Just downloaded windows 7 Home premium 64-bit version upgrade for my computer vista laptop, windows Media Center does not have internet tv option.
When I open windows media center, it shows only "Recorded TV" and "Live TV Setup" under the heading of TV. How can I configure internet TV for windows media center? Y at - it an upgrade or something that I can download, I went to the site of Windows Media Center and they provide all the information on the issue...
Welcome to the Microsoft Answers Forum!
Here's what you need to configure Internet TV on your computer:
· Have an active Internet connection.
· Complete the installation of Windows Media Center.
· Wait a few minutes for an automatic download complete.
If you do not see these items of menu in a few minutes after the installation, go to:
"" "" Tasks"settings" general "Automatic Download Options" Download now.
After you download updates, these menu items appear in the Windows Media Center Start menu:
1.Guide: a TV program on the Internet and broadcast TV program lists *.
2. Internet TV: an experience of discovery Visual to see shows, movies and videos.
3.promotions: direct links to specific Internet TV, movies and videos.
Here is an article that will give you more information about this:
You can also see the article that will give you a comprehensive tutorial on the installation of the library:
I hope this information helps, please get back to us if you have any questions on this subject.
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Planning to record a program, but sometimes lapsed time up to the point where it does not record. I am running Windows 7 Home. Yes, I checked preferences but which differs only up to 15 minutes max. I have reinstalled twice already. Why please?
(1) did you make any changes before the show?
(2) what is the brand and model of the computer?
Windows Media Center records the first home run HD programs or any which TV tuner installed. However, you may need to follow a few rules.
-If you turn off your computer, Windows Media Center does not have a regular program. The computer must be turned on or "standby mode" to record a television show. The computer will not automatically in standby mode if Windows Media Center is open.
-Make sure that you turn off the screen and lower or turn off the sound if you have one at the request of a record in the middle of the night and don't want to be disturbed.
-Your scheduled recording may not save in the following situation: schedule you a recording in Windows Media Center to start in less than ten minutes, close Windows Media Center and put your computer into standby or hibernation mode immediately. Use or one of the following options to save your record programmed:a. do not close Windows Media Center before you put your computer on standby or hibernation.
b. after having programmed a recording, wait a minute before you put the computer in standby or hibernation.
I would have you refer to the article below:
Why my TV did not show record in Windows Media Center?
Please let us know if that helps.
* Original title: Windows Media Center
Downloaded 10 hated windows he returned to windows 7
Now, windows media Center does not work correctly. Very slow to do anything whatsoever at all, let alone play music
Any suggestions please
Try to uninstall, reboot, reinstall, restart WMC according to the http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/26107/how-to-reinstall-windows-media-player-in-windows-7-to-solve-problems/ article is for WMPlayer but just to check the entry of WMCentre instead.
If that doesn't help, try a SFC/scannow and see if it detects and corrects something - https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/929833
Windows Media Center does not work on both my XP and Vista computer. The two events lastnight
For someone to really help him, it is important to give as much information as possible.
You say "my computer XP and Vista" are this one computer dual boot with XP and Vista, or is - the two computers 'single '?
If it happened "yesterday" did you updated anything or whatever installed?
Having only happened yesterday have you tried a "System Restore" to see if this corrects the problem?
What TV card are you using and have you verified that this works correctly?
If you get not a photo is the antenna in place properly?
Do you get any error messages? More information, you can provide more someone will be able to help John Barnett MVP: Associate Expert Windows XP: Windows Desktop Experience: Web: http://www.winuser.co.uk ; Web: http://xphelpandsupport.mvps.org ; Web: http://vistasupport.mvps.org ;
The cd I burned using windows media center will not play in my car. Says "bad CD". But he does not play in my cd player. I don't understand??
Thanks for your comments. Unfortunately, I had already done what you suggested before asking for help. It darn anyway :-( But thanks again
Just to make sure there is a CD... check Audio (music) the
Directory by going to start / computer or click
the drive the drive letter. File extensions
see you on the CD should be .cda
Could be a total waste of time, but I think I'll try
burn an Audio CD (music) with the following free software
just to see if it might work.
(works on XP, Vista, 7)
CDBurnerXP to make Audio disc
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After you activate Windows Home Server media sharing, I went to my 64 bit Windows 7 machines and tried to launch Windows Media Center. After you run through the configuration of the connector of WMC, reboot, and then clicking Windows Media Center, I get:
"Windows Media Center has stopped working".
He said that it is looking for a solution, but after a few seconds, he goes and does not return.
I never have a chance to fix anything, or even see if it connects or not.
Any ideas?HelloReinstall the WMC and should resolve in most cases.1 open the control panel-> programs and features.2. click on Turn Windows features on or off in the left pane.3 expand the multimedia functionality, turn off Windows Media Center. Click Yes to continue, and then click OK to exit. Then restart.4. open features Turn Windows turn on or off again. Functionality in Windows Media Center. Restart the computer.5. launch Windows Media Center, initialize the program.$C
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I have Windows 7 Premium 32 bit running on my system. I use to be able to use the Internet TV feature in Windows Media Center, but it has stopped working. A few weeks ago, I had to reset to a previous system config and then tried to watch today. Had to re - download the file and then received the window that says:
"This is a problem during the installation. Please try again later. »
I did and he gave me the same thing. I followed the advice of post http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en/w7itpromedia/thread/bd80b0c7-7580-411c-b9fd-efacc61aa619 but that didn't work. Other thoughts?
KenIt was probably me. If your "main" account is having issues, but the news isNo, then the main account may be damaged. You should seeSunday, October 10, 2010 19:18:30 + 0000, Kenneth G. says:> Last day before too, I checked a few other posts and found one saying to create a new account with administrative privileges, so I did, set up Windows Media Center and installed Internet television and has worked very well on it, but still can't make it work on my account (which is the main one with administrator privileges).
I could not the skyplayer appears, and now I'm trying to get a video MSN to work but alas... No...
Go into settings and download of updates does nothing.
I went in the TV section and downloaded the settings of 5 MB, but it says the guide is not available and the icons are always for shows in the United States.
I remember when I tried to get the skyplayer to work, I got as far as the discovery that this Media Center wouldn't recognize my location.
There is some information herein, that will be helpful in your case is another question?
Internet TV does not appear as an option in Windows Media Center
Can't get internet tv
Cannot acess internet tv through windows Media Center 7
Try your luck here too.
all my photos are in JPEG format, I download my photos on several websites and on my Windows live.com page, I also see with Windows Live Photo Gallery, I use Adobe Photoshop 7 to edit and save my pictures in .jpeg format, I can visualize in Picasa, PhotoStudio, ZoomBrowers EX etc.. I can spend my photos to one of my other computers and my pictures by e-mail, and they can be consulted. I open one of my photos in Photoshop and saved in a folder on my desktop in .jpeg and .bmp and it does not display. I sort my folder in date and make sure that hidden files is checked. I know I'm missing something, but still nothing.
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How long have you had this problem?
All files compatible photo in your library in Windows will appear in Media Center, including whatever it is stored in the folder my pictures or public photo. If you store images somewhere else, like an external hard drive, you can add them to the Media Center as well. To learn how, see Add files to media in Windows Media Center.
The following is a list of reasons why an image will not display in Media Center, as well as suggestions for correcting the problem.
The picture file type is not supported in Media Center. For example, some digital camera photos are saved in the RAW file format, which is not supported in Media Center. If you have a photo editing software, try to open the picture in that program, and then resaving in a file type that is supported (for example, JPEG). To see what types of files are supported in Media Center, see file types supported by Windows Media Center.
The file is corrupted. If this is the case, try to open the image in another photo editing program, and then save it back into a different file type. For more information on the damaged files, see the files corrupted: frequently asked questions.
The file is hidden. You can view a hidden file by changing its properties in Windows. For more information, see Show hidden files.
Please see the article for more details below:
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I have just Setup Remote Desktop on my local server and connected my laptop... whew that was a task in itself!
Server - Windows 7 Ultimate w/Media Center installed
Laptop - Windows 8 Pro w/Media Center installed
I am able to run the Windows Media PLAYER on the remote desktop, and it seems to work fine after that I added the libraries to it.
When I run Windows Media CENTER I get a message that "Windows Media Center has stopped working... Windows is checking for a solution to the problem. "The message goes away and that's it.
Anyone got any ideas on how I can get the WMC to operate on remote desktop?
Not very well why this would be considered as a matter of "ITPro.
It's probably debatable that MS really intended for MC to be used via RDP, I'm not sure they believed that the feature has been used very well at all judging by what they were doing in Windows 8
However, there are two possibilities on the cause of this. An update of the RDP client can be the culprit, but it is not always a good idea to block any update.
You can also the following reg key
added needs of the user group have included in its read access permissions. You can also use the run as Administrator option when you start Media Center.
I can't get windows media center to work
Try this troubleshooting:
Detects only 2.1, 11.1, 13.1 ect willnot detect 2.3, 13.2, 14.4 etc..HelloI suggest to add the missing digital TV station, to do this, follow these steps:In windows media Centera. on the start screen, access tasks, click settings, click TV, click Guide, and then strings missing Add.b. click Add a digital TV channel.c. type the name of the missing channel, and then click Next.d. Enter the number of the missing channel, and then click Next.e. If you are prompted, type the physical number of the missing channel, and then click Add.f. click done.See the link below for more informationSet up the Guide listings for use in Windows Media Center
http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows-Vista/set-up-Guide-listings-for-use-in-Windows-Media-CenterInformation with dubbing
TV signals that are supported by Windows Media Center: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/TV-signals-that-are-supported-by-Windows-Media-Center
Set up a TV signal in Windows Media Center: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/Set-up-a-TV-signal-in-Windows-Media-Center
TV on your computer: understanding and TV tuners TV signals: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-vista/TV-on-your-computer-Understanding-TV-signals-and-TV-tunersAziz Nadeem - Microsoft Support
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on my computer windows media playeer stopped playing all internet which have been transferred and it set as my default media player
Do Safe Mode system restore, if it is impossible to do in Normal Mode.
Try typing F8 at startup and in the list of Boot selections, select Mode safe using ARROW top to go there > and then press ENTER.
Try a restore of the system once, to choose a Restore Point prior to your problem...
Click Start > programs > Accessories > system tools > system restore > choose another time > next > etc.
Read the above for a very good graph shows how backward more than 5 days in the System Restore Points by checking the correct box.
If the above does not solve it:
Manage your pictures and videos: play, burn, import and more with Media Player or other programs.
They will help you when repost you your question in the Forum above.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
I get some data to Guide through 10/11, but most of the end of the 6/10 HD channels.
Location - Richmond WILL
Provider - Comcast
It seems that the previous running thread, we had has been locked.
I hope that Barb and other will follow this one.
Someone has already created a Connect ticket.
If you encounter the same problem, 1) please vote only it upward and 2) let them know that you can reproduce it.
I hope Microsoft can divert some attention from the wonderful product Media Center!I look at. NOW, it shows that blocked for me, but has no sooner.> Maybe I'm missing something
After my reading a previous post, I tried manually configuring in antenna / analog and all I get is static. It seems that I am unable to go back and try again.How you set up Uverse to 720 Lenovo? I ran it through HDMI but want to run via the Media Center.
Thank you for the question to Microsoft Community. I'll give my best to help you.
What is the accurate and complete error message you get?
I suggest you try the following steps:
a. open Windows Media Center.
b. click 'Continue' on the Media Center configuration page, then choose "Custom".
c. Select "System requirements" and Windows Media Center will check your connection network and U-Verse. Click on 'Next' to continue the installation and access to optional "Installation."
d. Select "Set Up My media centers" on the optional configuration screen. Click "next".
e. add multimedia files to Windows Media Center. Select one or all the following folder options: music, photos, videos, recorded TV or movies, and then click "next".
f. Select "Add files to library" and click "next". Choose the folders you want to add to Windows Media Center. Click "Finish" when you are finished adding content.
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