Windows Media Center Gets error: invalid Application - cannot start

Windows Media Center (of the month last Vista 32-Bit)

I have problems to make internet TV, news and Netflix to connect to the internet when you use Windows Media Center.  They are all under the TV + movies option during the WMC.  I get an error saying [invalid Application - cannot start "" ""].  Not sure if this is because the internet connection that I use is not one that has a user name or password.  Not know how to configure it for this version of Windows.  I don't get this problem when you use Windows Media Center in Windows 7.

At the opening of Windows Media Center I get the following message: INVALID APPLICATION; "Unable to launch SymAddin; and a checkbox to disable this Application (I have not checked the box).
http://social.answers.Microsoft.com/forums/en/vistapictures/thread/ea536e68-5903-444C-8d10-6bd9fa936dc9

"Invalid application-unable to launch" Windows Media Center - MSNBC.com
http://social.answers.Microsoft.com/forums/en/vistaprograms/thread/18c69d9b-e93d-4350-A17C-15ef9ae7d76f

"Has anyone, using windows vista ultimate media center, was a 'failed to launch'"demand invalid." »
http://Askville.Amazon.com/Windows-Vista-Ultimate-Media-Center-unable-launch-invalid-application/AnswerViewer.do?RequestId=2894719

I guess that set up WMC is identical in both Vista and Windows 7?
http://www.Microsoft.com/Australia/Windows/Windows-Media-Center/

Your firewall is blocking access to the WMC?

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