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How to use EPG

I cannot get information regarding the use of EPG. After I configure the program guide and download the channels I get a list, which I never see again after I continue to the next step.
So what is the purpose of EPG. Please help.
Thank you for your assistance

P.S. I use the Pinnacle Pctv Pro Hard Stick(801e)

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EPG or Electronic Programme Guide is the on-screen version of a tv guide for digital tv. The remote control usually has a dedicated button for the display of the EPG.

The information displayed is often incomplete and some digital boxes or tv sets perform better than others though in theory it needs no setting up. Once the box has searched and made a channel list the programme guide will be available.

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Hi Adam,

Here is the link for tv center pro for your vista 64 bit download and install this to your computer. http://cdnexpress.pinnaclesys.com/akdlm/SupportFiles/TVCenter/TVC540/PinnacleTVCenterProSetup_5.4.0.3032.exe.
I suggest also to connect your tuner device at any usb port.

By the way you need the serial number for the new tv center pro.

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