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  1. G

    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...
  2. O

    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...
  3. R

    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...
  4. John-Miles

    Onkyo tx-nr905 video is scrambled need help

    So I turned on my system and the audio comes through fine, but the video is varying degrees of scrambled depending on the device I'm using. I am fairly sure after checking the inputs and the cables it is a problem with the receiver so I don't expect someone to solve the problem for me (but I'd...
  5. J

    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...
  6. T

    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...
  7. 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...
  8. J

    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...
  9. D

    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...
  10. D

    Need help setting up sound, please

    I have a Sony 65" tv and a Denon AVR-S720W receiver. I plug the cable cord from my wall to my Xfinity cable box. I connect an HDMI line from the cable box to port 2 in my tv (there is no part 1). I then connected an hdmi line from port 3 in my tv to the cable port in my receiver, but no...
  11. MielR

    I need help identifying this 1976 TV variety show...

    I figured there is probably no better place to come than here for a crack team of TV experts who can identify which TV variety show this was. It's a photo of KC and the Sunshine Band circa 1976, and I'm wondering if anyone recognizes the distinctive curved pillars on the set? Thank you!
  12. bagheera74

    Need help deciding between Klipsch RP600 and Martin Logan 35XT

    Hello All, I was able to audition the ML 35XT at a magnolia this weekend. I was comparing it to the amazing KEF R3 which is way out of my budget. I actually found that I preferred the Martin Logans because I like the airy trebel sound over the warm filled out mid range that the R3 is able to...
  13. A

    Need help with subwoofer Altec Lansing Dell ADA-995

    i have Altec Lansing Dell ADA-995 what i would like to know is if i could put a Y splitter on the Front Left and Front Right going to the Sub Out on a Reciever, and is this safe to do?
  14. Adry007

    New Member and I need help

    Hi all, This is my first post and I'm new to all the Hts so here come my first question I about to buy this 5.1 system: heco vogue but I'm wondering if I need to buy an AV receiver or I can just connect it directly from the TV via RCA output? Thanks in advance
  15. John*Wells

    Need Help picking a web TV Choice

    I moved back to Florida in May (Tampa Bay area) . i am living with friends and bought a Roku TV. Between Sling, Hulu and Youtube, which one is best for live TV? IM leaning to youtube because it seems to have the most Sports Networks Espn Sec Net and so on .. I have youtube Premium for 9.99 Per...
  16. R

    Need Help Identifying DVD Case Style

    Hello all, I need some help identifying what kind of DVD case this is and if you know of any manufacturers or suppliers who still produce them. (See attached pictures). The case reminds me of those old Disney VHS Molded plastic clam shell cases, but I am having no luck finding something...
  17. C

    new house that has speaker system. I need help figuring it out

    I moved into a new house, it was a model home in the past in the community. I found that there are built in speakers in 3 different rooms. Downstairs, there is a cabinet with wires for the speakers (I need to figure those out too). But we also noticed that there is a wifi being transmitted in...
  18. D

    Need help to calibrate my screen jvc dt-v 1710 cg

    Hi, I have buy a JVC jvc dt-v 1710 cg and i have reset the settings :( i have try to calibrate the screen with the good values but the result is very bad, can you help me ? i have these parameters: IMG_0531 by docasse posted Apr 28, 2019 at 7:57 PMIMG_0532 by docasse posted Apr 28, 2019 at 7:57...
  19. disctrip

    I need help with my Japan "Harry & Tonto" Blu=Ray

    Can anyone help me. I purchased the 'Harry & Tonto" Blu-Ray from Japan and I can't figure out how to remove the Japanese Sub-titles. The start up menu is all in Japanese.Please tell me there is a way.
  20. flycaster

    Need help with new sound/video wiring

    Not sure where to post this need for help, but as it has to do with my Panny P50V10 (almost 10 years old and still has a beautiful picture,) why not here? Although my set has the capability of of accessing the internet and to stream, I have hardly ever used this function. Recently, my HOA...
  21. B

    Need help with speaker placement

    Good afternoon, We are rebuilding part of our master bedroom. The area we sleep in is raised two steps above the rest of the master bedroom. We have a pass through fireplace being installed and there are 5' wide steps on either side leading up to the sleeping area. I have attached a copy of...
  22. Thornhill

    Need help incorporating a Fire TV Stick into an older setup

    Hello All, I’m looking for a little guidance here. I am having trouble incorporating a Fire TV Stick into my home theater setup which includes a 9 year old Panasonic Plasma model # TC-P58v10 and a 15 year old Rotel receiver model # RSX-1055. The specific problem I am having is getting...
  23. Susan S

    Need help guys: need new Cd player...or more?

    This may not be a "usual" request for you : My 1989 Adcom GCD- 575 cd player had the audacity to stop...just like that, no goodbye, just stopped. Dead. Sent her off to the repair shop who tried but eventually sent her back to me as he can no longer find parts for the laser. <sniff> I now am in...
  24. J

    I need help with subwoofer compatibility

    So here is my problem I recently upgraded my subwoofer in my home theater and thats all good and all but if possible i would like to connect the old sub to my receiver in my office the only problem it that my receiver in my office does not have a subwoofer out (LFE) and the sub only has an LFE...
  25. D

    Need help with Impedance settings for Zone 2 with multi-room and in-wall volume knobs

    Hello, I have a speaker system installed when we built our home that includes a total of 8 speakers (Yahama with 8 ohm) and these are controlled in different rooms by 6 volume knobs (details below). In the 7 years we've had our house, I have blown 3 receivers so I've come to the conclusion that...
  26. Joe S

    Need help to ID this song

    Used in an ad for a local marketplace, this portion appears to have been snipped from some track. I'd like to hear the whole song!
  27. J

    Need help on multi-room speaker system

    Hello, I am in desperate need of some help, I have found nothing on the topic through googling and I am far from tech-savvy. I am in the currently in the process of having a house built. The home builders are installing speakers in two rooms of the house, 2 speakers in the kitchen on the main...
  28. T

    How to control Av Receiver from a different zone

    Hi, its my first time Buying an av receiver And want to know i can i can set it all up and learn how its all controlled. I was wondering how it works when connecting and controlling zone 2 and 3 with the av receiver (Integra DRX 3.2) As in ; I have a zone 2 (tv connected) in master bedroom...