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Can I d/l video from DirecTV r16-300 DVR to my computer?

Discussion in 'The DIRECTV Forum' started by orion1018, Sep 13, 2008.

  1. orion1018

    orion1018 Thread Starter New Member

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    the dvr unit has a usb port and "S-video out" port on the back, and a USB port on the front. can i use any of these ports to download video from the dvr to my computer? how do i do it?

    thanks
    todd
     
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    charper1 Bourbon Tester Supporting Founder

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    RAW MPEG files like the ReplayTV, no. You can use a video capture device.
     
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    orion1018 Thread Starter New Member

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    would a digital vidcam work? DVR thru vidcam to computer? vidcam has an input cord w/ 3 RCA jacks. i have already dumped VHS tapes thru vidcam to computer. should work then, thanks!
     
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    Bob Nielsen Active SatelliteGuys Member

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    That should work.
     
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