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Microsoft really dropped the ball. Reply boxcar July 26, 2015 Houston texas 77016 works Reply Bert July 26, 2015 Thank you so much for this great tutorial. Reply Michael Hughes July 25, 2015 Hey Cameron … Thanks for the solution … It worked great !! I should be able to access recorded programs on both machines as they're on the same homegroup. http://tippsundtricks200.com/media-center/media-center-guide-only-downloading-partial-list-of-channels.html

I commented those out and tried again after rebooting with no success. It reminded me of the good ol' days when you wrapped foil on your TV antenna. Cameron blogs about infrastructure topics including SCOM, the Cloud, virtualization and consulting. It would've been better to change Xbox One console to Zap2It. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/14164/windows-media-center-troubleshoot-guide-downloading-problems

Windows Media Center Won't Update Guide

I cannot get any of the guide to update and don't know what to do. Reply Deb July 26, 2015 where is WC Recovery Task? DigitalMediaZone 9,081 views 5:04 Beating Comcast and Cable Fees with the HD HomeRun Prime - Windows Media Center, and Xbox 360 - Duration: 5:34. Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?

I have tried removing reinstalling media center, re-running setup with a dozen different zips, tried running that update from task manager, tried changing to a different provider and back and I I found an existing discussion on this topic at https://connect.microsoft.com/site1145/Feedback/Details/1573972. It goes through to 99% downloading, sticks at that for a around 20 seconds, then completes, but can't see the download ?... 09-10-2015 07:05 AM Like 0 84 123 ... Msn Tv Guide Listings From discussions on this thread and recommendations from ewtaylo1 (huge thanks!) I was able to put together a workaround which works for my system and from feedback I've received in twitter

None of the other methods listed in this article has worked for me with an OTA setup to populate channels into my WMC guide. About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Test new features Loading... The task name is "MediaCenterRecoveryTask". Reply Bob Headrick July 24, 2015 It is true that Windows 10 will disable Media Center.

Changing the zip from 80301 to 80308 (for Boulder CO) caused the guide to change from Zap2it to Rovi and that brought my listings back. Windows Media Center Epg Follow Us!Sponsor DMZ TagsAndroid Apple Blu-ray CableCARD CES 2012 Ceton college football DVD Entertainment 2.0 HD HD Racer HD Sportsman HDTV HomeKit HTPC Insteon iPhone Microsoft movies NBA Nest Netflix NHL From this article (http://www.thedigitalmediazone.com/2015/07/08/microsoft-breathes-new-life-into-media-center-guide/) we can see that Electronic Program Guide (EPG) data was converted from Zap2It to Rovi. I have tried a lot of other things as forums recommended, but nothing works.

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Everything is back up and running. http://www.thegreenbutton.tv/forums/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=7057 I attempt to ping data.tvdownload.microsoft.com but I keep getting Request timed out. Windows Media Center Won't Update Guide I don't know if this is related, but when I run through the WMC setup, the speaker setup doesn't work. Windows Media Center Guide End Date I got the error message: Download Failure:"The new TV data could not be downloaded.

I was able to re-run and re-set WMC without needing to remove WMC by way of de-selecting it in the Windows Features and re-booting the system. this contact form Reply Ray October 24, 2015 Working zip code for NE Iowa is 50614. Reply w July 26, 2015 75165 Waxahachie, S of D/FW, finally successfully switched to Rovi JUST before the Guide ran out 22.07.15; but was initially short a few channels… it continued It's August 6th now. Rovi Media Center Guide

Any recommendations? Reply WyldWolf July 24, 2015 I'm sorry but this entire friggin blog and the upshot here is one thing - REMOVING WMC using programs and features - period. Fonzo Hiller So glad I found this article. have a peek here I believe Microsoft is working on a fix.

Reply Mike July 25, 2015 If anyone from Microsoft is reading this… perhaps you can help us out here? Rovi Guide Listings If anyone has suggestions it is much appreciated. Up next Windows Media Center TV Guide for TV Tuners 11/23/2016 - Duration: 5:46.

I figured if it was a problem with one system then its likely the system but if it was a problem with both then its likely a problem on the guide

They fixed Los Angeles OTA 7, 9, 11, and 13 in 2 days. Microsoft is working to fix this issue. However, a lot of people have had problems getting their guide data updated since the switch in providers. Windows Media Center Update Log Any way to "combine" guide data?

Rovi was intended for XBox not PC's. RanDen Found a way around the guide not populating issue in Windows 7. I'm back up and running Reply Spencer July 28, 2015 I am in Buffalo, NY on Verizon FiOs, Zip 14221. Check This Out Reply Spencer July 29, 2015 I tried your zipcode and that failed miserbaly.