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Otherwise I'd recommend you upgrade to the latest OS that your computer will support. All the best, netfred p.s. Not the quickest or easiest solution but almost nothing works on XP sp2 at this point. Need that app for my tv tuner. have a peek here

I can just give up one of the mce key, like I am going to use it on my own computer. #13 Xellos2099, May 22, 2013 Bubbaleone Golden Member Joined: I'd suggest posting a question on the forums at http://www.thegreenbutton.tv/…/viewforum.php to see if someone there has any workarounds for you to try. Deleting this file (located under UsersAll UsersMicrosofteHomeRecording) fixed the issue, though note that this will also clear your scheduled recordings (I had a backup Recordings.xml file to replace the corrupted one). Reply Zamar says: February 25, 2011 at 8:04 am Just wanted to clarify that both Media Center and Media Player (in my experience) should be disabled and re-enabled. https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/how-to-repair-windows-xp-mce-without-reformatting.2320781/

I have physically uninstalled and reinstalled all of my tuners and drivers, and still media center is unable to find them. I chose No. Reply nsbalt says: April 14, 2007 at 11:22 pm Having the same issue as n4cer, but with MCE vista. The fix for him was to change the MCE services group to Local System from Network Services.

Maybe the problem is related to mpeg2 encoders? Reply [email protected] says: September 14, 2014 at 7:56 am On a fresh installation of Windows 7 Pro X 64 I find that when I try to set up WMC I get You truly saved me a day of grief! It can only wipe volume C:\ then restore the original HP factory image.Click to expand...

I also, have never intentionally gone to this site. I assume that I will need to use technet key for it. Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Windows Media Center also appears in the Media Features category of the Windows Features control panel (optionalfeatures.exe) on Windows 7, so it might help to remove it and re-add it from

Start Recovery Console by pressing the R key as seen on the screen in section (1) below. (1) Insert the Windows XP CD, then boot your computer and "Press any key I'd suggest posting a question on the forums at experts.windows.com/…/default.aspx and hopefully someone there will be able to provide some suggestions for you to try. I then replaced the drive and reinstalled windows from the factory image and used the machine as a backup pc until I gave it away last year.Click to expand... If you can check there, it might help narrow down the root cause of this issue.

Reply deepcoveruk says: October 24, 2007 at 3:36 pm Hello, I found this page when Vista Media Center started crashing anytime I tried to watch live TV. Is the data completely toast?Click to expand... Anyway, I hope you leave my comment up here because it will likely be helpful to someone at sometime. Reply Aaron Stebner says: August 21, 2012 at 7:03 am Hi Kathygo - I haven't run into this particular issue in the past, so I'm not sure what you will need

patmac replied Mar 18, 2017 at 12:35 AM Replacement For Failed Laptop... http://midsolutions.org/windows-media/repair-windows-media-center.html This is what we need to know to help you make the disk you need and it is going to be done legally so if this is a hacked version of I tried to follow your points on top, but I had to do it in this way to get it to work (non-english version of vista) 1 search for cmd 2 If you want to try to repair the registry keys/values that are a part of Windows Vista and Windows 7 Media Center, you will need to run Windows setup again and

Also is there a way for me to fuse the 2 cd as 1 dvd?Click to expand... snowbal, Mar 9, 2017, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 9 Views: 262 flavallee Mar 14, 2017 at 10:51 AM Thread Status: Not open for further replies. http://www.pcworld.com/article/id,1...,1/article.html http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,1759,1747010,00.asp I hope someone can provide more assistance. Check This Out I think you'd want the actually XP MCE disc, not the Customer Support disc (thats likely for OEM's - I've never tried one though).

I'd highly suggest using the Recovery Console to repair the MBR before assuming the disk is toast, and this Microsoft KB article explains how: Description of the Windows XP Recovery Console Not sure what to use. Although there is no recordings.xml file for me to delete.

I am able to choose a digital cable company and can watch live digital tv but when I record the recordings have audio errors where I only get 1 channel of

Good luck! 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Go To Topic Listing Windows XP Popular Contributors Week Month Year All Time 1 BrianTucker 1 2 MdosSa I am sure there are people out there trying to get ride of these. #11 Ketchup, May 22, 2013 Raincity Diamond Member Joined: Feb 17, 2000 Messages: 4,418 Likes Received: After the Windows XP Setup is finished loading you should see the following screen, and then press the Enter key: (2) The next screen is the Windows XP EULA. Advertisement Recent Posts How do I update my bios?

Reply Byronincoosbay says: January 26, 2011 at 5:31 pm Hi, about a week ago I started having a problem with Windows Media Center on my Windows Vista pc. Freeman Thursday, July 19, 2012 6:46 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. Since then, whenever I reboot, Media Center forgets my tv setup and I have to redo it all again. http://midsolutions.org/windows-media/windows-media-center-2005-composite-input-setup.html Click on the Start menu, type optionalfeatures.exe and press Enter to launch the Windows Features control panel In the Windows Features control panel, expand the item named Media Features Uncheck the

All rights reserved.Newsletter|Contact Us|Privacy Statement|Terms of Use|Trademarks|Site Feedback Jump to content Windows XP Existing user? Media Center uses locations under the Public folder for some of its storage, and it requires special ACLs so that its services can access those folders. If one is technically inclined; the XP Pro SP2 ISO contents can be extracted to a folder, modified with the correct files, and then recompiled as a new XP MCE ISO. Windows doesn’t allow Internet connection.

Reply [email protected] says: October 26, 2011 at 1:32 pm Hi i am having a problem with WMC i i have been using it for quite a while now never had any I don't know of a way to re-install it other than to re-install Windows Vista (same as for the core Media Center features themselves). However, she have a bunch of old program on her computer like wordperfect and quattro pro, which she no longer have the disk to. No, create an account now.

The repair option worked and then I was able to backup the previous owners photos and create a set of restore discs.. Once I deleted the Recordings.xml file per n4cer's post and renamed one of the backups, everything worked fine. I believe the problem started after installing AVS video tools. This got me curious so I did some checking and discovered that Technet XP MCE CD1 is Windows XP Pro with SP2 that contains a few files that differ from a

What is the make and model of your computer? No, and the Windows I installed was SP2. Start button --> RUN and type in: %SystemDrive%\windowsupdateagent30-x86.exe /WUFORCE --> Click OK. (If asked, select "Run".) --> Click on NEXT --> Select "I agree" and click on NEXT --> When it Thankfully, n4cer's post from 03/07 solved my problem.

Having procedures and techniques (that were unknown to me) confirmed by my peers, is one of the main reasons I'm a member of these forums. . #25 Bubbaleone, May 26, I'll update the blog post to suggest disabling and re-enabling Windows Media Player too. Sign In Sign Up Articles Browse Back Browse Forums Chat Staff Online Users Activity Back Activity All Activity My Activity Streams Unread Content Content I Started Search Leaderboard Downloads I suspect that piracy is not involved, but I am not an attorney.

Another thing, I noticed that on technet that windows mce is 2 cd.