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Forum: Hardware Support 11-16-2008, 01:37 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,808
Posted By dvsing
Am I missing something? I go here: ...

Am I missing something? I go here:

http://www.hauppauge.com/site/support/support_hdpvr.html

And all I see is a 1.1 driver dated October 16th 2008, and...
Forum: Hardware Support 07-07-2008, 03:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,921
Posted By dvsing
For what it's worth, I noticed my HDHR started...

For what it's worth, I noticed my HDHR started having dropouts on one of the tuners... Silicon Dust has a very good troubleshooting/faq guide that you can get to on their forums.. very helpful.

I...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-22-2008, 05:52 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
The "beta" drivers that were floating around for...

The "beta" drivers that were floating around for a while are no different than the 1.0A drivers that shipped on the CD with the first round of HD-PVRs... and the 1.0A drivers work fine if you managed...
Forum: General Discussion 06-19-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1,083
Views: 332,286
Posted By dvsing
I checked mine (came back today also).... yes,...

I checked mine (came back today also).... yes, there is a small heatsink on the Ambrella chip. And yes, there is a fan. And no, there is no case ventilation. A little strange... but I think the...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-18-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,680
Posted By dvsing
Allow me to clarify, If your system has one...

Allow me to clarify,

If your system has one HD-PVR and no other Hauppauge devices, then the IR Blaster in the HD-PVR may be enough for your needs.

If, however, you have more than one HD-PVR (or...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-18-2008, 12:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,680
Posted By dvsing
The Hauppauge IR Blaster on the HD-PVR is a POS. ...

The Hauppauge IR Blaster on the HD-PVR is a POS. Use firewire/serial to change channels on your STB or failing that use the USB-UIRT.
-Dan
Forum: General Discussion 06-18-2008, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1,083
Views: 332,286
Posted By dvsing
I posted this in the "HD-PVR No Workithe" thread,...

I posted this in the "HD-PVR No Workithe" thread, but for those of you not reading it, this is what's going on (straight from Hauppauge tech support rep):
Forum: Hardware Support 06-17-2008, 03:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,614
Posted By dvsing
no. Those USB to CAT5 adapters do not...

no.

Those USB to CAT5 adapters do not convert USB to ethernet. They just allow transport of USB over long distances using the CAT5 cable. You actually might sustain damage to your USB device,...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-17-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
mine is due in Thursday as well =) ...

mine is due in Thursday as well =)

*patiently waits*

As soon as it comes in, I'm going to send the other box back in to be retrofitted even though it seems to misbehave at least *less* than the...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-17-2008, 08:58 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
Straight from Hauppauge Support:

I finally managed to get the following statement out of a Hauppauge support rep regarding the problem. Turns out it *is* a heat related unit as some of us suspected, and the fix is as I suspected:...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-16-2008, 11:57 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
ok. I've tried a couple things to try and...

ok. I've tried a couple things to try and improve stability. I discovered a few days ago that the USB hub I was using might be causing the problems, so I am now connecting the HD-PVR directly into...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-15-2008, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,075
Posted By dvsing
Firewire is quick. It can enter all 3 digits into...

Firewire is quick. It can enter all 3 digits into the STB and change the channel in about 1 second total.

-Dan
Forum: Hardware Support 06-15-2008, 07:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 4,075
Posted By dvsing
*yes* Firewire is hands down the best method to...

*yes* Firewire is hands down the best method to use. The IR blaster on the HD-PVR is only supported in a single instance (You can only have one Hauppauge IR blaster total in the entire system) so...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-14-2008, 08:22 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
The HD-PVR will record any content from any...

The HD-PVR will record any content from any component source. Component is totally analog and there is no concept of a "broadcast flag" on the component outputs. The HD-PVR takes advantage of the...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-14-2008, 08:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,549
Posted By dvsing
Don't get too excited: SD Format Support ...

Don't get too excited:

SD Format Support 625/25 PAL and 525/29.97 NTSC.

This is SD.. not HD. It only captures SD-resolution component video signals, not HD (as far as I can tell from the...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-13-2008, 08:16 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
Can you get it to work by leaving it sit cold for...

Can you get it to work by leaving it sit cold for a while (maybe half an hour?) and then powering it up and trying to capture with the ArcSoft software? If the faulty unit has been left on for...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-13-2008, 07:31 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
When I get my replacement unit back next week I...

When I get my replacement unit back next week I plan on being as un-careful with it as possible. Maybe I'll lock it up in my cabinet and make sure it can perform well in a warm cabinet without...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-12-2008, 03:34 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
Wow that's great! I sent my unit out 2nd day...

Wow that's great! I sent my unit out 2nd day fedex yesterday so they should be receiving it tomorrow... if they do as good as they did for you then I should have a working unit in my hands by...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-12-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
Well, I sent my bad box in for RMA yesterday so I...

Well, I sent my bad box in for RMA yesterday so I expect it back sometime middle to end of next week. I'll gladly pop open the returned box and snap some pictures. Does anyone have any pictures of...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-12-2008, 11:14 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
Even though the case is sealed, adding a heatsink...

Even though the case is sealed, adding a heatsink would still increase the surface area that the chips have to transfer heat to the surrounding air. It depends whether the problem is due to the...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-11-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
I haven't opened this box up.... yet. Do the...

I haven't opened this box up.... yet. Do the IC's have any heatsinks on them? If not, it may be as simple as putting some heatsinks on them to help radiate the heat away from the IC faster. A fan...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-10-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
..... So I'm encoding SD material from the front...

..... So I'm encoding SD material from the front composite/sound inputs. Using my "bad" box. No crash after many many minutes of encoding.. interesting.

I wonder if Hauppauge is testing these...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-10-2008, 06:07 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
So-- I just plugged my "bad" HD-PVR into my...

So-- I just plugged my "bad" HD-PVR into my laptop after freshly installing the stock software and drivers (Arcsoft software).

I tried to record some video and it worked fine for a few seconds and...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-10-2008, 01:56 PM
Replies: 171
Views: 31,205
Posted By dvsing
Question - can people please report back if they...

Question - can people please report back if they are using the stock drivers (on the CD) or the beta drivers that are floating around, and if their unit is working or not working?

I am using the...
Forum: Hardware Support 06-09-2008, 09:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,167
Posted By dvsing
What are the numbers on the sticker on the bottom...

What are the numbers on the sticker on the bottom of the bad unit?

The reason I ask for the numbers on the sticker on the bottom of the unit is that in another thread we're seeing (so far, small...
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