The Complete Guide: XBMC/Windows Media Center/ServerWMC/And More

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Post: #16
Great guide. I would like to add that the Ouya ($100) is better than the PI as a low cost player. But I use 2 Hauppauge HD-PVR 1212 as my capture devices to get the video from DirecTV, so my liveTV is h.264. Not sure how the Ouya handles mpeg2.

WMC as PVR Backend | 1 RaspberryPI Client (OSMC) | 2 RaspberryPI 2 Clients (OpenELEC) | Amazon FireTV | MiniITX PC (OpenELEC)
Tuners: 4 Hauppauge HD-PVRs (DirecTV) | 2 ATSC (OTA)
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Post: #17
How many of those Hauppauage 1212's can you use on one system? Are you limited to just two, or can you do more? And how do you change channels on the DirecTV box if you have more than one?
(This post was last modified: 2014-04-09 20:16 by advocate99.)
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Post: #18
Hey guys, I've encountered an issue with my setup and could really use your help with something. I've posted a detailed request here:

http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?tid=192855

If you have time, please review that request, do the test, and post your results. It'll take about 8 minutes of your time, and will help me improve the guide.

Thanks again!
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Post: #19
Please note that this guide is no longer being updated. I've posted a new version which will be updated, which you can find here:

http://forum.xbmc.org/showthread.php?tid=192949
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