Search found 59 matches

by raider73
May 2nd, '10, 16:12
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Setting subtitle borders with FFDshow? how can i get ffdshow
Replies: 4
Views: 1672

Are u sure the subtitles are coming from ffdshow or is it coming from another filter like VSfilter. It seems to me that the font is just a little too big and you can just reduce the size of the font and it should fit just fine. See if this helps if it is ffdshow that's the problem: Here is the scree...
by raider73
Apr 29th, '10, 00:43
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Iris 720p Video Lag
Replies: 4
Views: 1971

If your PC can't handle 720p videos, give the Divx h264 codec or the CoreAVC codec a try. These 2 codecs are the best in terms of low cpu usage for decoding h264 videos. The Divx codec is free while the CoreAVC codec is $14.99, IRCC.
by raider73
Feb 6th, '10, 03:29
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: outrage!!
Replies: 5
Views: 2135

Re: outrage!!

If you are so outraged, then go ahead and do the eng subs yourself! What a jerk! Are you paying these guys for the subs? no! so what the heck are you complaining or outraged about? Its free, you take what you get! Exactly. Go translate them yourselves and post it here. We have a no requesting of su...
by raider73
Oct 28th, '09, 22:33
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Drama's you must watch at least TWICE and why?
Replies: 52
Views: 25478

For me, there isn't any drama worth watching a 2nd time. That's why I stopped burning them to DVD. Now, I just watch them and then delete them. It's just not dramas, though, I started selling off my DVD collection because of the same reason--never watch them a 2nd time, some I never even opened beca...
by raider73
Oct 1st, '09, 18:00
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: ASS & SRT Subtitle Playback DVD problem
Replies: 3
Views: 1519

I am not sure what the problem was but I have had similar issues in the past and this is how I solve it. Make a new text file and then copy and paste the text from the old file to the new file and then save it and then rename the extension to .srt or .ass. This always worked for me. Hope that helps.
by raider73
Aug 30th, '09, 15:41
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: A question about my DVD-CD burner
Replies: 3
Views: 2205

It may have been the cable but could have also been the drive's firmware. W/ dvd burners, the write speed instructions for certain media are in the firmware so if the dvd burner sees a medium that isn't on its media list, it will default to burning at the slowest speed which is usually 1X or 2X(in y...
by raider73
Jul 3rd, '09, 00:40
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: When will 704x396 be an obsolete res standard?
Replies: 63
Views: 14525

Update: I am now running MR.BRAIN 1080i h264 mp4 on my 5 year-old laptop (Intel Centrino T2400 1.83ghz). It's got only 1gb of ram. ZERO stuttering, smooth as butter. Well, my laptop is pretty tweaked up too and takes a least amount of system resource and the OS is Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Edi...
by raider73
Jul 2nd, '09, 22:38
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: When will 704x396 be an obsolete res standard?
Replies: 63
Views: 14525

I'm guessing 704x396 will still be around for a while since it seems to me people like to keep their PCs especially laptops for a long time. I have no job and I still upgrade every year. It's easy as long you know what you're doing. I always part out my laptop and it costs me about only $50-100 to g...
by raider73
Jun 20th, '09, 22:47
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: HDD Media Player
Replies: 3
Views: 2318

You usually get what you pay for. I bought those generic Chinese media players before but never again. There is just no support from them after purchase so it's not worth it. It you want a good HDD media player, stick w/ the name brand ones from TVIX, Mediagate, or Popcorn hour. They aren't cheap, h...
by raider73
Mar 17th, '09, 05:35
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/22/2009) - Haikei, Chichiue-sama
Replies: 14
Views: 11856

Re: does anybody know this one?

does anybody know this one? Sora Kara Furu Ichioku no Hoshi its a kimura takuya drama i guess it was being talked about on smapxsmap Drama Wiki: http://wiki.d-addicts.com/Sora_Kara_Furu_Ichioku_no_Hoshi Torrent: http://d-addicts.net/torrents/a%20million%20stars%20fall%20from%20the%20sky%20%5Bdvd%5D...
by raider73
Mar 14th, '09, 22:58
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/22/2009) - Haikei, Chichiue-sama
Replies: 14
Views: 11856

To all who wants "A Sleeping Forest", I'd recommend you download the JTV version instead of the torrents linked in this thread since there are seeders and usually JTV's version is better quality DVD source.

http://d-addicts.net/torrents/sleeping_ ... 5D.torrent
by raider73
Jul 13th, '08, 22:17
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (7/19/08) - Double Kitchen - (VOID)
Replies: 17
Views: 16534

I voted for Bokura no Yuuki because it has never been SOTW while Double Kitchen has.
by raider73
Jun 26th, '08, 03:26
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (7/5/08) - Kiraware Matsuko no Issho
Replies: 23
Views: 12219

The only problem w/ Kiraware Matsuko no Issho winning is that the subs are horrible. I did my best to split and resync them but others have said the English is horrible. I still haven't watched it yet but I'll help seed it if it wins. I voted for pretty girls since that is an old one and I don't hav...
by raider73
Apr 8th, '08, 04:03
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (4/19/08) - Hitonatsu no Papa e
Replies: 17
Views: 18903

Looks like the Aya Drama will win and so I'll seed Koibumi on 2 PCs for the next week since it is batch torrent and I prefer to seed batch torrents. Enjoy. I don't have Hitonatsu no Papa e so I won't mind that it will win so then I can download it.
by raider73
Mar 17th, '08, 04:00
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW(3/29/08) - Kiken na Aneki
Replies: 29
Views: 14748

The seeding for Mada Koi went well. I seeded over 14GB and now there is no leechers and 6 seeders so I think I'll disconnect. I want to seed Koi wa nennen yasundemasu ka also but the fact that it is not a batch torrent discourages me. If someone batches it up, I can do the same thing w/ this series-...
by raider73
Mar 12th, '08, 05:20
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW(3/29/08) - Kiken na Aneki
Replies: 29
Views: 14748

I have some extra bandwidth so I'm gonna seed Mada Koi wa Hajimaranai for a few days from 2 different computers so hopefully the people who want it can get it since it doesn't look like it'll win. I don't have the music that is in the batch torrent, however. If I have time to drive to my friend's, I...
by raider73
Mar 7th, '08, 21:08
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/8/08) - Moto Kare
Replies: 40
Views: 17766

i just think some of you are being unfair with the poll last vote, someone directly influenced the result by promising to upload a series if people voted for the series he wanted. now people are giving sources to other series in the poll; well if 60 people jump on that moto kare torrent, it's not g...
by raider73
Mar 7th, '08, 18:22
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/8/08) - Moto Kare
Replies: 40
Views: 17766

vote moto kare if it wasn't badly seeded, it wouldn't be in the poll Yes, you are correct but that is the soft sub version that is being nominated. I suggested the hardsub version by JTV which has better quality subs anyways and there are 5 seeders at the moment. JTV's version are usually always DV...
by raider73
Mar 4th, '08, 20:14
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/8/08) - Moto Kare
Replies: 40
Views: 17766

FYI, for those wanting Moto Kare to win, just download the JTV version instead because that one has 5 seeders at the moment. JTVs hardsubs are usually better quality for me anyways. Just a heads up.
by raider73
Jan 22nd, '08, 00:28
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: D-Addicts~Legal Drama Downloads
Replies: 29
Views: 8117

"I make a copy of something on TV with my VCR and lend the tape to someone (BASICALLY)." Funny enough, that's technically illegal, too. Yup, fair use only applies to you. You recording for someone else or someone else recording for you is illegal. Hella stupid law. Fair use doesn't apply to DVDs, A...
by raider73
Jan 21st, '08, 23:52
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: rmvb to avi?
Replies: 10
Views: 4845

Super does work w/ rmvb to avi, I've done it before but it doesn't work w/ everyfile though. Vdubmod is the easiest and always works for me. The thing I found out is that vdubmod doesn't support asian language fonts(maybe why some people say it doesn't work since usually chinese files use rmvb), the...
by raider73
Jul 13th, '07, 18:34
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: multiple logins?????
Replies: 4
Views: 1658

I think I wasn't clear. It only happens, I think, when you're trying to login from multiple copmuters w/ the same ip. Since all PCs onmy LAN will have the same IP on the net side if one computer is logged in, I can't logged in w/ another PC on the same Lan. There are no error messages at all, all d-...
by raider73
Jul 13th, '07, 15:37
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: multiple logins?????
Replies: 4
Views: 1658

multiple logins?????

How come D-Addicts doesn't allow multiple logins?? It's get kind of annoying when you want to login say from the work computer and another computer but you can't because you're already logged on another computer. I would think that for something like this forum there isn't a need for that kind of se...
by raider73
Jul 13th, '07, 15:31
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Buying a new desktop suggestions
Replies: 6
Views: 2268

WOW, $1000. You can get one hell of a PC w/ that. For the use that you stated you can get any $300-500 PC and spend the extra money on the largest hard drive available because that's all you need for downloading dramas. If you want the best components then build it yourself. If you want something th...
by raider73
Jun 1st, '07, 15:38
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How to resynch subtitles?
Replies: 4
Views: 3173

I'm not a 100% positive but for KDramas, most of the time all you need is to synch the first and last subtitle lines and you're okay. Just hit "ctrl + B" in Subtitle Workshop and enter the time for the 1st and last lines and click "adjust". If you're synching a Jdorama, you will need to do what ethi...
by raider73
May 14th, '07, 19:28
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: slow video playback; audio okay
Replies: 16
Views: 4404

Try InTr4nceWeTrust's suggestion first and use the ffdshow filter w/ a player like Media Player Classic. In my experience, ffdshow is the best filter out there and it'll play almost everything. Also, it's the best because you can upconvert your video for better clarity. Get the latest ffdshow: http:...
by raider73
May 7th, '07, 16:01
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: what is the best laptop??
Replies: 22
Views: 5410

Avoid Dell notebooks... although their desktops are very nice and are used all over the place. I had two and had nothing but problems with them, although that could have been due to a number of factors. I've owned over 10 dell laptops and never ever had a problem w/ them but I never had them for ov...
by raider73
Apr 25th, '07, 06:20
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Blue Screen Of Death on my laptop!!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 2985

First, find out what brand hard drive you have and go to that company's website. Maxtor, Seagate, Western Digital---they all have diagnostic programs for their disks. If drive is starting to fail, replace the drive and buy an external case or one of these adapters to back up any data that you want t...
by raider73
Mar 16th, '07, 23:39
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: CSOTM March 2007: Green Forest, My Home
Replies: 9
Views: 12453

I'd like to nominate Warriors of the Yang Clan for the next series of the month since I just noticed that the subs are complete.
by raider73
Feb 9th, '07, 08:03
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Comcast excessive internet bandwidth usage
Replies: 24
Views: 5989

Re: Comcast excessive internet bandwidth usage

I just received a phone call from Comcast telling me to limit my internet bandwidth usage. Failing to comply with Comcasts' warning will lead to termination of service. I was told I fell on the top bandwidth user in my area (thats nice). I asked for specifics and none was given. I felt I was left i...
by raider73
Jan 30th, '07, 06:13
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: KSOTM January 2007: Love Story in Harvard
Replies: 45
Views: 40132

Is it still gonna be "Princes 1st Love" after the announcement that Ruroshin just posted. It looks like "Princes 1st Love" is licensed to YAEntertainment so it'll probably be removed from the torrents.

http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_44451.htm
by raider73
Jan 26th, '07, 05:21
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: I need " Subtitle Translation v2.0 " anyone have i
Replies: 15
Views: 12787

no problem, glad to be of help.
by raider73
Jan 26th, '07, 05:03
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: I need " Subtitle Translation v2.0 " anyone have i
Replies: 15
Views: 12787

Hopefully, this is the one you're looking for. Was pretty hard to find. Had to use multiple search engines. I download it and forgot the original link so I will use YouSendit to host for now. Get it fast since you only have 7days or 100downloads before it expires. http://download.yousendit.com/BEA1D...
by raider73
Jan 26th, '07, 01:18
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: I need " Subtitle Translation v2.0 " anyone have i
Replies: 15
Views: 12787

Are you sure that's the name of the program? I did a search through Google and the only similar program was called "Subtitles Translator" and the latest version is v1.72. Do you know who wrote this software?
by raider73
Jan 19th, '07, 07:54
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Divx DVD player and Subtitle question
Replies: 5
Views: 2937

did you guys update your firmware for this player. there was an update from philips for the divx subtitle problem. search the web for hacked firmware. people hack it to display longer filenames and other skins. I haven't tried though since I'm thinking of returning my player since it doesn't play 72...
by raider73
Jan 5th, '07, 14:53
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How to connect PC to TV
Replies: 12
Views: 7250

O.O that's a genius thing to do. but what is RCA cable? exactly how to do that? S-Video to RCA Composite cable [img]http://us.st11.yimg.com/us.st.yimg.com/I/videoware_1931_38589341.jpg[/img] Only caveat is that there are 2 or 3 different types of S-Video connections. Standard S-Video is only 4pins ...
by raider73
Dec 6th, '06, 20:54
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Convert RMVB to AVI
Replies: 31
Views: 21856

outcast wrote:Video convert master is a great one try it

[img]http://www.video-convert-master.com/screen/main.jpg[/img]

http://www.video-convert-master.com/#Video_Convert_Master
Wow, easy to use program. Only thing is that the people here seem to want a free program to convert hence Vdubmod and Super.
by raider73
Dec 5th, '06, 21:09
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Convert RMVB to AVI
Replies: 31
Views: 21856

question: why are you trying to convert it? but anyways Virtual Dub is the easiest way http://forum.videohelp.com/viewtopic.php?t=289872 i've read the page but what about this (taken from that site): VirtualDubMod is one of the programs that can open AVS file, so open VirtualDubMod, then open this ...
by raider73
Nov 30th, '06, 00:39
Forum: International Community
Topic: Vietnamese D-Addicts
Replies: 1327
Views: 151496

Just a heads up for anyone wanting to watch streaming asian dramas dubbed in Vietnamese. I hate dubs but my friend is watching them at http://www.luyenphim.com/phimtructuyen.asp and http://timvui.com/modules.php?name=phim Hope that helps for those who like dubs. My Vietnamese is not too good anyways...
by raider73
Nov 28th, '06, 07:44
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: GREATEST DVD PLAYER O_O
Replies: 35
Views: 9851

Good post wewa. They do have videocards w/ HDMI out nowadays just not that common though so I guess you can have an HTPC w/ HDMI out. [img]http://insanetek.com/images/stories/news/products/gigabytehdmi.png[/img] Regarding the Oppo. Nowadays, no longer a great deal. PCs are so cheap and they do a muc...
by raider73
Nov 16th, '06, 16:50
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: "Warning: Unresponsive script"
Replies: 19
Views: 4628

I don't think it is the browser that is the problem. I had the same problem w/ IE and I thought maybe I had a virus or spyware so I just re-installed my whole computer(needed to anyways since I was putting in a new drive but that just sped up my motivation). The error message is weird since it doesn...
by raider73
Nov 3rd, '06, 00:04
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: How 2 expand free space on c drive???
Replies: 36
Views: 8969

It is hard to believe that a new computer has only 6GB of storage--I'm leaning towards Bugsie's explanation that maybe you have multiple partitions(this is how I would set up a system also--1 small partition for the OS and programs and 1 larger partition for all my downloads of movies and videos, al...
by raider73
Sep 20th, '06, 04:20
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Jury Duty
Replies: 28
Views: 6464

It's simple, all you have to do is throw the letter away and pretend like you never got it. That's what I always do. Don't worry if their letters start sounding threatening (they threaten with a fine and other stuff), as long as they can't prove that you read the letter, they can't touch you. It's ...
by raider73
Sep 13th, '06, 00:37
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kou Shibasaki
Replies: 42
Views: 16062

Re: Shibasaki Kou - where is she now?

I had already looked at the wiki and could only find "OMSFftS" and Orange Days I already had. I'll check out JTV. Thank you for the reply. Sorry, but your question definitely wasn't clear given the title of the post is "Shibasaki Kou - where is she now?" I thought you were asking about what other d...
by raider73
Sep 12th, '06, 22:07
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kou Shibasaki
Replies: 42
Views: 16062

Re: Shibasaki Kou - where is she now?

I was curious, I watched Orange Days and that was amazing but I can't find any of Shibasaki Kou's other dramas except "One Million Stars Falling from the Sky." I don't know where to look, can anyone assist me? Thank you. Nic -ciao Next time, check out the drama wiki or jdorama.com. It wasn't that h...
by raider73
Aug 10th, '06, 03:27
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW Poll - Ends 8/20/06 - Narita Rikon
Replies: 35
Views: 15310

I'd like to nominate Haruka 17 as the next JSOTW since the subs were just released by Haruspex but the torrents have no seeds except for the 1st episode.
by raider73
Jun 28th, '06, 20:08
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW Poll (7/9/06) - Oishii Kankei
Replies: 30
Views: 14896

I guess it doesn't matter which one wins since they all seem to have seeds and I was just able to download all of Family Values so I have them all. I can help seed the one the wins w/ the exception of Ai no Uta which I re-encoded it to make them fit on one DVD.
by raider73
May 30th, '06, 00:06
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW Poll (06/11/06) - Double Kitchen
Replies: 63
Views: 22022

I know this is no justifiication but we should vote for something other than "The Queen's Classroom" since that batch torrent already has 6 seeders at the moment while Double Kitchen has basically none. Sorry, if I'm bias but Double Kitchen is the only one I haven't seen.
by raider73
Apr 15th, '06, 17:13
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Which Series Would You Like To See Finished/Subtitled?
Replies: 1163
Views: 162692

Gozen - For Wonder Life you can get all eps here: http://www.d-addicts.com/forums/viewtopic.php?info_hash=642486f805e5c16a221c0fcab3c78f117183bb2d Wrong one. Gozen is refering to the Japanese drama "Wonderful Life" that is currently being subbed by Mugen Dorama fansub group not the Korean one w/ Eu...
by raider73
Apr 15th, '06, 02:41
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Subbed or Dubbed?
Replies: 23
Views: 4048

Subbed is the best. The worst is the 1 person dubbed that I see my friend watch in Vietnamese--1 person does the voice for everyone in the show(male or female), that is ridiculous to me and not even worth watching but she still watches it somehow.
by raider73
Apr 5th, '06, 11:21
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW 4/16/06 - Shotgun Marriage
Replies: 39
Views: 20066

There are 2 seeders right now for Shotgun Marriage so everyone can get a head start on the download. I'm holding out hope for soft subs for the Raw versions since the RAWs usually higher quality than Jem's version but I'm gonna download both versions just to be safe.
by raider73
Mar 24th, '06, 15:55
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Full House or My Girl ? (BASHA , AJAJA FIGHTING!)
Replies: 281
Views: 64975

My Girl all the way since any drama wi Bi/Rain is always overrated. A Love to Kill was just plain crap.
by raider73
Mar 23rd, '06, 01:46
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (04/02/06) - Aishitteiru to itte kure
Replies: 34
Views: 17415

horndogbuddhist wrote:could I make a suggestion for a JSOTW although there probably isn't enough seeders....it's gonna be Tiger & Dragon.....
Tiger & Dragon isn't eligible, I think, since subtitles aren't available for all episodes.
by raider73
Feb 23rd, '06, 04:15
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: why is Jdrama so short???
Replies: 25
Views: 8484

I think it's perfect for japanese dramas to have 10-12 episodes; they get right to the point as oppose to dragging like korean dramas. Yup, totally agree, have stopped watching any Korean dramas unless it's highly praised by the majority like "My Girl". Only watch JDramas now since they don't drag ...
by raider73
Jan 30th, '06, 20:20
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW Poll (02/05/06) - News no Onna
Replies: 64
Views: 19882

My vote goes for News no Onna because that's the one that's not being seeded. Yasashii Jikan is currently being VSS(I can help seed off and on if it wins the SOTW but my dsl upload speed really sucks) and Moto Kare and Yanpapa also have a few seeds. I don't mind which one wins since I only just fini...
by raider73
Sep 20th, '05, 02:18
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Green Rose (SBS, 2005)
Replies: 18
Views: 10355

Green Rose (SBS, 2005)

Is it just me or did they keep constantly screwing the years on this show. Is it March 19, 2001 or March 19, 2002. I don't know Korean so I'm just going by what the subtitle states but it just weird. Sometimes, they would mention the crime happen in 2001 and sometimes 2002 and then they would state ...
by raider73
Sep 13th, '05, 01:21
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: September's KSOTM - What Happened in Bali
Replies: 57
Views: 22296

I nominate Second Proposal also but I don't think it'll win since on the KSOTM seeding list, there is only 1 volunteer seeder.
by raider73
Aug 11th, '05, 13:37
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: Help with BitComet please!
Replies: 61
Views: 20170

Is port-forwarding necessary for Bitcomet????

I keep reading different information. Some states you have to have port forwarding and some states you don't have to have port forwarding w/ Bitcomet. I thought you don't need to because Bitcomet has the listening port function. Can someone here give me the correct answer. Correct me if I'm wrong.
by raider73
Aug 10th, '05, 04:58
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Let's Go to School, Sang-doo (KBS2, 2003) **Spoilers**
Replies: 179
Views: 55843

I like the first few episodes and the last few episodes but the show sucked in the middle. That main actor was annoying as hell in the middle episodes. This is the first Korean drama that I had to fast forward through some sections because it was bugging me. As for the ending, I can't decide either....