Support: ImpactVCB-PCIe

Latest WinTV v8.5 application

Click the below link to get the latest WinTV v8.5 application and TV tuner driver download package

Latest WinTV v8 installer Package
For Windows 8, 7, and Windows 10

Hauppauge Capture application for USB Live 2

Hauppauge Capture supports HD PVR2, Colossus 2, USB live2 and Impact VCB-E models

Hauppauge Capture features:

  • Record your game play with in-game chat with our microphone mixing feature
  • Simple and fast trim editor
  • Built-in YouTube upload
  • Simple to use video quality selector and scaling options

Download Hauppauge Capture

Click the below link to get the latest Hauppauge Capture application

Latest Hauppauge Capture installer Package
For Windows 8, 7, and Windows 10

ImpactVCBe Windows Driver

Name: driver85_1_59_35167.exe
Size: 12.8 MB
Updated: 08/24/2017

To install the latest Windows driver only:

Leave your Impact VCB-e card plugged into your PC. Follow the following steps:

  • Download the Windows driver above.
  • Double click the downloaded driver. This will install the Impact VCB-e Windows driver.
  • At the completion of the driver install, you should see a message which says Drivers have been updated successfully.
  • At this point, the Windows driver will be installed.

None at this time.

Third Party Applications

Microsoft Silverlight

Stream your live video, video + screen, or screen-only along with your audio to viewers via the public Internet.

Impact-VBC-PCIe Quick install guide

Impact-VCB-PCIe QI

What Operating Systems are supported by the Impact-VCB-PCIe?

  • Microsoft® Windows® 10
  • Windows Vista (all versions), 32-bit and 64-bit
  • Windows 8,7 (all versions), 32-bit and 64-bit

System Requirements

  • Processor Requirements (minimum):
  • 2.2 GHz Intel P4 or equivalent
  • Microsoft Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 or Windows Vista.
  • Available PCI Express X1 or X16 slot
  • Graphics with 64MB memory (or greater)
  • Sound card

Can I get HD with the Impact-VCB-PCIe through my Cable or Satellite box?

No. The inputs to the Impact-VCB-PCIe are composite or S-Video both of which are analog connections which are stanadard definition.

What type of recordings can I make with the Impact-VCB-PCIe?

Using the WinTV or Hauppauge Capture application recordings will be in a transport stream format(TS)

Note: TS files can be converted to MPEG files using options in the WinTV 7 configuration menu.

Recording profiles

The WinTV application has to convert analog signals to digital in order to record. There are four recording profiles. The following list shows recording file sizes for burning to 4.3Gb DVD:

Best - Approx 1 Hour+
Better - Approx 1 1/2 Hours
Good - Approx 2 Hours
Fair - Approx 3 Hours

What file size will the recorded videos be?

The WinTV application has to convert analog signals to digital in order to record. There are four recording profiles. The following list shows recording file sizes for burning to 4.3Gb DVD:

Best - Approx 1 Hour+
Better - Approx 1 1/2 Hours
Good - Approx 2 Hours
Fair - Approx 3 Hours

Prodinfo: get information on your Hauppauge TV tuner or video Capture cards

Prodinfo.exe is a program you can run which will extract information about the WinTV product you have installed such as model and serial number, MAC address, revision, and features which can be used to identify the exact model of your product. The driver for the device must be installed in order to run Prodinfo.exe

HCWClear: remove the Hauppauge driver and applications from your PC

HCWCLEAR.exe is a program you run to remove all driver and files that were installed with the installation of the WinTV program.