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snowwhite007
Dec 26, 2011, 07:04 AM
Ok so iv installed xbmc successfully and added a few cool channels like national geo and engadget but what next? How do i best utilise this and is there anything else i should install>?
Im in the process of ripping my films and saving them to my Network drive to enable me to play them but I'm sure theres more



ajohansson
Dec 26, 2011, 06:26 PM
if you have playon in a windows environment you can access hulu etc and whatever else is on play on.

snowwhite007
Dec 28, 2011, 04:12 AM
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Care to explain? Spunds good

snowwhite007
Dec 28, 2011, 05:20 AM
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theSeb
Dec 28, 2011, 05:49 AM
This is enough for me to love XBMC:

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g35/da_seb/Screenshot2011-06-16at233555.png

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g35/da_seb/Screenshot2011-01-23at151948.png

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g35/da_seb/Screenshot2011-01-23at151952.png

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g35/da_seb/Screenshot2011-01-23at152427.png

http://i52.photobucket.com/albums/g35/da_seb/Screenshot2011-01-23at152655.png

snowwhite007
Dec 28, 2011, 06:43 AM
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Is that your own collection uve put on a network drive?

theSeb
Dec 28, 2011, 08:01 AM
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Is that your own collection uve put on a network drive?

That's a small snapshot of my own collection when XBMC was indexing. :) (all ripped from my own BRs or DVDs)

snowwhite007
Dec 28, 2011, 08:20 AM
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Awesome how do u rip bluerays iv got mba and superdrive

theSeb
Dec 28, 2011, 08:33 AM
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Awesome how do u rip bluerays iv got mba and superdrive

You need to get an external BR Drive like this:

http://www.amazon.co.uk/LG-BE12LU30-External-Blu-ray-Re-Writer/dp/B00447CFLW/

I then use makeMKV to create full size copies of the discs, which are stored on a NAS.

snowwhite007
Dec 28, 2011, 01:17 PM
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What themes u use got aeon today its awesome just using the lite to keep it fast but looks awesome