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    Sky+ Hard Drive question

    This is a discussion on Sky+ Hard Drive question within the Sky+ forums, part of the Sky & Sky+ TV category; Hi all was just wandering if i took the Hard Drive out of my Pace PVR3 (80GB) and conected it ...

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      Sky+ Hard Drive question

      Hi all
      was just wandering if i took the Hard Drive out of my Pace PVR3 (80GB) and conected it up to my windows xp pc could i watch my recorded programs on my pc, and if so what format would the be encoded in


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      Re: Sky+ Hard Drive question

      Nope! No can do. The files are encrypted in a way that windows and macs cant understand.

      There is a rumour of software that has done it, but the price tag for it is amazingly high!!

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      Re: Sky+ Hard Drive question

      Quote Originally Posted by connormill View Post
      Hi all
      was just wandering if i took the Hard Drive out of my Pace PVR3 (80GB) and conected it up to my windows xp pc could i watch my recorded programs on my pc, and if so what format would the be encoded in
      It can be done but only with ftv channels.

      See Extract

      Dan

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      Re: Sky+ Hard Drive question

      is that ftv or fta?

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      Re: Sky+ Hard Drive question

      Free to Air.

      Not concentrating !

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      Re: Sky+ Hard Drive question

      Quote Originally Posted by Dan the Van View Post
      It can be done but only with ftv channels.

      See Extract

      Dan
      so if i was to use this te "extract" files from my + box would they be in MPEG-4, MPEG-2, WMV or some other propriatery format as i was wanting to put them on my ipod/xpox 360 (the both take H.264)

     

     

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