<span class="gmail_quote"></span>Hi there,<br><br>I&#39;ve tried a lot of existing card descriptions for my Avermedia M115S but none of them seemed to work. Maybe you can give me some advice or were able to activate the tuner on this card. It is recognized as SAA78133/35 but even the configuration for Aver M115 (without S) as described in other forums, is not working. Tried a lot of tuner configs, but always the frontend init
<font size="-1"><b></b> fails.</font><br><br>I&#39;ve attached some information, if you need something else pls just ask. <br>- lspci -vn<br>- lspci -v<br>- dmesg | grep saa<br>- content of windows .inf file (M115S.inf)<br>
<br>Thanks in advance, I&#39;m desperate :)<br><br><br>*** lspci -vn<br>0a:04.0 0480: 1131:7133 (rev d1)<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Subsystem: 1461:e836
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 23<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Memory at d2006800 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=2K]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 2<br>*** lspci -v<br>0a:04.0 Multimedia controller: Philips Semiconductors SAA7133/SAA7135 Video Broadcast Decoder (rev d1)
<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Subsystem: Avermedia Technologies Inc Unknown device e836<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 23<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Memory at d2006800 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=2K]<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Capabilities: [40] Power Management version 2
<br><br>*** dmesg | grep saa:<br><br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.080000] saa7130/34: v4l2 driver version 0.2.14 loaded<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.348000] saa7133[0]: found at 0000:0a:04.0, rev: 209, irq: 23, latency: 64, mmio: 0xd2006800<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.348000] saa7133[0]: subsystem: 1461:e836, board: UNKNOWN/GENERIC [card=0,autodetected]
<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.348000] saa7133[0]: board init: gpio is a400000<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 00: 61 14 36 e8 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 10: ff ff ff ff ff 20 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 20: 01 40 01 02 02 01 01 03 08 ff 00 00 ff ff ff ff<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 30: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 40: ff 65 00 ff c2 00 ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 50: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 60: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: i2c eeprom 70: ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff ff
<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: registered device video0 [v4l2]<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.488000] saa7133[0]: registered device vbi0<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.508000] saa7134 ALSA driver for DMA sound loaded<br>[&nbsp;&nbsp; 21.508000] saa7133[0]/alsa: saa7133[0] at 0xd2006800 irq 23 registered as card -2
<br><br>*** M115S.inf:<br><br>; Copyright (c) AVerMedia TECHNOLOGIES, Inc.<br><br>[Version]<br>signature=&quot;$CHICAGO$&quot; ;all windows os<br>Class=MEDIA<br>ClassGUID={4d36e96c-e325-11ce-bfc1-08002be10318}<br>Provider=%AVer%
<br>DriverVer=11/13/2006,<a href="http://3.3.23.87" target="_blank" onclick="return top.js.OpenExtLink(window,event,this)">3.3.23.87</a><br>CatalogFile=34AVStrm.cat<br><br>[Manufacturer]<br>%AVer%=AVerMedia<br><br>[AVerMedia]
<br>%33Hybrid.DeviceDesc4%=3xHybrid,PCI\VEN_1131&amp;DEV_7133&amp;SUBSYS_E8361461&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; ; M115S
<br>;%33Hybrid.DeviceDesc%=3xHybrid,PCI\VEN_1131&amp;DEV_7133<br><br>[DestinationDirs]<br>3xHybrid.CopyCoInst=11<br>3xHybrid.CopyFiles=10,system32\drivers<br>3xHybrid.CopyFilters=11<br><br><br>[SourceDisksNames]<br>1 = %AVSTRM_INSTALLATION_DISK%,,
<br><br>[SourceDisksFiles]<br>34CoInstaller.dll=1<br>AVerM115S.sys=1<br>MVDetection.ax=1<br>TVRate.dll=1<br><br>[3xHybrid.CopyCoInst]<br>34CoInstaller.dll<br><br>[3xHybrid.CopyFiles]<br>AVerM115S.sys<br><br>[3xHybrid.CopyFilters

]<br>TVRate.dll<br>MVDetection.ax<br><br>;<br>;*** initialization and registry entries<br>;<br><br>[3xHybrid.CoInstallers]<br>CopyFiles = 3xHybrid.CopyCoInst<br>AddReg = 3xHybrid.CoInstaller_AddReg<br><br>[3xHybrid.ntx86.CoInstallers

]<br>CopyFiles = 3xHybrid.CopyCoInst<br>AddReg = 3xHybrid.CoInstaller_AddReg<br><br>[3xHybrid.CoInstaller_AddReg]<br>HKR,,CoInstallers32,0x00010000,&quot;34CoInstaller.dll, CoInstallerEntry&quot;<br><br>[3xHybrid]<br>AlsoInstall=
KS.Registration(ks.inf), WDMAUDIO.Registration(wdmaudio.inf), KSCAPTUR.Registration(kscaptur.inf), BDA.Installation(bda.inf)<br>CopyFiles=3xHybrid.CopyFiles, 3xHybrid.CopyFilters<br>AddReg=3xHybrid.AddReg<br><br>[3xHybrid.ntx86

]<br>Include=ks.inf, wdmaudio.inf, kscaptur.inf, bda.inf<br>Needs=KS.Registration.NT, WDMAUDIO.Registration.NT, KSCAPTUR.Registration.NT, BDA.Installation.NT<br>CopyFiles=3xHybrid.CopyFiles, 3xHybrid.CopyFilters<br>AddReg=
3xHybrid.AddReg<br>RegisterDlls= DSFilters.RegFiles, TVRate.RegFiles<br><br>[3xHybrid.Services]<br>AddService=AVerM115S, 0x00000002, 3xHybrid.ServiceInstall<br><br>[3xHybrid.ntx86.Services]<br>AddService=AVerM115S, 0x00000002, 
3xHybrid.ServiceInstall<br><br>[3xHybrid.ServiceInstall]<br>DisplayName=%DISPLAY_NAME%<br>Description=%SERVICE_DESCRIPTION%<br>ServiceType=%SERVICE_KERNEL_DRIVER%<br>StartType=%SERVICE_DEMAND_START%<br>ErrorControl=%SERVICE_ERROR_IGNORE%
<br>ServiceBinary=%12%\AVerM115S.sys<br>; [StartName=driver-object-name]<br>; [AddReg=add-registry-section[, add-registry-section] ...]<br>; [DelReg=del-registry-section[, del-registry-section] ...]<br>; [BitReg=bit-registry-section[,bit-registry-section] ...]
<br>; [LoadOrderGroup=load-order-group-name]<br>; [Dependencies=depend-on-item-name[,depend-on-item-name]...]<br><br>[3xHybrid.AddReg]<br>HKR,,DevLoader,,*NTKERN<br>HKR,,NTMPDriver,,AVerM115S.sys<br><br>; audio capture registry entries
<br><br>HKR,,AssociatedFilters,,&quot;wdmaud,swmidi,redbook&quot;<br>HKR,,Driver,,AVerM115S.SYS<br><br>HKR,Drivers,SubClasses,,&quot;wave,mixer&quot;<br><br>HKR,Drivers\wave\wdmaud.drv,Driver,,wdmaud.drv<br>HKR,Drivers\mixer\wdmaud.drv,Driver,,
wdmaud.drv<br><br>HKR,Drivers\wave\wdmaud.drv,Description,,&quot;AVerMedia BDA audio capture device&quot;<br>HKR,Drivers\mixer\wdmaud.drv,Description,,&quot;AVerMedia BDA audio capture device&quot;<br><br>; Setting FM radio of the Silicon tuner via SIF (GPIO 21 in use/ 
5.5MHz)<br>; Dennis 20050415 for XC3028 FM Radio IF<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;FM Radio IF&quot;,0x00010001,0xDEEAAB<br><br>; Dennis 20060224<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;MuteAudioUnlock&quot;,0x00010001,0x1<br>

<br>; Dennis 20060602<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;MuteAudioMacrovision&quot;,0x00010001,0x1<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;MuteAudioCGMSA&quot;,0x00010001,0x1<br><br>; Dennis 20060921<br>HKR, &quot;GPIO\TransportStream\Parallel&quot;, &quot;Clock_Polarity&quot;,0x00010001,0x1
<br><br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;I2S Output&quot;,0x00010001,0x00<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;I2S2 Output&quot;,0x00010001,0x00&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; //GPIO Pin 17 used for CCS<br><br>; Set audio volume<br>; Dennis 20060928<br>; Dennis 20060704
<br>; Dennis 20060516<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;VolumeTV&quot;,0x00010001,0xFE<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;VolumeFM&quot;,0x00010001,0x00<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;VolumeExternal&quot;,0x00010001,0x00<br>

; Dennis 20060704 Dennis 20060712<br>HKR, &quot;Audio&quot;, &quot;VolumeAML&quot;,0x00010001,0x09<br><br>; Dennis 20060925<br>HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;ForceTunerOn&quot;, 0x00010001, 1<br><br>; Dennis 20060904
<br>
HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;ExhaustiveScanDisabled&quot;,0x00010001,0x00<br>; Enable MCE <br>;HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;MCE&quot;,0x00010001,0x01<br><br>; disable Syncronization ; Dennis 20050624<br>HKR, Parameters, Syncronization disabled, 0x00010001, 0
<br><br>; Dennis 20060602<br>HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;LatencyTimer&quot;,0x00010001,0x06<br><br>; For M115 Color Settings<br>; Dennis 20050621<br>; Dennis 20060314<br>HKR, &quot;Decoder\Src0&quot;, &quot;Saturation&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x40
<br><br>; Mute Macrovision<br>; Dennis 20060208<br>HKR, &quot;Decoder&quot;, &quot;MuteVideoMacrovision&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x1<br>HKR, &quot;Decoder&quot;, &quot;MuteVideoUnlock&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x1<br>HKR, &quot;Decoder&quot;, &quot;MuteVideoCGMSA&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x1
<br><br>; Dennis 20050819<br>; For FM supported<br>HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;FMSupported&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x0<br><br>; Dennis 20051031<br>HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;DownloadNEC61151FW&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x0
<br><br>; Dennis 20051226<br>HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;CrossBarType&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x0<br><br>; Dennis 20060630<br>; Dennis 20060427<br>HKR, &quot;Parameters&quot;, &quot;CapPreviewEnabled&quot;, 0x00010001, 0x1
<br><br>; Dennis 20060120<br>HKR, &quot;SECAMLPFrequency&quot;, &quot;0&quot;, 0x00010001, 55750000<br>HKR, &quot;SECAMLPFrequency&quot;, &quot;1&quot;, 0x00010001, 60500000<br>HKR, &quot;SECAMLPFrequency&quot;, &quot;2&quot;, 0x00010001, 63750000
<br>HKR, &quot;SECAMLPFrequency&quot;, &quot;3&quot;, 0x00010001, 0<br><br>; add audio input and output pinnames<br><br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_IN_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,,&quot;Analog Audioinput&quot;
<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_OUT_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,,&quot;Audio&quot;<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_ANLG_VIDEO_ITU_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,,&quot;Analog ITU Video&quot;
<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_I2S_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,,&quot;I2S Audio&quot;<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_MPEG_AES_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,,&quot;MPEG Audio ES&quot;
<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_MPEG_VES_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,,&quot;MPEG Video ES&quot;<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaCategories\%VAMP_MPEG_PS_PIN%,&quot;Name&quot;,, &quot;MPEG2 Program&quot;
<br><br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaInterfaces\{d2185a40-0398-11d3-a53e-00a0c9ef506a},,,&quot;AVerMedia Macrovision Detection Property&quot;<br>HKLM,SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\MediaInterfaces\{d2185a40-0398-11d3-a53e-00a0c9ef506a},IID,1,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00,00
<br><br><br>;<br>;*** strings, GUIDs and names<br>;<br><br>;************************************************************************<br>; If the EEPROM is not programmed, set these registry entries active<br>; and to the corresponding board settings.
<br>;************************************************************************<br><br>; maps user setting to hardware audio input (1=SIF, 2=Analog1, 3=Analog2) <br>HKR, &quot;AudioDecoder&quot;, &quot;Tuner Channel&quot;,0x00010001,1
<br>HKR, &quot;AudioDecoder&quot;, &quot;CVBS Channel&quot;,0x00010001,2<br>HKR, &quot;AudioDecoder&quot;, &quot;SVHS Channel&quot;,0x00010001,2<br>HKR, &quot;AudioDecoder&quot;, &quot;FM Radio Channel&quot;,0x00010001,3
<br>
<br>; maps user setting to hardware video input<br>HKR, &quot;VideoDecoder&quot;, &quot;Tuner Channel&quot;,0x00010001,1<br>HKR, &quot;VideoDecoder&quot;, &quot;CVBS Channel&quot;,0x00010001,3<br>HKR, &quot;VideoDecoder&quot;, &quot;SVHS Channel&quot;,0x00010001,8
<br><br>; Device settings<br><br>; I2C Device settings<br>HKR, &quot;I2C Devices&quot;, &quot;Number of I2C Devices&quot;,0x00010001,1<br>HKR, &quot;I2C Devices&quot;, &quot;Device 0, Data1&quot;,0x00010001,0x65,0x00,0x00,0x00 ; Tuner ID
<br>HKR, &quot;I2C Devices&quot;, &quot;Device 0, Data2&quot;,0x00010001,0xC0,0x00,0x00,0x00 ; Tuner slave addr.<br>HKR, &quot;I2C Devices&quot;, &quot;Device 0, Data3&quot;,0x00010001,0xC2,0x00,0x00,0x00 ;<br>HKR, &quot;I2C Devices&quot;, &quot;Device 0, Data4&quot;,0x00010001,0x1E,0x00,0x00,0x00 ;
<br><br>;HKR, &quot;I2C Devices&quot;, &quot;Force Registry Settings&quot;,0x00010001,1<br><br>[DSFilters.RegFiles]<br>11,,MVDetection.ax, 1<br><br>[TVRate.RegFiles]<br>11,,TVRate.dll,1 <br><br>[Strings]<br><br>; Proxy GUIDs
<br><br>KSProxy.CLSID&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{17CCA71B-ECD7-11D0-B908-00A0C9223196}&quot;<br>KSXBar.CLSID&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{71F96460-78F3-11d0-A18C-00A0C9118956}&quot;<br>KSTVAudio.CLSID = &quot;{71F96462-78F3-11d0-A18C-00A0C9118956}&quot;
<br>
KSTvTune.CLSID&nbsp; = &quot;{266EEE40-6C63-11cf-8A03-00AA006ECB65}&quot;<br><br>; Category GUIDs<br><br>KSCATEGORY_CAPTURE&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{65E8773D-8F56-11D0-A3B9-00A0C9223196}&quot;<br>KSCATEGORY_VIDEO&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{6994AD05-93EF-11D0-A3CC-00A0C9223196}&quot;
<br>KSCATEGORY_AUDIO&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{6994AD04-93EF-11D0-A3CC-00A0C9223196}&quot;<br><br>; Our Pin Name GUIDs<br><br>VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_IN_PIN&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{7BB284B9-714D-493d-A101-B1B028E782BD}&quot;<br>VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_OUT_PIN&nbsp; = &quot;{5582E657-E596-42b5-9DB3-541B27A2355F}&quot;
<br>VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_I2S_PIN&nbsp; = &quot;{C2E46358-F032-4d88-B802-06B59D162730}&quot;<br>VAMP_ANLG_VIDEO_ITU_PIN&nbsp; = &quot;{82631A2E-403C-4581-A4B0-EC173D004410}&quot;<br><br>VAMP_MPEG_AES_PIN&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{9DEC84B9-BCEF-4aac-997E-43EDD0A2D6C7}&quot;
<br>VAMP_MPEG_VES_PIN&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{181CF87E-7741-47ba-8629-22347E03C64C}&quot;<br>VAMP_MPEG_PS_PIN&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{DDA87B83-65DB-4aec-82D0-79FBE67D2BB6}&quot;<br><br>; Our Filter GUIDs<br><br>VAMP_ANLG_AUDIO_FILTER&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{F3B951E7-8619-4ff3-91CA-03910E4BB900}&quot;
<br>VAMP_ANLG_CAP_FILTER&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;{BBEFB6C7-2FC4-4139-BB8B-A58BBA724000}&quot;<br><br>; system defines<br><br>SERVICE_BOOT_START&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x0 <br>SERVICE_SYSTEM_START&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x1 <br>SERVICE_AUTO_START&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x2 <br>SERVICE_DEMAND_START&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x3 
<br>SERVICE_DISABLED&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x4 <br><br>SERVICE_KERNEL_DRIVER&nbsp; = 0x1 <br>SERVICE_ERROR_IGNORE&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x0 <br>SERVICE_ERROR_NORMAL&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x1 <br>SERVICE_ERROR_SEVERE&nbsp;&nbsp; = 0x2<br>SERVICE_ERROR_CRITICAL = 0x3 <br><br>FLG_REGSVR_DLLREGISTER = 0x00000001
<br><br>;Our strings<br><br>AVer=&quot;AVerMedia TECHNOLOGIES, Inc.&quot;<br><br>33Hybrid.DeviceDesc4&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp; = &quot;AVerMedia Hybrid H/W MPEG Card, M115S (DVBT/NTSC/PAL/SECAM)&quot;<br>33Hybrid.DeviceDesc&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;Philips SAA7133 Capture Device&quot;
<br>AVSTRM_INSTALLATION_DISK&nbsp; = &quot;AVerM115S installation disk&quot;<br>DISPLAY_NAME&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;AVerM115S service&quot;<br>SERVICE_DESCRIPTION&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; = &quot;The AVerMedia capture driver&quot;<br>