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64 bit - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\NPVR 32 bit - HKLM\SOFTWARE\NPVR

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NextPVR Registry location

64 bit - HKLM\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\NPVR 32 bit - HKLM\SOFTWARE\NPVR

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Provides quick-launch access to NextPVR device status and pending recordings. Read more.

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Provides quick-launch access to NextPVR functions, device status and pending recordings. Read more.

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Provides quick launch access to NextPVR and the Recording Service, in addition to device and recordings status. Read more.

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Provides quick-launch access to NextPVR device status and pending recordings. Read more.

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Sits in the system tray and displays status information. It also provides the ability to launch NextPVR and start/stop the recording service. It is not essential and can be closed if required.

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Provides quick launch access to NextPVR and the Recording Service, in addition to device and recordings status. Read more.

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This is a Windows Service, which runs in the background and manages scheduled recordings and any configured clients.

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This is a Windows Service, which runs in the background and manages scheduled recordings and serving data to any configured clients.

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Sits in the system tray and displays status information. It also provides the ability to launch NextPVR and start/stop the recording service.

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Sits in the system tray and displays status information. It also provides the ability to launch NextPVR and start/stop the recording service. It is not essential and can be closed if required.

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  • Windows Vista, 7, Server 2008: C:\users\public\npvr
  • Windows XP, Server 2003: c:\documents and settings\all users\application data\npvr
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  • Windows Vista, 7, Server 2008: C:\Users\Public\NPVR
  • Windows XP, Server 2003: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\NPVR
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NextPVR records everything it does to .log files, these can be found in the NextPVR data directory in the Logs folder. It can be useful to zip and attach a recent set of these logs when requesting support in the forums.

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NextPVR records everything it does to .log files, these can be found in the NextPVR data directory in the subfolder Logs. It can be useful to zip and attach a recent set of these logs when requesting support in the forums.

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The NextPVR configuration and recordings database.

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The NextPVR configuration and recordings database. It stores information on your capture sources (tuners), available channels, recordings, EPG, and playback positions.

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  • All 64 bit C:\Program Files (x86)\NPVR
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  • All 64 bit C:\Program Files (x86)\NPVR

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There are some files which are commonly referred to by pages on this site and on the forums.

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There are some files which are commonly referred to by pages on this site and on the forums. They are all found in the data directory.

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There are some of files which are commonly referred to by pages on this site and on the forums.

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There are some files which are commonly referred to by pages on this site and on the forums.

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C:\Program Files\NPVR

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  • All 32 bit C:\Program Files\NPVR
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The primary NextPVR configuration file. Can be edited by advanced users to tweak NextPVR behaviour. See config.xml

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The primary NextPVR configuration file. Can be edited by advanced users to tweak NextPVR behaviour. See Advanced Configuration

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The primary NextPVR configuration file. Can be edited by advanced users to tweak NextPVR behaviour.

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The primary NextPVR configuration file. Can be edited by advanced users to tweak NextPVR behaviour. See config.xml

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(:title What's installed:)

Components

NextPVR is comprised of a number of parts, each with its own purpose.

NextPVR (NextPVR.exe)

The main application.

NextPVR Recording Service (NRecord.exe)

This is a Windows Service, which runs in the background and manages scheduled recordings and any configured clients.

NextPVR Tray (NTray.exe)

Sits in the system tray and displays status information. It also provides the ability to launch NextPVR and start/stop the recording service.

NEWA - NPVR Enhanced Web Access

The NextPVR web interface.

Next-PVR Installation Directories

NextPVR is split between two directories

Default Program directory

C:\Program Files\NPVR

Default Data directory.

The location of the data directory depends on the version of Windows you are running:

  • Windows Vista, 7, Server 2008: C:\users\public\npvr
  • Windows XP, Server 2003: c:\documents and settings\all users\application data\npvr

Important Files

There are some of files which are commonly referred to by pages on this site and on the forums.

Log files

NextPVR records everything it does to .log files, these can be found in the NextPVR data directory in the Logs folder. It can be useful to zip and attach a recent set of these logs when requesting support in the forums.

config.xml

The primary NextPVR configuration file. Can be edited by advanced users to tweak NextPVR behaviour.

npvr.db3

The NextPVR configuration and recordings database.

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