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by dividebyzer0
Sat Jan 19, 2013 2:38 am
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: How to hookup Roku to my non-HDMI receiver?
Replies: 14
Views: 8732

Re: How to hookup Roku to my non-HDMI receiver?

jeffrok wrote:
Yes! That's it! For just 5x the cost of a Roku! :D... Wow those are expensive.


How about this? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA1HD0FT5533
The going price seems less than $40.00
by dividebyzer0
Fri Oct 05, 2012 5:17 am
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Halloween Channel
Replies: 6
Views: 3292

Re: Halloween Channel

Here's your best Halloween fix:
Netflix has these two jewels
"Dark Shadows" a 1960s Soap Opera featuring Vampires.
"Kolchak: The Night Stalker" (cited as the inspiration for "The X-Files")
by dividebyzer0
Sat Aug 11, 2012 11:30 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: How to split ROKU output to two tv's
Replies: 10
Views: 21659

Re: How to split ROKU output to two tv's

The Roku XR has 4 video outputs. HDMI Component Video S-Video (I use this one) Composite As for Audio output: Optical Toslink output HDMI has it's own audio signal path Unbalanced Stereo RCA Left & Right I send the Roku's RCA Audio outputs to a small stereo audio mixer; integrating the Roku , HD...
by dividebyzer0
Sun Jul 15, 2012 1:49 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Youtube
Replies: 21
Views: 10969

Re: Youtube

From what I can see quality has gone down. :| However it can be fixed! :D Access the Roku Bit Rate Override Settings Menu To access the hidden Bit Rate Override Settings Menu, press the "Home" button 5 times, the rewind button 3 times and the fast forward button 2 times. A menu with a sele...
by dividebyzer0
Sat Jul 14, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Roku in WSJ
Replies: 0
Views: 1535

Roku in WSJ

Roku mentioned in the Wall Street Journal (the Roku XS pictured specifically) July 13, 2012, on page D8 in the U.S. edition of The Wall Street Journal, "Trawling the Stream Nets Free-Floating Flotsam." http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304373804577522890380522480.html The WSJ m...
by dividebyzer0
Fri Jun 15, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Tinny sound quality on Roku HD…
Replies: 5
Views: 5503

Re: Tinny sound quality on Roku HD…

I had a sound quality issue with some channels that had high gain Radio / Audio They would sound distorted and awful, I was initially feeding the Roku XR & HDTV Converter Box audio signal into the Creative Labs audio inputs the sound card output went to a Stereo Amp (Two 380 Watt Speakers) That ...
by dividebyzer0
Thu Jun 14, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: CBS World News Roundup ?
Replies: 0
Views: 1284

CBS World News Roundup ?

This Podcast was available via "Nowhere TV" & "Roku Newscaster" However starting this last week: if you click on it's icon in Newscaster, nothing happens. If you click on it's icon in Nowhere TV it gives you a "Content Unavailable" (kind of like what CNN has done in...
by dividebyzer0
Thu Jun 14, 2012 9:21 am
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Is Slacker Down?
Replies: 6
Views: 3243

Re: Is Slacker Down?

Now it's just showing the Logo Screen when you click on the channel, Are they checking into this? :?: The Channel Icon was just clicked on, the logo shows, I could go back out/in again (not frozen in any way) click again. pretty logo, but no errors or any network activity (which I monitor via a Link...
by dividebyzer0
Mon Jun 11, 2012 9:56 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: Is Slacker Down?
Replies: 6
Views: 3243

Re: Is Slacker Down?

mjpm wrote:
I just deleted the channel and then re-installed it. Working fine now.

Had to do that to fix it, Thanks!
by dividebyzer0
Wed Jun 06, 2012 10:43 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: SLACKER RADIO on Roku....Finally !
Replies: 6
Views: 5474

Re: SLACKER RADIO on Roku....Finally !

I'm seeing it stick at the 1st page as well, when it does work it's great!
Nice to be able to listen to ABC Radio News Update without having to listen to Rush Limbaugh first (Yuck)
by dividebyzer0
Sat Jan 14, 2012 11:57 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: It's time for a UI upgrade.
Replies: 18
Views: 6308

Re: It's time for a UI upgrade.

QWERTY I suppose Roku will skip anything so straight forward and intuitive. Imagine this! by the time we have Roku generation 4 boxes... You'll pick up a motion sensor; execute a series of Tai Chi Movements to select each letter and number. (Don't move to fast or you'll have to start from the beginn...
by dividebyzer0
Thu Jan 12, 2012 12:56 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: HuluPlus Channel gets updated. Still sucks.
Replies: 45
Views: 20480

Re: HuluPlus Channel gets updated. Still sucks.

I suppose from Hulu's point of view as long as the electronic payments clear the bank there are no bugs.
by dividebyzer0
Tue Jan 10, 2012 10:34 pm
Forum: Roku Streaming Player General Discussion
Topic: NEW NBC CHANNEL IS HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT
Replies: 11
Views: 5414

Re: NEW NBC CHANNEL IS HUGE DISAPPOINTMENT

I accept that NBC needs to be different & control their media. I installed the new (Neutered Broadcast Clips) channel after seeing the invitation. Yuck! bad taste in mouth, like watching "Joanie Loves Chachi" I suppose there is a market for this sort of thing, but.... :roll: Now that I...
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