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by unionjak
Wed May 16, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Just went on windows 10 and the nvidia controller software says both my monitor and card are HDCP compatible. There is no info box like that on the nvidia x server settings software for linux mint, which is a bit strange.....
by unionjak
Tue May 15, 2018 12:01 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Changed my host name to something more memorable....obviously didn't make a difference to amazon .

Thanks for the head up :)
by unionjak
Mon May 14, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

ok... System: Host: uj-System-Product-Name-Invalid-entry-length-16-Fixed-up-to-11 Kernel: 4.13.0-41-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.4.0) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.6.7 (Gtk 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.3) Distro: Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia Machine: Mobo: ASUSTeK model: P8Z77-M v: Rev 1.xx Bios: American Megatrends v: 2105 da...
by unionjak
Mon May 14, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

My pc specs are : Linux mint 18.3 cinnamon, 3.6.7 (kernel 4.13.0-41 generic). intel core i5 2500k cpu @3.30Hz x 4 Mai memory 7.7 gig(8) Hard drive 107.1 gig nvidia 1c02 graphics card (nvidia gtx 1060 3 gig gpu) 37.47 Mbps download and 9.36 upload internet speed This is all i have for you.....this is...
by unionjak
Sun May 13, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Yes, tried Firefox with drm ticked. Even tried opera
by unionjak
Sun May 13, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Tried that one, as well as loading hal and other bits and bobs....
by unionjak
Sun May 13, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Computer Hardware Intel Core 2 Duo Processor (or equivalent) Computer Operating System Windows 7 or newer Mac OS 10.7 or newer You can use Chrome to watch Prime Video on Linux/UNIX operating systems (including Chrome OS). Internet Connection Standard Definition (SD) videos: 900 Kbits/sec High Defini...
by unionjak
Sun May 13, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Not sure how i dont meet the requirements in linux mint...but exceed the requirements in windows 10 ?
by unionjak
Sun May 13, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Also, it states "your video will play in standard definition because your computer hardware must meet all the content ptrotection HDCP requirements" ....for which they do in windows but not in prime video (movies ) on mint ?
by unionjak
Sun May 13, 2018 4:06 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Hello all, i will put more meat on the bones as far as information is concerned lol. I am in the uk, using a desktop pc with high specs and a full hd tablet...both with fully updated 18.3 linux mint (cinnamon) In amazon uk i can happily watch (on the pc) anything amazon have to offer....that is upto...
by unionjak
Sat May 12, 2018 11:39 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

That wouldn't make sense as amazon TV programmes give me full hd(more actually) so I don't see why they would throttle my movies especially as I have paid for them ?
by unionjak
Sat May 12, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Re: Amazon prime movies in sd only

Sorry,
my internet speed is just over 40 meg second...
by unionjak
Sat May 12, 2018 3:50 am
Forum: Sound, Multimedia, & Codecs
Topic: Amazon prime movies in sd only
Replies: 37
Views: 3861

Amazon prime movies in sd only

Hello, I use amazon prime and can watch all tv titles at the full download rate of 6.4 gig per hour. However when watching movies(my purchased or rental) i can only watch at 1.6 gig per hour which equates to standard definition. This is on chrome and firefox and on both my Desktop(intel i5/nvidia/2k...
by unionjak
Mon May 07, 2018 6:17 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

Re: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018

Well the good news is...i think(thanks to this guy http://dailylinuxuser.com/2016/07/how-to-fix-linux-mint-wi-fi-issues.html 0) that its fixed.... i used this command sudo nano /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf then added rtl8xxxu to the blacklist list and saved it....now everytime i boot the wifi take...
by unionjak
Thu Apr 19, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

This is nmcli radio wifi on etc etc etc

nmcli radio wifi on ; inxi -Fxxxz ; lspci -nnk | grep -A2 0280 ; rfkill list all ; lsmod ; mokutil --sb-state System: Host: uj-i9 Kernel: 4.13.0-38-generic x86_64 (64 bit gcc: 5.4.0) Desktop: Cinnamon 3.6.7 (Gtk 3.18.9-1ubuntu3.3) dm: lightdm Distro: Linux Mint 18.3 Sylvia Machine: System: Cube (po...
by unionjak
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

Re: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018

No its a bu,
In the first listing it does show about half way down... Network card not found.. Not sure if that's relevant?
by unionjak
Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:13 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

Re: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018

No sorry,
i have my dongle working...but the onboard realtek wifi wont play at all...yet :)
by unionjak
Tue Apr 17, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

Re: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018

Bump
by unionjak
Sat Apr 14, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

Re: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018

Unknown line at line 2468 Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0003 Linux Foundation 3.0 root hub Bus 001 Device 003: ID 258a:6a88 Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0bda:b720 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. Bus 001 Device 004: ID 0bda:818b Realtek Semiconductor Corp. RTL8192EU 802.11b/g/n WLAN Adapter Bus 001 Device 001: ...
by unionjak
Sat Apr 14, 2018 12:31 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018
Replies: 23
Views: 3298

Re: rtl8723bu driver for mint 2018

The above is with a usb wifi dongle plgged in, as well as the built in one..that i am having problems with...

Many thanks,

steve

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