"I have a Humax PVR set top box which I record tons of shows with it and I can upload the recordings off it to the PC. The question is how can I play these PVR videos on Windows Media Player, or edit them with Windows Movie Maker?"---Quoted from forums.whirlpool.net.
Well, it is cool that we can record our favorite TV shows with a Personal Video Recorder (PVR for short, also referred to DVR---Digital Video Converter). Humax PVR, including PVR-9300T, PVR-9200T & PVR-9150T, etc., is one of those outstanding PVRs, which provides users an easy way to record and replay TV episodes. However, these Humax PVR recordings are usually named with .pvr extension, which is not a commonly-used video format and thus would not be easy to play on Media Player or edit with Windows Movie Maker. In order to get this job done, you need to convert Humax PVR to WMV video format for WMV is the fittest for Media Player/Movie Maker.
Doremisoft Video Converter (Video Converter for Mac) is the best PVR to WMV video converter to help convert Humax PVR to Movie Maker/Media Player, and it is recommended by numerous users worldwide. Free download it from Doremisoft.net and have a try as the following guide, you will find it powerful yet easy-to-used.
Tips: This PVR to WMV video converter has both Windows version and Mac Version. Choose the one that fit you most. Here, Windows version is taken for example.
Before actually converting the PVR videos, you should transfer the Humax PVR videos to your computer through a USB cable or an SD card adapter first. After copying, import the videos to the PVR/DVR to WMV video converter by clicking "Add File".
Click "Profile" and then set the output format as "Common Video"--->"WMV". You can also cut the unwanted TV ads by hitting "Clip". More editing information, please refer to the User Guide
After all the settings are done well, click the big green "Start"button to begin the conversion. Just a moment, the conversion will be finished perfectly. And thereafter, you can import Humax PVR to Media Player/Movie Maker effortlessly.