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Master Geek


# 21133 16-Apr-2008 18:47
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Okay so I tried to play one of a good 60 or so shows we had stored up and.... nothing.

I've had a look around but don't seem to be able to find an answer or even better a solution (other than transcoding), so thought I'd ask those more wise than myself.

Any thoughts?

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Master Geek


  # 124213 16-Apr-2008 22:41
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If the media you are trying to playback is copy-protected then it won't play back on anything apart from the mce machine it was recorded on. Mediaportal uses dvrms wrapper as default in its TV recordings, so I don't think its a mediaportal problem. 



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  # 124272 17-Apr-2008 08:44
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Basically my main HTPC was WinMCE, and the DVR-MS files are just regular free to air TV programmes.  I have installed MediaPortal onto the same machine.

I was under the impression that WinMCE when recording TVdid not apply copy protection

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