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Windows 7: How to "virginize" my movies??

04 Dec 2010   #1
thepawel

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 
How to "virginize" my movies??

Stupid question, but it bothers me how I can't figure out something SO SIMPLE!

Situation: I have an extensive movie library that I've created by transferring all my old DVDs and blurays onto my new HTPC. After the long process of converting/copying I'd always check if the sound and image was ok by going to random scenes in each movie.

Problem: Now all my movies have the Restart / Resume / Delete options. How the heck to I bring them all back to Play / Delete state? In other words, how do I clear WMC history?

I'd greatly appreciate any advice as this "problem" has been driving me nuts all morning!

Thanks


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04 Dec 2010   #2
Sprockett

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

If you let the video file play to the end it resets to the play and delete state. So if you wanted to reset a file you could click on the timeline bar a few seconds from the end and then just let it run out on it`s own. Of course, you would have to do this for each video one at a time. Maybe there`s a way of doing them all in bulk, but I have never heard of it.
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04 Dec 2010   #3
Bubby

7 hp
 
 

I bet renaming the folder then rebooting before you restart Media center again would do the trick.
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06 Dec 2010   #4
thepawel

Windows 7 Home Premium 64
 
 

Thanks for the tips. I'll see if I can FFWD to the end of each movie.

Kind of annoyed at the lack of a global history reset.
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06 Dec 2010   #5
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

I just press restart and they start at the begining.
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06 Dec 2010   #6
Lunarpancake

Windows 8 Professional
 
 

speak to your local church pastor
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