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Windows 7: Can you 'repair' media center ?

01 Sep 2014   #1
trinaz

Windows 7 Pro 64bit SP1
 
 
Can you 'repair' media center ?

I have a system that reports errors when I open Task Scheduler..."the program/task is corrupted....."

I've traced these down to two media center issues. Rather than mess with the registry/and/or manually search and delete the offending modules in Windows...is there a Media Center "repair install" or other method to correct these re-occurring Media Center task errors in Task Scheduler" ?

Task Scheduler corrupted after repair isntall

Thanks...TiminAz


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01 Sep 2014   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Use this tutorial to turn off Windows Media center and then turn it back on. This should repair it.

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02 Sep 2014   #3
trinaz

Windows 7 Pro 64bit SP1
 
 
How to remove media center from system

Have an SSD drive that only has about 14GB of available space. I need to do a repair install (Brinks) but Repair Install says I need about 24GB of space...only have 15GB

Can I remove media center completely and then run repair install...and then reactivate media center after a successful repair install..?

Or...other than uninstalling programs...is it possible to free up space any other way so I can rum repair install ?

Had recently done a successful repair install but that was before I activated media center (no other programs were added/installed) ?...with media center running...it appears it's filled up my SSD to a point where I can not run another repair install ?

Any ideas will be greatly appreciated...

Thanks...TiminAz


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