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Master Geek

#22383 26-May-2008 19:10
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All in the title, fairly obviously.  Quick poll, as I look at changing from Vista Media Centre (*sigh*) so I can use Freeview HD.  Interested to see what people are using and prefer...

What software are you using for your HTPC, and do you do freeview HD?

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Ultimate Geek


  #133359 26-May-2008 19:19

MediaPortal + TVServer for Freeview HD

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Ultimate Geek

  #133380 26-May-2008 20:09
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Vista Media Center + Freeview DVB-S


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Master Geek

  #133389 26-May-2008 20:18
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Xbox Media Center for Mac OS X, with Elgato Eyetv and DTT USB tuner. The new 3.0.2 version supports NZ's (and Norway's) H.264 format

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Ultimate Geek


  #133399 26-May-2008 20:33
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Vista Media Center - Freeview DVB-S --> DVB-T HD (once its a bit more stable Wink)

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Ultimate Geek

  #133402 26-May-2008 20:42
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Lounge = MCE 05 - Sky via PVR150 + Shared Recordings

Bedroom = MCE 05 - VHF/UHF via PVR-500 + Shared Recordings

Kitchen = MCE 05 -  Shared Recordings

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Uber Geek

  #133420 26-May-2008 21:11
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MediaPortal/TvServer All the way!

What else can compete on features?


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Uber Geek


  #133428 26-May-2008 21:36
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Mediaportal/TV Server with Freeview HD DVB -T and DVB-S

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Master Geek

  #133437 26-May-2008 22:10
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Mediaportal/tvserver on Xp in Lounge dvb-s Nova-s plus
Mediaportal/client networked thru to bedroom.
I'd go HD but...well...Whangarei.

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Master Geek

  #133463 27-May-2008 01:42
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MediaPortal/TVServer for Freeview HD

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Master Geek

  #133471 27-May-2008 06:51
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Xbox with XBMC & tv torrents.

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Uber Geek


  #133478 27-May-2008 08:12
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GBPVR + MediaMVP + PopcornHour (GBPVR interface) - DVB-S, Aerial FTA (PVR500) and  TelstraClearn STB to PVR150

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Ultimate Geek

  #133491 27-May-2008 08:48
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Vista Home Premium + MediaPortal + TVServer for Freeview HD

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Ultimate Geek

  #133497 27-May-2008 09:08
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MediaPortal + TV Server for DVB-S and DVB-T HD with HVR4000, Nova S Plus, HVR900, PVR150 + PopcornHour

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Master Geek

#133509 27-May-2008 09:27
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Vista Home Prem + GBPVR + XMLTVNZ + Power DVD Ultra V8 + 4 Hauppauge Tuners = a happy family watching & recording DVB-T Wink

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Uber Geek


  #133520 27-May-2008 11:05
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GB-PVR (sometimes MediaPortal too) and DVB-S Freeview.  Sometimes use Freeview|HD with GB-PVR too.

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