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Looking for some good DVR software

Discussion in 'Multimedia' started by diablo75, Sep 26, 2008.

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  1. diablo75

    diablo75 Thread Starter

    Sep 7, 2006
    Someone I know just finished putting together a DVR using a refurbished dell PC and a nice TV tuner card by hauppauge. But the software that comes with it isn't all that impressive (though he may find a few useful features I didn't have time look for).

    I was wondering if there are any better DVR software programs out there that will help him achieve his goal of building a Tivo from scratch (so to speak). Specifically, we're looking for something that will download TV schedules but not cost him any sort of monthly fee like Tivo does. The system is running XP so it'll need to run on that.

    Any suggestions?
  2. stantley


    May 22, 2005
    Although I haven't tried it myself I've heard good things about GB-PVR.
  3. ferrija1


    Apr 11, 2006
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