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Old 08-17-09, 01:23 AM   #4
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Default Re: Can't get Hauppauge HVR-1600 to get QAM MediaCenter?

I gave up on that Hauppauge HVR-1600 try everything still no QAM believe the the tuner just didn't support the way comcast signals QAM channels, won't pickup channels in Wintv etheir sid the QAM scan nothing. because I notice on the new tuner just got, all channels are map on the high band 100-880 range.

Pickup up the PCI Pinnacle 800i version today at bestbuy, due to couldn't get the hauppauge 1600 to pickup any Clear QAM channel, even when the box say it clearly supports QAM. Reflash firmware on the pinnnacle tuner and now pickup every single QAM channel including Discovery and Tru-tv and so forth only channel I don't get is HBO, but I can get that tru my DVR. "I got to say that the best tuner I ever bought beat out my ATI 650 that is now dead reason why it got it replaced" And the HD channel look better then that ATI 650 for $84 is better then that $109 dollar 1600 that didn't pickup jack, even with wintv.
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