[mythtv-users] Where the heck do I transcode recordings from the GUI?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Feb 1 18:29:39 UTC 2010

On 01/31/2010 09:22 PM, Matt Emmott wrote:
> On Sun, Jan 31, 2010 at 7:57 PM, Raymond Wagner rote:
>> On 1/31/2010 19:40, Matt Emmott wrote:
>>> I have to be missing something, so please excuse the lame question.
>>> In Myth .21 and older versions I would transcode a recording by going
>>> to manage recordings ->  previously recorded, clicking the info button
>>> while highlighting a show, and start transcoding. I believe I could
>>> also do it from the "Watch Recordings" list as well. I'm running
>>> .22-fixes and I can't find this option anywhere. I have to be missing
>>> it. Google has been no help, nor has searching this list. Can somebody
>>> tell me what I'm missing?
>> Under 0.22, go to the Watch Recordings screen, select your desired
>> recording, and open up the 'i' menu.  Its the second from the bottom of the
>> list, Job Options.
> Ahh, I see what I did. I'm using a streamzap remote with the default
> button mappings and there's nothing mapped to info. I thought that the
> 'menu' button was info but after trying the keyboard it looks like I
> was mistooken. Thanks!

FWIW, in trunk (and soon 0.23), MENU (M) shows both menus (toggling
between them), and INFO (I) shows recording details (and toggles between
pages of the details).


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