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What it does:

It will automatically download the EPG xml file from http://epg.pvr.geek.nz/epg/listings-freeview.xml.gz and will extract the xml EPG file.

From verion 1.9.0.0 you can configure GB-PVR to download the EPG xml file with Sky and Prime, change your UpdateEPG.bat to read freeviewNZ-EPG-GBPVR.exe -all.

You do not need to use the -task command as GB-PVR by default has updating built in.

How to install:

Download the program and extract it to your GB-PVR folder (By default this is: "C:\Program Files\Devnz\GBPVR\").

Configuration:

Setup the XMLTV plugin:

Right click on the tray icon.
Select "Start Config".
Select the Capture Sources tab.
Click on your capture device.
Click Edit.

xml capture

Beside "EPG Source" select XMLTV plugin.

xml source

Click Settings.
Paste/browse to add the path where the xmlEPG file will stored.

xml Select

Click OK 3 times.
Right click on the tray icon and select "Update EPG" this will download the EPG for the first time!
The program will read your settings file to find out where it should save EPG file based on the above configuration.
This has setup the downloading of EPG make sure you place UpdateEPG.bat in your GB-PVR install directory as this file ensures that the update is performed daily.

Map the Channels:

Right click on the tray icon.
Select "Start Config".
Select the Capture Sources tab.
Click on your capture device.
Click Edit.
Click "Update EPG. This will import the channels found.

xml updateEPG

Now click "Map digital channels to EPG channels".
If there are no channels you will need to perform a scan / rescan.
xml Digital Channel Mapping

Now select your tv stations from the right column (drop down box) and match them to the EPG stations in the left column.

xml mapped

Click OK to close remain windows.
The EPG is now setup and working for GB-PVR.
Right click on the tray icon.
Select "Start PVRX2".
The PVR will now open navigate to "TV Guide" with the keyboard and press enter on the keyboard.
If all has gone well you will see listings for the next 7 days of tv.

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