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Comparison of profiles 

Speeding up conversions

Comskip donator version and custom INI's FAQ's 

Media center plugin

Hardware/GPU encoding FAQ's

WTV profile FAQ's

TiVO Files (MAK key and TiVO desktop)

Extra XML files created when using ShowAnalyzer 

Extracting metadata from files and from the internet

How to enable Metadata and File Renaming on nPVR 

How to prevent HDHomeRun from rerecording shows

Metadata on windows servers

DVBLink extracting metadata

Subtitle/Closed captions sync after removing commercials

Codec packs and crashing WMP/WMC

Distributed encoding across machines

Initial few seconds of recording missing after conversion

False positive with Antivirus

Users vote to fix issues

HD settings

first post: Rickt wrote: I usually record in SD to save hard drive space. Now that they came...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: I think you should spend some time understanding video quality. HD...

2 TV shows with the same name

first post: Rickt wrote: I record The odd couple the original and (2015) The difference Mi...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Yes. Try adding the broadcast year

Tivo SkipMode

first post: WillTschumy wrote: Hi all, After many years of nursing Media Center along, I've final...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Will check it out

Comskip slows down tremendously when doing simultaneous conversions

first post: bob0909 wrote: I just started using the latest early access version of MCEBuddy, a...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: probably a good question to post on the comskip forum also. Are yo...

Ideas why WMC is locking recording beyond end?

first post: rwhapham wrote: I use Windows Media Center (on Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit) for my OT...

latest post: rwhapham wrote: **rboy1 wrote:** > Mcebuddy polls for updates every 5 minutes. You ...

Ad Markers Offset by Trimming Start of Video

first post: bdubs1212 wrote: I am using MCEBuddy (donator version) to process PlayOn videos with...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Good point, will check it out.

Audio/video increasingly out of sync

first post: rowbot wrote: Hi, Converting a load of WTV and DVR-MS, and for every resulting ...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: Mpg or TS is fine (VOB is not supported as a container but it cont...

answered by: rboy1 wrote: Are you using hardware encoding? If so try turning it off. Bad hard...

live tv detection

first post: renegaid wrote: Can MCEBuddy be used for Live TV detection? If so how do you do it?

Missing FAQ 11? Nvidia support?

first post: snowmirage wrote: Just started using MCEBuddy again, did some searching to see if any...

latest post: rboy1 wrote: we' consolidated it, start from the top of the FAQ's (1). Anyways...

Help: GUI Won't Start

first post: gmusgrave wrote: I've moved this to the "Issues" section

latest post: rboy1 wrote: For handling window resizing and high DPI operations.