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Okay so I built my HTPC a few years ago. I am not very PC savvy but I know a few things. I have been using Windows Media Center to record my shows and movies. About a week ago I moved out of my place and into a new and never hooked up my HTPC to the internet...just to my cable.

I never knew that you have to be connected to the internet in order to receive updated Guides so your shows can record. Now I am in trouble as I am having trouble to wirelessly connect my HTPC to the internet.

Is there any other software or anything I can use that does not require me to connect to the internet?
    
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Nope, in order to get the guides and such, you have to have an internet connection.

You could get a really long ethernet cable and just plug in the computer once a week or so (WMC stores 2 weeks I think) and update the guide then unplug it.
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Nope, in order to get the guides and such, you have to have an internet connection.

You could get a really long ethernet cable and just plug in the computer once a week or so (WMC stores 2 weeks I think) and update the guide then unplug it.


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