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If you aren't afraid to roll your sleeves up and learn the ins and outs of a new platform, Media Portal comes recommended.
(I haven't tried it personally.) Any HTPC forum can probably offer other, similar alternatives.
Media Center debuted in 2002 as part of a special edition of Windows XP, offering support for PC-based TV tuners and a "10-foot interface" for controlling media playback, including DVDs and music, with a remote control.
The Media Center interface was groundbreaking, and its DNA is still present in the Windows 10 user experience.For those concerned about being able to play back recorded TV programs on Windows 10 without the Media Center add-on, try installing VLC from the Windows Store.On a clean install of Windows 10 it had no problems playing back files saved in the Windows TV (.wtv) format.The last version, Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005, was released on October 12, 2004.After that, Windows Media Center was included in certain editions of later Windows versions.