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by nickk
Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: No recordings for months, but upcoming tasks always has many
Replies: 6
Views: 140

Re: No recordings for months, but upcoming tasks always has many

You are still running an old version of the record engine. Guessing it is running on a NAS... please run HDHomeRun Setup on your Windows PC, then click NAS Install on the DVR tab to go through the installation process. Or, if you installed using a custom package then you should install the latest re...
by nickk
Sat Oct 23, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: HD App on Fire TV Stick 4K Crashing or Freezing on Channel Change
Replies: 12
Views: 252

Re: HD App on Fire TV Stick 4K Crashing or Freezing on Channel Change

Thunderthud wrote: Sat Oct 23, 2021 4:47 am App 20211022 still no good. Bombed on channel change. Can't get any video.
Did the app crash back to the FireTV home screen or did it just not play video?
by nickk
Fri Oct 22, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Downloads & Instructions
Topic: Re: Changelog
Replies: 44
Views: 318664

Re: Changelog

HDHomeRun App for Android / FireTV (20211022)
* Fix crash sometimes seen starting or changing channel.
* Detect when a video codec has irrecoverably stalled.
by nickk
Fri Oct 22, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Future Product Discussion
Topic: Previous Channel or Flashback for Live TV viewing
Replies: 3
Views: 53

Re: Previous Channel or Flashback for Live TV viewing

There is a filter at the top of the channel list so you can jump back through previous channels.

What is "flashback"?
by nickk
Fri Oct 22, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: No recordings for months, but upcoming tasks always has many
Replies: 6
Views: 140

Re: No recordings for months, but upcoming tasks always has many

The log is weird... I don't see the record engine attempting to sync with the guide server.

Can you please download and install the latest HDHomeRun software:
https://download.silicondust.com/hdhome ... indows.exe

Nick
by nickk
Fri Oct 22, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Prime Coupon
Replies: 2
Views: 84

Re: Prime Coupon

I changed your order back to pending payment - you should now be able to log into the shop site and resume the existing order.

Nick
by nickk
Fri Oct 22, 2021 7:41 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: No recordings for months, but upcoming tasks always has many
Replies: 6
Views: 140

Re: No recordings for months, but upcoming tasks always has many

Hi, I can check diagnostic information - what is the Deivce ID of your HDHomeRun?

Nick
by nickk
Thu Oct 21, 2021 4:10 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: HD App on Fire TV Stick 4K Crashing or Freezing on Channel Change
Replies: 12
Views: 252

Re: HD App on Fire TV Stick 4K Crashing or Freezing on Channel Change

We figured out the crash today.

In addition, we confirmed that once the codec has wedged itself it can't be reset and used again.

Nick
by nickk
Thu Oct 21, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: Latest Google TV (Chromecast) update - HDHomeRun not working as expected
Replies: 58
Views: 8470

Re: Latest Google TV (Chromecast) update - HDHomeRun not working as expected

then Chromecast rebooted. I assume the app crashed the OS. The way a modern OS is designed an app shouldn't (in theory) be able to crash the OS... if it can that would be a considered a bug in the OS. We have seen two situations where a device can reboot... 1) A kernel driver crashes in a fatal way...
by nickk
Thu Oct 21, 2021 10:05 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: MiBox 3 Thank you.
Replies: 2
Views: 77

Re: MiBox 3 Thank you.

Good to hear!

We are working on the FireTV Stick 4K issue right now...
by nickk
Wed Oct 20, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: HD HomeRun freezes when another program opened
Replies: 9
Views: 717

Re: HD HomeRun freezes when another program opened

emg60060 wrote: Wed Oct 20, 2021 1:40 pm I came across this link that seems to indicate UWP is being deprecated.
And there was much rejoicing!
by nickk
Wed Oct 20, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Software Setup & Troubleshooting (Live & DVR)
Topic: Wireshark ALP protocol decoder
Replies: 4
Views: 129

Re: Wireshark ALP protocol decoder

Submitting changes to Wireshark isn't trivial - they don't use github and require the use of additional change tracking tools. I will push to try again.

Nick
by nickk
Tue Oct 19, 2021 6:55 am
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Issues with HDHOMERUN responding
Replies: 5
Views: 166

Re: Issues with HDHOMERUN responding

You are currently at around +25dBmV. Typically installers aim for -5dBmV to 0dBmV at each outlet.
by nickk
Mon Oct 18, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: HDHomeRun Hardware Setup & Troubleshooting
Topic: Issues with HDHOMERUN responding
Replies: 5
Views: 166

Re: Issues with HDHOMERUN responding

The first thing that jumps out in the log is your signal strength is 142% which is well above maximum spec for cable TV equipment.

What is the cable/splitter/amplifier layout?

Nick