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xtgold

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recorded some sport 4:2:2 wildfeed and I turned the tv off and came back to it later.
Screen said no signal so I assumed the event was over.
I played the .ts on the pc and noticed the recording ended a lot sooner than expected kind of abruptly,
so I don't know if the s10 burped and lost signal or what the story was.
It was fun watching what I did record.
The time/date on the recording was way off,like my previous 4:2:2 recording attempts.
 

Tron

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Its great that PVR receivers can record 4:2:2, even if they can't display it. Many hardware media players, such as the WDTV Live, will play back 4:2:2 TS files.

As far as the date and time stamp, that is set by the transponder you are tuned to. Most of them are very inaccurate, which is why I look forward to the fixed TP time sync that will be available on SatelliteAV's new HD receiver.
 

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I recorded another 4:2:2 and it had the correct time/date stamp.
Interesting. So I don't have to scan 350 channels, find one that has 4.2.2, delete all the rest, could you give me some info where I could find one and "play" with this way of recording and viewing? I have VLC on the laptop.

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xtgold

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they come and go,since they are sports feeds.Like ice said;the picture will be all messed up but the audio good.(on the receiver)
 

Jim S.

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If you have a motorized system, you can almost always find 4:2:2 on 107.3w Ku. Just scan it, there will be multiple Canadian newsfeeds.
 

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they come and go,since they are sports feeds.Like ice said;the picture will be all messed up but the audio good.(on the receiver)
Ooooops. Your OP stated sports wildfeeds. Yes, can be anywhere, anytime.

If you have a motorized system, you can almost always find 4:2:2 on 107.3w Ku. Just scan it, there will be multiple Canadian newsfeeds.
Yes, I can tell the cat to move the BUD over there and check that out. Thanks for info.
 

xtgold

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In most cases you don't even know what you are recording until you watch on pc.
It was womens downhill skiing on the last recording.
 

chadg2

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why is it when I record 4:2:2 on my hard drive and take it to my computer, the program is broken up into several files with about 3 minutes of programming on each file. This does not happen on non 4:2:2 recordings. Any why to record and make it all on (1) file for easy playback of 4:2:2? Openbox S-10 recording TS only, PS causes me problems. Thanks
 

xtgold

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all my recordings are 1gig ea.
I never had one that was only 3 minutes tho.
I just thought it was the nature of the beast.
I am using old firmware,if that makes a difference.(9-2-2011)
 
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