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Windows 7: Pinnacle PCTV PCI drivers for Windows 7 64-bit?

15 May 2011   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit

Nope.. I eventually gave up..

I just put it in my secondary PC and I use it there..

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15 May 2011   #12

Windows 7 Pro 64bit

I think I will do the same. Thanks.
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19 Aug 2011   #13

Windows 7 Pro 64 Bit
Problem Solved

Hi guys
Been very busy for awhile and i almost forgot this post of mine. I have finally found the driver for this device and Luckily it might also work on your cards. here's the bt878.inf file and what it contained when i edited it...

; BT848.INF --- Read READMEFIRST.txt before proceeding!!!

;LayoutFile=Layout.inf, Layout1.inf, Layout2.inf



%BT848.VideoDeviceDesc%=BT848.Main , PCI\VEN_109E&DEV_0350
%BT848.VideoDeviceDesc%=BT848.Main , PCI\VEN_109E&DEV_0351
%BT848.VideoDeviceDesc%=BT848.Main , PCI\VEN_109E&DEV_036E
%BT848.VideoDeviceDesc%=BT848.Main , PCI\VEN_109E&DEV_036F
%BT848.AudioDeviceDesc%=AudioSection, PCI\VEN_109E&DEV_0878
%BT848.AudioDeviceDesc%=AudioSection, PCI\VEN_109E&DEV_0879

; These are the files we need installed



bt848.sys = 1,,

1 = ,%DiskID%,,


AddService = , 2 ; null service install

Include= ks.inf, kscaptur.inf, ksfilter.inf
Needs= KS.Registration,KSCAPTUR.Registration.NT,MSPCLOCK.Installation
AddReg= BT848.AddReg
DelReg= BT848.DelReg
CopyFiles= BT848.CopyDrivers

HKR,"DriverData","Card",0x00010001, 0x03, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","Tuner",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","HasTDA9855",0x00010001, 0x02, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","TVTunerDoesFM",0x00010001, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","TVAudioUsedForFM",0x00010001, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","AutoGamma",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","AutoSaturation",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","AutoSharpness",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","BacklightCompensation",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","Brightness",0x00010001, 0xee, 0x02, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","ColorEnable",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","Contrast",0x00010001, 0x64, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","CurrFreq",0x00010001, 0x50, 0x27, 0x02, 0x04
HKR,"DriverData","Gamma",0x00010001, 0x0e, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","Hue",0x00010001, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","LastAudioSource",0x00010001, 0x03, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","LastVideoSource",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","Saturation",0x00010001, 0x64, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","Sharpness",0x00010001, 0x32, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","TunerMode",0x00010001, 0x01, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","TunerVideoStd",0x00010001, 0x00, 0x00, 0x10, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","VideoStandard",0x00010001, 0x00, 0x00, 0x10, 0x00
HKR,"DriverData","WhiteBalance",0x00010001, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00, 0x00

; For WinXP, to ensure VFWWDM mapper autodetects again the formats of the new driver
HKLM,"SOFTWARE\Microsoft\VfWWDM Mapper"










AddService = BT848,0x00000002,BT848.ServiceInstall

DisplayName = %BT848.VideoDeviceDesc%
ServiceBinary = %12%\BT848.sys

Msft= "Conexant"
MsftMfg= "Conexant"
BT848.VideoDeviceDesc= "Conexant's BtPCI WDM Video Capture (AMD64)"
BT848.AudioDeviceDesc= "Conexant's BtPCI WDM Audio Capture (AMD64)"
BT848.Capture= "Conexant's BtPCI Capture"
BT848.TvAudio= "Conexant's BtPCI Tv Audio"
BT848.Crossbar= "Conexant's BtPCI Crossbar"
BT848.Tuner= "Conexant's BtPCI Tv Tuner"
RunOnce= "SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce"


the underlined hex are the ones i edited. thanks to google may copy this content to your bt878.inf file just don't forget to remove the underline on those hex ok? i wanted to upload this inf files but i don't know how.

Hope this helps. God Bless..

Ooops! i have manage to read how to upload files here and here you go guys... hit thanks if it helped.

Attached Files
File Type: rar Pinacle PCTV bt848.rar (4.7 KB, 3565 views)
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11 May 2012   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

wow, please i need the same driver but for pinnacle PCTV b878 , i cant modify .inf myself

i'm waiting
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20 Jan 2013   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
PC TV PRO (PCI) Win7 / 64 bit drivers

I have PC TV PRO (PCI) Pinnacle TV card and cannot find correct drivers.
Device manager shows two nodes :
+ "Multimedia controller"
+ "Multimedia video controller"

Does somebody know where to get correct files, i have original CD with XP drivers but even when installed in compatibility mode, card is not working.

Thanx in advance !!
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21 Jan 2013   #16

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
driver page

you might try some of the possibilities here:

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23 Jan 2013   #17

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

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25 Jan 2013   #18

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit

DScaler direct mode. Nice trick. I'll remember that one. Thanks.
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