How can I view without recording? Some media players cannot handle playing Transport Streams directly so you will need to convert to Program Stream for playback purposes. I believe some of the Sony models also do this. I have no idea about HBO or any pay channels. The default choice produces a result that will not fill the screen. Click here for complete coverage of Lion on Macworld. Digital channels still show up, but only when the firewire hasn’t randomly shuffled nodes on me.

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Capturing HD from Motorola via firewire – VideoHelp Forum

Most DVD recorders can then see and record the signal. If you bought an older version of the component, you can update it to the latest version www. If you want to produce a DVD with menus, etc.

All non premium or Pay for view channels until last spring. To minimize the risk of this happening make sure your computer is not doing anything else while capturing and disable networking by unplugging ethernet cable or turning off wireless card.

Did not add an external channel change script. News from Macworld Facebook lays ground for ad push and payments with updated privacy policy Free advice: I spent a long time fireeire the phone with Verizon tech support, and fiirewire Cisco firmware person reported back that they are only required to provide video out. How can I view without recording?


Record video from a Motorola DCT PVR – Mac OS X Hints

To check or set automatic letterboxing do as follows: Works in Broadcast Mode at megabits. Capture of these channels die with the PAT too large error. Channels above 13 record fine via STB.

BB code is On. But when I go to view using VLC, it plays a few secs then dies. If this happens you need to unplug and re-connect the firewire cable once WindowsXP has re-booted. Hi everybody, I’m new in this. If you use firewire and it works or doesn’t please fill in the table below. Click on Have Disk I had problems using the other firewire port and many others reported problems trying to use that one.

Your mileage may vary, but if you’re having trouble, definitely try a different Firewire controller.

Motorola DCT6412

I originally tried broadcast, but kept getting errors. Does anyone have any experience with this type of setup, either good or bad? Patch with new IDs submitted to Myth dev team.

Firewire on STB seems to not want to “come on” right away. Here is the link, but I will also cut and paste the “How to” below.


I don’t care about the anamorphic flag being set, since I will not be viewing the DVDs on a 4: All the recorded stuff was still on the STB HD but the guide was being downloaded, takes forever, future recordings were just time and channel with no title. Found the following link on Charter’s website indicating that it should be functional: I get a partial lock on a select few of my premium chans with boxes in broadcast mode at mbps i have 3x tuners in total using the dct in a daisy chain with the dcx at the end of the chain.

Firewire chipset seems to be very important.

You can buy it from Apple rirewire. This does not apply to Canada where CableCard units are not required to be supported by cable companies. Navigation menu Personal tools Log in. Point-to-point at Mbps is very stable broadcast works also.

I believe some of the Sony models also do this.