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Offline padster2000

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Is there a way to manually transfer guide data to your MCE?
« on: August 24, 2007, 05:13:49 PM »
Hi guys,
I am running a Vista Media Center with ICETV which is currently (due to a recent house move) without any internet connectivity and has been for almost a week. This means that my guide will run out for a little bit before internet connectivity is restored to it. I have other PCs that do have internet connectivity, so I was wondering if anyone knows of any way to download the guide data to one of these PCs and then manually transfer (what I presume is an XML file) to my MCE using a USB drive or something similar.
Any ideas?
Thanks for you time!
Pat.

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Re: Is there a way to manually transfer guide data to your MCE?
« Reply #1 on: August 25, 2007, 06:04:42 PM »
No, this is not possible.

Media Center needs to download the guide data itself, as the file it downloads is compressed and also encrypted (its not just a straight download), and then the Media Center decrypts and decompresses the file and then also reads it into the guide database.
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Daniel.
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Re: Is there a way to manually transfer guide data to your MCE?
« Reply #2 on: August 28, 2007, 11:49:17 AM »
No worries - thanks for the quick response. I'll just have to wait until my internet is connected! :)


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