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WinTV v8.5 TV application and Windows drivers

Installation notes:

A valid WinTV v8 Activation Code will be needed to install this WinTV v8.5 version.

If you do not have an activation code, but you have a WinTV v7 CD, you can install the WinTV v8 application

If you do not have either an WinTV v8 Activation Code or your original WinTV v7 CD-ROM, you can purchase a new WinTV v8 CD on the Hauppauge webstore for 12.95 euros. This can then be used to activate WinTV v8.

If you have a WinTV v8 or WinTV v7.2 CD-ROM with Extend, the latest version of WinTV v8 with Extend will also be installed.

WinTV v8.5 application and TV tuner driver download package

WinTV v8.5 installer
For Windows 10, 8, and 7

Installer version: 36137

File name: wintv85setup_36137.exe | File size: 109 MB | Date: May 17, 2018
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This download is a complete installation package, including drivers for supported WinTV products plus the WinTV v8.5 application and utilities.

WinTV v8

During the installation of WinTV v8, enter your Activation Code when you see this message

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To install the WinTV v8.5 application

Note: You will need to have your WinTV v8 Activation Code to complete this installation. If you do not have a WinTV v8 Activation Code, you can either buy one on the Hauppauge webstore for $9.95, or if you have a WinTV v7 CD, you can download and install the latest version of WinTV v8.

  • Download the WinTV v8.5 installer. After downloading this file, it's normally saved in the Download directory on your PC
  • Run wintv85setup from the Download directory on your PC
  • When you see the screen Activation required, enter the Activation Code which is printed on the WinTV v8 Software Download card or which has been e-mailed to you.

Beta versions of WinTV v8 Application and drivers

None at this time

Windows Drivers

Version 34210

Date: Sept. 9, 2016

Note: this version fixes:

  • Error code 52 found on some versions of Windows
  • Resume from standby problems with some PCs
  • Clear QAM problem with Windows Media Center