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  1. PVR Christmas Purchase Help Please.

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Question? As some of you know Susan and I ditched the cable some months ago and are now OTA. Excellent HD reception and no monthly bill. Denon 2808 through HDMI runs the surround. However our work schedule many times keeps us from watching the few shows we like, so we decided to give each other...
  2. IPTV Tuner card for PVR

    HDTV | Video Displays | Processors
    Does anyone make a tuner card for a PVR that would record 4 or more simultaneous programs from an IPTV network? A company in our city is installing IPTV to all residences and at the moment I am using Beyond TV to record 4 channels of analog TV at once. But if I convert to IPTV, I want to keep...
  3. PVR - tv capture card question

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Hi all, I would like to record TV. I have and older pentium dual core computer w/ MCE 2005 I'd like to use, but I'm just not sure how it all works together never having used or even seen a setup like this. Basically my question is can I just add a capture card w/remote, and have no monitor...
  4. Noise in system when hooking up HD PVR

    AV Home Theater
    I am trying to hook up our HD PVR thats upstairs to my theater system downstairs. I have run my 30' Component cables down through the floor as well as a Coaxual cable with rca ends for the Digital (SPIDF) audio. When I hook up the coaxual cable to the HD PVR and the Onkyo I get a lovely ground...
  5. Best HD video card for HD PVR?

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    Since I do not wish to pay the monthly programming payment to Sony for a TIVO, I wish to build a HD PVR (not a true HTPC). I am seeking opinions as to which HD Video card has the best bang for the buck for recording 1080i and 720P uncompressed OTA HD video with at least component outputs and...
  6. PVR software for ATI HDTV Wonder?

    Computers | HTPC | Media Servers
    The ATI HDTV wonder is a great tuner (I think). Got it set up with an ATI 9800, so there's plenty of power to output what I want. But... the software that comes with it is junk! I had a half-dozen crashes using it tonight (yes, I upgraded it with the latest drivers from ATI's site). Are...
  7. SA 8300HD PVR VS. Bell ExpressVu 9200 HD PVR Satellite

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    For those of you who had both. What would be your choice and why? Which one has a better picture? How reliable is 9200 HD PVR Satellite box? Thank you for info