Make a DVR from an old computer April 10, 2008 // davisde // DIY Projects, Video Turn an old computer into a DVR that you can use to watch TV and record shows from over the internet using a TV card and free software. Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading... Related 4 Responses larry // September 14, 2011 - 11:45 am // Log in to Reply how do i open the video Matthew // November 30, 2011 - 9:32 pm // Log in to Reply I was watching this video and was wondering if you could hook up this with Dish Network? Would the tv card be able to pick up the stations or would I just have to tune it to the station and let the card record what was on it? wakontonka // January 22, 2013 - 10:30 pm // Log in to Reply +1 for the video, thanks! improvement: take about 3db off the background music, or remove it entirely….. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.