View Full Version : building pvr software

July 2, 2003, 20:29:42

I'm attempting to build a very simple pvr program that will perform the "timeshifting" trick of playing back a video file while it's being recorded. I'm doing this in visual basic, and I'm looking for a way to open the capture file from a media player control while the capture control is recording to it. I haven't been able to solve the problem of the capture file being locked, and I am unable to open it for playback in the media player control. any suggestions?


Johannes Vogel
July 14, 2003, 16:24:19

Unfortunately, there is no solution to your problem. While IC is writing to the AVI file, the file is locked.

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