Pinnacle PCTV 110i not recognized

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  1. Mafu777

    Mafu777 New Member

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    I'm having problems with my Pinnacle PCTV 110i (PCI, Vista Kit Version).



    MediaPortal keeps saying it can't find any TV Card installed.
    I have tried some potential solutions I found on the forum, like installing the InterVideo codec but MediaPortal continues to refuse to recognize the card.
    The instructions from the Wiki on getting a software enconding card to work didn't get me anywhere either.
    I also found on some posts references to the CaptureCardSettings.xml file, but was unable to locate that file on my installation.

    I know people are using this card with MediaPortal, and it is listed as a supported card on the wiki.

    Can anyone help me shed some light on this problem?
    I am seriously considering dumping Vista Media Center for MediaPortal, but if I can't get TV to work MediaPortal is useless to me.

    Thanks a lot in advance!


    Hardware specs:

    TV-Server Version: n/a
    MediaPortal Version: 2.3.0
    MediaPortal Skin: Blue Two
    Windows Version: Windows Vista
    CPU Type: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.2Ghz (E4500)
    HDD: Hitachi 500GB
    Memory: 2GB DDR2
    Motherboard: Gigabyte 73UM-S2H
    Motherboard Chipset: GeForce 7150/630i
    Motherboard Bios:
    Video Card: NVidia G8500GT
    Video Card Driver:
    Sound Card: integrated
    Sound Card AC3: optical out
    Sound Card Driver:
    1. TV Card: Pinnacle PCTV 110i (PCI)
    1. TV Card Type: analog
    1. TV Card Driver:
    2. TV Card:
    2. TV Card Type:
    2. TV Card Driver:
    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: Pinnacle
    MPEG2 Audio Codec: Pinnacle
    Satelite/CableTV Provider:
    HTPC Case: Thermaltake Mozart IP
    Cooling:
    Power Supply: Eurotech Silent Pro 480w
    Remote: Pinnacle
    TV: Sony LCD 26"
    TV - HTPC Connection: Sub-D
     
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  3. zion22

    zion22 Portal Pro

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    I had this card and gave up on it. I could never get it to work. :/
     
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