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Windows 7: How to Add movies to WMC

08 Jun 2009   #1
mustangman16

Windows 7 Build 7229 x86
 
 
How to Add movies to WMC

What format does Windows Media Center use? Because when I have it look for movies it never finds anything but if i right click a movie and tell it to open with WMC it works fine. How do I directly load movies to WMC then?


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08 Jun 2009   #2
mikinho
Microsoft MVP

6x W2K8 R2 (x64), 6x W7 7600 (x64), 2x Gentoo (x64), 1x Ubuntu 9.04 (x64), 1x pfSense (FreeBSD)
 
 

You have two options for loading watching movies in MC7. 1- Video Library; 2- Movie Library. Each has their own "library" that you'll have to add watched folders to.

I'd recommend Movie Library. And for the setup of Movie Library I'll hand you off to Orbital Shark's Guide: Media Center- Setup Movie Library
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