Sat Mar 25, 2: I’m thinking about getting one anyway so that I don’t have to ever worry about 5C channels and can record HD movies off the premium channels, VOD, etc. All times are GMT The DCT should show up. I think it’s an intel chip, but not sure.

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I powered up the box didn’t activate it or plug in the cable feed yet and my Mac recognizes the DCT when I connect over firewire.

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Page 1 of 1. No internal scheduling or such like if I had a unit with internal HD, but iRecord on my PowerBook gives me decent scheduling support. It seems that they introduced a firmware update I don’t remember the version number that broke it for me. HDTV support, Place your firewkre

Motorola DCT6200 (HD Receiver)

Views Read View source View history. Click through till it starts to record and away you go. X, thanks for replying — appreciate the help.


Here in Ontario I only get a handful of HD channels via firewire. I updated the ch. Anyone have any interesting projects dcy6200 one of these devces? Find all posts by xterrastrial.

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Now only digital channels I am in Calgary with a Originally posted by Enzian: In fact they tend to be the most stable for me. LiveTV works well and box automatically powered on and changes to desired channel for a recording. There are very few people getting a decent firewire output out of a major Canadian cable co’s Rogers, Shaw, Videotron STB – it often doesn’t work consistently and even when it does many of the channels may not be recordable due to 5C restrictions.

Stupendous Man Ars Praefectus Registered: Add Thread to del. The box accepts Firewire channel changing.

All SD and HD channels including premium work. I had a very hard time making the channel changing work through firewire I don’t use firewire for recording, just channel changing.

The box accepts all Firewire commands, but does fkrewire with most of them, so you need an IR blaster for power and channel changing. I had to modify ch to work with it, I also added the option to power it on and off. Try that and see if that makes any difference.


Originally Posted by wayner I doubt it. Firewirf did start having problems a couple of weeks ago, but turns out the cable company had moved some of the channels around and mythtv didn’t know about it.

Originally Posted by viperdiablo Soul Stalker what area of Canada you live in. Is this a good enough indication the port is enabled?

Added model ID 0xf to ch. Before Time Warner took over from Comcast, several channels were firewirf. Worked through this guide: Then it will work again until I change channels at some point.