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Any negatives to installing the Media Center?

  1. #11


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    win8.1.1 enterprise


    Quote Originally Posted by Skulblaka View Post
    Careful with what program becomes your default.

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    just go to start screen and type in Defaults and click to open ,and make what every programs you want to be the default ,for all programs not just media player .so no big deal ,easy to change defaults

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    I installed WMC pack. I'll probably never use it since they removed the internet streaming, and right next to my computer is a bluray player with Netflix, etc....so....I'll probably just unpin it and forget about it.

    When time comes and I want to re-install Windows 8 (clean install to remove virus/or whatever) will I have to reinstall WMC?
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  3. #13


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    Windows 8.1


    Quote Originally Posted by Hondajt View Post
    I installed WMC pack. I'll probably never use it since they removed the internet streaming, and right next to my computer is a bluray player with Netflix, etc....so....I'll probably just unpin it and forget about it.

    When time comes and I want to re-install Windows 8 (clean install to remove virus/or whatever) will I have to reinstall WMC?
    Yes, you have to reinstall WMC separately. the WMC license is not valid for installing, so you have to use your old license.
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    Created errors for me with the win7 backup ... had to uncheck as part of the backup .... Contacts & Searches
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