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Streaming TV directly to PC

How do you do this using xfiniity (or comcast)

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Member Since: ‎07-04-2003
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Re: Streaming TV directly to PC

Please identify your computer and its operating system version!

Mac OSX 10.6.7?

Windows XP?

TRS-80?

sam

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Re: Streaming TV directly to PC

Let's say a Windows 7 Machine


PowerSpec® G159 from Microcenter.com
Processor:Intel® Core™ i7 - 870 Processor
OS:genuine Windows® 7 Professional 64bit
System Board:Intel DP55WG
System Memory:4GB composed of 2- 2048MB DDR3/1333 DIMMS
Hard Drive:1TB 5400 RPM
DVD ±R/±RW Drive
22x Dual Layer DVD±R/±RW Drive
Video:Radeon HD5450 PCI Express
Sound:Integrated 8 Channel HD Audio CODEC ALC889
LAN:Wireless LAN B/G/N PCI Card
LAN:Intel® Integrated Gigabit Ethernet
Firewire:TI TSB43AB22A IEEE Firewire 1394 Controller

 

with a DCH3416 HD DVR, and since I just got Comcast service should they have given me a DCX3400?

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Member Since: ‎09-29-2007
Posts: 6,438

Re: Streaming TV directly to PC

In the upper right hand corner of this screen you will see EMAIL VOICE TV MYACCOUNT

Click on TV

Click on either TV Listings or On Demand

In listings, if you click on a movie or a series it will open up and you will see Buttons for Watch on TV and for Watch Online.  If you click Watch Online it should start streaming to your computer.

Not all movies and series are set up to watch Online so its sort of a trial and error sort of thing.