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  1. Apple TV to Onkyo TX-NR709

    System Setup and Connection
    Something has change in my setup as it does not behave as before When I watch movies, it comes from my plex server to my Apple TV to my receiver (TX-NR709) Before when a movie was in 5.1, It would show on my receiver (most of the time) as Doby D. Now I see multichannel all the time setup on...
  2. Setting up Apple Tv

    System Setup and Connection
    Hi everyone! I'm new to this forum and stumbled across if while looking for info about how to set up my Apple Tv. I have a Denon avr-4308ci and a 3rd generation Apple Tv. I am able to get it hooked up, thats not the issue. What I can't figure out is how to get the audio to play in zone 2 and 3...
  3. Why won't my Apple TV play (via HDMI) on my projector (via Component) routed through Yamaha receiver?

    System Setup and Connection
    Specifically, I have an Apple TV connected via HDMI to a Yamaha TSR-5790 receiver which is connected to a projector (and speakers) via Component cables. I can get the sound to come out but cannot project the image? Does it require both the Component and HDMI cable to run from the receiver to...
  4. Marantz sr5009 / apple tv conflict

    System Setup and Connection
    Hello, I am in need of some help. I recently replaced my Onkyo tx nr818 with a Marantz SR5009. With the Onkyo unit, the Apple TV unit worked well. However, since having the Marantz AV installed, can not get the Apple TV unit to work. Have tried different HDMI cables and various HDMI outputs...
  5. Apple I dropped off at recycle depot sells for $200,000!

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    So this is why some old computers do have value long after they are outdated LOL A woman was clearing out their garage after her husband passed away and dropped off several boxes unopened and were left for a number of weeks. When they were finally looked through they found an original Apple I...
  6. REW + Umik-1 +Apple

    REW Forum
    Hello to all, I have what I hope is a very simple request.. I have a Mac Book Pro Running 10.8.5 No HDMI So I'll be using Phones to RCA.. I received my UMIK-1 from MiniDsp on Mon.. Everything I find to read, is about using Windows to run REW Can anyone direct me to instructions that compare to...
  7. Playing Apple TV thru zone 2 speakers of receiver

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Hi, I cannot get my Apple TV to play through the speakers I have hooked up to zone 2 of my receiver. I have an onkyo tx sr608. I tried getting an optical audio cable and ran it from Apple TV to receiver but still could not get it to work. Anyone have any ideas? Is it possible. Thanks Jason
  8. home theater set up using speakers and itunes music

    System Setup and Connection
    I'm trying to figure out the simplest way to set up a home theater system with a Dish Hopper receiver with HDMI, a Blu-ray DVD player with HDMI, a set of external surround sound speakers, a plasma TV with 2 HDMI ports, a MacBook air, and a new ipod touch. All the music I want to play is in...
  9. Apple 4K Television a Future Reality?

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Apple TV rumors have become somewhat boring. After all, we’ve been watching them trickle through news media outlets for several years. The infamous project’s flames were initially ignited when Steve Jobs hinted that he had an idea that would ideally marry a television product with the Mac...
  10. Apple TV rumors rekindled with a high profile hire

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Former CableLabs executive Jean-Francois Mulé recently joined Apple as engineering director, a move that sparked some debate on whether or not this actually means that Apple is planning to take TV plans to the next level. Mulé is glad to be part of "something big" In his LinkedIn profile...
  11. Apple TV's New Update Lets Users Stream From The Cloud

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Google's Chromecast and it's ability to stream from the cloud (even though some people are still confused on that point) made for exciting news. Similar news about Apple TV's latest update made the same sort of splash. Apparently the Apple iOS 7 update isn't the only thing Apple had up their...
  12. Apple TV News – Apple TV Adds Vevo and Disney to its Repertoire

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Apple TV fans it seems, are pleased as punch, as Apple releases the news of the two new channels they're adding to their programming. Having been scrutinized a lot lately as lagging behind in terms of channel selection when compared to the competing streaming device the Roku 3, Apple has...
  13. What the Latest Survey Says About Apple TV Features, And Why Cable Companies Should Be A Bit Nervous

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    The desire for many TV watchers to "cut the cable" isn't new news or a big surprise, and a recent survey confirms it. The survey shows that nearly half of cable users are willing to pull the proverbial (and literal) plug on their cable services with the growing use of Web / online streaming TV...
  14. Multiple Netflix user profiles feature starts with Apple TV

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Dear Netflix: I like and appreciate that you provide recommendations for me for TV shows and movies to watch from your streaming service. And I understand that the choices you present to me are based on my viewing history. But you must know that it was my children that watched The Amazing World...
  15. Free software to convert video to Apple TV

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    This is what I found: MacX Video Converter Pro Giveaway 1. Convert video to any format like MP4, MOV, M4V, AVI, FLV, MPEG, WMV, YouTube and more on Mac; 2. Support converting video to all Apple and Android mobile devices, including iPhone 5, iPad Mini, Apple TV, HTC One, Galaxy S4/Note 3. Cut...
  16. Apple AirPlay issues

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Has: Verizon Fios w/ wifi 2 iPhones 1 Dennon Receiver using zone 2 Apple TV Issue is that 1 of the phones will often connect to the apple TV for airplay function to play on zone 2 and it shows the song to be playing but no music. Checked volume levels everything is normal. 2nd phone works...
  17. Onkyo 805 and Apple TV zone 2 set up

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    I'm trying to use my zone 2 outside speakers to play either Apple TV radio or pandora using Apple TV on my tx-sr805 but can't get it to play . It works fine on zone 1, I'm using aux1 on the receiver for Apple TV. Zone 2 works fine on the tuner but when I switch to aux1 nothing. The user manual...
  18. Rumor: A 4K Ultra HD TV expected by Apple

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    If there is any accuracy to the rumors, a 4K HDTV is expected by late 2013 or early 2014 from Apple, which some are dubbing the 'iTV'. The TV is expected to have voice and motion control, and a 3840x2160 resolution (doubling the standard res of 1920x1080 HDTVs), according to the story directed...
  19. THX app is free in the Apple app store

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Won't let me post in the deals forum so here you go. https://itunes.apple.com/ca/app/thx-tune-up/id592624594?mt=8 Usually $1.99 but free today.
  20. Apple TV Just Became a Great Deal More Useful

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    Hello, While I have had an Apple TV for some time, my usage with it was roughly 10% of the time. Mostly I had been using it to watch my beloved Atlanta Hawks on the NBA League Pass as the PQ is far better than the SD feed from my Comcastic Cable Box. As an HBO and Cinemax subscriber I have had...