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After trying several downloads/updates today, when I go to the "Settings>About Guide Listings" I see the old provider "Zap2it" listed. Or we could get lucky, I just wish I knew Media Center on the programming level to understand EXACTLY how the guide comes down and how it's processed, to really figure Reply Glendale Thanks July 25, 2015 85282 is a Phoenix zip code but it worked for me here in Glendale, AZ Reply Ben July 29, 2015 85282 did not work for If you experience any unanticipated issues, you can report your issue at the Program Guide Feedback Center on Microsoft Connect. Check This Out

I'm pretty sure that Microsoft is aware of this issue now and I would expect that they are looking into this. Reply Bob Headrick July 24, 2015 Arrgh - am I the only one who thinks it is "strange" that I and many others will decline to move to WIndows Progressive_Joe This was a glitch in the transition from Zap2it to Rovio as the listings provider. Reply Cameron Fuller July 25, 2015 For the people on this thread who are having problems with analog signals, wifi only or need to be able to get programming from

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My girlfriend is riding my butt, she is tired of Netflix and HBO GO! For now I will record on the other two machines and watch from the living room. I've tried everything on this blog, in the comments, and on another forum. There must be many users in a similar situation.

My problems with this change is that the guide takes longer to load, and it provides less info. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self-Built OS Windows 7 Professional X64 CPU Core i7 (2nd gen) i7-2600K / 3.40GHz Motherboard ASUS P8Z77-V Intel 7 Series Motherboard Memory Reply matt July 26, 2015 Another winner for 46082 in Indianapolis. Rovi Media Center Guide Although my provider is now available on Rovi, neither of the Media centers have upgraded from Zap2it to Rovi & thus are still successfully downloading my channel line up & empty

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Not saying this is a fix but let me know if anyone else has the same success. Daily, we are gathering all the issues reported, collating them by issue type, and following up on them as a group. the download failure happened again.

Kodi has several options to use for the backend server, even using WMC on a separate server with PVR WMC running an older windows version. Rovi Guide Listings Advertisement Woodysgood Thread Starter Joined: Dec 15, 2011 Messages: 2 After having read many online responses, (including Microsofts useless tech rhetoric), I am convinced that only a myracle can salvage my So looks like I will be using this guide for now. Very experienced and have found no trick to fix yet.

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Reply Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter DavidinCT Member Posts 3,248 Posts Global Posts 3,304 Global Posts Mentioned 2 Post(s) Tagged 0 Thread(s) 09-09-2015, 07:43 PM    #19   New

After finding the main fix for the guide, I had problems with 2 of the local channels in the South Bend IN area. Windows Media Center Guide No Data Available Windows 7: WMC won't update guide 16 Sep 2014 #1 PSCO2007 Windows 7 Professional X64 1,272 posts So Cal WMC won't update guide I can't seem to get Windows Media Center Guide End Date In the Portland area I used 97229 area code.

http://thegreenbutton.tv/forums/ http://experts.windows.com/frms/windows_entertainment_and_connected_home/f/87.aspx?Sort=Active&PageIndex=1 Vista is a pain to configure for TV in media center. his comment is here On top of that you may still be stuck if it's unable to find your zip code which lots of other people are reporting. I have been researching this Media Center problem for days and nothing worked until I used the alternate zip code (77056) for Houston. On the plus side, it was tested with 8.1 files and guide is said to be working... Wmc Guide No Data Available

  1. Worth OTA Antenna Once I found a working zip code the media center application continued with TV signal detection.
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For those who this workaround is not working I highly recommend voting up the issue on connect (https://connect.microsoft.com/site1145/Feedback/Details/1573972) and providing details of your configuration there as I expect that Microsoft is Reply Gary September 10, 2015 Finally I got a workaround that works. I use Comcast on WMC with Ceton 4. this contact form I don't know if this would have been the revised installer, but I'm guessing not.

All Windows versions. Windows Media Center Epg Just says no data. It's not affecting all channels, right now I'm noticing it on 104 and 105 local HD channels, but Comedy Central West HD 704 series are working normally.

RanDen Found a way around the guide not populating issue in Windows 7.

This is why after 7 years of the guide working there has been a change in behavior. If that works for you,you may have a corrupted or misconfigured task in task scheduler. UPDATE: 8/14/2015: Microsoft is working on the problem. Downloadable Tv Program Guide Listings Are Not Available Due To Previous Download Failures Is there an explicit step by step instruction page to do a TV setup?

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I wish you lived next door because I always have a need of some kind for your expert advice. Reply Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter TechFreak1 and markeboyle like this. I am also on a discussion with Rovi on this via Twitter. 3/16/2016 update: I have received reports that the guide is now updating correctly and in my environment it now Clearly this is an issue impacting a ton of users.

Using OTA in Minneapolis 55410. Delete all files in C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\ehome folder 5. Microsoft is working to fix this issue. All I have is over air TV.

Reply Cameron Fuller July 25, 2015 Good stuff, thanks for sharing the fix for specific channels which are still not working! lenbar I was wondering why my guide was behaving differently, now I know. DavidinCT Member Posts 3,248 Posts Global Posts 3,304 Global Posts Mentioned 2 Post(s) Tagged 0 Thread(s) 09-08-2015, 03:26 PM    #9   Does anyone even get channel line up ? (call letters ?) For me the working zip code in my area (north Dallas) was 75025.

I don't want a POS ignorant tv card that cannot record, or even set a time to record unless I am there, at the exact time I want to record. Windows10update 64,702 views 2:55 Unofficial Windows Media Center in Windows 10... I've tried 30+ zips in the Minneapolis/St. I'm 60 - 90 away from OTA stations I pull in.

Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... leroys1000, Dec 15, 2011 #2 Woodysgood Thread Starter Joined: Dec 15, 2011 Messages: 2 I took your advice, (which I hadn't seen before), and went to the task scheduler. Loading...