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Topic # 99606 22-Mar-2012 20:41 Send private message

Hi all

For some reason when searching by title to record a program using Media Center's EPG, it says "no results were found" and there are "7 days of guide listings", but if I use the guide method the program is right there, whats going on?

I use EPG Collector 3.1 with fixpak 7 to populate the Media Center EPG.

Thanks for any help

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  Reply # 598934 23-Mar-2012 09:34 Send private message

What version of Windows?







Media centre PC - Case Silverstone LC16M with 2 X 80mm AcoustiFan DustPROOF, MOBO Gigabyte MA785GT-UD3H, CPU AMD X2 240 under volted, RAM 4 Gig DDR3 1033, HDD 120Gig System/512Gig data, Tuners 2 X Hauppauge HVR-3000, 1 X HVR-2200, Video Palit GT 220, Sound Realtek 886A HD (onboard), Optical LiteOn DH-401S Blue-ray using TotalMedia Theatre Power Corsair VX Series, 450W ATX PSU OS Windows 7 x64

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  Reply # 599106 23-Mar-2012 14:11 Send private message

I've just tried this on my WMC test rig that imports data using EPG Collector and it worked OK.

Do you need to run the ReindexSearchRoot in task scheduler? This is just a guess as I'm no WMC expert.



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  Reply # 599252 23-Mar-2012 18:43 Send private message

@Nety

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  Reply # 599384 24-Mar-2012 09:52 Send private message

Just to qualify what I said before Search did bring back some results but they were not the right ones.

Once I ran the reindex task it worked correctly.



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  Reply # 599386 24-Mar-2012 09:59 Send private message

Is "reindex" another task or is it an option within my existing update EPG Collector task?

SJB

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  Reply # 599387 24-Mar-2012 10:03 Send private message

It's a task in Windows Task Scheduler.

Start - Task Scheduler - Task Scheduler Task Library - Microsoft - Windows then click on MediaCenter and it's towards the end of the list of tasks (ReindexSearchRoot)

When I ran it on NZ Freeview data it took 2-3 minutes.




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  Reply # 599389 24-Mar-2012 10:16 Send private message

Thanks SJB, worked a treat, you do seem to be some sorta WMC Expert.

Ill add a trigger for to that reindexing task after my EPG Collector runs

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