The older remote still works just fine in this regard. Shaw is the better provider IMHO. A couple of other things — your hard drive needs to be formatted in Windows FAT32 format Give these things a try and let us know how you made out. The problem referred to in the post is just a minor glitch and appears on some Samsung series TV models. We expect it will however a word of caution … the larger the hard drive the more likely it is to fail especially when using it in a PVR application where it will be continuously recorded and re-recorded over and over again. Sometimes cable providers will use a removable M-Card as a decoder but that generally was with earlier models. Also if you change the channel or the programming content changes on the same channel from i to P then your resolution will also change regardless of the method of connection.
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Units are locked on channel ‘0’ until activation. Shaw is the better provider IMHO.
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Regular Standard Definition Channels are broadcast in i or p, some programs on the HDTV channels are also broadcast in i avv/c p. Learn more about our Top Ad feature.
I connected the to my amp with component and optical and as you said, and everything works as it should now. Then they could turn the encryption back on and disable the fire wire port again.
The tech support guy had me press the menu button and where the resolution section was had me change it from i there did not seem to be a p option to p. If this is how they treat their friends, I wonder what they might do to their enemies.
November 28, at This really bugs my spouse. April 21, at There is NO RF output. Well, it seems the only way to get recorded materal out is via the component out of the DCX Copy protection and DRM digital rights management is a pain for law abiding users but a necessity motoroa the digital age to insure the content creators rights are protected.
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If you are watching a channel in i or p for example the format button will allow you do down convert or down scale it to or to allow playback on older HDTV sets. A common misunderstanding among consumers fueled by misinformation by Retail Sales persons is that HDMI is innately superior to Component Video when in many cases it is Not.
DCT Box only, no card, remote or power cord included. I can continue using my existing PC base recording motkrola S-video. These systems require you to purchase a minimum of 2 boxes in the case of Telus or 3 components in the case of the Shaw gateway. The USB is supposed to be for required instructions and communications between the two units.
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UHF remote controls have existing in the satellite industry for more than 30 years. Good luck and Thanks for Reading Techtipsandtoys.
There are no blu-ray recorders with component video inputs, you may find an older DVD recorder on ebay which would still have component video inputs however you will also have to deal with Macrovision copyguard or some other type of encryption on PPV recordings.
Send to friend Customers also bought Customer feedback Your name: Jim — Enjoy the recorded programming on your PVR for now and embrace the reality that one day your PVR will die or the Hard Drive will crash and all your data will be lost and gone and lost forever. Component video cables require three cables for the video signal, Red, Blue and Green as well as two cables for the audio signal Right and Left or a single Toslink or Coax digital cable for audio.
Thanks for your quick reply. December 28, at 7: I receive mine in 3 days and was researching information on this model. I have no time…channel.
After unplugging it for about ten minutes it will work until you turn it off and not turn it on again for about a week, you have to go through this process again to reset it. The broadcast rights for Canada and the US are entirely different and the same rules do not apply to all. Thanks for your help. So in summary — motoorla a brand new virgin drive or erase and reformat your drive in FAT32 format and then ccx3400 it to your motorola cable box and realize that you will only be able to use that drive with that specific cable box.