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by Twonky_Rick
Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:48 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!
Replies: 39
Views: 27428

Re: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!

I think we've done everything that can be done with subtitles. Subtitles are hard to support over UPnP without access to Samsung proprietary hooks which we do not have.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:46 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Where is Twonky Server product heading?
Replies: 4
Views: 4163

Re: Where is Twonky Server product heading?

That's a good question. The "Classic" TwonkyServer still brings in a lot of money, so I expect we will continue to support it. As far as I know, we plan to continue to support all of the NAS builds as well. We just recently posted a link to 6.0.39 for all NAS builds. Let me know if you can't find th...
by Twonky_Rick
Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:41 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyServer 6.0.39 is Now Available for Download!
Replies: 14
Views: 11749

TwonkyServer 6.0.39 is Now Available for Download!

TwonkyServer 6.0.39 is Now Available for All Plaforms! You can download it here: http://www.twonkyforum.com/downloads/6.0.39/ Release Notes for TMS 6.0.39 ----------------------------- o adapted to latest DLNA certification test plan o adapted to latest UPnP 2.0 certification test plan (40+ certific...
by Twonky_Rick
Sat Jan 28, 2012 9:50 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: Twonky where to install?
Replies: 1
Views: 5457

Re: Twonky where to install?

I don't have an answer for this, but you might find one here: http://www.twonkyforum.com/viewforum.php?f=8

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Sat Jan 28, 2012 9:41 pm
Forum: Philips devices
Topic: photos on the TV screen as thumbnails 160x160
Replies: 4
Views: 7885

Re: photos on the TV screen as thumbnails 160x160

Update: We just tested our Philips TVs with the Windows version of both TwonkyServer 6.x and 7.x and pictures showed up full-screen. We're no longer making changes to TS 5.x because even if we did manufacturers like Western Digital don't intend to release any more updates. We are having some discuss...
by Twonky_Rick
Sat Jan 28, 2012 7:16 pm
Forum: Internet-Ready TVs
Topic: Samsung UE40D7000
Replies: 3
Views: 5197

Re: Samsung UE40D7000

Make sure that "Multicast" isn't blocked on your router.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:56 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: MP3 "rating" tags - supported ?
Replies: 1
Views: 1607

Re: MP3 "rating" tags - supported ?

I think we support ratings entered in Media Monkey, Windows Media Player and TwonkyManager. There could be others as well, but those are the ones that come to mind.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:52 am
Forum: Netgear
Topic: EVA91X0 and Twonky
Replies: 27
Views: 28274

Re: EVA91X0 and Twonky

Thanks Frank. I forwarded this info on to our developers earlier today. I'll let you know if they have an answer for you. They might need to get one of these devices in order to answer this.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:51 am
Forum: Other devices
Topic: WDTV Live Plus; Video wont start playing.
Replies: 7
Views: 7854

Re: WDTV Live Plus; Video wont start playing.

Thanks for sharing this info.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:50 am
Forum: Internet-Ready TVs
Topic: Samsung UE40D7000
Replies: 3
Views: 5197

Re: Samsung UE40D7000

That's strange. We have many Samsung TVs here and they all work great. If you answer these questions, it might help me to help you. :D 1. What software are you running on your Android phone? That wasn't clear to me. 2. If you install TwonkyServer on your HTPC, can you see that? There's a free 30-day...
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:44 am
Forum: Linux
Topic: Install Twonky on Fedora 16 x86_64
Replies: 3
Views: 6864

Re: Install Twonky on Fedora 16 x86_64

Thanks for sharing this info. :D

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:43 am
Forum: Mac
Topic: Unable to shutdown MBP as Twonkymediaserver won't close
Replies: 36
Views: 24386

Re: Unable to shutdown MBP as Twonkymediaserver won't close

I've forwarding this info on as well. Thanks for sending it.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:38 am
Forum: Mac
Topic: MAC OS 10.6.8 crash with TwonkyMediaServer 6.0.34 installed
Replies: 17
Views: 12463

Re: MAC OS 10.6.8 crash with TwonkyMediaServer 6.0.34 instal

Wow. That's a big post. :D

I've forwarded all of it to our developers. Hopefully it will be useful. Thanks for sending it.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Fri Jan 27, 2012 1:37 am
Forum: NAS and other OS
Topic: Sitecom MD-254 with Twonky 6.0
Replies: 6
Views: 6353

Re: Sitecom MD-254 with Twonky 6.0

I'm trying to get an answer to these questions for you. Stand-by.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Thu Jan 26, 2012 8:42 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Get Satisfaction Support Community
Replies: 9
Views: 63634

Re: Get Satisfaction Support Community

Thanks for the feedback. Although it wasn't my idea to create the new forum, I think of it as a dynamic FAQ for typical consumers. Sure you can post there as well, but I think this forum is better for highly-technical users. This forum is also run mostly by people who don't work for PV/Twonky. The o...
by Twonky_Rick
Mon Jan 23, 2012 6:50 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: MAC OS 10.6.8 crash with TwonkyMediaServer 6.0.34 installed
Replies: 17
Views: 12463

Re: MAC OS 10.6.8 crash with TwonkyMediaServer 6.0.34 instal

Status update: This issue was closed because we could not reproduce this issue with TS 6.0.39 running on MacOS 10.6.8. If anyone can provide us with steps to reproduce this, we'll reopen this ticket.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:10 pm
Forum: Netgear
Topic: EVA91X0 and Twonky
Replies: 27
Views: 28274

Re: EVA91X0 and Twonky

I'm not sure, but I'll pass on this info as well. And let you know if anyone answers your question.

Thanks again, for providing us with some much useful info.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:07 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Saving a playlist to the server - can 4.4.4 handle this ?
Replies: 8
Views: 3964

Re: Saving a playlist to the server - can 4.4.4 handle this

1. I'm not sure about the answer to your first question. If no one answers here in a day or two, you may want to repost it in the NAS section.

2. You can find all of the NAS builds here. http://www.twonkyforum.com/downloads/6.0.38/

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:04 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: New Feature Requests
Replies: 317
Views: 238014

Re: New Feature Requests

I've passed your feedback onto the people who do transcoding for us. :D

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Wed Jan 18, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Twonky 6.0.38 Samsung C8700 still no subtitles
Replies: 5
Views: 4190

Re: Twonky 6.0.38 Samsung C8700 still no subtitles

We just tested 6.0.38 with our Samsung LN40C650 and subtitles still work fine. We can't fix this unless we can get access to a TV which is having this problem. I'll check around our other offices and see if I can find one.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Wed Jan 18, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: NAS and other OS
Topic: Sitecom MD-254 connect with twonky
Replies: 2
Views: 3362

Re: Sitecom MD-254 connect with twonky

Here is the response I received from our server team. I'm not sure if it's helpful, but I thought I would share it anyway. Sitecom has configured the server with this “contentbase” setting pointing to one of these directories, which prevents the server from seeing the other. This is usually done...
by Twonky_Rick
Wed Jan 18, 2012 7:24 pm
Forum: Netgear
Topic: EVA91X0 and Twonky
Replies: 27
Views: 28274

Re: EVA91X0 and Twonky

Good news! We plan to create a device profile for this product in our next update (currently planned for 7.0.3). To check status on this work, ask me about DLNA-6690.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Wed Jan 18, 2012 7:21 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Listing Flac files on Bravia
Replies: 5
Views: 3668

Re: Listing Flac files on Bravia

Glad to hear that you have transcoding working. I'll pass on this feedback to our developers.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Wed Jan 18, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Keyword view not complete
Replies: 7
Views: 4742

Re: Keyword view not complete

I think the problem is that there is no standard for keywords and Adobe is storing these is some location we are not reading. Ideally you could find a utility that reads these tags and copies them to the Windows standard location that we read. I don't know if something like that exists, but it's wor...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 10:25 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Saving a playlist to the server - can 4.4.4 handle this ?
Replies: 8
Views: 3964

Re: Saving a playlist to the server - can 4.4.4 handle this

Sadly I'm not very technical and know little about NAS. Here are some instructions someone posted a while back. I don't know if they still work. I would NOT recommend trying to upgrade unless your very tech savvy, or can find an expert to help you. You might want to make a post in the NAS section of...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 8:06 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Cannot see .avi Files as playable Videos on my Sony Bravia
Replies: 40
Views: 16231

Re: Cannot see .avi Files as playable Videos on my Sony Brav

Thanks for all of the information around this issue. Is there another workaround like changing the device to Generic rather than SOny BRavia? I have the same issue. Reverting back to 5.1.6 for now but support for Bravia in that build comes up with a heap of un-playable videos. Help. Renaming 1000's...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Twonky 6.0.38 Samsung C8700 still no subtitles
Replies: 5
Views: 4190

Re: Twonky 6.0.38 Samsung C8700 still no subtitles

Thanks. That helps.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:55 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Listing Flac files on Bravia
Replies: 5
Views: 3668

Re: Listing Flac files on Bravia

Your comments appear to confirm that my suspicion was correct. I think the problem here is that Sony's media player doesn't have support for the FLAC codec. The only way I know of to get around that is to: 1. Convert your files to MP3 (I understand that is not desirable) 2. Install FFmpeg and set it...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:32 pm
Forum: Netgear
Topic: EVA91X0 and Twonky
Replies: 27
Views: 28274

Re: EVA91X0 and Twonky

I appreciate the offer. They will let me know if they have questions. I think what is really needed is for them to get a hold of this product.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: LinkSys devices
Topic: Playlist on e3000
Replies: 2
Views: 6807

Re: Playlist on e3000

Here is what was said about this: This is probably caused by the E3000 server having UPnP upload turned off. If that isn’t enabled, then it would have the same symptom since there is no way for the server to store the playlist from TwonkyManager. Unfortunately, there is no way for you to turn this...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:17 am
Forum: Internet-Ready TVs
Topic: Transcoding WMA to MP3 for Samsung TV
Replies: 11
Views: 9754

Re: Transcoding WMA to MP3 for Samsung TV

You might want to repost this in the server section. There are more transcoding experts there. :D

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:15 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Aggregation, mirrored songs
Replies: 5
Views: 3606

Re: Aggregation, mirrored songs

Move the files out of the mirrored folder, but don't delete them (in case you determine later they are not copies). Then restart your server and see if the dupes do away. I suspect they will. If they don't you might want to try rebuilding your database. If none of this works, please let me know. Tha...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:12 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Cannot see .avi Files as playable Videos on my Sony Bravia
Replies: 40
Views: 16231

Re: Cannot see .avi Files as playable Videos on my Sony Brav

Thanks for sharing this workaround with the forum Luke. :D

Hopefully this will benefit others.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:11 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyServer won't display subfolders in "by folder" view
Replies: 8
Views: 4287

Re: TwonkyServer won't display subfolders in "by folder" vie

Others have reported issues with WMP filtering things. Sorry I don't have a solution for you.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:08 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: can't sync between android and twonky server 6.0.38
Replies: 1
Views: 1899

Re: can't sync between android and twonky server 6.0.38

I don't have an answer for you but I'm forwarding your message to others who may. In the meantime you might want to reread the Help file sections on sync, to make sure you didn't miss anything.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 2:05 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Can't view photos or video on my Vizio TV via Onkyo reciver
Replies: 4
Views: 3178

Re: Can't view photos or video on my Vizio TV via Onkyo reci

Sorry for the delay. Can you access your photo and video folders from the Server media browser page?

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:55 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Saving a playlist to the server - can 4.4.4 handle this ?
Replies: 8
Views: 3964

Re: Saving a playlist to the server - can 4.4.4 handle this

Server-side playlist support wasn't added until TS 5.0.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:54 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkeyServer 6 on Enigma2 tuner/pvr. HD fails.
Replies: 1
Views: 2129

Re: TwonkeyServer 6 on Enigma2 tuner/pvr. HD fails.

I already commented on this elsewhere in the forum.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:52 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Twonky WebDAV server and double-byte characters issue.
Replies: 6
Views: 4484

Re: Twonky WebDAV server and double-byte characters issue.

I saw that some more double-byte issues were fixed last week. I'll forward this comment on, in this this hasn't already been addressed. Thanks for reporting this.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:49 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: New Philips TVs do not work with TS 6.0 [solution provided]
Replies: 48
Views: 17003

Re: New Philips TVs do not work with TS 6.0 [solution provid

This ticket is still open. The last comment was back in Oct. You can read it below. I'll contact them and see if they can look at this again. It seems that the FF/REW capability is only available for some Profiles. However if we add the DLNA Profile a lot of files will not play at all , if we don't ...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:42 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Twonky 6.0.38 Samsung C8700 still no subtitles
Replies: 5
Views: 4190

Re: Twonky 6.0.38 Samsung C8700 still no subtitles

I'll report this as a new problem. The strange thing is that I just read a post from another Samsung user which said subtitles works with 6.0.x on their TV. Must be firmware related.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:40 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Keyword view not complete
Replies: 7
Views: 4742

Re: Keyword view not complete

I think you'll find if you enter keywords with TwonkyManager or Microsoft's Photo software it will work. There is no standard for keywords (that I'm aware of) and we only read data from those software programs.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:37 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: MP3 & flac in different views
Replies: 2
Views: 2755

Re: MP3 & flac in different views

I don't know of a way to do this. Maybe someone else does.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:36 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Listing Flac files on Bravia
Replies: 5
Views: 3668

Re: Listing Flac files on Bravia

I'm not an expert on this, but I think that Sony filters unsupported formats. Even if you could trick them to show up, they would only play if they are supported. If it's true they are unsupported, you might want to look into other low-cost network media players like Philips, WDTV or Sonos.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:31 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: reindexing at reboot
Replies: 6
Views: 3174

Re: reindexing at reboot

I've been talking to the engineers about this. They say the time is needed to add an item to the internal data structures of the navigation tree.

You suggestions are helpful. Hopefully we can come up with a permanent solution.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:28 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Force Twonky to reindex
Replies: 1
Views: 1503

Re: Force Twonky to reindex

I don't know of a solution for TwonkyServer 4.4. I think this might be better if you use TwonkyServer 6.0. I know you said that may not be possible. Maybe someone else has a better suggestion.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:27 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Device Disconnected on Samsung BD
Replies: 5
Views: 4136

Re: Device Disconnected on Samsung BD

Keep in mind the USB media reader uses different player software.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:25 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!
Replies: 39
Views: 27428

Re: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!

Wires wrote:I'm still seeing a memory leak with the 6.0.38 version on WS2008 x64.
I'll pass this on. Thanks for reporting.

- Rick
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:24 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!
Replies: 39
Views: 27428

Re: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download! HD ?

I got TwonkeyServer6.0.38 on my Enigma2 tuner/pvr. Works good. From Dreambox DM8000 to Oppo BDP93eu customized BluRay player. (both Linux devices) SD recodings (*.ts with mpeg2) works ok. But when i try HD recordings (*.ts with h.264 & DolbyDigital5.1/ac3) then it stops at 10% buffering before play...
by Twonky_Rick
Tue Jan 17, 2012 1:22 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!
Replies: 39
Views: 27428

Re: TwonkyServer 6.0.38 is Now Available for Download!

Rick, Concerning the subtitle and resume options: I believe all models have this problem with Twonky. My model is from 2010: UE32C6700 (newest firmware: T-VALDEUC-3011.0). To be clear: subtitles DO WORK (through seperate srt file)! But the subtitle menu in which you can turn subtitles on/off, chang...