Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




1985 posts

Uber Geek


# 21803 7-May-2008 12:20
Send private message

I'm finding that the audio on channels One, TV2 etc is very thin and hollow, but is fine on TV3.  Any ideas what might be causing this?

I'm running Freeview|HD on my PC using DVBviewer, Cyberlinks H.264 codec, and a Hauppauge HVR-3000 tuner card.

One other thing I've noticed more recently is that when I launch DVBviewer for the first time each session, it only shows the top left 3/4 of the screen.  I have to go into options, turn off Nvidia VMR Fix (or something like that) and turn it back on to see the full picture.  Any ideas?

Create new topic
28264 posts

Uber Geek

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Lifetime subscriber

  # 129104 7-May-2008 12:47
Send private message

I assume you're using the Monogram AAC decoder - what version of this do you have installed?



1985 posts

Uber Geek


  # 129105 7-May-2008 12:49
Send private message

I have no idea what you are talking about.  That may be my problem!

What is this Monogram AAC decoder, and where do I get it from?

 
 
 
 


19 posts

Geek


  # 129204 7-May-2008 18:47
Send private message

I had the exact same problem with the audio on TV1 and 2.
You are probably using the Cyberlink AAC decoder which does sound tinny and strange.
As sbiddle mentioned the solution is to download and install the free Monogram AAC decoder.
After installation you can select this decoder in the DVBViewer-Options-AAC Decoder drop down menu.

You can find the codec here: http://blog.monogram.sk/janos/
I see there is now a 0.9.5.0 version. I am using the 0.9.4.0 version and this resolved my audio issue completely.

After unzipping and placing in your windows/System32 folder you will need to register the codec by entering the following
text in a command prompt:
regsvr 32 c:\windows\system32\mmaacd.ax

You can see my question on this in this thread: http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?ForumId=83&TopicId=21235

1240 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

  # 129219 7-May-2008 19:24
Send private message

regsvr32 c:\windows\system32\mmaacd.ax
instead of regsvr 32 c:\windows\system32\mmaacd.ax


19 posts

Geek


  # 129233 7-May-2008 20:32
Send private message

Thanks Fossie, yes my mistake...



1985 posts

Uber Geek


  # 129244 7-May-2008 21:29
Send private message

Thanks sbiddle, breny, and Fossie.  I'll give it a bash and I'm sure it will improve.

Cheers.


75 posts

Master Geek


  # 129252 7-May-2008 22:43
Send private message

I tend to put it in my dvbviewer/filters/ folder, then run the little app in there as well as the regsvr32. Does it have any benefits or am I just being stupid?

Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards results
Posted 18-Oct-2019 10:18


Logitech introduces new Made for Google keyboard and mouse devices
Posted 16-Oct-2019 13:36


MATTR launches to accelerate decentralised identity
Posted 16-Oct-2019 10:28


Vodafone X-Squad powers up for customers
Posted 16-Oct-2019 08:15


D Link ANZ launches EXO Smart Mesh Wi Fi Routers with McAfee protection
Posted 15-Oct-2019 11:31


Major Japanese retailer partners with smart New Zealand technology IMAGR
Posted 14-Oct-2019 10:29


Ola pioneers one-time passcode feature to fight rideshare fraud
Posted 14-Oct-2019 10:24


Spark Sport new home of NZC matches from 2020
Posted 10-Oct-2019 09:59


Meet Nola, Noel Leeming's new digital employee
Posted 4-Oct-2019 08:07


Registrations for Sprout Accelerator open for 2020 season
Posted 4-Oct-2019 08:02


Teletrac Navman welcomes AI tech leader Jens Meggers as new President
Posted 4-Oct-2019 07:41


Vodafone makes voice of 4G (VoLTE) official
Posted 4-Oct-2019 07:36


2degrees Reaches Milestone of 100,000 Broadband Customers
Posted 1-Oct-2019 09:17


Nokia 1 Plus available in New Zealand from 2nd October
Posted 30-Sep-2019 17:46


Ola integrates Apple Pay as payment method in New Zealand
Posted 25-Sep-2019 09:51



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.