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by Riea
Mar 27th, '10, 17:03
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: MKV
Replies: 25
Views: 12172

For people who like... (was going to say RM files, but don't think anyone really likes them) China/hk/taiwan related stuff... Asus O!Play does pretty much everything WD TV does and supports RMVB / RM. Patriot's Box Office does as well. Some come with wireless so you can stream stuff directly from yo...
by Riea
Mar 27th, '10, 16:46
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: Journey to the west 2010
Replies: 2
Views: 3603

Check the other forums... there's already a post on this and torrents posted. Also, most of the major torrent sites seemed to have survived or bounced back since almost all the ones I used to use are still there. I think the only real death was BTChina.. but their overseas version is still up and ru...
by Riea
Mar 27th, '10, 16:41
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: How does one search for Cantonese drama torrents here?
Replies: 7
Views: 6509

Most Chinese sites post in the original language as well.. There are a few that have sections that only post cantonese dubbed stuff (which seems to dominate and makes it oddly difficult to find anything mandarin, anyway...). D-Addicts (as good as it may be) isn't really a good place for China, Taiwa...
by Riea
Mar 27th, '10, 16:25
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: The Shadow of Empress Wu?
Replies: 4
Views: 4321

Re: The Shadow of Empress Wu?

As the title implies, what about The Shadow of Empress Wu? I've searched the forum here and there seem to be no-one talking about it. Or am I supposed to search by it's Chinese name? There isn't even a page for it at the dramawiki. Why is that? Oh, and btw, is it uploaded anywhere? I'd really like ...
by Riea
Mar 1st, '10, 19:57
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Where to find J-vids converted for ipod?
Replies: 5
Views: 2658

i got a converter, i am just looking for a place to get vids with hard subs that are already converted for the ipod so i don't have to spend so much time doin it myself... Use WinAVI's ipod converter.. the ipod setting is preset.. does just about every format to ipod's mp4.. and its fast (depending...
by Riea
Feb 27th, '10, 23:23
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KBS and SBS war against piracy of copyrighted material
Replies: 25
Views: 6244

Random thought: Could it be that they don't let other countries buy the rights and air the dramas (both Korean and Japanese) since they earn more money out of selling expensive DVDs (box sets)? Entirely possible.. obviously without certain info nothing is for certain. Such as exactly how many broad...
by Riea
Feb 26th, '10, 00:02
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KBS and SBS war against piracy of copyrighted material
Replies: 25
Views: 6244

You got some points here. Still, there is no relation, as for me, between banning downloading outside Korea and profiting from it. They should realize that we ( I mean the World) the huge marketplace where they can sell their stuff. I don't think they intentionally ban their products because they d...
by Riea
Feb 25th, '10, 21:25
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is Bittorrent or BitComet Legal?
Replies: 89
Views: 21836

Its more about how within reach you are... if you're in the area where the copyright holder resides, they are more likely to take action against you simply because the cost (while extremely expensive) can be minimal since a legal demand/cease letters cost very little and are often enough of a scare ...
by Riea
Feb 25th, '10, 20:29
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is Bittorrent or BitComet Legal?
Replies: 89
Views: 21836

Keiko1981 wrote:
Riea wrote:...and you know what is REALLY ironic? I work in the legal field.. specifically with intellectual property.. copyrights, patents, trademarks, etc...
"Welcome to the wonderful world of high-technology" (Quoted Skinner from The X-Files - Season 3) :lol
:thumleft:
by Riea
Feb 25th, '10, 19:31
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is Bittorrent or BitComet Legal?
Replies: 89
Views: 21836

I totally agree with some of the things said here... but there are a few misunderstandings. The RIAA and friends know what they are facing.. they just haven't come up with an effective strategy or business model to control it.. which is why they've been dragged into the Information Age kicking and s...
by Riea
Feb 25th, '10, 18:50
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KBS and SBS war against piracy of copyrighted material
Replies: 25
Views: 6244

I have some of my dramas on DVD, but comparing the prices and my wage - still not affordable. I buy only dramas I've seen, so that I know what I'm expecting. I wouldn't buy an unknown one. So, we return to the main point. I have to see before I buy? How can I see? By downloading. Sure, I pay for Cl...
by Riea
Feb 24th, '10, 23:52
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KBS and SBS war against piracy of copyrighted material
Replies: 25
Views: 6244

Coffee Prince: 17 eps+ Special. Anyway, plus shipping fees. I paid for some dramas and it was twice as much. 40$ isn't much, but it's a "raw" price, you have to include tax (yes), and fees. That will make around 60-70 $. Pricey as for me. I'm not saying it isn't pricey for some people... it was mor...
by Riea
Feb 23rd, '10, 23:38
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KBS and SBS war against piracy of copyrighted material
Replies: 25
Views: 6244

There isn't much I actually like enough to buy and generally imports are more expensive... but looking at the yesasia prices... (coffee prince since someone mentioned it) it's.... $39.99US.. which is.. like $2.50 per ep (is it 16 eps? I don't recall) or like putting $5 away for a week (8 days). I do...
by Riea
Feb 22nd, '10, 21:42
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: KBS and SBS war against piracy of copyrighted material
Replies: 25
Views: 6244

If they take down every p2p site there's going to be some other place to get your fix. I'm thinking along the lines of a private IRC channels with XDCC bots :) Anyway I think international fans can plea "fair use" since their product is not made available to us which implies they would never make a...
by Riea
Feb 21st, '10, 21:47
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: The Shaolin Warriors/Shao Lin Seng Bing
Replies: 11
Views: 10302

Torrent below - I forget if it was vcd/dvd rips... This series is considered quite old now... so not a lot of seeds/peers left so its probably slow.. but the ratio was still above 1.0.. http://www.megaupload.com/?d=9S3ZBXSX Please Note - This is not my torrent, it was not the source of my files nor...
by Riea
Feb 21st, '10, 21:15
Forum: Chinese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: The Shaolin Warriors/Shao Lin Seng Bing
Replies: 11
Views: 10302

hey anyone here know where i can dl this series...doesn't have to be sub at all... just the series....i just wanna watch it because it so addicting to watch... Torrent below - I forget if it was vcd/dvd rips... This series is considered quite old now... so not a lot of seeds/peers left so its proba...
by Riea
Feb 11th, '10, 00:34
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: Can someone ID this costume drama? Mandarin,sorcery, recent?
Replies: 3
Views: 2592

Re: Can someone ID this costume drama? Mandarin,sorcery, rec

Hi, I want to find the name of a costume drama, the one that is currently rerunning on IAVC (US Chinese channel). It doesn't seem to have an English name and I can't read Chinese very well. Here are some specifics: - is in Mandarin - everyone is in strictly Hanfu-styled dress - main characters are ...
by Riea
Feb 5th, '10, 00:27
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: Anyone know what show this is?
Replies: 2
Views: 2170

Re: Anyone know what show this is?

ccbfan wrote:

八大豪侠 (loose translation: The Eight Heroes)
http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Eight_Heroes
by Riea
Jan 27th, '10, 03:16
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] The Myth (CCTV, 2010)
Replies: 57
Views: 83434

yucheng0801 wrote:Thanks for ur song... it was very usefulll, but do u have the song of the end in mp3??? its Called Endless Love... but i need it singed by Hu Ge (the principal actor) if you have it please tell me.
美丽的神话 by 胡歌 & 白冰
http://www.megaupload.com/?d=D5KTKOFX
by Riea
Jan 23rd, '10, 16:04
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Eloquent Ji Xiao Lan
Replies: 9
Views: 8441

This is an old thread but I hope there are others who have watched this: I'm just starting the 2nd season and I'm wondering if they're going to talk about what happened between Du Xiao Yue and her fiance in the 1st season? Because at the end of the 1st season it seemed like they were getting ready ...
by Riea
Jan 23rd, '10, 16:00
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: LOCH and ROCH
Replies: 1
Views: 2399

Re: LOCH and ROCH

i just recently finished LOCH 2008 and was wondering if anyone knows if they're going to continue with the series and make a new ROCH with the same actors from LOCH 2008. I know that there's a 2006 version but i would like to see a new ROCH with the same actor playing guo jing and actress playing h...
by Riea
Jan 17th, '10, 20:13
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] The Myth (CCTV, 2010)
Replies: 57
Views: 83434

yo, wats the song in ep 47? i cant find it anyway . the part when the princess if forced to go into the cave. uh.. you mean ep 46? If it is, its called "星月神话" written/composed/sung by: 金莎 (She played 吕素 in the series (the younger sister from eps 4+)) A link to a fan made MV of the song (Please Note...
by Riea
Jan 16th, '10, 19:53
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] The Myth (CCTV, 2010)
Replies: 57
Views: 83434

Well the CG and the ending eps were less than stellar.. to say the least... Anyway.. for those still interested... Torrent for RAW dvd to rmvb rips. All 50 eps. I've checked the torrent and it appeared functional and seeded.. was getting around 250KBps when I tried it. http://www.megaupload.com/?d=0...
by Riea
Jan 10th, '10, 16:57
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: In chinese - help please
Replies: 5
Views: 1681

http://search.overseas.btchina.net/btsearch.php?query=%BA%AB%BE%E7+%B9%FA%D3%EF&type=0 Just thought I'd say thanks regarding this... I wasn't aware the overseas btchina survived the government onslaught.... With regards to the chinese websites.. you can generally google translate through most of th...
by Riea
Jan 10th, '10, 16:52
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: MSN ripping
Replies: 1
Views: 913

I don't know of such a program.. but mokdeeo posted a screen capture program thread just days before you posted yours... I'd assume most screen capture programs would work also..

Link to that thread:

http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_81068.htm
by Riea
Jan 10th, '10, 16:48
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Gomplayer software
Replies: 2
Views: 1557

The buffering situation also occurs if the video file itself is damaged or incomplete. In which case, repairing the video or downloading an uncorrupted version of the video will correct this.
by Riea
Jan 10th, '10, 16:12
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] The Myth (CCTV, 2010)
Replies: 57
Views: 83434

Actually the story is slightly different when compared to the original movie. Hu Ge doesn't play dual characters, the story is set up in that he and his girlfriend's brother get thrown into the Qin dynasty and though various events, meets various famous people and how they affect history. Most of th...
by Riea
Jul 22nd, '09, 21:55
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Has Aja-Aja site been attacked?
Replies: 44
Views: 17689

I use NoScript and its blocks all the pop-ups on aja-aja. I didnt realised that Bidvertiser has virus pop-ups on their ads? I'm on the aja-aja site now... don't see anything.. I do have Firefox + NoScript + Adblock Plus. Actually, I was unaware the site even had popups or ads.. I've never seen any ...
by Riea
Oct 19th, '08, 03:00
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Shinsengumi audio fix batch question
Replies: 3
Views: 2041

Not sure what you're trying to do.. doesn't matter.. but one thing is for certain... its exactly as the error states. You don't have the codecs required. Virtualdub and plenty of other video encoder or video manipulation program needs external codecs installed. Go get the full k-lite pack or cccp or...
by Riea
Oct 10th, '08, 02:46
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Convert RMVB file to AVI file??
Replies: 23
Views: 11689

can try SUPER.. I've had a lot of success with it in the past.. haven't used it in a long time though. Haven't had the need to convert anything in ages. Anyway.. it's completely free so all you'll waste is some time as you fiddle with it trying to find the correct settings.. if it works, great.. if ...
by Riea
Oct 4th, '08, 11:54
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is Bittorrent or BitComet Legal?
Replies: 89
Views: 21836

is that sarcasm? hard to tell through typed text... I'll consider it not... pretty much.. but for the most part even the RIAA seem to try to hit suppliers (kazaa users with large amounts of shared files) and taking them out would impact the system the most. Considering that bittorrent in general mea...
by Riea
Oct 3rd, '08, 12:20
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Is Bittorrent or BitComet Legal?
Replies: 89
Views: 21836

I'm unsure of where you got the notion that p2p and utorrent is safe.. Nothing is ever completely safe, people will always find ways around everything. That said.. if you're afraid of getting caught, simply don't do it. The idea of "Private Trackers" just means they allow logins from particular grou...
by Riea
Sep 22nd, '08, 22:16
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: help please...videos burn too fast
Replies: 9
Views: 2379

Not sure if I'm understanding this properly.. please correct me if I'm wrong as I still can't tell exactly what you're trying to do...I'm assuming "transcoding" is the conversion process from avi to vob/dat/mpg format and NOT the act of writing the disc? Therefore, you mean that the resulting file i...
by Riea
Sep 17th, '08, 23:26
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Sound but no pictures....
Replies: 10
Views: 2162

I checked out KMPlayer recently as well.. quite nice, in fact the minimalist/performance mode in the newest betas allow me to play x264 high def. files smoothly on an older laptop (15mb memory and 10-15% cpu load) when I couldn't do it with GoM (40mb memory and 80-90% cpu load).. My only real compl...
by Riea
Sep 17th, '08, 01:25
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Sound but no pictures....
Replies: 10
Views: 2162

I checked out KMPlayer recently as well.. quite nice, in fact the minimalist/performance mode in the newest betas allow me to play x264 high def. files smoothly on an older laptop (15mb memory and 10-15% cpu load) when I couldn't do it with GoM (40mb memory and 80-90% cpu load).. My only real compla...
by Riea
Sep 17th, '08, 01:19
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: audio but no video, yet codecs installed??
Replies: 10
Views: 2686

@luvkdrama

The error tells you exactly what you need to know, you either don't have the right codecs to play the file or it may not be a media file at all. You'll have to give more details or at least what the FULL filename is before anyone can figure out what the problem is..
by Riea
Sep 17th, '08, 01:16
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: help please...videos burn too fast
Replies: 9
Views: 2379

Kind of a stab in the dark here.. but... MAYBE you are burning videos completely unconverted to VOB format, in which case they won't play on standalone players. I haven't used Nero in ages so I'm not sure if it verifies that files are in VOB format. If it does, then I'm not sure, you'd have to give ...
by Riea
Aug 30th, '08, 12:03
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Need advice !!! By pass Megaupload limit .....
Replies: 9
Views: 5540

Get a premium account :roll lol, of course that's the best solution.. the thing with megaupload is that they don't seem to log IPs to accounts.. therefore you can probably get a few friends, pool your money together and basically share a premium account.... I've been using my friend's lifetime prem...
by Riea
Aug 30th, '08, 11:56
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: recording dramas from A-z
Replies: 2
Views: 1334

buy a video capture card at your local computer dealer...
by Riea
Aug 30th, '08, 11:53
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: i am soo close! help!
Replies: 6
Views: 1901

if the video file just stops/crashes/freezes.. it maybe due to your download being incomplete, check to make sure your file sizes match with the ones from the site.. alternatives are to have torrent, hash, sfv files check if the file is actually complete and not corrupted.
by Riea
Aug 30th, '08, 11:49
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Need advice !!! By pass Megaupload limit .....
Replies: 9
Views: 5540

if all else fails and you have a dynamic IP, you can just simply reset your connection (disconnect/reconnect)...
by Riea
Aug 30th, '08, 11:45
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: How can I connect to news?
Replies: 2
Views: 1227

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Usenet_newsreaders

pick a reader from the above list.. read instructions on setup.. ask your news provider for server info, username, passwords..
by Riea
Jul 31st, '08, 00:24
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: .srt subtitles font suddenly changed
Replies: 17
Views: 7228

wait, are you trying to play the srt files? or videos with subs? Somewhat sounds like (and I apologize if this is not the case) you think srt files are video files that can be played. Also, verify you have Vobsub installed.
by Riea
Jul 31st, '08, 00:18
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Softsubs
Replies: 4
Views: 1306

The downloaded file MAY be corrupted or some header info might be damaged. I've noticed that VLC is somewhat more resilient when it comes to reading damaged files. That could be one possible reason as to the error. Could try to repair the file or re-download it if you wanted a copy to keep (that wor...
by Riea
Jul 31st, '08, 00:10
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: change the subtitle font color of a hardsub video, possible?
Replies: 10
Views: 5519

Good god, I'm away a few days and this turns up.. firstly, I don't mind being corrected, wouldn't be the first time I was wrong, nor the last time either. secondly, I did mention that "to my understanding" and "the only way I see".. I only did a few minutes of research on the subject and did not fin...
by Riea
Jul 31st, '08, 00:02
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Acer eRecovery Managment and black screen in WinVista
Replies: 8
Views: 6451

I agree with jholic, you should try to google the error to find out what the message means and possible solutions. Another option would be to contact whatever company you purchased the computer from and see if they can help you. Another option would be looking into another backup software if possibl...
by Riea
Jul 12th, '08, 02:03
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: What video capture software from dvd to avi?
Replies: 3
Views: 5809

x264 has generally higher quality for the same size. The only real disadvantage seems to be the fact that older and less powerful systems can't play them properly. ie. my 3.2ghz p3 sometimes has issues playing them lag free, my newer systems don't have these issues
by Riea
Jul 12th, '08, 01:53
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: change the subtitle font color of a hardsub video, possible?
Replies: 10
Views: 5519

to my understanding, hardsubs are mixed in with the video data, no way to remove them. The only options I've ever seen or heard of are watermark removing tools/filters which generally blur and blotch out the waternark, but generally leaves an ugly blurry mess. or to crop/trim/block out with a solid ...
by Riea
Jul 7th, '08, 20:53
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Problems with softsub
Replies: 4
Views: 1232

media player... classic? or windows media player? We'd need more details about what codecs/players you tried or have on your system. RE: Your edited comment. This is highly unlikely because srt files and their programs don't know or care what the video file is. ie, you can rename the srt filename to...
by Riea
Jul 7th, '08, 20:46
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: change the subtitle font color of a hardsub video, possible?
Replies: 10
Views: 5519

....doubtful. Hardsub means the text is part of the video. Trying to change it would be like trying to change the colour of the ribbon someone was wearing in the video. Even if it WAS possible, which I highly doubt, it would take absurd amounts of work to do it.
by Riea
Jul 7th, '08, 20:41
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Why can't I access Google?
Replies: 7
Views: 5615

I agree with the solutions that have been posted thus far.. I love firefox and encourage everyone to use it. However, if using IE is so important and all these solutions have been unable to fix your issue, I suggest looking at your "System Restore" feature for a restore point before the situation oc...
by Riea
Jul 5th, '08, 01:06
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Identification Thread for Celebrities
Replies: 709
Views: 231350

there's this one chinese movie.. i really dont remember how it goes but there's this one guy and he somehow dies. when he goes to heaven he gets another chance to come back to life. when he is back into life the only thing that can keep him alive is drinking 7 up. something like that?? so i want to...
by Riea
Jul 1st, '08, 17:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Hana Yori Dango (Meteor Garden Manga) jdrama
Replies: 1646
Views: 331570

when in doubt on the internet... google it.. with a little time and patience it's not hard because it is/will be so popular.
by Riea
Jul 1st, '08, 17:45
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [CDrama] Duke Of Mount Deer (2007)
Replies: 41
Views: 34413

/rant on :cussing: Most of the time people want exciting wuxia fight scenes and not so much political drama. Unfortunately for those people, the huge number of historical dramas try to be very realistic and thus turns off most mainstream audiences. Also, so called "idols" always end up doing the pop...
by Riea
Jun 30th, '08, 16:22
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Legend Subtitle not showing
Replies: 4
Views: 1349

I had it happen to me when I tried to play the files over a network.. the solutions that worked for me were... 1. copy the files directly onto this machine and play with GoM. 2. use mpc to play the files if GoM didn't work (I always have 3 to 4 different players installed on each machine just in cas...
by Riea
Jun 27th, '08, 11:04
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Legend Subtitle not showing
Replies: 4
Views: 1349

This is a bug with GoM player. I've experienced it in the past as well and no amount of meddling with the sub file or reloading of the program will correct it. Either you restart your computer and it SHOULD fix the problem or use another player for the file.
by Riea
Jun 27th, '08, 10:58
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: how to make the substitle display on the screen.???
Replies: 3
Views: 1186

First thing to do is make sure that your filenames match up. Example: Default names Sub = Insoon.Is.Pretty.E01.KOR.HDTV.XviD-Ental-[WITH S2].srt Vid = Insoon.Is.Pretty.E01.KOR.HDTV.XviD-Ental.avi should be changed to something like Sub = Insoon.Is.Pretty.E01.KOR.HDTV.XviD-Ental-[WITH S2].srt Vid = I...
by Riea
Jun 9th, '08, 22:38
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: problem with peer
Replies: 3
Views: 1079

thanks for reply b4. but my internet connection is absolutely ok. no problem at all. until to day no seed connected [ 0(0) ]. wut shud i do?? :-( help me please. . onegai.. Unless you have recently changed something in your firewalls, ports, routers, gateways, etc. If you have not made changes, the...
by Riea
Dec 30th, '07, 16:56
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Identification Thread for Celebrities
Replies: 709
Views: 231350

Re: Does anyone know the name of the Chinese Series describe

I once say a chinese series very long ago about twin brothers that were seperated at birth. One grew up as a brat who would eventually meet people along the way that would straighten him out, he would also marry 4 women that he met along his travels. His twin would grow up in a life of luxury. Some...
by Riea
Dec 30th, '07, 16:37
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Identification Thread for Celebrities
Replies: 709
Views: 231350

Anyone knows this chinese serie.. It is a very old one, it was made in the 80's. It's about a princess who was kidnapped from a palace. Through the years she lives in the mountains where she learns material arts and all that stuff. And she also has a huge bird? whom she's flying with. It is a fanta...
by Riea
Dec 30th, '07, 16:26
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: The Identification Thread for Celebrities
Replies: 709
Views: 231350

Re: Please Help

Hi, I'm new here and I'm looking for a show as well. It's a Chinese drama show with kung fu set in the olden days. From what I can remember, there is a monk (not like a shaolin monk) and he likes to eat dog meat. I think he might have been a fallen god or something but I'm not sure. He's got magica...