Support: WinTV-HVR-1700

Latest WinTV v8 application

Note: to use the WinTV-HVR-1700 with the Windows Media Center application, click the Manuals tab above.

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

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

Windows driver

The WinTV-HVR-1700 Windows driver can be used with all versions of Windows Media Center and other third party TV applications

Download WinTV-HVR-1700 driver version 31310

Name: WinTV-HVR-1700_Driver_1_51_31310.exe
Size: 6.4 MB
Updated: 1/5/2015

To install the latest Windows driver only:

Leave your WinTV-HVR plugged into your PC. Follow the following steps:

  • Download the WinTV-HVR-1700 Windows driver above.
  • Double click the downloaded driver. This will install the WinTV-HVR-1700 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.

Add-ons for the WinTV-HVR-1700

WinTV Digital Signal Strength Indicator

Signal Strength Indicator version 32308

The WinTV Digital Signal Strength indicator displays information about the quality of the digital TV channel you are watching. This application is used with the WinTV v6 and WinTV v7 applications.

Click here for instructions on using this application.

WinTV-HVR-1700 Manuals and documentation

Windows Media Center: Setting up an analogue terrestrial signal.

Windows Media Center: Setting up a digital freeview signal.

Windows Media Center: Setting up a Sky satellite set top box (Note: Windows Media Center Remote Control and IR receiver/blaster needed).


Still having problems with your product?

  • Update the drivers for your graphics card and sound card from their respective manufacturers websites (a list of the common manufacturers shown below)

    Graphics Cards Sound Cards
    Nvidia (GeForce) www.nvidia.com CreativeLabs (SoundBlaster) www.creativelabs.com
    ATI (Radeon) www.ati.com Realtek (AC'97/HD Audio) www.realtek.com.tw

  • Download all the latest updates from Microsoft for your operating system here

If you have tried all of the above then you can contact our support team here: