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Reply Dale July 25, 2015 Nicole lets go drink lots of Margaritas… Thanks I wont change my host file now since you have tried and failed. It may show an 0x0 error and should indicate ready. Luckily I can use the Hauppauge tuner and scheduler for now until ms and rovi get their shit together. Ultimately being stubborn and running the setup on the same zip code multiple times worked for me. have a peek here

Since this is a guide for over the area transmissions, zip codes which are close by should be sufficient. The existing data, if available, will be used as you continue through TV Signal setup." SO I am assuming that this error corresponds to data.tvdownload.microsoft.com. Chandler, Arizona. I don't remember the exact error, but it is something indicating that the proper codecs for video playback is missing.

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I've tried your workarounds but the good zips mentioned in your file fro Dallas area do not work. I hope you will post updates regarding issues found and continued stability. Once the guide data is loaded I put them back on the router.

After finding the main fix for the guide, I had problems with 2 of the local channels in the South Bend IN area. close WindowsWindows 10 Windows RT Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP MobileWindows Phone Mobile Devices CloudOneDrive Outlook.com Skype Windows Server Office Music & Videos GamesXbox 360 Xbox One Podcasts The new TV setup data could not be downloaded. Windows Media Center Guide Listings Not Updating I figured if it was a problem with one system then its likely the system but if it was a problem with both then its likely a problem on the guide

Some it didn't and I had to add them (and remove the old) others I just won't know until the series start up again. Windows Media Center Guide No Data Available Loading... Reply Ray October 24, 2015 Working zip code for NE Iowa is 50614. https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/14164/windows-media-center-troubleshoot-guide-downloading-problems Reply Kevin July 26, 2015 Not sure what's going on in the NY area.

There are some hacks that you can import guide data in WMC (with some hacks, if Microsoft stops providing data) but, this normally costs a yearly fee. Windows Media Center Guide Not Updating These included: Re-downloading the guide Testing different DNS servers (google on 8.8.8.8 and 8.8.4.4) combined with an ipconfig /flushdns Testing configuration of a host file on the media pc (65.55.186.113 data.tvdownload.microsoft.com, For those who tried it, does anyone in the US have guide data working ? Alas, didn't work out for me.

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I downloaded from another source that someone linked in the comments on Monday afternoon. I am about to clear the whole system and start over but I am hoping there is one more thing that someone tried but has not yet mentioned. Windows Media Center Update Log Reply Tom D July 25, 2015 Please expand details regarding Google DNS change. Windows Media Center Won't Update Guide I cant even get a tv tuner signal in the wmc anymore.

The impending death of WMC prompted me to move to Kodi/XMBC. navigate here I prefer it that way because the Hauppauge products can do 1080i /720p recordings that look really good from any HD channel (depending on source resolution) without DRM restrictions,.......even from premium All I've found through Microsoft's support pages is old and will not install on Windows 10. I went through a variety of debug steps which did not resolve the issue. Msn Tv Guide Listings

Reply Cameron Fuller July 24, 2015 Dan (no issues on the Simon reference), I'm betting what is occurring is that the previous DNS configuration was somehow cached and pointing to the Your method worked. One of my friends system didn't have issues once modifying the "ehost file and flushDNS" fix was in place. Check This Out With some debugging I found that the television guide was not updating correctly for my over antenna signals.

I use Theatre, and there is an option in the settings under EVR (I believe - doing this from memory as at work) but changing to "Just Under" removed the black Windows Media Center Epg Not Updating If your system is still resolving to the older guide system (Zap2It) this process will continue to fail regardless of what zip codes you enter. I began deleting my recordings from the files library instead of clicking delete while in the media center.

I am looking for a WMC replacement, but need to be able to play existing .wtv files.

  1. Reply Steveinhillctry July 27, 2015 I'm also getting guide data for a few stations (which aren't actually receivable.) Guide provider still listed as zap2it.
  2. Again excellent article and thanks for the warning about windows 10.
  3. I've tried a few things.
  4. ROVI left the Shreveport area channels out of the list for my zip code so WMC only scanned for the Longview and Tyler stations.
  5. Maybe they heard the feedback from the WMC community and have decided not to abandon it at this point.
  6. A successful update to the guide was able to be show that the data was successfully being gathered from Rovi as shown below.
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  8. There must be many users in a similar situation.
  9. I also checked my hosts table and found two lines for the fore mentioned addresses.
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I have two tuners installed found out one had been hooked up wrong. Easy to follow and now I have all my channels!! Server OS recommendation [Networking] by Frank_IT254. Windows Media Center Guide Not Updating 2015 Login or register to post comments KingBuzzo on Jul 22, 2015 Ohhhh...I was swearing @ my cableco for no reason...thx Login or register to post comments bricko on Jul 23, 2015

Re-run the tv tuner setup - trying other local zip codes. Reply Jeff July 27, 2015 Anyone found the zip that works in the Portland, OR area??? Not sure if this is an issue with WMC or with Comcast in Atlanta… Reply Mike August 14, 2015 I had same issue what I did was having this contact form I think I have gone through what I could here.

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Kevin Rush Member Posts 836 Posts 09-10-2015,06:33 AM #24 Thank you, everyone who worked on bringing WMC to Rate Changes 12/1/16 [OptimumOnline] by dm145433. MS site didn't have useful info (at least that I could find). I think what needs to happen is this needs to be ripped from 7 or 8.1 and it should resolve this guide data issue.