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But now after trying various zip areas the resulting stations are either Dayton OR Cincinnati but not both. All I've found through Microsoft's support pages is old and will not install on Windows 10. If you have a zip code which you found which works please post it here. by RodBarnes » Fri Dec 09, 2016 1:40 am 12 Replies 722 Views Last post by RodBarnes Wed Dec 21, 2016 7:03 pm H.264 woes by someperson » Sun Nov 20, have a peek here

About The Author Cameron Fuller Cameron is an author, speaker, Microsoft MVP (Cloud and Datacenter Management), principal consultant and Corporate Practice Lead for Catapult Systems. Still scratching my head on that one! For now I will record on the other two machines and watch from the living room. Two of the video cards had two tuners (digital and analog).

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For more details see : How To Reinstall Windows Media Center In Windows 7 (although it misses out on step 3). In the Providence RI area, 02861 did not work, 02863 worked partially and 02703 (nearby Attleboro,MA) worked perfectly. Also I glad for the hack even if we get no guide data as I usually browse across the network at home and play recorded TV from the desktop wile at So anyway long story short- I borrowed my neighbor's wifi to get a local ip- (turns out metro pcs server is in California which is probably why nothing locally was working

My guess is that when the conversion from zap2it to Rovi was performed Rovi did not take the video card for pc's into consideration. Again excellent article and thanks for the warning about windows 10. We've shown you how to build one for less than $500, and another for around $200, but you can go even lower than that if you wish. How I Built Windows Media Center Won't Update Guide You will need to go through the entire "Setup TV Signal" process in (WMC) order for my work around to load the guide (10 minutes or so).

Did something happen recently in terms of MS or local guide listing support for the system? Wmc Guide No Data Available after an hour i closed it down and tried again.. This is not the case. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/14164/windows-media-center-troubleshoot-guide-downloading-problems Reply Dave July 25, 2015 I am on wifi only and tried removing and readding, but still not getting an updated guide past 7PM central time here in St Louis,MO.

I tried scanning for more channels -- and 20 were found which all looked to be digital (ending in DT). Windows Media Center Guide Download Error So the absence of said ratings poses a tangible problem. Reply Larry Malkowski October 5, 2015 A, B, and C from the 7/30/2015 update worked for me with a ZIP of 73013 for Oklahoma City/Edmond…Thanks! Windows Central Best of 2016 Awards Honey I shrunk the computer Best PC Compute Sticks microSD to the rescue How to expand your Surface Book's storage the cheap and easy way

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July 23, 2015 Thanks. find this I hope that I will not need to perform this process again when my guide requires another update. Windows Media Center Guide No Data Available Again this is a work in progress. Msn Tv Guide Listings Big companies playing "Hot Potato" I guess!

I am about to clear the whole system and start over but I am hoping there is one more thing that someone tried but has not yet mentioned. http://liveterrain.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-not-working-with-dvd.php Reply packercd July 25, 2015 I live near Orlando,FL. Reply Cameron Fuller July 25, 2015 For the people on this thread who are having problems with analog signals, wifi only or need to be able to get programming from I installed all the updates and optional updates, reset the DNS server, uninstalled and reinstalled MC, deleted the eHome folder, updated the host file to add entries for data.tvdownload.microsoft.com Windows Media Center Guide End Date

The problem is, the people who were involved with this "hack" are from over seas and over the "pond" they pull guide data from their provider, NOT from Microsoft like people For a long time, XBMC wouldn't download art, plot data, or cast information. Hope this helps somebody. http://liveterrain.com/windows-media/windows-media-player-9.php If you want to keep up with everything and issues, it's here, (you need to register)[DISCUSSION] Patch WMC to run on Windows 10 final & possible alternatives Reply Share Share this

How powerful would the church become if demons regularly visited Earth What does "birational equivalence" mean in a cryptographic context? Downloadable Tv Program Guide Listings Are Not Available Due To Previous Download Failures When I go to the About Guide page in MC, it still says "Powered by Zap2it". Yükleniyor...

Thanks for mentioning how you worked around it with the google public DNS entries as that may help others running into similar situations.

One of the bigger issues I ran into, if your running a cablecard and have some channels that are DRM'ed. Windows Central Forums All News Stories Phone News Surface News Windows News Xbox News MSFT News Apps Games Reviews Virtual Reality Help & How To Question & Answer Contests Shop Accessories I can add the missing channels by doing a manual scan or manually adding them but I get no EPG data for them. Windows Media Center Update Log Thus not sure if that has been tried or not.

For example, is the XB1 guide data working correctly for users? My zip 32835 didn't work. 32836 works. Found your blog post when started searching after realizing my EPG went south today. this contact form Reply Glendale Thanks July 25, 2015 85282 is a Phoenix zip code but it worked for me here in Glendale, AZ Reply Ben July 29, 2015 85282 did not work for

And I feel like there isn't much on the market other than WMC in terms of user-friendliness anyway if not features. Still no joy in Houston. I don't remember the exact error, but it is something indicating that the proper codecs for video playback is missing. All of use have had this EPG no data issue which means I have 5 machines to basically play with.

Do I need knowledge of American culture and history to enjoy Forrest Gump? So in either case of 1 or more tuners on your video card you must go through the process above for your card to be recognized by the Rovi software in There was someone from Cedar Rapids, I must be getting bug eyed, cause I cant find his post. Reply Cameron Fuller July 26, 2015 Glad to hear, thank you Matt!

It's odd that after 7 years the guide for my local zip code stopped working all of a sudden. paradoxvision Networking Support 6 05-06-2013 09:59 AM [SOLVED] Brother Printer will not connect to wireless network Hi - my printer was connected to my home wireless network just fine until recently. I can't seem to figure out how to get the MS update that includes the Rovi update. Total voice control.

Short answer is neither option in Windows 10 is as good as WMC. Tammy July 23, 2015 I have tried the zipcode change so many times…I I have been researching this Media Center problem for days and nothing worked until I used the alternate zip code (77056) for Houston. 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 Then tunred off computer and took card out.

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This workaround seems to potentially no address any of those three situations so the requirement there will most likely be a fix from Microsoft. And an external 3 tuner Hauppauge cable card tuner hooked into my network.