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This article will serve as a central repository for topics that I have written about Windows Media Center Start menu customization in Windows Vista. The techniques described here for customizing the Windows Media Center Start menu are specific to the version of Windows Media Center in Windows Vista. They will not work for previous versions of Windows Media Center and may or may not work for future versions of Windows Media Center.
Many of these topics will be covered in the Windows Media Center SDK for Windows Vista, so I recommend referring to the SDK for additional information.
<update date="10/22/2008"> Added a link to a post about 64-bit installers to register custom strips on 64-bit versions of Windows Vista Media Center. </update>
I have found myself digging through my blog archives several times in the past couple of weeks to send
Question: I have read through the collection of posts that you wrote that describe how to customize the
I recently received a question from a friend of mine who is developing a Windows Vista Media Center application.
In the past, I've posted examples (such as this and this ) demonstrating how to create installers for
In the past, I've posted examples (such as this and this ) demonstrating how to create installers
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