Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Is there a way to make windows media center open to live tv by default

02 May 2012   #1

Is there a way to make windows media center open to live tv by default

I would like to make windows media center automatically start in Live TV mode when I click on the WMC desktop icon.
Would appreciate how to configure WMC to accomplish this.
Thanks for your help!

My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit

If you have a Windows Media Center remote control you can start in Live TV mode by pressing the Live TV button on the remote control.

If you don't, have a look at this tutorial.

Automatically Start Windows 7 Media Center in Live TV Mode - How-To Geek
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Is there a way to make windows media center open to live tv by default

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Cannot make Media Center my default DVD player...
When I try to play a DVD on my laptop, the default player is WMP, but I'd like to make DVDs run with Media Center. Is this possibile? I have already gone into Start-Default Programs-Choose a Default Media Player and chosen Media Center. but this seems to have had no effect. If I try Start-Default...
Media Center
.exe open by windows media center.. help me..
hello.. all my program.exe open using windows media center.. its happen when i accident to click open with windows media center .exe file.. so, all my .exe file open using windows media center.. i have try to using system restore, but its not working.. did any have any solution for this...
General Discussion
Windows Media Center live TV problem
I use the live tv on WMC to watch TV. Several days ago the TV window suddenly shut off and a Disk Full Warning appeared reading. I must restart WMC to start watching live TV again. windows media center cannot play tv because the disk is full. Delete recorded shows to to free up the disk . I...
Media Center
Choppy live TV with Media Center and Windows 7.
Hi, I have a new computer hpe-150 with Windows 7, 64 bits. When I try to look at the TV with Media Center, it is very choppy and the colors are a kind of pale purple. The problem springs from the computer because with the same TV on my previous computer with Vista 32 bits it works fine. I have...
Media Center
All programs open with Windows Media Center
I think a virus may have gotten through but all of a sudden every icon on my desktop changed to the green Media Center icon and all programs now open in media center, problem is I cannot do a system restore or run a virus scan because they all open with MC. I have Win7 Ultimate IE8. I can go to...
System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 21:51.
Twitter Facebook Google+