First of all, these forums have been a huge help so thanks to all who have contributed.

I just purchased what I was led to believe was a Hauppauge WinTV HVR 900 for use with FreeviewHD.

I got this usb stick specifically so I could use it on my mac using the EyeTV 3.0.2 software and also on Windows PC's.

Problem is, when I went to plug the stick in I notice that it is labelled 900H instead of just 900. EyeTV will not detect the 900H and this was confirmed via the following support forum post :