I have had Max HD since the beginning and I must...

I have had Max HD since the beginning and I must say that despite some major issues at first, I am quite happy with the service now. In fact, it seems that even the SD broadcasts are a lot higher...
Forum: A/V Receivers and Amplifiers   2007-04-26, 03:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 956
Posted By walker18
I run my HD on component through a RXV-2400 and...

I run my HD on component through a RXV-2400 and the picture is just fine.
Forum: Sasktel   2007-04-19, 07:17 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 96,460
Posted By walker18
I have to say that I am quite happy with my...

I have to say that I am quite happy with my service lately as well. Drop outs are still present but rare (less than one per evening) and very short (1 sec.) In fact, I watched a Front Row movie on...
Forum: What's On Blu-ray, DVD and in the theatres.   2007-04-14, 04:46 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,226
Posted By walker18
I just watched it last night. It even kept my...

I just watched it last night. It even kept my wife awake. I found the ending a little disappointing though.
Forum: Windows Computing   2007-04-14, 04:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By walker18
Thanks for the reply. I was looking at all...

Thanks for the reply.

I was looking at all my hidden system files and the whole drive was showing up. It was just showing that it was full. I had originally tried to partition it with Partition...
Forum: Windows Computing   2007-04-13, 09:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 998
Posted By walker18
XP Misreporting Hard Drive Usage?

I have a maxtor 250 gig hard drive that is reporting that it has 160 gigs of information on it. The problem is that I have added up the sizes of my folders and I am only at 60 gigs. When I run...
Forum: Sasktel   2006-12-11, 09:02 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 96,460
Posted By walker18
Just got a letter from Sasktel stating that they...

Just got a letter from Sasktel stating that they are continuing to improve the issues with HD service. Upgrades are coming and the initial Ultimate HD rate will continue until Jan. 31.
Forum: What's On Blu-ray, DVD and in the theatres.   2006-12-03, 07:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,850
Posted By walker18
I didn't see the Muppet Xmas Carol so I voted for...

I didn't see the Muppet Xmas Carol so I voted for Wonderful Life. I have watched the Muppets every year in recent memory. Since having kids we sometimes watch it more than once.
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2006-12-03, 07:02 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 20,956
Posted By walker18
Mine sits on a glass TV stand. I have it in the...

Mine sits on a glass TV stand. I have it in the horizontal position and notice it gets pretty warm.
Forum: Sasktel   2006-12-02, 07:04 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 96,460
Posted By walker18
Max HD has been available since November 1. I...

Max HD has been available since November 1. I have had it since the 4th and there have been some issues with the sound cutting in and out and the picture freezing. I have not noticed this for about...
Forum: 2006   2006-11-28, 05:12 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,115
Posted By walker18
If you export a movie instead of mpeg you can...

If you export a movie instead of mpeg you can change the settings from DV AVI to a number of other settings. This is done on a dropdown menu. From there you can adjust the size of the image, the...
Forum: 2006   2006-11-27, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,947
Posted By walker18
I've heard of people doing the headphone thing. ...

I've heard of people doing the headphone thing. Chose not to for a couple of reasons.

1. My wife and I often work out at the same time.

2. Would have very rank headphones with the amount I...
Forum: 2006   2006-11-26, 12:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 8,947
Posted By walker18
I love my treadmill and have for about 7 years. ...

I love my treadmill and have for about 7 years. It is a powertread and has stood up well considering it gets used quite vigorously 5 days a week.

The volume thing on the TV used to be a problem...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2006-11-25, 10:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,755
Posted By walker18
Well, after a week of trying various things I...

Well, after a week of trying various things I finally got the Wii to talk to my router. I switched from b to b/g mode. I changed my channel to 1. I reduced my transmission rate to the minimum. I...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2006-11-20, 09:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,755
Posted By walker18
Connecting Wii to 2Wire Router???

Has anyone had success connecting the Wii to a 2Wire Router using a wireless connection? The Wii is detecting the router and I have manually configured it but when I try to connect it fails.

Any...
Forum: Video Game Consoles and PC Gaming   2006-11-19, 12:16 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 20,956
Posted By walker18
I connected it using the supplied RCA cable to a...

I connected it using the supplied RCA cable to a 42 inch LCD projection TV. I am not unhappy with the picture. I am also not a hard-core gamer so take that for what its worth. The game has a very...
Forum: Sasktel   2006-11-12, 09:49 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 96,460
Posted By walker18
adodd, Don't wait a few months. Phone them...

adodd,

Don't wait a few months. Phone them now. The tech I talked to admited that there were some bugs to be worked out but encouraged me to keep calling in with any comments. His argument was...
Forum: Sasktel   2006-11-10, 01:19 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 96,460
Posted By walker18
I would have to agree. Yesterday a tech from...

I would have to agree. Yesterday a tech from Sasktel phoned and spent about an hour with me forcing various patches through to my system. He said most customers seem to be experiencing very little...
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