Archive for January, 2006

Choppy Audio

Monday, January 2nd, 2006

I had a problem this evening with choppy audio – but this time my problem turned out to be something simple. The optical audio cable connecting the XBox 360 to the receiver was dirty, and so it wasn’t making a good connection. This caused the audio to drop out for a few milliseconds every now […]

My Media Center is Cursed

Sunday, January 1st, 2006

I finally have everything pretty much working. My StarChoice DSR530 is being driven by the Media Center PC I put together, it’s recording shows through the Hauppauge WinTV-PVR 150, and I can play them back through the XBox 360. The Media Center UI coming out of the XBox 360 looks great – it’s an HDTV […]