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Forum: Items for Sale   2012-09-16, 11:43 PM
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Posted By ClgShaft
price drop. New Price $800

price drop.
New Price $800
Forum: Items for Sale   2012-08-18, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 860
Posted By ClgShaft
FS: Calgary, Epson 720p Projector and 106" Grandview Screen, $1000 obo

Hello,

I am selling my used Epson 720p home cinema projector and 106" Grandview screen. Includes an extra brand new bulb and ceiling mount. Cannot ship due to size of screen, will not sell...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2012-06-02, 02:24 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 12,635
Posted By ClgShaft
Eljaca, Let me know how ou make out with...

Eljaca,

Let me know how ou make out with wmc. I used it for a few months, but have found mediaportal to be way superior for my needs. I am now transitioning away from xbmc.

I am using moving...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2012-04-27, 12:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,822
Posted By ClgShaft
I have been through your pain many times. ...

I have been through your pain many times.

WMC 3 times, mythtv twice, nextpvr, sage, and media portal.

I use media portal for live tv and tv recording.

I use xbmc for the rest.

INTERNET...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2012-04-27, 12:14 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 12,635
Posted By ClgShaft
I am using media portal tv server, and the front...

I am using media portal tv server, and the front end for live tv.

I use xbmc for movies and recorded tv, just really like it.

using 3 - 1600, 1 2250, 2 950q, and 1 collossus all hauppauge.

I...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2012-03-25, 12:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,326
Posted By ClgShaft
Dezzpayne- what are your settings in handbrake? ...

Dezzpayne- what are your settings in handbrake?

I am using makemkv and handbrake, couldn't get clownbd to work.

On makemkv when the blu ray opens there is two to three versions, deepening on...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2012-03-19, 07:21 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 78,578
Posted By ClgShaft
I have two 950q, three 1600's, a 2250, and a...

I have two 950q, three 1600's, a 2250, and a colossus working on a htpc using mediaportal.

I haven't had any driver issues.
Forum: Home Computing   2012-01-28, 07:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 20,062
Posted By ClgShaft
Is it possible to record directly to the nas from...

Is it possible to record directly to the nas from wmc?


I currently ave a 2tb drive that is almost full, so would require 4tb in raid just for current. Is it possible they will come out with a...
Forum: OTA Station & Network Operational Status   2012-01-11, 11:55 PM
Replies: 731
Views: 160,582
Posted By ClgShaft
I noticed that CKALDT does not have the show...

I noticed that CKALDT does not have the show details for older reruns, ie: how i met your mother and 30 rock that run daily. any reason behind this?

I am using wtv renamer to rename my wtv files,...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-13, 11:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,480
Posted By ClgShaft
Jay, I was looking for the same setup as...

Jay,

I was looking for the same setup as you. I have used mythtv, sage, and wmc. I really liked mythtv, but found out how hard it was to view my sat receiver, afaik the colloses still isn't...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-10, 11:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,480
Posted By ClgShaft
Take a look at media portal, it can do what you...

Take a look at media portal, it can do what you are asking.

Like mythtv requires some work.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-10, 11:37 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
My issue with wmc was that I couldn't configure a...

My issue with wmc was that I couldn't configure a cable and satellite stb on one system.

Yes, I have been at this along time. I am liking media portal, and it is open sourcevlike mythtv, and has...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-10, 12:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
Mythtv wouldn't recognize one of my 1600's, my...

Mythtv wouldn't recognize one of my 1600's, my 2250's would interfere with each other, and the 950q just didn't work.

Having to have the knowledge on writing udev code, mythtv was over my head.
...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-09, 05:41 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
No to the xbox. I linked my schedulers...

No to the xbox.

I linked my schedulers direct account, so yes I have my Canadian guide data.

No limit on tuners, I currently have 10.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-09, 05:34 PM
Replies: 1,072
Views: 197,690
Posted By ClgShaft
Hey guys, I am needing a little advice on my...

Hey guys,

I am needing a little advice on my system.

Current system:
Asus m4a77d mb
Amd athlon II x2 250 3ghz 2mb cache
Evga geforce gt430 1gb ddr3
Patriot 4 gb pc2 6400 ddr2
Corsair 430cx...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-09, 02:40 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
Using the arcsoft plugin for blu ray, doesn't...

Using the arcsoft plugin for blu ray, doesn't that use the arcsoft codec?

I am using the Microsoft codec and is working great. Can't wait to get this working with the colossus, then I'll be all...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-09, 01:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 8,487
Posted By ClgShaft
Not using wm7 anymore, it didnt allow me to use...

Not using wm7 anymore, it didnt allow me to use Cable stb and satellite stb at the same time, now using media portal.

Guide Id's
Calgary bell 28528220
Calgary shaw digital 28520341

Hope these...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-10-09, 01:03 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
Hello All, I believe I have finally found my...

Hello All,

I believe I have finally found my ultimate pvr. I am now using media portal. It is similar to mythtv, but without the limitations on tuners and blu ray. I am using radio, tv, videos,...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-09-02, 01:24 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
I am to now looking at eyetv. I do not have a...

I am to now looking at eyetv. I do not have a apple pc, so I would be starting out again, and i need to find out how many tuners can be added, that seems to be my issue.

I do have a iPad, iPod,...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-31, 02:33 AM
Replies: 474
Views: 204,508
Posted By ClgShaft
i tried to configure manually, and you cannot...

i tried to configure manually, and you cannot setup two different sources from settop boxes, it is either cable or satellite.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-31, 12:27 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 9,727
Posted By ClgShaft
hey guys, i have been using wmc7 for a...

hey guys,

i have been using wmc7 for a couple months now, with an xbox extender. wmc is easy to setup and user friendly. i do not like the inability to manually setup my tuners, and having to...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-29, 08:50 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 204,508
Posted By ClgShaft
does anyone have a cable set top box and a...

does anyone have a cable set top box and a satellite set top box working with wmc7? if so, what are the correct steps in setting up?

I cannot differenciate between them. I have two 1600's and 2...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-28, 11:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,326
Posted By ClgShaft
Amd athlon II x2 250 processor 3.0ghz 4gb of...

Amd athlon II x2 250 processor 3.0ghz
4gb of ram

the finished file does not play. the ts file plays but with the narratar, not sure how to turn that off.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-28, 12:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,326
Posted By ClgShaft
well the clownbd part went well, the handbrake...

well the clownbd part went well, the handbrake not so.

i am ripping avatar, and started last night. i opened the ts file, and selected high profile as I have done with all my dvd's. still has 9...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-26, 01:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,326
Posted By ClgShaft
thanks for the help, it is working. guess i need...

thanks for the help, it is working. guess i need to purchase anydvd.

thanks
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-24, 01:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 7,326
Posted By ClgShaft
hey guys, I am new to blu ray ripping. I...

hey guys,

I am new to blu ray ripping. I have all my dvd's ripped and converted to m4v so I can play all on iphone, ipad, ps3 and wmc. I now want to start ripping all my blu rays.

I have...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-23, 10:05 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 204,508
Posted By ClgShaft
How do you force a guide update? My Canadian atsc...

How do you force a guide update? My Canadian atsc guide info didn't update.

Thanks
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-22, 11:51 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 204,508
Posted By ClgShaft
@ Wayne shaw cable - 28520341 bell -...

@ Wayne

shaw cable - 28520341
bell - 28528220

these are for calgary listings.
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-11, 09:26 PM
Replies: 474
Views: 204,508
Posted By ClgShaft
i setup as a us system and added shaw cable in...

i setup as a us system and added shaw cable in both files for the guide id number. as usual the new guide does not show in about guide and nothing when mapping channels.

the file ran as a...
Forum: Home Theatre Personal Computer (HTPC) and Media Extenders   2011-08-11, 01:01 AM
Replies: 474
Views: 204,508
Posted By ClgShaft
Pnear, I have no idea how to do what you...

Pnear,

I have no idea how to do what you have mentioned.

You are correct, I have set my system up as a us zip and using no guide id for the Canadian channels. After 14 days I also have to redo...
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