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Windows 7: Netflix just stopped working in windows 7 Media Center

30 Jan 2010   #11


I am having the same issue on two PC's; rolling back updates does not seem to work either.

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30 Jan 2010   #12

Windows 7 pro

So which representative is correct? I spoke to one and she stated that it won't work cause they are not supporting it. Now I see someone was told that they were working on it?
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30 Jan 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Swanson Photos View Post
So two people of 6 billion had a problem?
Actually, had you bothered to do a little searching, you would have discovered that Windows 7 MCE users all have this problem. Next time, if you don't have anything productive to say, don't post.
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30 Jan 2010   #14

win 7

Found this on another forum. Looks like it was Netflix's fault after all. Glad they final admitted it and are working to correct:

"A change in our website code broke our player API for partners like WMC. Our team is working on an emergency fix. Sorry for the inconvenience everybody.

Mike from Netflix"
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30 Jan 2010   #15


Sorry, forgot add the ...
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31 Jan 2010   #16

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (6.1, Build 7600)

looks like they got it sorted out just checked it a little bit ago and it started working again for me
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01 Feb 2010   #17

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit

i see today netflix is working agin in media center
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01 Feb 2010   #18

Windows 7 64 Professional

Just tried Netflix via Windows 7 Media Center and had no problems.
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01 Feb 2010   #19

Windows 7 Home Premium, 64bit

Mine is working again as well. MC in Win7 64 bit.
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09 Oct 2010   #20

windows 7 64 bit

i too, have recently lost the ability to stream video from netflix through windows media center. and so far, no one seems to have a solution. then why, if netflix won't support it anymore, have the option for netflix in the media center? what's next? gonna stop streaming through xbox, wii, ps3 and internet ready blu-ray players and everything? if that's the case... i WILL cancel and just use red box for movies in the future!!!!
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