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    Help selecting Bose surround speakers

    I recently purchased a Bose Sound Bar 700 and I’m trying to decide on which surround speakers to buy to compliment it. I have been reading up on this and it has left me totally confused. The system is going in my family room which is 24’ deep by 12’ wide. The 60” TV is in front with the sound...
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    Help me pick a UST projector?

    Long story longer, I just installed a lovely wood burning fireplace on the wall where my TV used to hang. I can hang my TV on the new chimney chase... and block the lovely masonry work I'm doing and potentially soak the TV full of heat from the fireplace, but I have decided to go projection...
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    Need help choosing new replacement projector with 92 inch screen and projector mount 11 feet from screen

    I really need help. Twelve years ago I set up my living room with a 92 inch (diagonal) Stewart motorized drop down screen and a Sony VPL AW 10 projector. The projector and screen were professionally installed and the projector was ceiling mounted about 11 feet from the screen. Today, i...
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    Onkyo ht 560 no longer shows volume bar on tv. Receiver setup menu does not show on TV. Help!!!

    Onkyo ht 560 no longer shows volume bar on tv. Receiver setup menu does not show on TV. Help!!!
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    Need Help Please - Testing Speakers.

    Hello Everyone, So I have a chance to buy a set of, USED Def Tech BP-8 or Def Tech BP-10's locally from someone. He does have power I can use there, but no Amp. Any thoughts on a way I can test the speakers to be "somewhat" certain they work well? I have a 7.1 Receiver but I would really...
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    How Best to Achieve 2.1 Audio on Mini Mac...

    hi, need help with 2020 mac mini on a general work station for every day tasks. Been seeing many small dacs/amps, bt base stations, etc... what are the best options for 2.1 that everyone loves fot sound and tiny desk footprint.? Feel free to refer me to all the other thread I didn't research cuz...
  7. John Besse

    Connection Help Needed

    I just made the transition from High Def projector to 4k TV. I upgraded my receiver a little while ago to a Marantz SR6013 and just bought the LG 86UN8570PUC 86" 4k TV. I've noticed the apps on the TV are a bit faster than my older Fire TV box and they look a lot cleaner than my PlayStation 4...
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    help me.

    dvd not working.
  9. Johnny Angell

    Help Me Identify an Actress

    I cannot come up with her name. It's driving me nuts. She was in a TV series (can't remember that name either). She was a newlywed and the couple lived near, in the same building maybe with her parents who were aging hippies. And writing this jogged my memory, it's Jenna Elfman. Thanks...
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    Need to help!!! The subwoofer has some strange sound

    Hi all, I have just bought a new Edifier S350DB speaker. But in some songs, my subwoofer emits some strange sound like rattling sound. The first song that I played "Infinity Ink - Infinity (Dubdogz & Bhaskar Remix) (Bass Boosted)" https://youtu.be/JUh79963OM8 The second song: "Imany feat...
  11. mediaseth

    LG WebOS help needed

    A strange issue developed with my LG C8 55" First, the Disney+ app had an update message. No biggie, I clicked on "update." Nope. Nothing. No response. So, I clicked on "open" and I got a blue screen like it was trying to load the app but froze. It wasn't completely frozen, though, as I could...
  12. MikeSme

    help choosing NEC NP-PA500 or Epson Cinema 550 projector?

    Epson Cinema 550: $175 1400 lumen 3000:1 contrast or- NEC NP-PA500x: $350 5000 lumen 2000:1 contrast in the process of wiring the ceiling, (9' height) I can hang them at any distance back from the screen. it's a "110 electric DRAPER Cinescreen. Thanks.
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    Help with picking an AV reciever

    If there is a nominal 50-watt max 100 watt 4 ohm will it connect to a 6ohms minimum 100watt av receiver? I am trying to make a 5.1 home theater system for gaming and movie watching. I will update when I find a subwoofer. But here is what I have. Canton Plus X.2 - speakers Boston Acoustics P430...
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    Need help with speaker placement

    I've been looking into getting a HT set up in my room for a while, but the current layout doesn't seem like it'd work. I'm looking to get JBL set up with x2 590 or 580/ x2 530 / 520C / 250P or A120P / Denon AVR S940H. The room is around 1000~1050 sqft. Though, I'm considering if I should go for...
  15. rmw650

    Needing help in attaining replacement discs for Hotel: Complete Series

    Hey everyone, Just bought the Hotel Complete Series DVD set off of Amazon and heard there might be some replacement discs that might be need to be attained for this set but not sure how to go about this process. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!
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    Room Acoustic Help

    Hello, I'm trying to cut down on reflections in my room. I have a 7.1.4 system. For the sides and back walls I'm thinking of using a 1.5" thick mineralwool - 80 (8lbs). When I do pink noise testing, I can hear the back speakers off the front wall, which totally ruins the effect. Behind the...
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    Need some search help, please

    Hello. I have checked out the 'How To Use The New Search Engine' sticky (https://www.hometheaterforum.com/community/threads/how-to-use-the-new-search-engine.351818/). Maybe I'm a little dumb, but I can't seem to find a way to use the search engine to search for a specific phrase. For example...
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    Yamaha Help RX-V385

    Hello all, First post here and I need some help... I have a Yamaha RX-V385BL receiver, everything about worked great, or so I thought, until recently. It is wired through an HDMI ran through the attic/wall and down to the TV (Samsung UN65RU7100FXZA), using a Logitech remote with a hub for...
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    Help: Where to put surrounds on bedroom with limited space

    Hi, I am installing atmos speakers soon turning my 5.1 to a 5.1.4 system. Due to this, the rear atmos speakers will be very near my surrounds. In this regard, I have 3 options: 1) Retain the surrounds where they are. 2) Move my surround speakers to the sides (location A). If this is the...
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    need some help with audio sync

    Okay, so this is driving me nuts. First my equipment: Denon avr x 2300w with Atmos surround speaker setup Sony 75x900e tv Home theater pc with Intel i5, 16 gb ram, Asus mobo with on board graphics 4k full sound, etc. Hookup goes from computer>denon>tv with high quality HDMI cables. For...
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    Another Newbie needs help

    I wasnt planning to do more than the cheap soundbar and sub that i have now, but when i found a Boston CRC7 at the GoodWill i got excited. So thats where I am in my project. Only the CRC7 for now. Just poking around CL and Ebay, I see CR6, 65, 7,8. People seem to like the CR series. Should i...
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    Need help updating equipment for new sound formats

    Hi, I'm hoping to get some advice here. I have a Pioneer Elite VSX-49TXI receiver, which I bought quite a number of years ago. I mostly use this for BluRay movies and some streaming. Until recently I've connected a Samsung 3D BluRay Player to the receiver via 7.1 analogue outputs. This has been...
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    Please help with audio latency

    So in the hopes of making this explained as simple as possible I won't describe the exact hardware details because I feel it's irrelevant to the question. So basically I have a Rockville 5.1 surround sound connected through my tv with a 3.5mm aux cable. While I also have a Samsung soundbar and...
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    hi need information help please

    hi all, i need some help with a blu ray player i am considering buying.It is a region free player was wondering will it work with 4k roku tv.I know the blu rays wont play 4k cause its a regular blu ray player not 4k. THANKS for any and all help with this.
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    Need receiver recommendations. Help!

    Hi there. New to the forums. Just got a really good deal on some Klipsch speakers and was looking for some recommendations on a receiver. I don’t mind buying second hand (used). It will be 5.1. Would like Apple airplay and Bluetooth for music from my apps as well as playing my QC 35 headphones...
  26. PUPPETOON

    Help Support the Puppetoon Animation of George Pal on Blu-ray

    Coming! The Puppetoon Movie Volume 2! Your continued contributions are very much appreciated. Screen Credit for all Donors Details here: https://www.scifistation.com/puppetoon2.html In the 1930s and 1940s, long before Academy Award®-winning genius George Pal made classic features like The Time...
  27. DeV1Se

    Need help configuring a TV / Soundbar / XBOX One

    Hi, new to the forum, hoping someone can offer some advice on how I can set up my TV / Soundbar / XBOX One X to get the full feature set. My setup is: LG 4K Smart TV (HDMI ARC, Optical - Not Atmos) LG Soundbar (Dolby Atmos, No 4K Passthrough) XBOX One X My predicament is that I got the...
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    Need help building Karaoke System

    I am looking into putting together a Karaoke System for my wife for Xmas. I got a Hisense 65" H9F, SVS speakers and sub and a very old Denon AVR-2803 receiver. I read it is not a good idea to connect karaoke to a good AVR/speaker system, as the speakers could be damaged. But this is for my...
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    Need help with atmos idea

    I just bought Klipsch r25fa which are standing front speakers with up firing speakers built into the top. I feel that I would do much better installing ceiling speakers. My question is can I remove the driver and horn from the r25fa and install them in the ceiling? Should I make a box for them...
  30. Dave_QP

    Problem with LG OLED55E6V Picture

    HI All I'm having a problem with a lighter bar top and sides of my LG OLED55E6V picture, it can't be seen all the time, is this something the picture cleaning will fix or do I need to go see the shop I bought it from? Any advice would be greatly appreciated :) Thanks Dave
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