Category: Players and Recorders

Players and Recorders including DVRs, PVRs, and all varieties of audio and video recorders.

Guitar Pick – Indespensible Electronics Tool

Guitar Pick – Indespensible Electronics Tool I need to get to the capacitors inside monitor, but I’m having trouble with the plastic clips that hold the case together. I’ve got the screws out and the base off, but I don’t want to screw up the plastic by prying on the wrong spot  or in the wrong way. […]

How to Reset a Samsung Security DVR

How to Reset a Samsung Security DVR Why Reset a Samsung Security DVR? If you have forgotten your admin password on a Samsung Security DVR, most experts would suggest that you have to contact Samsung and/or send it back to Samsung to have the administrator password reset.  While this is true in some cases, it […]

How to Enable TiVo Multi-Room Viewing

Tivo Multi-Room Viewing

If you have more than one TiVo DVR, it’s possible to transfer a show recorded on one to a DVR in a different part of your house – if you know how.  I’ve seen discussions about how to enable TiVo multi-room viewing and suggestions included making the media keys the same and some other things, but it’s actually not that difficult.  In fact, TiVo allows […]

Converting Music to From Wav or MP3 to MIDI

Convert Audio to Midi

Converting Music to From Wav or MP3 to MIDI While, you CAN do this, don’t expect perfection.  The original audio file doesn’t contain discreet information about the music.  Whatever software you use to convert to MIDI will attempt to create that information from the raw audio.  It will not be able to do it perfectly.  […]