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Old 03-26-2014, 01:20 PM   #11381 (permalink)
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ok thanks dudes. I don't run my TV or DVD players through any sound system.
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Old 03-26-2014, 05:09 PM   #11382 (permalink)
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Hmm sorry but won't it be better to run HDMI to home theater amp and then another to the TV? I heard optical doesn't carry all the sound from blu ray disks
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Old 03-26-2014, 08:30 PM   #11383 (permalink)
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Re: HDMI cables. Do not buy one from BestBuy/Future Shop. They overprice it so much. Look for cheaper online alternatives.

I believe we ordered our's from the US. Low price (<$5), does its job, and long lasting - still using them after 3 years.
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Old 03-26-2014, 08:33 PM   #11384 (permalink)
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Re: HDMI cables. Do not buy one from BestBuy/Future Shop. They overprice it so much. Look for cheaper online alternatives.

I believe we ordered our's from the US. Low price (<$5), does its job, and long lasting - still using them after 3 years.
Agreed, i bought mine years ago when i didn't know any better and went to Best Buy. Far too expensive
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Old 03-26-2014, 10:52 PM   #11385 (permalink)
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Friend of mine who's an expert in this sort of thing said there is literally zero difference from the top-end HDMI and the low-end HDMI. What you should end up paying for is the length of the cable.

On a related note some of the reviews on this $1000 HDMI cable are hilarious:

AudioQuest Diamond 3.3' HighSpeed HDMI Cable 65-083-02 - Best Buy
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Old 03-26-2014, 11:00 PM   #11386 (permalink)
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I'd prefer beta max.
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Old 03-27-2014, 02:15 AM   #11387 (permalink)
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checkout monoprice.com the cheapest place for all types of cables
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Old 03-27-2014, 08:17 AM   #11388 (permalink)
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well i got an LG blue ray player for $50. It has wireless capabilites (although i was dissapointed i couldn't just get on youtube like the store employee said i could). HDMI cable for $7. All in all it's quite nice.

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Old 03-27-2014, 10:01 AM   #11389 (permalink)
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anyone else experiencing problems with the forum this morning ?
load/refresh times are extremely slow...took me about 5 tries to actually get into the site
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Old 03-27-2014, 10:15 AM   #11390 (permalink)
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working fine for me.
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Old 03-27-2014, 10:25 AM   #11391 (permalink)
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same here. might want to run some scans on your compy shadow.
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Old 03-27-2014, 11:34 AM   #11392 (permalink)
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anyone else experiencing problems with the forum this morning ?
load/refresh times are extremely slow...took me about 5 tries to actually get into the site
I had a problem with the cell phone refreshing properly. Everything seems fine on my PC
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Old 03-27-2014, 12:08 PM   #11393 (permalink)
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anyone else experiencing problems with the forum this morning ?
load/refresh times are extremely slow...took me about 5 tries to actually get into the site
I had it too.
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Old 03-27-2014, 12:09 PM   #11394 (permalink)
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thanks guys ^

seems to be better now...Raptors Forum was the only site where i was having problems...nothing would load

weird
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Old 03-27-2014, 03:37 PM   #11395 (permalink)
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anyone else experiencing problems with the forum this morning ?
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yup, me too
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Old 04-01-2014, 04:00 PM   #11396 (permalink)
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Fucking Gmail is so stupid. Obviously my recovery form isn't going to match what you have on file, I HAVEN'T LOGGED IN FOR 3 GOD DAMN YEARS!!!!.

I understand security, it'd be great if someone was actually trying to get in who wasn't supposed to be, but I'm just trying to recover some photos I had on there. How the hell am I supposed to remember the exact last day I logged in or names of the emails I've received.
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Old 04-01-2014, 05:46 PM   #11397 (permalink)
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Fucking Gmail is so stupid. Obviously my recovery form isn't going to match what you have on file, I HAVEN'T LOGGED IN FOR 3 GOD DAMN YEARS!!!!.

I understand security, it'd be great if someone was actually trying to get in who wasn't supposed to be, but I'm just trying to recover some photos I had on there. How the hell am I supposed to remember the exact last day I logged in or names of the emails I've received.
yea it's messed up, I was trying to retrieve my password and I couldn't because of some stupid ass security questions that I can't possibly remember
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Old 04-01-2014, 10:26 PM   #11398 (permalink)
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Old 04-01-2014, 10:59 PM   #11399 (permalink)
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Old 04-01-2014, 11:11 PM   #11400 (permalink)
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thanks guys ^

seems to be better now...Raptors Forum was the only site where i was having problems...nothing would load

weird
Something was definitely strange this morning
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