MHEG5 on XP

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DVBviewer 4.8.1 (€15) is out and adds improved MHEG5 support.

Update to previous 4.8.0.1 released 3rd June 2011. Fixes some bugs seen below

The MHEG5 is a plug in to be purchased separately (€10).

Here is a Preview Video (youtube) of MHEG5 on DVBviewer

I will review later.

With 2nd June 2011 Version 4.8.1 of DVBviewer pro the MHEG bugs of time and video scale are fixed.

mheg481


One "bug" is due to having wrong "DirectX" Renderer. On XP you need

[X] Use Custom Renderers

 [ VMR9 Custom Renderer ]

(On Win 7 use EVR Custom Renderer)

rte2-sample1s

RTE 2 HD rendered correctly


BBC Interactive

BBC1HD-sample1s

BBC1HD-sample2s

BBC1HD-sample3s

Interactive video on BBC should be fixed on next release.


AMD 64 Athlon 3700+, ASUS version of Nvidia GT210 Graphics

CoreAVC MPEG4 Codec

Windows XP pro SP3

Mobi USB Dual DTT Tuner stick for "Saorview" (The MobiDTV stick has proved unreliable and the supplier is gone)

2 x S3200 Technotrend PCI DVB-S2 cards for "Freesat"