Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

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alisam
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Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by alisam » Tue May 29, 2018 7:13 am

I have searched this forum.
My problem is that I record a TV Program, start playback, get to an advert and want to fast forward over the adverts.
Mosaic has a mind of its own and will jump back to a (sometimes) random previous playback.
I am using a Windows 10 mosaic server (up-to-date), and using a Fire TV to playback on a Samsung TV (also Panasonic TV)

For me the playback is unusable.

I don't believe I am can be alone, especially when I have 4 Fire TV's which have the same issue.
I am using a Harmony remote, but also (and importantly) the original Fire TV remote is no different. My fire TV's are perhaps V1 and V2 (the one with the short hdmi cable)
I really welcome your suggestions.

Oberon
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by Oberon » Tue May 29, 2018 8:07 am

Can you, please, make a short video of the issue?

alisam
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by alisam » Wed May 30, 2018 7:16 pm

I have a 10.3mb short video in mp4 format.
However, I cannot attach the file due to the file extension
I didn't find in the FAQ what the allowed formats are.

Oberon
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by Oberon » Wed May 30, 2018 7:32 pm

alisam wrote:
Wed May 30, 2018 7:16 pm
I have a 10.3mb short video in mp4 format.
However, I cannot attach the file due to the file extension
I didn't find in the FAQ what the allowed formats are.
Just put it on any of the file sharing services - like dropbox or google drive - and paste the download link here.
Thanks.

alisam
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by alisam » Thu May 31, 2018 4:03 am

https://1drv.ms/v/s!AhP_So4ed0V5grBpyoiN9mY6pXhwsw

Prior to making the video, I thought the problem had gone away, until I came across this recording.

alisam
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by alisam » Thu Jun 07, 2018 9:04 am

Oberon. Did you come to any conclusion about this issue?

Oberon
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by Oberon » Thu Jun 07, 2018 4:39 pm

No news so far. It might be related to the bitrate of this recording. Can you, please, upload a problematic recording somewhere on the file sharing service and paste the link here?

alisam
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by alisam » Fri Jun 08, 2018 9:29 pm


nellemar
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by nellemar » Mon Aug 20, 2018 7:59 pm

any news on this problem? i have the same problem with mosiac client on an nvidia shield

Plantje
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Re: Recorded TV Programs - FF - Jump Back

Post by Plantje » Tue Aug 21, 2018 7:33 pm

Hmmm... I tried the TV Mosaic client on my Samsung Galaxy S8 and found the ffwd option to be pretty much useless too. I thought it was because that phone has these weird round edges and my fat fingers can't press the buttons very well.

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