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#48440 14-Nov-2009 09:06
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My mp4 videos are played via the free Quicktime player.
I can see them via the Tivo box on my PC but they all have a red circle with a diagonal line.
TiVo says that they are not in a format it can play.
Tivo Desktop Plus says that the recording cannot be transferred and may be copy protected.

Any ideas?




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  #272963 14-Nov-2009 10:15
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Are they download from the iTunes store. If so they have DRM (Digital Rights Management) Copy Protection on them so canonly be played on a computer with itunes installed and logged into your iTunes account.







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  #273094 14-Nov-2009 21:04
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No, I don't use iTunes.
I have come to the conclusion that these mp4 files have DRM Copy protection.




PC: HP ProBook 470G1 (Windows 10 Pro), Intel NUC7I5BNH (Windows 10 Home), Dell Inspiron 7591 2n1 (Windows 10 Pro)
Net: Ubiquiti Edgerouter Lite-3, 3 x Grandstream GWN7610
Storage: Synology DS216play NAS, 2 x 6TB
Media: HDHomeRun Connect, 5 x Amazon FireTV, Echo, Dot, Spot, Ambi Climate
TV: 2 x Samsung H6400 55" LED TV, Panasonic TH-P50G10Z 50" Plasma TV (Great picture, no smarts, just old), DMR-PWT530GZ Blu-ray Recorder
Mobile: Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Huawei P10 Lite
Wearable: Gear S3 Frontier


 
 
 
 


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  #273097 14-Nov-2009 21:11
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Where did the files come from?


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