Hauppage WinTV-USB2-PVR in 64-bit Vista?

By -Kestrel-
Mar 12, 2007
  1. My Vista Ultimate 64-bit install was flawless; however, there doesn't appear to be a driver available for my 24xxx series WinTV-USB2-PVR from Hauppage. They have a 32-bit driver, and a 64-bit driver for the 29xxx series. Trying to install either of those gives an error.

    Is anyone aware of a workaround? Or are my choices to retain my XP partition just for the PVR, or get a newer card?

    (I'm concerned if I need to get an internal card--space is at a premium in my box, with the GeForce 8800GTX in there.)
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    I've seen this before in the forums. Unfortuntely there is no work-around. If you can run X64 in 32 bit mode, you might be able to use the 32 bit drivers.
  3. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,675   +389

    Unfortunately I think the only answer right now is to get a different card. Hauppage's driver support is abysmal at best and has been for years, and forget about any decent help if you have a problem.
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