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Many folks who have run into trouble downloading guide data within Media Center have tracked the issue down to a problem with the system clock getting out of sync with the official internet time. You must have a correctly synchronized system clock in order for Media Center guide download to succeed.
To attempt to synchronize your system clock, you can use the following steps:
If you are having trouble synchronizing your system clock, you can use the following steps to repair the Win32 time service and hopefully this will help resolve the issue:
There are also a couple of useful links with additional instructions and troubleshooting steps for system clock synchronization issues if the above steps do not help:
For other suggestions regarding Media Center guide download errors, please refer to the links in the Guide download errors section of the Media Center Update Rollup 2 troubleshooting guide.
<update date="4/11/2006"> Added links to additional resources for system clock synchronization issues </update>
This article serves as a central location for all links to troubleshooting documentation that has been