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    Quote Originally Posted by ck2b View Post
    Our media player is plugged into the TV so it goes straight into it. It's like a giant USB stick with it heaps of memory. You do need to be a bit tech savvy and DH does it all but I don't think it is that hard. You plug it in to your pc put the movies on you want with from DVD or 'other' and plug it back in to the TV.

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    Ohhhh now i get it. DH uses a portable hard drive for some movies and plugs that into the tv...is that sort of the same thing
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    Quote Originally Posted by Beefie View Post
    Ohhhh now i get it. DH uses a portable hard drive for some movies and plugs that into the tv...is that sort of the same thing
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    We store on PC and 1tb portable hard drive and transfer to 16gb USB as needed but I think you can plug portable hard drive into TV.

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    Our movies/tv series are all on an external USB hard drive that we plug into our TV.

    I actually still have all the discs around but they'll be going into the garage soon so I have my shelves free for other things.

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    Op, yes it is like a portable hard drive... Of sorts...
    You plug it in to your pc and store whatever you like on there, then plug it into the tv and use it from there.
    All your files that you put on there from your pic are now watchable on your tv. You can also put music and photos on there. They are accessible the same way a USB Flash drive is.
    We only ever buy WD (western digital) brand and they store 2T of media on them.
    They are very easy to use. We bought out last one for $200.... You will need to shop around, I think jb hifi is the best for price. Thru are often on special too... I have seen them anywhere from $170 - $300 for the type we get at different shops and times.
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    ok great thanks. i will look into putting them on usb and get rid of the discs altogether. sounds like the way to go these days!

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    Quote Originally Posted by YMo7 View Post
    Op, yes it is like a portable hard drive... Of sorts...
    You plug it in to your pc and store whatever you like on there, then plug it into the tv and use it from there.
    All your files that you put on there from your pic are now watchable on your tv. You can also put music and photos on there. They are accessible the same way a USB Flash drive is.
    We only ever buy WD (western digital) brand and they store 2T of media on them.
    They are very easy to use. We bought out last one for $200.... You will need to shop around, I think jb hifi is the best for price. Thru are often on special too... I have seen them anywhere from $170 - $300 for the type we get at different shops and times.
    Hth
    Fantastic. Thanks so much for the info!

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    1382930673103.jpg a box from the reject shop.1382930862450.jpg boxes, a spindle from a bulk pack of cd's, as well as a big folder. These are 3 of the 4 ways we store our DVDs. We use a hard drive for others as well.

    My name is desperatelyseekingsleep and I am a movieholic. It has been 12 hours since my last movie.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DesperatelySeekingSleep View Post

    My name is desperatelyseekingsleep and I am a movieholic. It has been 12 hours since my last movie.

    Hello desperatleyseekingsleep, im Beefie and i am not sleep deprived because of my kids but because i stay up all night watching TV series and movies. It has been 15hrs since my last movie.
    I am also a movie addict.

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