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Windows 7: Windows 7 Media Center review

27 Jul 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
Windows 7 Media Center review

We've been waiting a long time for this and it's finally here, the latest version of Windows Media Center. Well, we really stopped waiting a few months ago when the release candidate hit, but waited on composing our thoughts until after we had a chance to play with the RTM copy. For the most part, as you'd expect the RTM build is identical to the RC, sans the bugs, but there are plenty of upgrades over Vista Media Center.


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29 Jul 2009   #2

Windows 7 RC

I am currently running WMC 5.1.2715.3011, which came installed with XP on my Dell. Will I need to reinstall this version when I install Win7RC, or does it come with a new version of WMC?

(Version of Win7RC is the one currently available for DL on the MS website.)

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30 Jul 2009   #3

Windows 7 RC

Media Center comes built into 7. WMC is MUCH improved, especially if you are coming from XP MCE!
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