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: A few questions/minor issues

30 Jan 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1

I don't have a "Recorder Storage" option in the settings menu, so I went to Media Library and clicked Recorded TV. I've already tried this before. It only lets me add or remove (but in my case, it only lets me add since I can't remove the default location - which is Recorded TV in the Public shared folder) folders for it to search for recorded TV, not actually change where it records. It even says at the top "..but WMC records TV only to the location specified in Tasks > Settings > TV > Recorder > Recorder Storage" ... and if I go there, it only lets me pick which drive to store it on... C or D (I have an external HDD).. not where in the drive to store it. It even says so here: Set recording options in Windows Media Center ... how the hell do they not let you have the option of choosing where you want your records to be stored..?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Jan 2010   #12

Recorder Storage

Tasks Settings TV Recorder Recorder Storage

Record on drive -+
Maximum TV Limit -+

You have to leave at least 25 GB available on System Drive for buffering
My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Jan 2010   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1

I have >900GB..
My System SpecsSystem Spec

30 Jan 2010   #14

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1

Alright well, if no one can give me any solutions, I guess I'm just gonna have to leave my computer on all the time then. Windows 7 is great and all... but seriously, they really f*cked up here.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 A few questions/minor issues

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Minor Issues with Windows Explorer
Hi there, I'm having some very small issues with windows explorer. First, whenever I look at my pictures, video, and music, there's a drop down thing. I can't really describe it, so I've attached a couple pictures. The picture titled "music" shows what I mean. In comparison, the picture...
General Discussion
MBR issues and questions - how to wipe it?
I had windows 7 32 bit installed on a system, it was installed to an IDE drive. This system also had a SATA drive used for storage. I'm now trying to wipe the SATA drive and use it as the main drive in a new system (64 bit windows 7). Even after running western digital's low level format...
Installation & Setup
Minor 7 issues
Apologies if these have been covered, but I'm unable to find solutions as of yet. 1) Default directories - some applications keep your most recent folder as the default, many do not. Example of the latter: Yahoo Mail (for attachments) when using IE8 always goes to Desktop, no matter where you...
General Discussion
Questions to use for help with Installation Issues
Welcome to Seven Forums. Have you looked at the informative Windows 7 installation tutorials? How to Do a Clean Installation with Windows 7 How to Do a Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and Vista How to Do a Dual Boot Installation with Windows 7 and XP
Installation & Setup
New Install But have Minor Issues
Hello, I just finished a clean install of windows 7 and have run into 2 issues for now. First, when i checked device manager i found 2 exclamation points. I clicked update drivers online and it didn't find anything. http:// EDIT: (image...
Installation & Setup

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 23:44.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App