How to Install Windows Media Center on Windows 10

The upgrade to Windows 10 removes Windows Media Center and in exchange you get a DVD player instead. Well here is how to re-install WMC back on Windows 10.

Note: Make sure to backup your PC before installing Windows Media Center.

1. Download and extract WindowsMediaCenter.zip.

2. Then Right-click _TestRights.cmd and Run as administrator

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3. Restart your machine

4. Now go back to the extracted file right-click on Installer and Run as administrator

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5. Once done, exit when prompted.

Now, search and run Windows Media Center. You can also pin it to the start menu if you like.

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I can honestly tell you, I installed it on a Win 10 VM and it work sluggish. Please let me know how it works on your machine in the comments below.

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