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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 Is it possible that they have only released that update to 32 bit machines so far? Loading... However, a lot of people have had problems getting their guide data updated since the switch in providers. his comment is here

All I have is over air TV. To make it your accessing the MS servers outside of the US as it appears to be a regional block, not sure if that would help or not as have skimmed Reply Gary Cooper September 9, 2015 This seems to be related to the setup file being downloaded from Microsoft for Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center in my case. http://www.msn.com/en-us/tv/tv-listings?tvprovider=76016 Reply Israel August 11, 2015 Does anyone know a working area code for Austin, Texas?

Media Center Guide Not Updating

Now WC should post this on the front page... If you are having this issue as well, please log it to: https://connect.microsoft.com/site1145/Feedback/Details/2452803 3/15/2016 update: I am seeing a thread indicating that this should be fixed either 3/15 or 3/16. Thanks for the "New Life" Microsoft!!

  1. I went ahead and ran through the whole WMC setup, My OTA channels work fine in the guide, however; not so much for the cable channels in the guide.
  2. I can ping the address using http://ipaddress.com/ping/.
  3. We don't yet know what Microsoft is planning as a replacement for Windows 10, but a recent alignment with the Xbox One might be the first clue.
  4. With some debugging I found that the television guide was not updating correctly for my over antenna signals.
  5. Reply Dale July 23, 2015 Interestingly, I live in RI but found that using a nearby MA zipcode pulled in all the channels from Boston and Providence (we live in between

If your system is still resolving to the older guide system (Zap2It) this process will continue to fail regardless of what zip codes you enter. We're obviously in the "not dead" camp. I finally had to retire my WMC. Windows 7 Media Center Guide Not Updating I have been researching this Media Center problem for days and nothing worked until I used the alternate zip code (77056) for Houston.

after an hour i closed it down and tried again.. Windows Media Center Will Not Download Guide I don't watch TV much, but there is one show I have recorded every weekday for years. You will be notified when loading is complete. select "OK" then exit out of the guide to the main Windows Media Center screen and wait for one minute or so for the guide message to appear.

WMC on WIndows 10 working, I can finally move all my machines over to Windows 10 ! Windows Media Center Epg Not Updating I had high hopes. Reply matt July 25, 2015 just tried and no good. Login or register to post comments whoareyou on Sep 28, 2015 It certainly would be interesting for the author to follow up on this article.

Windows Media Center Will Not Download Guide

Is there an explicit step by step instruction page to do a TV setup? By selecting your provider again after the conversion, it should again find all of the channels available to you. Media Center Guide Not Updating Not getting the download failed error but it keeps showing "No data to display" in the guide data for all but a few stations. Windows Media Center Guide End Date Cameron Fuller has put together a workable solution: Workaround for no television guide available in Windows Media Center after July 20th 2015 With the focus now on Xbox One as a

Clearly this is an issue impacting a ton of users. this content There was someone from Cedar Rapids, I must be getting bug eyed, cause I cant find his post. I have also used several zipcodes. The ultimate question Windows Central Podcast 23 First look Alcatel Idol 4S with Windows 10 unboxing and FAQ Team-Collaboration! Wmc Guide No Data Available

Print Listings From Windows Media 10 Player. Reply Francoise July 23, 2015 Wow thanks for this! 78703 works for Austin, TX - I actually live in this zip and it seems I never updated my signal when Do not continue past this step, go back and try another local zip code. weblink It attempted to update but never downloaded.

GUIDE LISTINGS UPDATE COMPLETED. Windows Media Center Guide Data I know enough to be dangerous but I cannot problem solve why I cannot get listings. It may show an 0x0 error and should indicate ready.

Media Center is the only reason I continued to use Windows 7.

I am not going to install any windows updates because like I said it messed up a coouple things in my computer even rolling back to previous system restore didnt go Any recommendations? One of the bigger issues I ran into, if your running a cablecard and have some channels that are DRM'ed. Windows Media Center Won't Update Guide Any ideas?

Try the Dallas one I referenced (75075 I believe it was). Previously for TV shows it showed the season and episode, now that's gone. Reply Tom October 23, 2015 You are right, my guide was working prior to my pc crashing. check over here Keith L.

Reply Logan July 27, 2015 Also a NYer at 10023 and I have done all the steps with no results; still says "Zap2It" Reply Spencer July 28, 2015 Me too, only In the US, our guide data is pulled from Microsoft, that gets it from Zap2it but, now is ROVI.... My work around has fixed the guide on three PC's with different video cards. I have run and re-run Windows Update, but when I come back into WMC and re-run tuner set up, I'm still pulling listings from ZapIt - which don't go beyond 7/26.

Xbox One should have Windows Media Center, although they might need to rename it as Xbox Media Center. Once setup has completed you will need to select "Let me configure my TV signal manually" per the instructions below: In Windows Media Center select the following: Task Settings TV Signal http://kodi.tv/about/ Reply Russell August 3, 2015 I'm testing Media Portal before I take the plunge into Windows 10. Sign in 5 Loading...

And lastly thank you for so being persistent :), others would have surely have given up on trying to get WMC to run Win 10 lol. The Rovi guide seems good to me so far. A subset from that post is listed below for your reference: "As you may have guessed, there are a lot of people reporting issues on the Connect site - so many, Can I have those 3 hours back from last night???

Re-add the media center feature. Spencer Neal Can you please help me with this? Reply Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter

DavidinCT Member Posts 3,167 Posts Global Posts 3,216 Global Posts 09-10-2015,06:14 AM #22 Tested, confirmed working, for In the Providence RI area, 02861 did not work, 02863 worked partially and 02703 (nearby Attleboro,MA) worked perfectly.

It's a massive waste of time to be going through the setup routine and fail and fail and fail. I can play recorded TV from another computer, but I cannot watch live TV. Uninstalling and reinstalling WMC has resulted in the same error, effectively rendering my HTPC useless. Using OTA in Minneapolis 55410.

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