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Solution: How to Install Netflix on Your Windows Media Center PC

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If you are reading this, chances are you are scratching your head and wondering why Netflix is not automatically appearing on your Windows Media Center machine. Luckily you’ve come to the right location and I have a solution for you. If after following this guide you cannot still get the Netflix install option to appear, verify that you have an internet connection before proceeding.

Note: I used Windows 7 Ultimate for this guide.

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1. Click on the Orb to open the Start Menu and 2. Click on Windows Media Center.

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3. Click on Settings in the Tasks section at the bottom of the list.

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4. Click on General.

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5. Click on Automatic Download Options.

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6. Click on Download Now.

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Give Windows Media Center a couple of minutes (depends on your internet connection) to download any pending updates. Wait for the updates to download before proceeding.

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7. Once the updates have been downloaded, return to the Windows Media Center application and locate the Netflix icon under the Movies section.

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Once you agree to the terms you will be able to install the Netflix application for Windows Media Player. Enjoy!

Originally posted Jul 16, 2010

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  • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

    Michael,

    I’m glad it has worked out for you. I have a Netflix account and this is one of my favorite features.

  • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

    Michael,

    I’m glad it has worked out for you. I have a Netflix account and this is one of my favorite features.

  • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

    Michael,

    I’m glad it has worked out for you. I have a Netflix account and this is one of my favorite features.

  • Michael

    Gil,

    Thanks for posting this. I never knew you could actually do this and because of this I just got a netflicks account. Thank you.

    • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

      Michael,

      I’m glad it has worked out for you. I have a Netflix account and this is one of my favorite features.

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    • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

      You are welcome, glad you found it useful.

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    thanks for sharing.. i like this posting
    bestregards

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      You are welcome, glad you found it useful.

    • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

      You are welcome, glad you found it useful.

    • http://www.gilsmethod.com Gilberto J Perera

      You are welcome, glad you found it useful.

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