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Must be a card driver issue as the 125 MHz offset is already catered for in MP. DMAN
Must be a card driver issue as the 125 MHz offset is already catered for in MP. DMAN
For autotune to correctly create channel entries for Nine & SBS I modified the dvbt.xml file. For Nine change the frequency from...
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Hey, am I glad I have this fixed! I've been puzzling over a problem with my new mediaportal PVR for sometime. I have a PCTV card from Mira running with MP and it's been failing to record after the first successful record (after a reboot). i.e it does it once and then never again until a restart. I had errors along the...
Hey, am I glad I have this fixed! I've been puzzling over a problem with my new mediaportal PVR for sometime. I have a PCTV...
Hey, am I glad I have this fixed! I've been puzzling over a problem with my new mediaportal PVR for sometime. I have a PCTV...
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Personally, I have set up a Scheduled Task within Windows to run "xmltvrt.exe /Grab" which automates the whole process.
Personally, I have set up a Scheduled Task within Windows to run "xmltvrt.exe /Grab" which automates the whole process.
To use a simple program to get your UK XMLTV file try either/both of these great free programs: XMLTV grabber for Radio Times...
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What button on the mce remote works like "backshift" ? If you typed in a wrong character you can't navigate out..
What button on the mce remote works like "backshift" ? If you typed in a wrong character you can't navigate out..
Getting tired of scrolling endless pages of songs with arrow up/down to find the song you are looking for? There are faster ways of...
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Check out the snapstream.com companys expensive BTV, they are damn slow to get anything done even though they were some of the first to make a "HTPC" friehdly PVR. They are just making their product less and less attractive for every one out side the U.S. and Canada! And there are hardly any plug ins for BTV! I've found out that...
Check out the snapstream.com companys expensive BTV, they are damn slow to get anything done even though they were some of the...
I have a VisionPlus DVB-T card and have been waiting and waiting and waiting for DVB support to be included in MediaPortal. It...
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In fact, after the installation, make a complete copy/paste of the mediaportal directory on your hardisk. When a db is corrupted, or something runs bad... Just copy/paste the MP-backup in your Mp install directory. With this solution you can restart a valid version of MP in a few seconds... without a complete re-installation...
In fact, after the installation, make a complete copy/paste of the mediaportal directory on your hardisk. When a db is...
In fact, after the installation, make a complete copy/paste of the mediaportal directory on your hardisk. When a db is...
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Your Twinhan configuration is not working for BDA drivers >= 1.2.1.8 anymore. Use the newest driver (1.2.1.9) from www.DigitalRise.biz and the configuration from http://www.kiwi07.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk/Cards/CaptureCardDefinitions.xml Martin
Your Twinhan configuration is not working for BDA drivers >= 1.2.1.8 anymore. Use the newest driver (1.2.1.9) from...
Hi folks, after reading this forum fo a while, finally got my Typhoon/Twinhan card running. Stil needs some performance tuning...
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Hello there, it is really strange that it does not work. But I never tried with the old 2.3 On the other hand, I have to agree that the forum has modified the script a little bit... Please change following line: MsgBox "App not activated", 0, "" to this one: MsgBox "App not activated", 0, "Error" Maybe, you can also...
Hello there, it is really strange that it does not work. But I never tried with the old 2.3 On the other hand, I have to...
Hi, for the people who would like to use the Palmbutler remote with MediaPortal. I made a script. You possibly have to change...
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hi! but you can't play more then one file. if you want to play movie_part01 and movie_part02 you will need a playlist and a way to tell vlc to play this playlist. i have written a script for myhtpc which generates a temp playlist on the fly. this script won't work with mp. have to take a look into it. but it would be much nicer...
hi! but you can't play more then one file. if you want to play movie_part01 and movie_part02 you will need a playlist and a way...
In my opinion, the hardest part of configuring MediaPortal for a fresh install of WindowsXP is to setup all the codecs. I'm no...
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i made an mistake. you're right. there was only the button "0" in my cmd file. i fixed the cmd file. you can download it from the link above. greets brandy
i made an mistake. you're right. there was only the button "0" in my cmd file. i fixed the cmd file. you can download it from the...
Before IR Assistant i was using Girder and the winlirc plugin. It works fine but after the 30 day test trial you must pay for it...
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Streams and Sharing Hi DaveyB, Yesterday i heard Luke talking about a possible maybe on a location to share MP related files in the future. In the meanwhile; if you have any webspace available to place aprrox. 150MB of streams on, Then you can get them all ! Otherwise, a good location to look for streams would be...
Streams and Sharing Hi DaveyB, Yesterday i heard Luke talking about a possible maybe on a location to share MP related files in...
:D I'm not sure if somebody did a post on this allready. If so, i was not able to find it. How to play your streams...
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Thanks for the tip. I'll take a look at that
Thanks for the tip. I'll take a look at that
I have written a couple of .bat scripts that will use open source/freeware software to: rip and burn dvds (sorry no dvd9 to dvd5...
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Personally I just unzipped the xmltv executables into C:\Program Files\Team MediaPortal\MediaPortal\xmltv ...So when I run xmltv.exe etc, the tvguide.xml downloads right there. Seems to work. :)
Personally I just unzipped the xmltv executables into C:\Program Files\Team MediaPortal\MediaPortal\xmltv ...So when I run...
USA XMLTV for noobs 1. Download a. Install it, somthing like c:\xmltv 2. Goto start run and type cmd (enter)...
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Re: Useful link for use remotecontrol Hauppauge Tv cards This one is okay, the other one you posted it to, is for support problems.
Re: Useful link for use remotecontrol Hauppauge Tv cards This one is okay, the other one you posted it to, is for support problems.
Useful link for use remotecontrol Hauppauge Tv cards :D http://www.dschnabel.de/irctrlen.htm I use this software and...
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I also have small amounts of ghosting.
I also have small amounts of ghosting.
Hi, MP 1.0.8 Download and install ffdshow20050216 Be aware, 2 dlls are missing, can be downloaded here and here In MP...
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Hi scope, I hving problem with my happauge remote when I am in MP - My TV Fullscreen more. When I switch My TV in fullscreen, the remote did not response to any button. I am using MP version 0.1.0.10, I found that I when switch to fullscreen, the program title wil change to "Media Portal - My TV/fullscreen". I have edit the...
Hi scope, I hving problem with my happauge remote when I am in MP - My TV Fullscreen more. When I switch My TV in fullscreen...
I asked frodo to set the program title of the program to like "MediaPortal - My TV" for use with hauppauge ini-file. You managed to...
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Einfach in den Ordner thumbs kopieren, Filegroesse 267 KB simply copy it into the thumbs folder https://machenwirs.kicks-ass.org/homepage/ftp/public/mplogos.zip :lol:
Einfach in den Ordner thumbs kopieren, Filegroesse 267 KB simply copy it into the thumbs folder...
Einfach in den Ordner thumbs kopieren, Filegroesse 267 KB simply copy it into the thumbs folder...
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merci1983 TARGETDIR is just a hint how to set a different path. You could write TARGETDIR="E:\HTPC Test\MP" or just leave the parameter for default. The funny thing was, standard msi parameter INSTALLDIR was ignored. Had to check the log to find it. Another tip (originally from FlipGer): Export your radio stations and...
merci1983 TARGETDIR is just a hint how to set a different path. You could write TARGETDIR="E:\HTPC Test\MP" or just...
You just have to build to batch files and drop them into folder containing new setup files. Cut and paste the following line for...
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From time to time there are posts in here with ppl having trouble with corrupted .Net Framework installations. Here is a KB article from Microsoft on how this might be solved: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;306160 In summary: //Morten
From time to time there are posts in here with ppl having trouble with corrupted .Net Framework installations. Here is a KB...
From time to time there are posts in here with ppl having trouble with corrupted .Net Framework installations. Here is a KB...
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THIS IS THE FORMAL CHANNEL ALLOCATION IN POLAND (the frequencies are almost the same in other European countries except for UK that allocates only puny 69 TV channels) email me at: ten.emohtfos@nosnibor.egroeg (spelled backwards) if you want this list in a nice MS-Excel chart: Regards, George Stereo Encoding: A2...
THIS IS THE FORMAL CHANNEL ALLOCATION IN POLAND (the frequencies are almost the same in other European countries except for UK...
For complete list of all country codes look here...
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I found that the profile suggested by Kanedo worked well for me once i updated the profile using 1Spoon's suggestion. I have found that there are some good and bad things about the remote. Good: nice ability to close and minimize in any application. Bad: poor range , not always responsive if i haven't pressed a button in...
I found that the profile suggested by Kanedo worked well for me once i updated the profile using 1Spoon's suggestion. I have...
I developped a native MP profile for the Firefly remote. No need anymore to use girder to drive MP with the Firefly remote. if...
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Which version of MP do you use? I have installed version 1.08 and heve no problems. What type of Pinnacle card do you have? I use the Pinnacle PCTV PRO, but Timeshift doesn't work.
Which version of MP do you use? I have installed version 1.08 and heve no problems. What type of Pinnacle card do you have...
Hi, i am using MP for about 2 months now. And it is great, everything works even my IR remote control from my pinnacle capture...
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Here a little help to you to config Pinnacle PCTV cards click START panel -->MEDIAPORTAL --> click CONFIGURE go to TELEVISION then click CAPTURE CARDS click ADD in this menu select a TV CAPTURE CARD IS this a software Versiony you must enter your soundcard and the line In you connectet to you tv-card select TAB CODECS und...
Here a little help to you to config Pinnacle PCTV cards click START panel -->MEDIAPORTAL --> click CONFIGURE go to TELEVISION...
Remote is ok, com1 port is ok. But can't get Media Portal to learn the commands. Perhaps someone here has the remote.ini for me or...
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Simple answer is you are reading a rather old thread. You dont go back to old ones so just go to latest 0107. Dont patch the newer one with this old version. Plus those listed drivers are old, the 90002 model card now has 1.3 drivers.
Simple answer is you are reading a rather old thread. You dont go back to old ones so just go to latest 0107. Dont patch the newer...
This is how I got mine working from a new MP 0.1.0.5.1 installation. 1. Uninstall any drivers you already have in place for the...
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That's propably, why we did not understand your problem... ;-)
That's propably, why we did not understand your problem... ;-)
I am using my ATI MMC video player with media portal because it provides flawless video reproduction, while all other players...
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Since today I had stuttering picture in my TV with overlay. I upgraded the Catalyst drivers to Version 5.2 yesterday so I supposed the problem there. After installing the new driver there were missing some registry settings for dxva. Some time ago I found a tip to enable dxva for ati radeon cards. Here it is: Windows Registry...
Since today I had stuttering picture in my TV with overlay. I upgraded the Catalyst drivers to Version 5.2 yesterday so I supposed...
I took me some time to finally get rid of the stuttering or tearing (is it tearing?) when watching TV. It really drove me crazy...
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Update: I have used XPlite to successfully remove XP components in an existing installation. It works great and creates a system restore point... but it's not free. Homepage: http://www.litepc.com/xplite.html
Update: I have used XPlite to successfully remove XP components in an existing installation. It works great and creates a system...
Hello. I read on some other topic on using nLITE to build a stripped down version of the XP CD. Mark all the options you dont...
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hehe, gärn gscheh! :-)
hehe, gärn gscheh! :-)
If your TV-Plugin work do...... --- Download TV-Movie Clickfinder --- http://www.tvmovie.de/clickfinder/clickfinder.html...
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I know, that my TV Tuner Card, Hauppage WinTV primio FM, works With Mp, and for once It worked....but, I dont Remeber how, Which are the right settings, when I try to configure Tv with MP, It Always crashes....Does Anybody knows a trick, or the right settings to make it work properly? I bought a Universal remote, Vivanco,; Can I...
I know, that my TV Tuner Card, Hauppage WinTV primio FM, works With Mp, and for once It worked....but, I dont Remeber how, Which...
I know, that my TV Tuner Card, Hauppage WinTV primio FM, works With Mp, and for once It worked....but, I dont Remeber how, Which...
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if you have an iPod, you have iTunes and you have playlists in iTunes. If you want to share them with MediaPortal, see here: http://www.maisenbachers.de/dokuw/howto:mymusic:useitunesplaylists
if you have an iPod, you have iTunes and you have playlists in iTunes. If you want to share them with MediaPortal, see here...
if you have an iPod, you have iTunes and you have playlists in iTunes. If you want to share them with MediaPortal, see here...
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