TV picture dissappears when recording (1 Viewer)

eggman

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Area: Media Portal Program
MediaPortal Version: 0.2.0.0 RC1
MediaPortal Skin: BlueTwo
Windows Version: Windows XP (SP2)
.NET CLR Version: 1.1.4322
Audio Codec: MPEG/AC3/DTS/LPCM Audio Decoder
Video Codec: Mpeg2Dec Filter
CPU Type: Intel Pentium 4 - 3.40GHz
Memory: 1 GB
Motherboard Chipset: -
TV Card Model: Wintv HVR 1100
TV Card Type: -
TV Card Driver: -
Video Card Model: ati x800 xt
Video Card Driver: -
Video Card Resolution: 1280x1024
Video Render Type: Overlay
Audio Card Model: audigy 2 zs plat
Audio Card Driver: -
Synopsis::

When i set media portal to record the channel i'm currently viewing the tv screens turns black. It is only restored when i stop the recording, although the recording itself has worked.

thanks
 

eggman

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Thought i had it sorted, but it's doing it again (can sometimes get it back by switching to fullscreen)
 

FlipGer

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    Hi,

    the HVR-1100 has no hardware encoder for the analog part of the tuner. So it is a software card and therefor watching and recording at the same time does not work! Timeshifting also does not work.

    These features will only work on the digital part of the card or with a HW encoding card like the HVR-1300.

    HTH, Flip.
     

    dragongc

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    FlipGer said:
    Hi,

    the HVR-1100 has no hardware encoder for the analog part of the tuner. So it is a software card and therefor watching and recording at the same time does not work! Timeshifting also does not work.

    These features will only work on the digital part of the card or with a HW encoding card like the HVR-1300.

    HTH, Flip.
    I have Ati 550 Pro as much as i know it is HW card ??
     

    FlipGer

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    Hi dragonc,

    yes afaik it is. If you have a similar problem, please open a new thread with ATi 550 in the subject and filling out the support template! :)

    Flip.
     

    FlipGer

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    Hi,

    dragongc said:
    I think that devs have more important work to do. For now i can live with this :)

    Ps. I have use your signature, this make any problem ??

    Not at all! :) Feel free to use it...

    Flip
     

    Nightmare77

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    i actually have the same problem as well but i have a fusion dvb-t plus card, i use to work but i think i have problems with codecs and drivers on my computer, because its stuffing up a bit in general not just in MP, so i don't think its directly related to MP, however would be nice to find out why it does this
     

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