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Topic # 230732 10-Mar-2018 16:57
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when i record a tv show to my usb flash stick it plays fine on my tv but when i play it on my pc it will not load

tried mediaplayer classic and vlc player with no luck the other dvb-t devices ive used in the past to record tv the files have played fine on my pc

i would not think this is the case but is the veon tv adding its own copyright protection to the video file so it will only play on the tv


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  Reply # 1972447 10-Mar-2018 17:01
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Most likely copy protection - other manufacturers (Panasonic comes to mind) do this.


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  Reply # 1972448 10-Mar-2018 17:02
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I think all Freeview approved devices might do this. It's a copyright thing.




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  Reply # 1972449 10-Mar-2018 17:07
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andrewNZ: I think all Freeview approved devices might do this. It's a copyright thing.

 

i used to have a dvb-s freeview approved box and a dvb-t one and i remember the video i recorded never had problems playing on my pc


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  Reply # 1972456 10-Mar-2018 17:46
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Does mediainfo report any useful information? https://mediaarea.net/en/MediaInfo (open source)

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