I have switched cables and inputs, still a problem. Any thoughts or suggestions? If you choose one of the other settings for 4: It’s even possible you could be fined if the DVR is damaged. I am on my second DCX box and the same problem: Any help would be great. Right at 15 minutes in, the playback paused.
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Annoyingly, due to not receiving some channels and some recording glitches, Comcast says the DCH box they gave me initially is defective. Richard in SF is offline. My TV passes DD5.
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I will try component cables to see if there is any difference I followed the steps in your post but for some reason my mac does not seem to vcx-3425 detecting the dvr is there a certain setting on the dvr that I need to do I tried in both i movie and by downloading software mentioned in your post but when opening the avcvideo cap it does not detect anything either. Your TV may have a closed caption button on the remote often labeled “CC”or else you may need to use your TV’s on-screen menu motorloa to enable decoding of closed captions.
It doesn’t sound like the dvr is resetting then. If it’s an oddball number like or orthen it’s a matter of trial-and-error to find which format you like and that works best with your display. I have Comcast Cable. I have just now ordered a UPS to hopefully prevent micro blackouts scx-3425 the box. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world. If you tune into a SD channel before turning off the DVR, the user settings menu will display in standard i. I am on my tenth STB in 5 years.
I can see the device and it originally shows as open. Sorry if the answer to this has already been discussed, but I just signed up for Comcast’s DVR service recently. The rest of motoropa DCX Models can when selected to this resolution will display content at p30 or p24 when content is broadcast at p.
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With digital signals, DVR’s just record the raw datastream. I have a DCH and it’s working ok. If you are unable to see the video on your display, most of the options will also display on the front panel of the DVR.
You must have Administrator permission to install this driver. The color will be obviously wrong if your TV does not.
I tried switching to the other firewire port on the DVR, I checked all power and cable connections, I tried unplugging the DVR for a few minutes and plugging it back in, I reversed the order of powering up DVR and mac…in short, I tried everything I could think of. Connect the the DVR and the Mac with the firewire cable. Also, most widescreen displays offer more “zoom” options in I for material that is already letterboxed, to fill the widescreen.
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I had a DCH and thought maybe switching to a new box would help Thanks for the info Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links. Thanks for your help and comments and I hope these settings work in the long run I thought maybe it was a random cosmic-ray kind of things, so I retried it several times, but the same thing kept happening, anywhere from 2 to 5 minutes into the capture not at the same point in the video or time into the capture.
I have gotten a lot of great response from a post about how to fix a problem with muting and the Comcast DVR. Thanks for the instructions.
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Use your TV’s motoorla closed caption decoding to display closed captions when you connect the DVR to the TV with any of the following:. The reset information below should only be done at your own risk!!
You said the problem was happening with the other dvr as well correct? When I switch to certain cable channels.