Public Beta of the MSN Remote Record Service.

This service enables users running Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005 to remotely schedule TV shows to record on their Media Center Edition-based PCs.

Note: This beta is for US and Canada MCE users only.
To officially join the MSN Remote Record Service Beta, here are the instructions to sign up via Beta Place:

Go to

Sign in with your Passport ID
At the top of the Beta Place page you should see:
        If you were issued a Guest ID by Microsoft, you can sign in by clicking here.
Click on "clicking here"
Sign in with guest ID: myshows (all one word, all lower case)
Click on "MSN Remote Record Service Beta"
Click on "survey" on the left side of the MSN Remote Record Service Beta Program page
Click on "MSN Remote Record Beta Nomination Form"
Fill out the form and submit.

All valid nominations will be approved. Once approved, it takes about 24
hours for the information to get through the Beta Place system and testers
to have access to the Beta program.

This is a real cool offering. Please help us test it