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Yea there's only one partition on the HDD and it's the primary. I'm cornfused!
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Originally Posted by Spart View Post
Also can't you just Stream it? That's what I do. I stream it from my PC to my 360 over my network. I can just use Vista's integrated Media Center and do it.
Sorry, not to go OT but how do you use Vista's mc? I had to use MP11 to stream to my 360?
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post #13 of 20
You need your Xbox to be configured as a media Center Extender on your PC to make the connection.

http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/sy...ediacenter.htm

I used that guide. I don't have the remote though.
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post #14 of 20
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Originally Posted by ElMikeTheMike View Post
Yea there's only one partition on the HDD and it's the primary. I'm cornfused!
Do you happen to have another external? If the flash drive worked I don't see why the hdd wouldn't.

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You need your Xbox to be configured as a media Center Extender on your PC to make the connection.

http://www.xbox.com/en-US/support/sy...ediacenter.htm

I used that guide. I don't have the remote though.
I used that also but it didn't work. When I asked M$, they said it didn't work with Vista's mc.
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Do you happen to have another external? If the flash drive worked I don't see why the hdd wouldn't.
Nah this is my only external. I guess i'm gonna have to do things the long way and just transfer things to my 8GB thumb drive. lol
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post #16 of 20
Well it works for me.



I'll try to write up a tut for you. We can do it via PM so we don't pollute El's thread.

El I really have no idea. Here's a link to the thread I got my last idea from. He had many of the same issues as you do.

http://forums.xbox-scene.com/lofiver...p/t579483.html
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I've got my media on a thumb drive now. How do you actually copy stuff directly to the HDD? I see no option for it.
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I don't know if you can. I haven't tried that as I don't have a thumb drive or an external HDD.
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I've got my media on a thumb drive now. How do you actually copy stuff directly to the HDD? I see no option for it.
Just tried it and I don't see an option for this either but I just can't believe that this isn't possible.

I also checked the xbox site and although there is information on transferring data from one xbox hdd to another, there's nothing on this particular topic.
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post #20 of 20
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I don't know if you can. I haven't tried that as I don't have a thumb drive or an external HDD.
It doesnt look like you can at all. I'm reading some things online and that appears to be the case.

What the hell is the point of a 120GB hard drive on a console then? Am I supposed to use all that space to download things? This thing is going right back to the store if I can't copy my media to it.
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