If you are currently using WMC on Windows 7, 8, or 8.1, you should be aware that it will be removed once you upgrade to Windows 10.
A computer that only serves as a media center in your home doesn’t benefit much from an upgrade to Windows 10; don’t fix a running system.
In addition, it can run the standalone collection process and has facilities for viewing collection logs, the XMLTV output file and dumping and analyzing a transport stream.
- EPG Collector which is the data collection program itself.
If you have a computer running Windows XP Media Center Edition (including earlier versions upgraded through Service Pack 2) and you're a Netflix customer, you may have found that you can't use their Watch Instantly streaming video service that's included with your monthly subscription.