iOS 11 is now available, and it has many HomeKit advancements. In this post we’ll explain how you, as an Eve user, may benefit from the many enhancements.

Live smarter by knowing more about the place you care about most. With Eve, see your home at a glance, right on your iPhone and iPad. Apple HomeKit compatible.

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Auf der Entwicklerkonferenz WWDC im Juni dieses Jahres zeigte Apple, wohin der Weg bei HomeKit diesen Herbst gehen wird, wenn iOS 11 erscheint. Wir sagen, wie Eve-Anwender von den zahlreichen Verbesserungen der Plattform profitieren.

Le blog Elgato (en anglais et allemand) contient des informations pertinentes sur nos accessoires compatibles HomeKit, comment les intégrer avec des applications tierces et bien sûr sur les app Eve d'Elgato et Maison d'Apple. Des contributions claires et illustrées de type atelier expliquent les fonctionnalités des produits Eve et donnent des astuces pour améliorer votre maison connectée. Envoyez directement vos suggestions et questions à Elgato grâce aux commentaires.

Introducing Elgato 4K60 Pro. With 4K60 Pro, capture your gameplay in immaculate 4K resolution at 60 frames per second.

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MacOS 10.14 Mojave has a new security feature that blocks Hotkeys and Text actions in Stream Deck, unless a whitelist is activated.

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The Windows 10 Spring Update introduced new privacy settings that may interfere with certain capture cards.

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Der Nvidia Treiber 416.16 vom Oktober 2018 kann bei der Aufnahme oder beim Streaming Probleme bereiten - Teste unsere Elgato Beta Software zum lösen des Problems.


Das Windows 10 April Update bringt neue Sicherheits-Einstellungen mit sich, dass bei verschiedenen Capture Geräten Probleme bereiten kann.


Check out the newly released Elgato Thunderbolt 3 Pro Dock. High-performance connectivity

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Important information about Elgato Thunderbolt™ 3 Dock and dual monitor/display support.

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Digitize video from a VCR, camcorder and other analog video sources for playback on your Mac, PC and iPad. Transfer video to your Mac or PC from a VCR, DVR, camcorder, or any other analog video device as a high quality H.264 file. Elgato Video Capture's easy-to-use software assists you through every step, from connecting an analog video device to capturing video and choosing how you will watch and share it.

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"Device could not be initialized. Please verify software and driver installation" message can be solved via the steps in this article.

Windows 10 April 2018 Update Fix

Important information about EyeTV's transfer of ownership to Geniatech.

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Video Capture

  • Jul 01, 2014

    What video formats can Elgato Video Capture create?

    Elgato Video Capture records to either H.264, or MPEG-4 video at a resolution of 640x480 with AAC audio. These video files are suitable for playback on video-capable iPod, iPhones, and Apple TV as well as importing to iMovie '09 without the need to re-encode. By default, Elgato Video Capture selects a video format based on the speed of your Mac. H...

  • Jul 01, 2014

    Where are my converted videos from Elgato Video Capture stored?

    The Elgato Video Capture software saves the captured movie to the Movies folder. The default save location can also be changed in the Elgato Video Capture Preferences. After the video has been saved, you can select whether to play your video in QuickTime, add it to iTunes, edit it with iMovie or upload it to YouTube. If the video is added to iTun...

  • Feb 03, 2015

    What video sources can Elgato Video Capture use?

    Elgato Video Capture can record from a VCR, DVR, set-top box, camcorder, or a variety of other analog video source with composite, or S-Video output. In Europe, the Elgato Video Capture ships with a SCART adapter for capturing video from devices with a SCART output port. Supported input video formats include NTSC, SECAM, PAL, and PAL/60.

  • Oct 15, 2014

    Windows: Bad video quality with NTSC tapes played on European VCRs or camcorders (PAL/SECAM)

    The first European VCRs and camcorders could originally only play tapes recorded in European TV standards, i.e. PAL and/or SECAM. Later, new VCRs and camcorders able to play North-American tapes in NTSC standard came on the European market. In order to play these tapes, these VCRs and camcorders do in fact convert the NTSC source into PAL60 format ...

  • Jul 01, 2014

    Can Elgato Video Capture send video to QuickTime Player?

    Once you have finished recording with the Video Capture, and have completed any trimming of the video, you can choose to open your video immediately with QuickTime Player. Click on the "Play with QuickTime Player" button and QuickTime Player will launch and open your recorded video in a new window.

  • Jul 01, 2014

    What audio sources can Elgato Video Capture use?

    Elgato Video Capture can record from any analog audio source (RCA or SCART output). If you are recording an audio source with no video, Elgato Video Capture will still create a video file with a blank video track. This track can then be removed using programs such as QuickTime Pro. Recording audio without video is not officially supported.

  • Jul 01, 2014

    How much space will video recorded with the Elgato Video Capture require?

    Here are some examples of the space requirements for certain lengths of video recorded with the Elgato Video Capture. The length of time will depend on the file format selected in the Elgato Video Capture preferences. If set to Automatic, the EVC software will choose the appropriate export format based on the speed of your Mac. Fast machines will b...

  • Jul 01, 2014

    USB 2.0 devices may have problems connecting to Mac USB 3.0 ports

    Recently released Macs have USB 3.0 ports, that can also work with USB 2.0 peripherals. Elgato Game Capture HD, and other hardware from Elgato, are USB 2.0 devices. In rare cases, USB 2.0 devices may have problems connecting to USB 3.0 ports on Macs.  For example, Elgato Game Capture HD might show up in the System Information application under ...

  • Jul 01, 2014

    Can Elgato Video Capture send video to iTunes?

    Once you have finished recording with the Video Capture, and have completed any trimming of the video, you can choose to send your video to iTunes. Click on the "Add to iTunes" button and your movie will be copied to the iTunes Library under Movies.

  • Jul 01, 2014

    Elgato Video Capture 1.1.2 is now available

    Installation Elgato Video Capture 1.1.2 is now available. Open the software, and choose Check For Updates from the Elgato Video Capture menu, for immediate download. What's new in Elgato Video Capture 1.1.2?     •    Support for Gatekeeper     •    Improved support for YouTube System Requirements Elgato Video Capture 1.1.2 will work o...