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Task scheduler not executing argument

I am trying to run a program called the renamer that helps to move and rename files for my XBMC setup as a scheduled task (Win7 x64 HyperV VM on Domain). My current process is to run the program ...
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Equivilent to STRM files in Windows?

I've been working with XBMC lately and having fun learning about all the features it has. One major feature I found is the ability to add files from the Internet using a text file with the URL of the ...
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326 views

I can't get XBMC to respond to my Generic USB Controller

I'm running the Windows version of XBMC on my Windows 7 machine and I can't get my keymaps to work at all. What I have is a cheap Xbox 360 imitation controller picked up by Windows and XBMC as Generic ...
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258 views

How can I share the XBMC video library in two OSes, in the same computer?

I dual boot, and that would be very nice. I use Windows 7 and Crunchbang Linux by the way. I googled this question and all I got was how to sync the library between two devices - and that's not what ...
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338 views

How can I force XBMC to delete a file when removing it from the library?

I'm using XBMC on Windows 7 with the default skin. Lately I can not delete the video files. When pressing DEL, a confirmation popup comes up, click yes, but the file remains there. A week ago it was ...
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7k views

Determine if graphic card is HDMI CEC capable

I have a EVGA GeForce 8400 GS 512 MB graphic card installed on a Windows 7 system that is used primarily as a media center using XBMC. The PC is connected to a Sony LCD using HDMI and works fine (both ...
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2k views

Audio in XBMC no longer works after updating

For the longest time, I've been running XBMC v10, but wanting airplay capability, I updated to the latest stable version. Now my audio no longer works in XBMC. My system sound works, and other apps ...
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Why don't the play/stop/etc buttons on my XBMC Android remote app work?

I've installed the official XBMC Remote on my Android phone to communicate to my XBMC instance on our Windows 7 HTPC. I can browse and select videos with no issues, and the video starts playing on ...
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2k views

How to launch XBMC from XBOX 360 controller guide button on Windows 7?

How can you configure the XBox 360 controller guide button to launch XBMC? I am using XBMC Frodo RC3 on Windows 7 64bit, my controller is a wired one.
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280 views

Software solution to use one set of speaker for multiple sound-output devices

In the room I'm currently working in, I have a: Primary computer, running Windows 7 - connected to speakers, Secondary MacBook, running OS X Lion, "TV-computer" running Linux/XBMC or similar.. ...
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1answer
214 views

Enable DVD Resume on XBMC?

Is it possible to enable some kind of automatic "DVD Resume" in XBMC when playing DVD discs? At the moment the only way I see of doing something like this is by setting a bookmark, which is a bit of ...
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What are some tweaks to Windows 7 that can be done for a HTPC?

I've built a HTPC and would like to optimize Windows 7 to dedicate as much of the resources to Media playback through the HTPC. I'll be using XBMC and Media Center (testing them out, and making a ...
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3answers
340 views

Video Playback problem under different user account

I can play a movie using XBMC at full HD. When I change the user account, and play the same movie with XBMC the playback is choppy. I have notice the same problem exist for all kind of media, full HD ...
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Balloon notifications make XBMC minimize from full-screen

For the last few weeks, I've been happily using XBMC 10 to watch TV shows, movies and play music. The last few days however, while playing video in "true fullscreen", it happened several times that ...
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suddenly can't connect to Windows 7 PC from xbmc

I have xbmc installed on a softmodded classic xbox and all of a sudden I cannot connect to the shared folders on my Windows 7 PC. Well, it can connect but it wants a username and password, but none ...