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Registered on:12/7/2009
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re: Netflix playing from laptop to TV help - mchias1
I just fixed this problem on my TV after updating my video card. Go to Control Panel->Sound You should see your TV (or HDMI) listed as a playback device. My TV shows up on my list. Right click on your TV and set it to default, that should set it so any time you plug it into your tv the s...
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re: Touring Italy and have two days to spend at any of the following: - mchias1
for you guys who have been to Tuscany, i'll be on my honeymoon in June for a week. Have a place in Tuscany right out of Siena. We definitely plan one day of touring the local vineyards. We want to go to Florence. We also plan on doing a day along the coast of Tuscany. What would be recommendati...
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re: Upload Speed question - mchias1
if you get 70 upload at work and 20 at home, then work is faster. have you tried running a speedtest at both locations to verify upload speeds you see? That should tell you whether to upload at home or work....
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re: Needing more cable boxes than Cox will give me. - mchias1
see if they'll give you a cable card and purchase one of these: [link=(http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-GX-SM530CF-Streaming-Player-Built-/dp/B00EYO241Q/ref=sr_1_4?ie=UTF8&qid=1428522548&sr=8-4&keywords=cable+card+tuner)]samsung cable card tuner[/link] or you could purchase a silicon dust network tu...
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re: P90X-3/T-25 in-game thread - mchias1
Today is day one of T25. Starting after work. Did one month of insanity 2-3 years ago and helped, and have done about 1 week of T25. This time I have to be serious. Got to be in shape for the future wife in 2 1/2 months and the honeymoon ;-) 5'10" and about at 180 now, need to get back down to ...
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re: OT World Travelers...3 days in Florence.. - mchias1
[quote]Best thing we did on our trip was rent a car and drive to Forte Dei Marmi, it was by far the best beach I have ever been to. Also I would suggest doing the Tuscany Vespa tour, you ride around the country side drinking at different vineyards[/quote] the SO and I are going on our honeymoon t...
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re: Home Security Upgrade - mchias1
[link=(http://www.alarmdecoder.com/catalog/index.php/cPath/1/osCsid/f9e1c5qbe678oke2ur2doll9l4)]alarm decoder[/link] I'm looking to add this to my system. If you have a pc that is always on you can use it as a keypad. Just set up the "keypad" to email or text you an alert....
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re: Washer & Dryer recommendations? - mchias1
[quote]same company, but different visions, as you can suspect innovations can lead to failures, while Maytag generally fixes issues found before, the Bravos system has been ripe with flaws[/quote] is the centennial line better than the bravos?...
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re: What are those little buildings along Causeway bridge southbound? - mchias1
I'm an engineer at a Baton Rouge firm that works with the causeway. A few months ago, I did work on the fiber communication network that monitors the power at each building and the relays states. My coworker is an ex-power company guy and he maintains the relay system, I was helping him troublesho...
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re: What are those little buildings along Causeway bridge southbound? - mchias1
They are for power switching. The causeway is powered by CLECO and Entergy, one from each shore. The building house relays that open or close should power go out for one company so the other company can supply power to the rest of the bridge....
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re: LSU 0 ALABAMA 19 Hockey,**EDITED W/ PICS*** - mchias1
We have an adult league at leos with 8 teams. The LSU guys practice before we play. There is a kids group, don't know how organized....
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re: Dog Thread, Post a picture of your Dog - mchias1
[img]https://fbcdn-sphotos-b-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10411205_10104215089952975_3204847942966186170_n.jpg?oh=427197440b5f819ec865c122bf880389&oe=5551C627&__gda__=1428434802_ba253f9f45e6fd13f9c0fabf948f7d8b[/img] mine is on the right. fiance's is on the left....
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re: looking for custom home builder - mchias1
Thanks for the helpful suggestions. Going to start looking at them. Does Townsend allow for structural changes to their designs? One thing we like about cretin is we could add rooms or change walls if we want. We are ok with a "spec" house if that's what it is called. We just don't want a neig...
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re: looking for custom home builder - mchias1
Wasn't necessarily looking for a review unless someone worked with them. More looking for other options for builders....
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re: looking for custom home builder - mchias1
I am in baton rouge. We are looking to build in LP, between denham and Livingston. We are still looking for a lot....
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looking for custom home builder - mchias1
The fiance and I went looking at houses and we found Cretin builders. We really like one of their options based on price and ability to customize to our liking. Does anyone have experience with them? Do you have any builders that you would recommend?...
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re: Media Server Software - mchias1
My setup: (all free software) I run universal media server on my PC. I had to set up a DNS site to tie my IP router address to. Its simple with freedns. Follow their instructions and it should only take 30 mins or so. You would need to open ports on your router to allow outside access. I h...
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re: Media Server Software - mchias1
what are you looking to stream? local or over the internet? forgot, what are streaming to: another computer, phone, tablet?...
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re: Official WINK HUB Home Automation thread - mchias1
i think i might try creating my own z-wave mesh network in my house. was debating on getting a Wink but damn sounds like they are making it too difficult. at least with a usb z-wave thumb stick i can program everything on my PC. Thinking on going with openHAB for my backend. CAD have you loo...
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re: HD component cables vs HDMI - mchias1
i would check your color settings of the component input before you change anything. most tv's let you set each input up independently....
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