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Old Dec 26, 2011, 08:04 AM   #1
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XBMC what next?

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
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Old Dec 26, 2011, 07:26 PM   #2
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if you have playon in a windows environment you can access hulu etc and whatever else is on play on.
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Old Dec 28, 2011, 05:12 AM   #3
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Old Dec 28, 2011, 06:20 AM   #4
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This is enough for me to love XBMC:









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Old Dec 28, 2011, 07:43 AM   #6
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Is that your own collection uve put on a network drive?
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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)

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Old Dec 28, 2011, 09:20 AM   #8
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Awesome how do u rip bluerays iv got mba and superdrive
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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-...dp/B00447CFLW/

I then use makeMKV to create full size copies of the discs, which are stored on a NAS.
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What themes u use got aeon today its awesome just using the lite to keep it fast but looks awesome
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