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Digital Video Recording: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
How To Transfer Video from a Digital Video...
Capture Video from a Digital Video Recorder to a DVD Recorder. How to Capture Video from a Digital Video Recorder to a DVD Recorder.
Top 5 USB TV Tuner Cards For Your Computer
We check out the best USB TV Tuners for your Mac and PC. Maybe you can finally cut your cable?
Before You Buy a Set Top Digital Video Recorder
Does it still make sense to buy a DVR when your cable company will rent you one? Yeah? Hmm, let's make sure.
Top 5 DVR Platforms
A top 5 list of the best DVR solutions available.
How To Connect a DVD Recorder to a Television.
Learn how to connect a DVD Recorder to a TV. Connecting a DVD Recorder to a TV.
HD Content in an External Package
A run down of the top five solutions for getting HDTV into your PC.
What Are the Recordable DVD Formats?
There are a lot of different DVD formats. We take a look at each one and help you decide which is best for you.
A great start to whole home TV watching
Review of Time Warner's Whole Home DVR solution
Dish Network Allows Limited Commercial Skipping...
Dish Network Allows Limited Commercial Skipping with Auto Hop
How To Capture Analog Video to a PC using a...
A how-to to capture analog video to your PC. How to capture video to your computer using a video capture card or external capture device.
Connecting your HDTV to your set-top box using...
How-to connect your HDTV and STB using HDMI
Before You Buy a Video Capture Device
Considerations when choosing a video capture device
How Much Data Do the Different DVD Formats Hold?
DVD-9? DVD-5? Gah! What's the difference in these different discs! We'll step you through the different discs you can use to record with.
How much is TiVo?
How much does TiVo cost? What choices are available for purchasing a TiVo?
A DVR Experience Without Monthly Fees
Several ways to get a DVR experience without paying a monthly DVR fee.
Top 10 Home Theater PCs.
Top picks for home theater PCs. Learn more about home theater PCs.
Choices for getting HD content into your PC
The top 5 ways to enjoy HD content on your HTPC
What Do You Need to Turn a Computer Into a...
What Do You Need to Turn a Computer Into a Media Center PC? Turn your Computer into a Media Center PC.
Recording Over-the-Air Content
Digital Video Recording for Over-the-Air
How to choose the DVR that's right for you
A breakdown of the choices available for DVRs
High Definition (HD) Options for Digital Video...
High Definition (HD) Options for Digital Video Recording (DVR). What are the options for High Definition (HD) for Digital Video Recording (DVR).
What Will You Pay for Your DVR?
Computing the cost of various DVR options.
How To Transfer Video from a Digital Camcorder...
Capture Video from a Digital Camcorder to a DVD Recorder. How to Capture Video from a Digital Camcorder to a DVD Recorder.
How To Install and Configure a Video Capture...
Learn how to Install and Configure a Video Capture Card or TV Capture Card into a Personal Computer. How to Install and Configure a Video Capture Card or TV Capture Card into a Personal Computer.
Media Center for Windows 8 Detailed
Media Center for Windows 8 Detailed
Review of the Hauppauge WinTV-HVR 950 Hybrid TV...
Review of the Hauppauge WinTV-HVR 950 Hybrid TV Stick. Review of the Hauppauge WinTV-HVR 950 Hybrid TV Stick that attaches to your PC via USB 2.0
A Step in the right direction
Review of the Samsung H3272 MoCA capable DVR
Top 10 TV Capture Cards and Video Capture Cards
Top picks for Internal TV Tuner/Video Capture Cards. Find out about the top Internal Video Capture Cards and TV Tuner Cards for TV and Video capture on your Computer.
Top 10 DVD Recording (or Burning) Software...
We review the best DVD burning software that's available today. Update: We've updated the links on this article to the latest versions of the software.
Over-the-Air Digital Video Recorders
Over-the-Air Digital Video Recorders
Choosing the Best DVR Solution For You
Choosing between service provider and third-party DVRs
DVD Recorders Gone, Now What?
DVD Recorders Gone, Now What? Digital Video Recording.
Cut the Cord, Not the Features
Using TiVo with Over-the-Air. Digital Video Recording.
Basic Digital Video Recorder Features
A short description of some basic DVR features
What is the Difference Between DVD and Video CD?
What in the world is the VCD format? Is it different than DVD? Yes! We'll explain to you how it's different and if you should use the format anymore.
How To Connect a Set Top Digital Video Recorder...
Step by step on connecting a digital video recorder ( DVR ) to a standard definition (analog) television. Learn how to connect a Digital Video Recorder ( DVR ) to a TV.
What is the Difference between a DVR and a DVD...
Difference between Digital Video Recorder and DVD Recorder with built-in Hard Drive. A FAQ about the Difference between a Digital Video Recorder and a DVD Recorder with built-in Hard Drive.
Managing Your TWC DVR From Anywhere
An in-depth look at Time Warner's first step into the remote DVR management space.
Digital Video Recorder (DVR) Tip:
You don't have to wait for your program or movie to finish recording in order to watch it -- you can do both simultaneously. Find out how here.
What to consider when looking for USB video...
Considerations when buying a USB video capture device
Types of Audio and Video Cables for Digital...
Types of audio video cables used to connect Digital Recording devices (DVD Recorders, Digital Video Recorders ( DVRs ) and TV Capture peripherals) to TV or PC with audio video cables.
How To Transfer Video from an Analog Camcorder...
Capture Video from an Analog Camcorder or VCR to a DVD Recorder. How to Capture Video from an Analog Camcorder or VCR to a DVD Recorder.
How to watch your shows in any room in the house
Options for whole-home DVR. Watch your shows where you want!
AT&T Offering Free Wireless Receivers
AT&T Offering Free Wireless Receivers
Two Sides to Every Story: DVD DL and Double-Sid...
Learn the difference between DVD DL discs and double-sided DVDs. The names look the same, but they are are very different.
Finding Your TiVo Media Access Key
A short how-to. Digital Video Recording.
Pinnacle Studio MovieBox Plus - USB Video...
Review: Pinnacle Studio MovieBox Plus, read the review of Pinnacle's Studio MovieBox Plus, capture analog and digital video to your computer.
Time Warner provides a sub-par DVR experience
Overview of the Scientific Atlanta 8300HDC DVR provided by Time Warner Cable
What are the Different Types of Capture Cards?
What are the different types of Capture Card. Video Capture Card, TV Capture Card, TV Tuner Card information.
Choosing a TV Capture Method (Page 2)
A breakdown of the choices available for DVRs. Page 2.
Product Review: Pinnacle Systems PCTV HD Stick
Read a review of pinnacle systems PCTV HD stick. Read about the pinnacle systems PCTV HD stick.
Review of the Motorola DCT6208/6412 DVR
Looking for a Motorola DVR? We review the DCT 6208 and the DCT 6412. Can Motorola give the TiVo a run for its money?
Installing a Silicondust Hdhomerun Prime...
Installing a SiliconDust HDHomeRun Prime CableCARD Tuner
SiliconDust HD HomeRun Prime First Impressions
SiliconDust HD HomeRun Prime First Impressions
Customizing Your HTPC
Introduction to MCE Reset Toolbox
Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Dayview Hands On
Comcast’s Xfinity X1 and Dayview Hands On
What is a Dual-Tuner Digital Video Recorder?
What is a Dual-Tuner Digital Video Recorder? Learn more about Dual-Tuner Digital Video Recorder.
Checklist for TV and Video Capture and DVD...
A checklist for Video and TV Capture on a PC. Capture Video or TV on a PC and burn a DVD.
DirecTV Genie Brings Super DVR to Satellite...
DirecTV Genie Brings Super DVR to Satellite Subscribers
Before You Purchase a TV Tuner
Considerations when buying a TV tuner
Recording with Dual Tuners using the Motorola...
Tips for recording with Dual Tuners on the Motorola DCT6412 Set-Top DVR. Learn some tips on recording with Dual Tuners on the Motorola DCT6412 Set-Top DVR.
Time Warner Live TV App is Good-Could be Much...
A review of the new Time Warner live TV streaming app for iPad.
DVD Recorder with ATSC Tuner
Read about new DVD Recorders that include a digital ATSC tuner. Info on DVD Recorders that include a digital ATSC tuner.
Can you Connect an External Hard Drive to a...
FAQ: Can you connect an external hard drive to a Digital Video Recorder ( DVR ) ? Learn if you can connect an external hard drive to a Digital Video Recorder ( DVR ).
How do Set Top Digital Video Recorders (DVR)...
Curious about Set Top Digital Video Recorders ( DVR )? Read about how Digital Video Recorders ( DVR ) work.
Managing Your Recording Space
How to manage your DVR recordings
HDD/DVD Recorder
What is an HDD/DVD Recorder? Learn more about HDD/DVD Recorders.
Saving Memories and Other Content to DVD in...
Options available in Windows DVD Maker. Page 3.
Before You Buy a Set Top DVD Recorder
What you need to know before buying a Set Top DVD Recorder or DVD Recorder with built-in hard drive.
Dish Hopper Free to New Subscribers
Dish Network announced not only that the Hopper DVR and Joey extenders are available but that new subscribers can pick up this system for free.
Premium HD Content in your PC doesn't get...
Review of the Ceton InfiniTV4 PCIx CableCARD tuner
Getting a Custom Look and Feel
Customizing Media Center Part 1: Custom Menu Strips
How to choose a PC TV tuner card
Choosing a Computer TV Tuner Card
USB TV and Video Capture Device
A definition of a USB TV and Video Capture Device.
Connecting your DVR to your A/V Receiver
Understanding the various options for connecting a DVR to an A/V Receiver
Considerations When Choosing A Video Capture...
Considerations when choosing a video capture device
Simple.TV: A Simple DVR
Simple.TV: A Simple DVR. Digital Video Recording.
Review of ADS Tech DVD Xpress DX2 - USB Video...
Read a review of the ADS Tech DVD Xpress DX2 - USB Video Capture Device. A review of the ADS Tech DVD Xpress DX2 - USB Video Capture Device.
Comcast DVR Tip: The Secret Recordings
A special recording tip for Comcast DVRs. Maybe you CAN watch that whole show after all!
Top 10 Bargain DVD Recorders
Top 10 Bargain DVD Recorder for the living room. See the top 10 Bargain DVD Recorder
Why Your TiVO Should Be Connected to the Internet
A listing of the most popular online services available to TiVo owners
Why you'll have a hard time finding a DVD...
Link article detailing why there aren't many dvd recorders available
Methods and Tools for Editing the EPG in Media...
Methods and Tools for Editing the EPG in Media Center
Detailed Look at Set Top DVD Recorders
Set Top DVD Recorders, hard drive and DVD recorders and DVD and DVR recorders.
Mediacom Chooses TiVo for Whole-Home Solution
Mediacom Chooses TiVo for Whole-Home Solution
What is an HTPC and how do I start?
Defining and describing an HTPC. Digital Video Recording.
Before You What should you consider before...
Things to consider before purchasing a DVR
What is a Media Center PC?
Curious about Media Center PCs? Read about the newest type of PC, Media Center PCs.
Learn how to skip commercials with a Digital...
Learn how to skip commercials by pausing a Live TV show before watching.
DirecTV Digital Video Recorder ( DVR ) with TiVo.
Learn more about the DirecTV Digital Video Recorder ( DVR ) with TiVo. Info on the DirecTV Digital Video Recorder ( DVR ) with TiVo.
Leveraging the Cloud for Your DVR
Leveraging the Cloud for Your DVR
Methods for Watching TV While Traveling
Methods for streaming content while away from home
Review - Ulead VideoStudio 11 Plus - Video...
Review of Ulead VideoStudio 11 Plus - Video Editing and DVD Authoring Software. A review of VideoStudio 11 Plus - Video Editing and DVD Authoring Software for the PC.
Dress up that boring TV interface!
A full review of Recorded TV HD for Windows 7 Media Center
How To Burn a DVD using Ulead DVD Movie Factory...
Learn how to burn a DVD using Ulead DVD Movie Factory 3.0 software. Burn DVD using Ulead software.
Before You Buy a DVD Recorder
Considerations when buying a DVD recorder
Using Mobile Applications to Manage Your DVR
Article detailing content providers mobile access applications.
What is ATSC?
A Definition of the ATSC broadcast signal
Few choices in today's DVR market
Understanding why there are so few DVR choices in the market today
Choosing a DVR
Choosing your first DVR can be difficult. We're here to help you sort through the pros and cons of each system.
What is Video Compression?
Curious about Video Compression and why Video Compression is necessary? Learn more about Video Compression.
Using component cables to connect your STB
Connecting your set-top box via component cables
Just 5 of the reasons a DVR should be your next...
Why own a DVR? These are just five of the reasons why this versatile consumer device should be your next purchase.
Understanding Copy Protection
Understanding how copy control information works and what it means for DVR recordings.
How-to Move TiVo Recordings to Your PC
How to use TiVo Desktop Software to Move your recordings to your PC
FCC Changes Rules: Full Encryption Allowed
FCC Changes Rules: Full Encryption Allowed
How-to Connect Your TiVo to a Wireless Network
How to connect TiVo to a wireless network
Using SDV Adapters
Using SDV adapters with DVRs. Digital Video Recording. Page 2.
What are the different Analog Camcorder formats
What are the Analog Camcorder Formats? Learn about Analog Camcorder Formats.
Product Review of the honestech VHS to DVD 3.0...
Product Review of the honestech VHS to DVD 3.0 Deluxe. Read a review of the honestech VHS to DVD 3.0 Deluxe USB Video Capture Device and DVD burning software.
Pinnacle Studio Ultimate 11 Video Capture and...
Pinnacle Studio Ultimate 11 Video Capture Software
What is Video Capture Software?
What is Video Capture Software? Answers the question What is Video Capture Software?
Beyond TV 4
Read a review of Snapstream Beyond TV 4. Read more about Snapstream Beyond TV 4 Media Center Software.
Using A Slingbox to Remotely Access Your Content
Using a Slingbox to remotely access your content
Top 4 Notebook Computers for Digital Video...
Read my top 4 list for notebook computers used for digital video recording. Top 4 notebooks for digital video recording.
Review of ADS Tech Instant HDTV PCI Capture Card
Read a Review of the ADS Tech Instant HDTV PCI Capture Card for HDTV viewing and recording on your PC! A Review of the ADS Tech Instant HDTV PCI Capture Card.
How to activate CableCARD in Windows Media Center
A step-by-step guide to getting premium HD content into Windows Media Center
Dish Network's Hopper and Joey System Provides...
Dish Network's Hopper and Joey System Provides a Whole-home Solution
Deciding on a Set Top Digital Video Recorder
Deciding on a Set Top Digital Video Recorder. How to decide on a Set Top Digital Video Recorder.
Comparing Video-on-Demand to Digital Video...
Comparing Vod Services to Using a DVR
Digital Video Recorders (DVRs) from Dish Network.
A look at the Digital Video Recorders ( DVR ) offered by Dish Network. Info on Digital Video Recorders ( DVR ) from Dish Network.
How To Capture TV or Video to a PC with...
How to Capture TV or Video with Intervideo WinDVD Creator. Then learn how to Burn your Captured TV or Video to DVD.
Why Should I Use a Digital Video Recorder...
Why should I use a DVR instead of a VCR? Why Digital Video Recorders are better than VCRs.
Sharing Your Content Around Your Home
Using Media Center Extenders. Digital Video Recording.
How To Capture TV or Video and Burn to DVD...
Capture Video or TV with NTI CD & DVD Maker 7. Then Burn to DVD or CD with NTI CD & DVD Maker 7.
Does Your Cable Company Offer TiVo?
Discover whether or not TiVo is offered by your cable company.
Dish Hopper OTA Module Finally Available
Dish Hopper OTA Module Finally Available
Media Center and Windows Home Server
Pairing your HTPC with a Windows Home Server
Product Review - MiniTVUSB TV Tuner for your...
Product Review of the MiniTVUSB TV Tuner for your Notebook or Desktop PC
TiVo 101
All about the digital video recorder TiVo and how to use a TiVo.
Dish Hopper Adds Sling
Dish Network adds Sling to Hopper
Choosing a DVR: Page 2
More options in choosing a DVR solution. Page 2.
Using AVS Video Converter to save hard drive...
A quick how to on video file conversion and compression using AVS Video Converter
Assassin’s Elite HTPC: Three Months In
Assassin’s Elite HTPC: Three Months In
Premiere DVR Line Pricing Changes
TiVo Adjusts Pricing, Offers New Premiere
Adding to Your HTPC Experience
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Just a Few Steps to Premium Cable
Configuring the HD HomeRun Prime
Extending Your TV Experience
Steps for Adding an Extender to Windows Media Center
Review of SageTV Media Center V6 for Windows
Read a review of the Media Center Software, Sage TV Media Center V6. A review of Sage TV Media Center V6.
A quick how-to on getting started with CableCARD
How to install a CableCard into a TiVo device
Preview of Ulead VideoStudio 10 Video Editing...
Preview of Ulead VideoStudio 10 and VideoStudio 10 Plus Video Editing and DVD Authoring Software. Get a Preview of Ulead VideoStudio 10 and VideoStudio 10 Plus Video Editing and DVD Authoring Software.
Review of the Motorola DCT6208/6412 Digital...
A Review of the Motorola DCT6208/6412 Digital Video Recorders. Page 2.
Sharing tuners has never been easier
A step-by-step guide to using InfiniTV4 tuners throughout your home.
Product Review of the honestech VHS to DVD 2.0...
Product Review of the honestech VHS to DVD 2.0 Deluxe. Read a review of the honestech VHS to DVD 2.0 deluxe DVD writing software.
A definition of Microsoft Windows Media Center
Basic definition of Windows Media Center.
A Solid Start to a Great HTPC Experience
A Full Review of Assassin's Elite HTPC
How-to Install TiVO Desktop for On-the-go TV...
How-to install TiVo Desktop for TV viewing on the go
What Windows Embedded Standard 7 Means For DVRs
Windows Embedded and Media Center
The Basic Steps in Saving VHS Recordings to DVD
General step by step on moving VHS recordings to DVD
HDHomeRun Prime Review
HDHomeRun Prime Review. Digital Video Recording.

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