We can use v4l2-ctl to configure the device for NTSC like this:. There’s a lot of interesting info there, but most important right now is the “Video Standard” section which tells us our device is set for PAL:. Or ffplay and avplay. ALSA’s arecord command can be used to list sound devices:. If I input the composite from a VCR, it works fine. However, if we don’t do this, the computer might not be able to keep up with the incoming video.

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Next we got a Blackmagic Intensity pro pcie card. I purchased it to be able to get live video haupoauge a PC to be shared during a conference from a Samsung Presenter.

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Is the hardware having trouble with the signal? Quite a bit of documentation can hayppauge had from the command line. For further details see delivery estimates in cart.

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Using the Hauppauge USB-Live2 with Linux

Makes me wonder why and what it is doing. Or is the Linux driver handling errors poorly? Plug a video source into the USB-Live2.


I have streamed up to 2 hours and minutes without and issues. Rated 5 out of 5 by Guy from Very happy with the result!

We are very happy with this device. Order in the next 0: Slow the video player down to make sure you are seeing the actual recorded oive2. This is a great device and worked fine for me. I am very pleased with the results. We need to figure out where the USB-Live2’s sound hardware is before we can test sound.

You might be able to plug things in such that the USB-Live2 has its own bus. Valid -preset settings are: Im using a Toshiba dual core 1. Since video is very demanding and USB can only move so much data hauppajge a time, it’s important that you connect this correctly.

Rated 2 out of 5 by JohnR from Hauppakge my old tapes but with problems WinTV 7 software included sometimes locks up when you try to close it after using for several minutes of recording. In other words, use ALSA’s hw: This is probably unrealistic as we likely need a keyboard to talk to the computer.

It’s best to make it the only USB device on the system.


Simple and easy to use. Rated 5 out of 5 by William R.

Hauppauge WinTV USB-Live2 – video capture adapter – USB Overview – CNET

TS files but desktop VLC has no problem with them. If you are digitizing your old video tapes, Use gaming mode to elliminate the 3 second delay that makes it hard to sync up your start and stop points with WinTV.

This device works very good. We hauppaugge use v4l2-ctl to configure the device for NTSC like this:. We are purchasing another. The software installed easily, my laptop had no problems picking it up. This gives ffmpeg the ability to raise priority if it wants to.

If I were asked for a recommendation I would ask how desperate you are to capture the analog data. Used it to convert VHS home hauppaute to video.

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