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Forum: Media Center 23 Nov 2011
Replies: 175
Views: 329,613
Posted By Snowdog
That is some strange math there. I was just...

That is some strange math there. I was just observing that quite a few people seemed to be banned in this thread and they we all mentioning that you don't need Codecs.

It isn't a theory, you don't...
Forum: Media Center 19 Nov 2011
Replies: 175
Views: 329,613
Posted By Snowdog
I have to wonder why people suggesting avoiding...

I have to wonder why people suggesting avoiding Codec packs are getting banned.

Does Shark who seems to be advertising his Codec pack here have an arrangement with management?

Personally, I...
Forum: Media Center 08 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,148
Posted By Snowdog
I don't have a remote. How do you do this from...

I don't have a remote. How do you do this from keyboard/mouse?
Forum: Media Center 08 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,148
Posted By Snowdog
How do you do that?

How do you do that?
Forum: Media Center 01 Sep 2011
Replies: 10
Views: 2,148
Posted By Snowdog
WMC is very limited software. I have the same...

WMC is very limited software. I have the same problem. I actually use Hauppauge WinTV software when I need to stop a program a bit early. I also have to use WinTV to record a channel WMC won't see....
Forum: Media Center 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,789
Posted By Snowdog
Hauppauge 950Q. It isn't a case of...

Hauppauge 950Q.

It isn't a case of interference or signal strength. I get 6 green bars (which looks like maximum) and the station is perfect on my TV and perfect in Hauppauge WinTV SW.

None of...
Forum: Media Center 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,789
Posted By Snowdog
It is channel 6.1 real channel 6. It is a fairly...

It is channel 6.1 real channel 6. It is a fairly major Canadian network (Global TV).

Specs are in "My System Specs" 64 bit.

There are 3 other ATSC channels on the same transmission tower and...
Forum: Music, Pictures & Video 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 15
Views: 13,288
Posted By Snowdog
Certainly you care about what the extension is?...

Certainly you care about what the extension is? If not, why not keep it in .ts.

I assume you must want to play on some non PC device, in which case you likely have specific format requirements...
Forum: Media Center 20 Aug 2011
Replies: 7
Views: 1,789
Posted By Snowdog
Six green bars, still no station in MC.

I have a strong local ATSC station that MC will not scan.

So I entered it manually. Now it gets 6 green bars when I check MC signal strength page, but if I attempt to watch it says no service.
...
Forum: Gaming 08 Jul 2011
Replies: 21
Views: 39,267
Posted By Snowdog
CPU affinity doesn't make any difference unless...

CPU affinity doesn't make any difference unless you are on a P4 and you somehow stuck it on a virtual core (not a real core, but a hyper-threading one).

Also CPU affinity of -2 does exactly the...
Forum: General Discussion 09 May 2011
Replies: 102
Views: 204,398
Posted By Snowdog
Excellent post explaining the subtleties. ...

Excellent post explaining the subtleties.

That actually highlights why a white-list is even more effective for security. If an app triggers every time I run it, I never read it after the first...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,042
Posted By Snowdog
More testing. It must be a DNS/ISP issue or...

More testing. It must be a DNS/ISP issue or something.

When it worked in Iron I thought it was a firefox issue, but I also have the same issue in Opera11/IE9.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 2
Views: 1,042
Posted By Snowdog
Strange Firefox4 issue. Unclickable slashdot links

I am having a strange Firefox issue that is baffling me. It only happens on slashdot and only in Firefox. It even happens in a new clean profile without any extensions:

I can't left click anyones...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,847
Posted By Snowdog
I think it is premature to file a bug report...

I think it is premature to file a bug report without confirmation from at least one other Chrome user. It is unlikely Iron fixed anything, it is almost the same version and they don't mess with...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 07 Apr 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,847
Posted By Snowdog
It was just an easy way to have a clean version...

It was just an easy way to have a clean version that won't interfere. I have a experience with it, and know it works.
But you could try Chrome Portable instead:

Google Chrome Portable |...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Apr 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,847
Posted By Snowdog
Could be some setting or add-on. Iron is...

Could be some setting or add-on.

Iron is 10.0.650.1

You could try the no-install portable version of Iron. That won't interfere with anything.

SRWare Iron - The Browser of the Future...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Apr 2011
Replies: 11
Views: 1,847
Posted By Snowdog
Iron 10 and Firefox are identical for me(both...

Iron 10 and Firefox are identical for me(both look like your firefox image).
(Iron is open source Chrome, that doesn't talk to Google).

Are you running a bleeding edge beta version of Chrome?
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Apr 2011
Replies: 5
Views: 1,420
Posted By Snowdog
This is slowest startup... Implies it is simply...

This is slowest startup... Implies it is simply based on size/file count impacting loading time. This isn't the same thing as performance in use. Which is more important IMO.
...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 06 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 37,346
Posted By Snowdog
It looks completely normal to me on...

It looks completely normal to me on loading/scrolling...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 37,346
Posted By Snowdog
That is kind of hard to prove/disprove if you say...

That is kind of hard to prove/disprove if you say it was happening randomly.

I exclusively use CT-ON, HW-OFF except when testing something for this thread and haven't notice anything out of the...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 37,346
Posted By Snowdog
That is a pretty obscure case with a quite minor...

That is a pretty obscure case with a quite minor effect.

From what I can see, this only affects people who disable CT and it is only affecting the reverse highlighting by failing to bold. It is...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 05 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 37,346
Posted By Snowdog
Just turn off HW acceleration and you are back to...

Just turn off HW acceleration and you are back to 3.6 fonts.
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 37,346
Posted By Snowdog
I don't really see that. It looks more like it...

I don't really see that. It looks more like it switches in unpredictable ways to me.

I have CT on. If I turn it off, some fonts/applications go to #1 (NO AA at all), some to #3) old style...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Apr 2011
Replies: 8
Views: 2,217
Posted By Snowdog
Thanks Littlemutt. But before going to bed...

Thanks Littlemutt.

But before going to bed last night, I disabled all my extensions(and restart obviously). Did a mass open of 30 tabs waited for them to ramp up, then closed them, did this twice...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 04 Apr 2011
Replies: 34
Views: 37,346
Posted By Snowdog
Make sure you are clicking his images again after...

Make sure you are clicking his images again after you load them, because when you first load his full size ones, they are still aren't 100% so everything looks blurry.

Also instead of arguing the...
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