[mythtv-users] Re: M179 (PVR-250 clone) for $49.99 at SF Bay
4hands at earthlink.net
Sat Jul 3 00:06:27 EDT 2004
> > I didn't get the original post, but I heard you can sometimes fix the
> > recption by grounding the coax connector. It's possible that your PC
> > isn't properly grounded, if this is the case. You may want to test our
> > outlet to be sure.
> >----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Dex West" <dexwest at yahoo.com>
> > To: "Discussion about mythtv" <mythtv-users at mythtv.org>
> > Sent: Friday, July 02, 2004 4:06 PM
> > Subject: Re: [mythtv-users] M179 (PVR-250 clone) for $49.99 at SF Bay
> > AreaFry's
> --- "J. Donavan Stanley" <jdonavan at jdonavan.net> wrote:
> > David Wood wrote:
> > > If this is the same (discontinued) m179 I've heard of, you should
> > > avoid it.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > > "While I had no problems getting the drivers installed, this card has
> > > a serious problem with reception quality. Wavy bars oscillate across
> > > the screen during TV viewing."
> > Both myself and several others here have zero problems with the M179
> > they work just fine and I really don't see any difference between what
> > it captures and what my PVR250s capture.
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> As with the pvr250s are there several different versions of the m179?
There is nothing wrong with these cards at all. If your having problems then
it sounds like operator error to me. I own two and they look as good as my
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