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Windows 7: WMC and spinning up HD

14 Dec 2014   #1

WMC and spinning up HD

So my TV Recording HD spins up as the PC wakes up but it takes ~15s to completely re-mount itself. Prob is, WMC seems to not know about this and a scheduled recording task fires immediately, no waiting for nothing and goes bad.

How have you folks dealt with this? Other than telling the patient not to move the arm like that if it hurts!
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14 Dec 2014   #2
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Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

Does this recording task show in the startup programs - if yes, make a delayed startup.
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