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Windows 7: Windows Media Center has taken control of my op system, nothing works!

31 Aug 2015   #11

Windows 7 home, 64 bit

I wanted to say thanks to all that offered advice. Oddly I found the cure in Microsoft community, where someone had my same problem. The windows 7 fix failed, however on a lark I tried the "fix it" button under windows Vista and VOILA!, the computer restarted with a return to normal, ALL programs are working. Soon I'm going to take advantage of the free upgrade to Windows 10, so as to hopefully avoid this bug in the future. Still clueless as to how WMC took over......Again, THANK YOU ALL!!!

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31 Aug 2015   #12

Windows 7 Enterprise x64

nice to see you got it sorted.
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 Windows Media Center has taken control of my op system, nothing works!

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