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# 39776 19-Aug-2009 07:38
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Hi All, I just got my dvb-t tuner card setup and am having some problems getting the channels to work in windows 7 media center.

I did the scan, and it completed just fine. WMC found all the channels (from tvnz, mediaworks, and kordia muxes).

Now the problem is I can only view channels 1,2,3 (which look great!)

The rest of the channels (c4, prime, maori, tv3+1, tvnz6 etc...) are just a black screen. I can't hear any audio on these channels either.

I have tried installing shark007 windows 7 codecs which aren't helping either...

Do you guys have any ideas?

Cheers


PS: incase it matters, my system specs:
Win7 RC, 9500gt, 2GB ram, 3500+ amd, asus mycinema u3100 usb tuner

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  # 248542 19-Aug-2009 10:13
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Oh yeh, I'm in Northcote Point, Auckland, if that makes a difference...



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  # 248715 19-Aug-2009 18:34
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now c4 is working, but tv1 is not.

So all I can watch now is tv2, 3 and c4...

does this sound like a signal strength related issue? If so, how can I check the strength?

cheers

 
 
 
 




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  # 248748 19-Aug-2009 19:14
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this is sorted. I installed newer drivers for the tuner.

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  # 248909 20-Aug-2009 08:41
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Thanks for getting back with the solution for those that may have similar issues.







Media centre PC - Case Silverstone LC16M with 2 X 80mm AcoustiFan DustPROOF, MOBO Gigabyte MA785GT-UD3H, CPU AMD X2 240 under volted, RAM 4 Gig DDR3 1033, HDD 120Gig System/512Gig data, Tuners 2 X Hauppauge HVR-3000, 1 X HVR-2200, Video Palit GT 220, Sound Realtek 886A HD (onboard), Optical LiteOn DH-401S Blue-ray using TotalMedia Theatre Power Corsair VX Series, 450W ATX PSU OS Windows 7 x64

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  # 248967 20-Aug-2009 11:18
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Itey,

Microsoft does have an official Windows 7 RC Support Forum located here http://tinyurl.com/9fhdl5 . It is supported by product specialists as well as engineers and support teams. You may want to check the threads there for additional assistance.

Jessica
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