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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2019 6:49 pm 



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If anyone can provide me with anything above the 1.02 that is on both of mine, I'd be much obliged. I tried to see if I could sign up for an extron account as an independent programmer, but they never responded in any way, despite the fact that I actually am a programmer and had a .mil address to give them.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Wed May 29, 2019 10:22 pm 


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https://mega.nz/#!KUhQRK6A!gvHefbepqAc6 ... MAGAf2PYpU (v1.25)
https://mega.nz/#!HMwiASiZ!W5elb3tk7h39 ... 03I342lqm0 (v1.26)
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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 3:29 am 


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BuckoA51 wrote:
https://mega.nz/#!KUhQRK6A!gvHefbepqAc6rEjxk_6nEJOROS-IV_1ReMAGAf2PYpU (v1.25)
https://mega.nz/#!HMwiASiZ!W5elb3tk7h39 ... 03I342lqm0 (v1.26)


Thanks, I plan on staying on 1.25, but I grabbed 1.26 just in case.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 5:53 am 



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Thanks for the firmware links Bucko.

At the risk of sounding greedy, can someone post the program to load the firmware as well? or is there a way to do this through dataviewer that I am not understanding?

I still do not understand why all of this stuff isn't just openly downloadable from their site like every other company, or why they won't just give an account to anyone who registers at least if they are just trying to track what gets downloaded and how often.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 11:19 am 


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ErebusMaligan wrote:
At the risk of sounding greedy, can someone post the program to load the firmware as well? or is there a way to do this through dataviewer that I am not understanding?


No, you should update the firmware with the programs from Extron, such as Extron PCS.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 12:57 pm 



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Thanks BuckoA51
Do you by chance have the newest version of the PCS as well?

ErebusMaligan wrote:
I still do not understand why all of this stuff isn't just openly downloadable from their site like every other company, or why they won't just give an account to anyone who registers at least if they are just trying to track what gets downloaded and how often.


Extron seems to treat end-users with complete contempt for some reason.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 2:48 pm 


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Seraphic wrote:
Extron seems to treat end-users with complete contempt for some reason.

They expect their dealers to handle the support for end users.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 3:00 pm 


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Seraphic wrote:
Extron seems to treat end-users with complete contempt for some reason.

They expect their dealers to handle the support for end users.

I'm a partner in a company that does A/V integration for small business and residential, and we tried to get a dealer account with them

they really didn't give a shit about us either once I told them we would probably not be moving tens of thousands of dollars of their product on a regular basis


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu May 30, 2019 4:36 pm 



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Seraphic wrote:
Extron seems to treat end-users with complete contempt for some reason.

They expect their dealers to handle the support for end users.


That may be, but I think I can speak for most users on this forum in that we purchase our Extron products used on eBay.
So we do not deal with dealers directly and therein lies the problem as we do not have easy access to latest firmware updates (etc).


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 3:20 pm 


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Extron PCS software - https://mega.nz/#!ucwxnSJT!OgAkXqyb8t8h ... FaDyVwCxhw

If anyone tries the update let me know how you get on as mine's not set up at the mo.
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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 3:52 pm 



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BuckoA51 wrote:
Extron PCS software - https://mega.nz/#!ucwxnSJT!OgAkXqyb8t8h ... FaDyVwCxhw

If anyone tries the update let me know how you get on as mine's not set up at the mo.


Thanks for posting newest version of PCS. Do you have an Extron account? :wink:

I updated mine from 1.25 to 1.26 using an older version of PCS (4.3.x). But process was easy enough.
Install PCS, connect USB to 301HD and computer, power on 301HD, link PCS software with 301HD, select update firmware from one of the menu tabs at top and then select the 1.26 .s19 firmware and click update.

The DSC301HD-FirmwareUpgradeV1x26.exe you posted earlier will put the 1.26 .s19 firmware file in C:\Program Files (x86)\Extron\Firmware\DSC 301 HD\v1_26_0001 on your computer.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 3:54 pm 


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I don't have an account but I did manage to find a friendly contact within Extron willing to grab a few downloads for me :)
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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 4:58 pm 



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BuckoA51 wrote:
Extron PCS software - https://mega.nz/#!ucwxnSJT!OgAkXqyb8t8h ... FaDyVwCxhw

If anyone tries the update let me know how you get on as mine's not set up at the mo.


Thanks so much!
Worked great, both for updating the firmware and configuring settings.
While the front panel controls work well enough, and tactile buttons and knobs are fun, it can be kind of a pain to set up all the presets vs just typing in some numbers.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 6:35 pm 


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BuckoA51 wrote:
Extron PCS software - https://mega.nz/#!ucwxnSJT!OgAkXqyb8t8h ... FaDyVwCxhw

If anyone tries the update let me know how you get on as mine's not set up at the mo.


Thank you, I already have installed on my PC version 4.3 that I used when I installed 1.25, but I grabbed the newest version just in case.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Thu Jun 13, 2019 11:16 am 



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Today I discovered 2 things about my 301 (one good, one bad):

1. If I connect my PC to the D-sub connector it allows me to enable AMD Virtual Super Resolution [VSR] (woohoo!) in the Radeon Settings application whereas if I connect via HDMI, Virtual Super Resolution goes back to being 'not supported'. Any idea why this might be? Is there a workaround? I'd much rather stay in the digital realm.

2. Unfortunately if I connect my PC to the D-Sub input on the 301 it appears to throw the colour temp (or something) off. I can partially correct for it by adjusting the colour temp settings on my PC but something is still not quite right (everything has some kind of weird tint to it). Driving me nuts! Anyone else experienced this?


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:16 am 



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Tested VSR with the Crestron HD scaler via HDMI and it works. No idea why the Extron301 isn’t VSR compatible.


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 Post subject: Re: Extron DSC 301 HD (RGB>HDMI+scaling)-Best settings for 4
PostPosted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 12:14 am 



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strayan wrote:
Tested VSR with the Crestron HD scaler via HDMI and it works. No idea why the Extron301 isn’t VSR compatible.


VSR appears to have stopped working with my Crestron. No idea why. Extremely frustrating.


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