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Where do I find it and what do I change it to? At least until they change it again . . . My guide no longer shows the programs for any of the digital channels (I have time warner "analog" cable, but get some basic digital channels). Reply David Jones July 26, 2015 Charleston SC ZIP 29407 Works. his comment is here

Reply kurt July 24, 2015 What zip code works for the phoenix area? Reply Cameron Fuller July 26, 2015 DNS change - correct. Reply Rob July 23, 2015 Thanks for this post! I tried my original Zip Code, 02446 and it stills fails.

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Just need to wait for two weeks and see. Your method worked. I had success with this workaround on three different PC's with three different video cards. My machine is 64 bit, could that be part of my problem?

  1. Reply Evan August 25, 2015 97005 worked for me for Portland area.
  2. Robert Slack August 1, 2015 This is not just a issue with the EPG loading, many
  3. Click Administrative tools in the search results.
  4. I began deleting my recordings from the files library instead of clicking delete while in the media center.
  5. select "OK", select "guide" and your TV channels should be populated into the guide.
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  7. Dale July 25, 2015 The link below is the only solution I found until the issue gets addressed.
  8. Alas, didn't work out for me.
  9. Not saying this is a fix but let me know if anyone else has the same success.
  10. Click Apply, and then click OK on the Services message.g.

After completing the setup the guide listings message indicating a successful update appeared a few minutes later. Reply Ray October 24, 2015 Working zip code for NE Iowa is 50614. Once the guide data is loaded I put them back on the router. Kb981129 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.

Reply Dale July 25, 2015 Ok, I had to prove this to myself. As a note you should know that the tutorial for Windows 8 Media center will not solve any possible hardware issues you might have with your PC, laptop or tablet. And a successfully populated guide is the final step in validating that the new guide is now functioning correctly. Video decoder is used by another program in Windows 8: You will have to close all the other programs using your video decoder.

This conversion appears to have been the cause of having no television guide information available in Windows Media Center after July 20th 2015 for several zip codes (at least). Hdhomerun Prime Windows Media Center Tuner Not Found I'm 60 - 90 away from OTA stations I pull in. Follow the instructions on the download page to download and install any available updates that correspond to tuners. Still no joy in Houston.

Viewing Or Listening Conflict No Tuner Available

The tasks for Media Center are also shown on the second graphic in the blog post. [Edited to provide more information per Deb's request] Reply Deb July 26, 2015 I am I can pull 2 more from a different direction - same distances. Media Center No Tuner Available To Satisfy The Current Request I don't watch TV much, but there is one show I have recorded every weekday for years. Windows Media Center Tuner Not Found The user can recover a corrupted Guide data store back to the last known good state by running a Windows Media Center task from Task Scheduler. 1.Close Windows Media Center. 2.Open

Use Hardware Diagnostic Tools to Test for Hardware Problems and service the computer. this content The only way to get those channels to download guide listing was to enter MA zip codes which then got rid of all my CT guide listing. Removing the feature and adding it back was all it took. Daily, we are gathering all the issues reported, collating them by issue type, and following up on them as a group. Windows Media Center Says No Tuner Available

Reply Greg July 23, 2015 Did you lose all your recording setups when you "removed the windows media center" feature? In fact no "verified" zip codes on any forum I've found are working for me. I look at the installed updates though, and I see nothing about Rovi or media center in the last 3 weeks in the history. weblink I hate how Microsoft does stuff like this and provides no outreach to customers.

My DNS server is set to google, did complete ipconfig/dnsflush, ran windows update several times. Windows 7 Media Center Update I record quite a few movies, and those which I haven't already seen are largely chosen based on guide ratings and reviews. I'm no expert on this, I just trawled the net and found the following:http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?cc=uk&lc=en&docname=c01896780Don't know if that will help at all.Sometimes windows updates are a pain....Good luck.

Is there any way to manually install the Rovi update.

Thankfully there are bloggers like you who figured out the fix. I took my machines and bypassed my router. And again the picture just looks really grainy compared to WMC. The Tv Signal Cannot Be Configured Because A Tv Tuner Was Not Detected Exactly my problem and exactly my solution.

Recently I found that no programs were scheduled for recording on my Media PC. I tried scanning for more channels -- and 20 were found which all looked to be digital (ending in DT). If your DNS is working why change it to Google DNS? http://powerglobaldesigns.com/media-center/windows-media-centre-guide-not-working.html Simply Say "Xbox off" and your TV, Stereo and Xbox all shut off at once…got to love that!

What I wanted to record from here forward was lost so I had to rebuild that. That finally worked but the Data is all wrong for my area. For some reason, that zip code didn't work for my Windows 7 computer, but 77056 did work. Reply Dan July 23, 2015 Simon - thanks for this very helpful step by step guide.

So do what I did and you should be ok but updating windows if you do make sure the media center is working each time.