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Windows 7: On screen control Windows 7 media center

12 Dec 2009   #1

win 7 x64
On screen control Windows 7 media center

This is a little embarrassing, but I can't seem to find out what some of the on screen control are doing when watching live TV. That is, the small coloured button on the left hand side of the screen, to the left of the Text TV button. Also, the two button to the left of the coloured button, I am grateful for any advice. My TV works just fine by the way, jsut that I like to know what option there is to use.



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12 Dec 2009   #2

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Hello mbibt, welcome to the Seven Forums.

The teletext buttons from left to right:
On screen control Windows 7 media center-txt1.png Reveal Text, reveals hidden text used in some quiz pages etc.

On screen control Windows 7 media center-txt2.png Hold subpage. If the page has more subpages, pressing this button turns automatic subpage switching off. Image 1 shows where you can see if current page has subpages

On screen control Windows 7 media center-txt3.png Fast text buttons, working only if the broadcaster is using a fast text system. In image 2 red button would instantly switch to index, green one to program schedule, yellow to news and blue to sport

On screen control Windows 7 media center-txt4.png Teletext ON / transparent / OFF
Image 1:
On screen control Windows 7 media center-txt6.png

Image 2:
On screen control Windows 7 media center-txt5.png


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12 Dec 2009   #3

win 7 x64

Thanks a lot for your kind reply, Kari

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12 Dec 2009   #4

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You can explore the features and learn more about the Windows Media Center here: Pictures and video - Help & How-to - Microsoft Windows.

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