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# 177654 10-Aug-2015 16:23
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I've been running EPG Collector for years to insert EPG data into WMC and now EMBY, via NextPVR.
I took the plunge and updated to Windows 10 and the Collector still runs on schedule, BUT I cannot open EPG Centre to make changes.
Has anyone else experienced this behaviour?
Any help will be gratefully accepted.

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  # 1362219 10-Aug-2015 16:25
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What happens when you try?

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  # 1362227 10-Aug-2015 16:39
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Wow that was quick Steve
When I click on the EPG Centre, either form the Start or from the file in Explorer, absolutely nothing happens. I have tried all the Windows Compatibility options too, to no avail.
NOTE: That I only did the standard Windows upgrade from WIN 7 to 10, so that could be the problem.
I thought I would post here before starting a clean Windows 10 install.


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  # 1362291 10-Aug-2015 17:41
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Mine started today with no issues (W10 Pro).  I didn't have any compatibility settings set.  Im using a local account (not microsoft one).

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  # 1362340 10-Aug-2015 19:04
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Maybe try reinstalling EPGC first. You won't lose anything doing that (eg ini files, logs).

I've had another user report that it works OK on Win10.

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  # 1362471 10-Aug-2015 22:11
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Thanks Guys for your help. :)
I uninstalled it and re-installed and all working now.
On the way I learnt how to set up Local User Account and to switch between Local an M$ accounts.
EPG Centre/Collector is working in both now.

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