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Topic # 26133 12-Sep-2008 17:04
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I am so frustrated

I bought an 8600gt because my 780G had video glitches with interlaced DVB-T (ie TV3 & C4)

Now everything works fine, i can watch TV3/C4 no problems, However mediaportal crashes on TV1/TV2/HD Demo.

If i change to a progressive channel i get picture + sound for a variable amount of time, usually 1-4 seconds then the system suddenly reboots.  Has anyone experienced this problem?

XP PRO SP3
PDVD8 Ultra 2021
MP RC2
Asus EN8600GT Silent 512mb
Nvidia Display driver 175.19




HTPC: Intel i3-2100 / 12GB RAM / AMD HD7750 / 480 GB SSD / 58TB Storage / MediaPortal / MadVR / Win10
AVR: Pioneer Elite SC-LX87 220W 9.2 Ch AVR
Speakers: Wharfedale Jade 7 Fronts / Jade 2c Center / Jade 5 Rears
Subs: iNuke 3000dsp 3000W proamp with 4x 15" JBL Sealed Subs
Display: Samsung 60" UA60H6400 LCD TV
Accessories: Gefen HDMI Detective with splitter


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  Reply # 164042 12-Sep-2008 17:17
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interestingly if i turn off hardware acceleration then i can watch the progressive channels no problem!!

So with ATI
I could watch progressive channels with hardware acceleration fine
If i watched interlaced then i got video glitches with hardware acceleration
If i turn off hardware acceleration i can watch all channels

And with Nvidia
I can watch interlaced channels with hardware acceleration fine
If i watch progressive channels then the system reboots after a few seconds
If i turn off hardware accceleration i can watch all channels

Is god punishing me?




HTPC: Intel i3-2100 / 12GB RAM / AMD HD7750 / 480 GB SSD / 58TB Storage / MediaPortal / MadVR / Win10
AVR: Pioneer Elite SC-LX87 220W 9.2 Ch AVR
Speakers: Wharfedale Jade 7 Fronts / Jade 2c Center / Jade 5 Rears
Subs: iNuke 3000dsp 3000W proamp with 4x 15" JBL Sealed Subs
Display: Samsung 60" UA60H6400 LCD TV
Accessories: Gefen HDMI Detective with splitter


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  Reply # 164161 13-Sep-2008 09:46
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Sorry but can't help you, Kiwi. But I have noticed a growing number of strange occurrences, on various forums, usually related to the AMD 4*** series of CPUs. Most also seem to have Gigabyte mobos.

I, myself, had a major issue with a 4800 CPU & Gigabyte mobo -not 780 version. I gave up & swapped out for Intel after over 40 hours & 3 trips across Auckland.




Silverstone LC14 HTPC Case/Intel E4600 CPU/GA-EP35-DS3 MOBO/Asus EN9500GT graphics/2GB RAM/total 2TB HDD space/HVR-2200 & 2X 150MCE tuner cards/LG GGC-H20L BD Drive/MCE2005/Mediaportal/TVServer 1.1.0Final/LG 55"3D LED-TV/Denon AVR-1803 receiver/X1 projector

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