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Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-25-2005, 05:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 366
Posted By lbecque
I've been recording programs from cable TV,...

I've been recording programs from cable TV, which is 4:3 format, but some are aired in 16:9 with the black bars at the top and bottom of the TV screen. When I record this in 4:3 and play back on a...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   04-25-2005, 04:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 807
Posted By lbecque
I'm still having this same problem occasionally...

I'm still having this same problem occasionally with new files even though I have fixed the PVR software and it no longer crashes during recording.

Tried TSReader Lite. Doesn't work!
I need...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-24-2005, 11:27 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 807
Posted By lbecque
I guess I have a lot to learn about Codecs. ...

I guess I have a lot to learn about Codecs.
Thanks for the suggestions.

I ended up using Roxio VideoWave to re-render the whole file since it had no problems reading it.

After that I was able...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-17-2005, 11:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 807
Posted By lbecque
I found and tried mpeg2repair and it doesn't do...

I found and tried mpeg2repair and it doesn't do what it seems.
Doesn't work with plain mpg files.
Says something about working with streams and something to do with HD.
It doesn't repair plain...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-08-2005, 11:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 807
Posted By lbecque
Can anyone suggest some good, solid, free...

Can anyone suggest some good, solid, free utilities to inspect the structure and attributes of MPEG2 video files and possibly repair them?

The problem: Every once in a while I create a file that...
Forum: ReplayTV & Showstopper PVRs   01-03-2005, 11:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 971
Posted By lbecque
I have a Scientific Atlanta DVR that came with...

I have a Scientific Atlanta DVR that came with my cable and already has program scheduling, etc. The only problem is that you can't extract the video files from it and transfer to my PC for burning...
Forum: ReplayTV & Showstopper PVRs   01-03-2005, 11:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,713
Posted By lbecque
I would really suggest going the MythTV / Linux...

I would really suggest going the MythTV / Linux route.
It can do more, runs better, stable, open, etc.
If you're not into building it I do a google search or ask the MythTV author about small...
Forum: Home Theater Computers   03-11-2004, 08:08 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,199
Posted By lbecque
http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...22#post161...

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...22#post1611922 (http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showthread.php?postid=1611922#post1611922)

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...60#post1610460...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   02-18-2004, 02:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 618
Posted By lbecque
Yes mine does have the SARA software. I'm...

Yes mine does have the SARA software.
I'm working with my cable company to try to get the software fixed.
It would be nice to get more feedback on this forum from other users to see if they have...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   02-17-2004, 01:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,210
Posted By lbecque
To get the diagnostics: hold down the key in...

To get the diagnostics:
hold down the key in the center (has volume and channel + - on the other four sides) until you see a green light come on the lower left of the display. Then press the info...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   02-16-2004, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 618
Posted By lbecque
I just got the SA 8000 from Charter...

I just got the SA 8000 from Charter Communications in CT.
I really like the boxes capabilities but the software in it is VERY buggy.
I've noticed reports of bugs on here for over a year now....
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   02-16-2004, 04:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 624
Posted By lbecque
Haven't noticed that one yet but I have...

Haven't noticed that one yet but I have documented MANY, MANY other bugs in the software for the SA 8000. And I have only used it for 1 week!

The worst is it automatically deleted 10 recordings...
Forum: Digital Recorders (PVRs) General   02-16-2004, 04:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,210
Posted By lbecque
My Explorer 8000 which I just got from Charter...

My Explorer 8000 which I just got from Charter this week also says on the diagnostic page that it has a 160GB Maxtor drive. We will see how much I can save.

I talked with SA and he said that...
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