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    Cant get my HTPC 3d Blu Ray to work

    Hi

    I have just built a new HTPC and it has a Samsung Blu Ray player. I have a 3d tv.

    I have installed Cyberlink Powerdvd 10 and Arcsoft TMT 3. in honesty they are both limited copies and before i go ahead and buy one i wanted to test them both to see which i prefer.

    I popped my shrek disc in and it plays on both in 2d but not in 3d.

    please help.
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    Re: Cant get my HTPC 3d Blu Ray to work

    Does the Shrek film have a 3D mode?
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    Re: Cant get my HTPC 3d Blu Ray to work

    wheni use it on the Ps3 it fires straight up in 3d mode (sbs) when i pop it on the PC it goes stright in toi 2d. no button or option to change it
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    Re: Cant get my HTPC 3d Blu Ray to work

    You need to enable the 3DTV setting in PowerDVD (or TMT3) - I have set them both up fine, although find PowerDVD to be the better experience.

    You need to tell it to auto-select the mode based on source material and then tell it what type of 3DTV you have.

    Are the TV and VGA card you are using HDMI 1.4 capable? If so, do you have a receiver or any other HDMI equipment in the chain between them?
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