FireDTV Remote does not work (2 Viewers)

audioPitheco

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    TV-Server Version: 1.0 latest
    MediaPortal Version: 1.0 latest
    MediaPortal Skin: default (16/9)
    Windows Version: Vista 64bit Ultimate
    CPU Type: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600
    HDD: SAMSUNG HD103UJ 1TB S-ATA2 32MB
    Memory: 4 Gigs
    Motherboard: Asus PQ5-Pro
    Video Card: ATI HD 4850 1GB GDDR3 PCI-E 2.0 DX10.1
    Video Card Driver: latest
    Sound Card: integrated in the mboard
    Sound Card AC3:
    Sound Card Driver:
    1. TV Card: FloppyDTV S2/CI
    1. TV Card Type: DVB-S2
    1. TV Card Driver: latest
    2. TV Card: FloppyDTV T/CI
    2. TV Card Type: DVB-T
    2. TV Card Driver: latest
    3. TV Card:
    3. TV Card Type:
    3. TV Card Driver:
    4. TV Card:
    4. TV Card Type:
    4. TV Card Driver:
    MPEG2 Video Codec: Cyberlink
    MPEG2 Audio Codec: Cyberlink
    h.264 Video Codec: Cyberlink
    Satelite/CableTV Provider:
    HTPC Case: Cooler Master Sileo RC-500-KKN1-GP
    Cooling: Noctua CPU Cooler NH-U9B
    Power Supply: Cooler Master Silent Pro M500W
    Remote: FireDTV Remote
    TV: Sony 32" FullHD KDL-32W4000
    TV - HTPC Connection: HDMI


    Hello to everybody in the forum.

    I've installed TV Server and MP Client in the same VISTA 64 machine in which I've placed a FloppyDTV-S2 and a FloppyDTV-T;

    I cannot configure MP Client to let it see the FireDTV Remote.
    The FireDTV remote works properly with "FireDTV Viewer" software but doesn't with MP Client.

    Perhaps the problem is that in the FireDTV remote config window of MP Client Setup the combo box that has to let me choose the TV Card to make as reciever, is empty!

    Thank You very much for Your valued help!
     

    flokel

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    so you checked this box and chose one receiver
    and still nothing is happening ?

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    audioPitheco

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    so you checked this box and chose one receiver
    and still nothing is happening ?

    Thank You very much flokel for having answered!

    Yes, I checked the check-boxes exactly as in Your example attached. The problem, instead, is that I do not see any "receiver" in the combo-box (I'm C++ developer and I'm used to call combo-box the element that I've highlighted in the image attached): the combo-box is empty!

    Other info: I've closed the FireDTV Viewer IR exe that I found was in memory (try bar) because of an autostart default option of the FireDTV Viewer setup.... but still nothing.

    Guessing... mine is a client-server setup (MP Client + TV Server) even if is installed on the same machine (I've choose this configuration to let MP provide HDTV functions)... so the devices (FloppyDTV-S2 and FloppyDTV-T one installed in a front 3,5" slot and the other installed in a rear PCI slot, both with IR reciever) are controlled by the TV Server: is this the reason why the MP Client does not see the devices?

    Thanks a lot!
     

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    flokel

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    Hi,

    could you post your log files after
    having started MP conf and tried to configure the remote in the fireDTV tab ?

    A guide for collecting and posting logs can be found in my signature.
     

    xcvb

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    Hi!

    I have a similar problem. The remote was working with Mediaportal 0.2.3.
    Now I installed the MediaPortal 1.0 with SVN-Snapshot:-01-23-2009 22-00, but it isn't working any more.
    Maybe it is because I also upgraded the FireDTV driver to version: 081217_firedtv_beta_setup_5_3.
    The new FiresatApi.dll has version 1.11.2226.0. I have a backup of the mediaportal folder with the older 1.10.1.0 version of the .dll, but this one doesn't work either. Unfortonately I haven't got the older driver anymore.
    Next problem is that the remote now even won't work after downgrading to 0.2.3.
    I've attached the logs, and in the error log there are some firedtv errors, but the don't say anything to me.
    System is Vista business 64bit with SP1 and all windows updates.

    I hope anyone has some suggestions for me!
    Thanks,
    Eric
     

    chemelli

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    xcvb log:

    2009-02-03 17:40:09.365000 [ERROR][MPMain]: FireDTVRemote: SourceFilter Not Found

    audioPhiteco log:

    2009-02-04 00.21.43.451544 [Info.][Config Main]: FireDTV: FiresatApi.dll could not be found on your system!
    2009-02-04 00.21.43.451544 [ERROR][Config Main]: FireDTV: FiresatApi.dll could not be found on your system!

    Simone
     

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    Grazie chemelli per aver risposto!
    Thank You chemelli for answering!

    New log, new error.

    2009-02-05 00.56.21.404611 [Warn.][Config Main]: x10Remote: Can't initialize
    2009-02-05 00.56.21.404611 [Info.][Config Main]: FireDTV: Using FiresatApi.dll located in MediaPortal's base dir C:\Program Files (x86)\Team MediaPortal\MediaPortal\FiresatApi.dll
    2009-02-05 00.56.21.404611 [Info.][Config Main]: FireDTV: error initializing Tentativo di caricare un programma con un formato non corretto. (Eccezione da HRESULT: 0x8007000B)
    2009-02-05 00.56.21.404611 [ERROR][Config Main]: FireDTV: error initializing Tentativo di caricare un programma con un formato non corretto. (Eccezione da HRESULT: 0x8007000B)

    There's someone throwing an exception ;-)

    From my DirectX Error lookup tool:

    HRESULT: 0x8007000b (2147942411)
    Name: ERROR_BAD_FORMAT
    Description: An attempt was made to load a program with an incorrect format.
    Severity code: Failed
    Facility Code: FACILITY_WIN32 (7)
    Error Code: 0x000b (11)

    Are You perhaps using the sdk "LoadModule" func?
     

    chemelli

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    maybe this dll doesn't like to be loaded in a x64 env.

    Simone
     

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    As I said the errors don't say anything to me. What does: FireDTVRemote: SourceFilter Not Found mean?
    -Eric
     

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