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Aldi LCD for christmas by Grim
Can anyone tell me how good the spec of this TV looks to those of you who understand these things - I know there is no price yet however maybe u could suggest what price would be fair for this TV. http://uk.aldi.com/sunday_special_buys/productnl_461.html thanks grim
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November 19th 06 06:34 PM
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So where have ITV put I'm A Celebrity live? by Agamemnon
Can't find it on and of the ITV channels so what's up. Does no one want to watch it or are ITV so sick that they want to fill up all night with their gaming con channels?
November 18th 06 10:39 PM
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PC to go under the telly. by Colin Stamp
Hi all, Having got fed-up with the general crumminess of my Hauppauge Media MVP thingy, I've decided to re-arrange my network a bit and put a PC in the lounge to act mainly as a file server and MP3 player, but also as a basic gaming machine for the kids. The idea is to buy components and screw them to a wooden board to go in the glass-fronted cabinet under my oldish, cheapish CRT TV which will...
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November 18th 06 10:28 PM
by Colin Stamp Go to last post
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New TV time, but none are good enough ! by norm
My 28 inch 4:3 tube TV is well overdue for replacing and I've been carefully comparing and contrasting LCDs and Plasmas in the sheds. Looks to me like, at the moment anyway, plasma wins hands down and I've come the conclusion that when you compare them side by side the LG models are far superior, particularly in terms of colour rendition. So there I am, in Curry's. I ask for the remote so I can...
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November 18th 06 03:06 PM
by Bill Wright Go to last post
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Goodbye QuizCall, Hello Film4+1 by Andy Burns
Well on Freeview anyway, don't know if quizcall survives on sat/cable, but it doesn't deserve to ...
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November 18th 06 12:40 AM
by Dave Plowman (News) Go to last post
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BBC Parliament now full screen by Agamemnon
BBC Parliament has just become full screen on my STB on channel 802 while the quarter screen version is still there but has been relabelled 305. What is going on ? Channel 302 looks like it might now be shared.
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OT Flatscreen with adjustable resolution - ever? by BillL
Hello all, Just musing really but is there ever likely to be a flat screen technology (say in the next 30 years) that allows different resolutions with no loss in image quality? Its the one thing I miss now that I use a LCD PC monitor instead of a CRT one - the ability to change resolutions, without stretching or compressing the image. Or is this limitation inherent in all flat screen...
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November 17th 06 01:34 PM
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Automatic tune-in program by Scott
Is there a new feature in TV used in the UK that tunes in programs, i.e., BBC1, BBC2, BBC4, etc. automatically? Can someone introduce it to me. Thanks, Scott
November 16th 06 09:16 PM
by Graham Go to last post
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No event display on Sony 800U! by aa
In Horse.trader wrote: Having just retuned my Sony VTXD800U freeview box, I no longer get event display, or any other programme information apart from the usual station ID top left hand corner, no EPG programme guide at all! Living in Huddersfield I pick up Emely Moor transmitter, anyone any ideas please?
November 16th 06 08:56 PM
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Video Sender with UHF output by Victor Delta
I want to use a video sender to connect to a TV set which only has a UHF (coax) input and no separate video inputs. Went to Argos to buy one but none of the ones I saw had UHF outputs. Does anyone know of one please? Thanks, V
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November 16th 06 08:43 PM
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NTL 5.50/month package by Brian Wescombe
Can anyone on the 5.50/month (16.50 inc. phone line) NTL package confirm what channels are available in addition to the ones on the free pack? NTL's website seems to give some conflicting info! Does this package include Living/Bravo? Thanks in advance
November 16th 06 08:06 PM
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PVR connection question by John Hatpin
Please bear with me - I'm very new to the world of digital TV. So, I've got a Toshiba digital TV (a WLT66) and a Sony DVD player (NS76H). The TV has an aerial RF connection for Freeview, and the DVD player is connected via HDMI. All well and good, although I had to get a signal booster for the aerial lead, since it's shared. Now I'm thinking of buying a PVR, and I've got my eyes on this...
November 16th 06 07:26 PM
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Emley Moor by Bill Wright
Emley Moor at this moment, as received here at a line-of -sight location: All DTT normal C5: 14dB down C4: 6dB down BBC1: normal ITV 1: 6dB down BBC2: normal. Bill
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November 16th 06 07:15 PM
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Television screen scratches by [email protected]
Hello there. I was wondering if you could help me with a little issue I'm having on my TV. I'll admit, this isn't exactly a "technical" issue, but I couldn't think of a better group to put this in. Recently, we bought ourselves a new LCD screen television, 40", and we were very pleased with it. However, my younger sister used a small rock and decided to type her name on the TV screen with it....
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November 16th 06 06:41 PM
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Cable prices by Bill Wright
The following message has not appeared here on Google Groups, so I'll repost it. "Bill Wright" wrote in message news:... Installers, what are you paying now for CT100 or equivalent? It seems to me that the recent hike in copper prices had led some importers to increase their margins. To keep it simple please quote prices based on purchases of 1000m or...
November 16th 06 04:38 PM
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The People's Flag by Bill Wright
"Luke Bosman" wrote in message ... Bill Wright wrote: Note to the stupid: some or all of the above may have been satirical. But there's truth in what you say . . . I don't think we ought to start a debate about the merits of socialism, but I would...
November 16th 06 02:24 PM
by madge Go to last post
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Looking for Thompson DSI4212 manual by [email protected]
Can anyone direct me to where I can download Thompson DSI4212 manual. Thanks
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DRX400 bust - anyone know about the PSU ? by AJ
I appear to have broken my drx400 box due to a short on the LNB cable. Anyone know how accurate the PSU voltages should be under zero load? I've disconnected the PSU from the main board, and measuring voltages the 30v is low (~22v) and the 6.7v seems to be sitting around the 3.3v level, too. Is that typicaly? I don't know whether it's a fully regulated supply or not - how should it behave...
November 16th 06 11:00 AM
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Ropey sound for CMA awards BBC2 Sat 11 Nov by Alec
Before I even start, don't anyone get at me for even wanting to watch the CMA awards on BBC2 (via FreeView from Crystal Palace) on Sat night. But the technical handling of what is, in the US, a major event was startlingly poor. The picture was only 4:3 which was disappointing, but no more than I've come to expect from many overseas events. But the sound! All the live audience sound seemed...
November 16th 06 10:33 AM
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LCD's TV's create there own MPEG artefacts by John Russell
I have been tempted to buy a Toshiba LCD TV. Considering how good my SKY+ broadcasts are on a CRT I wasn't expecting any problems. Well I am shocked by how poor the picture is. After much deliberation I realised what the problem is. An LCD is a Digital Display, it has to work out what colour each LCD element has to be. So it has to work using digital video, and that means its digitises the...
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