Building your own DVR involves so many areas, that it would take me forever to write up all my favorite links. So here’s 50 of them in one shot! I give you the ultimate Build A DVR resource list!
BuildADVR Novice Posts
- Three steps to your first DVR
- Review of Beyond TV - great beginner DVR software
- How to build a Tivo killing DVR
- Girder | Map your remote’s keys
- LM Remote KeyMap | Map your Firefly remote’s keys
- Remote Central Forums | Read reviews, talk with experts about HTPC remotes
- Media Monkey | Free music organizer.
- iTunes | Apple’s behemoth.
- J. River Media Center | Commercial music organizer.
- VLC | Very powerful free video player.
- Zoom Player | Commercial DVD player.
- TheaterTek | Commercial DVD player
- Power DVD | Another commercial DVD player
- Video Re Do| Edits commercials out
- Build a plexi-glass case (tux.org)
- Dragon case mod (Extremetech.com)
- Living Room case mod (Makezine.com)
- Silent wooden case (Silentpcreview.com)
- How to paint your case (Linear1.org)
- Extreme Tech’s guide - HTPC specific
- Excerpt from Build The Ultimate Home Theater PC
- PC World’s guide
- Nice collection of reviews (Digital-Daily.com)
Build A DVR Guides
- Home Theater PC Guide (2cpu.com)
- Build A Quiet Efficient HTPC (ExtremeTech.com)
- Build an HD HTPC (ExtremeTech.com)
- Build an HD HTPC (Firingsquad.com)
- Build your own DVR (Lifehacker.com)
- Build a Practical HTPC (Engadget.com)
- Free Tivo (makezine.com)
Did I miss one? I’m sure I did! Shoot me a comment.