How to Watch TV on Your PC with honestech.TVR 2.5 (Serial Included)
How to Watch and Record TV on Your PC with honestech.TVR 2.5 (Serial Included) - Works for Most TV Tuners
Do you want to enjoy your favorite TV shows on your computer? Do you want to record TV programs and save them on your hard drive or burn them to DVD? If you have a TV tuner card or device, you can do all that and more with honestech.TVR 2.5, a powerful and easy-to-use software that lets you watch and record TV on your PC.
honestech.TVR 2.5 is a software that comes with a serial number that you can use to activate it for free. It works for most TV tuners, including USB, PCI, PCI Express, and external devices. It supports various video formats, such as MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, VCD, SVCD, DVD, and DivX. It also has features like time-shifting, scheduled recording, channel surfing, and picture-in-picture.
In this article, we will show you how to install and use honestech.TVR 2.5 to watch and record TV on your PC. You will need the following:
A TV tuner card or device that is compatible with honestech.TVR 2.5
A TV antenna or cable connection
A PC running Windows XP or later
A CD-ROM drive or an internet connection to download honestech.TVR 2.5
A blank CD or DVD if you want to burn your recordings
Step 1: Install honestech.TVR 2.5
First, you need to install honestech.TVR 2.5 on your PC. You can either use the CD-ROM that came with your TV tuner device or download it from the internet. Here are the steps:
Insert the CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive or download honestech.TVR 2.5 from here.
Run the setup.exe file and follow the instructions on the screen.
When prompted, enter the serial number that came with your CD-ROM or download.
Complete the installation and restart your PC if necessary.
Step 2: Connect your TV tuner device
Next, you need to connect your TV tuner device to your PC and your TV antenna or cable connection. The exact steps may vary depending on your device model and type, but here are some general guidelines:
If you have a USB TV tuner device, plug it into a USB port on your PC.
If you have a PCI or PCI Express TV tuner card, insert it into an available slot on your PC's motherboard.
If you have an external TV tuner device, connect it to your PC's video and audio inputs using the cables provided.
Connect your TV antenna or cable connection to your TV tuner device's antenna or cable input.
Step 3: Launch honestech.TVR 2.5 and scan for channels
Now, you are ready to launch honestech.TVR 2.5 and scan for channels. Here are the steps:
Double-click on the honestech.TVR icon on your desktop or start menu.
Select your TV tuner device from the drop-down menu at the top left corner of the screen.
Select your country and region from the drop-down menus at the top right corner of the screen.
Click on the Scan button at the bottom right corner of the screen.
Wait for honestech.TVR to scan for available channels in your area.
When the scan is complete, click on OK.