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Update for Windows Vista Media Center released
Microsoft has released the Cumulative Update for Windows Media Center for Windows Vista (KB932818), the first update to the Media Center components of Windows Vista. Media Center functionality is available for the Vista Home Premium and Vista Ultimate editions.

Here's the list of improvements:

Hotfix replacement information

This is a cumulative update. This update replaces the following updates:
929011 (
Windows Media Center does not correctly configure a combo TV tuner that supports both ATSC and NTSC signals on a Windows Vista-based computer
932753 (
When you resize the Windows Media Center window in Windows Vista, video playback may stop

Issues that are resolved by this update

In addition to the fixes that are contained in the updates that are listed in the "Hotfix replacement information" section, the April 2007 Cumulative Update for Media Center for Windows Vista resolves the following issues:

The video may appear to freeze when the movie begins in some DVDs.
When you rotate a picture during a slide show in Windows Media Center, the wrong photo may be rotated.
The cover art for recorded TV movies may not appear in the DVD library view.
When you delete a picture in Windows Media Center, you may receive an error message that resembles the following:


The Url contains one or more invalid characters.
When you try to play a DVD by using Autoplay, you may receive an error message that resembles the following:

Tuner not installed

Improvements that are in this update

The update also provides the following improvements:
Online Media support has been added for Windows Media Center on 64-bit versions of Windows Vista Home Premium or Windows Vista Ultimate.
Video Playlist support has been added for Windows Media Center Extenders.
Improvements have been made to Online Media caching.

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  Posted by oVan on Wednesday, April 25, 2007 | PermaLink | 0 comments
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