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How to Install the Media Center Pack in Windows 8.1

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Here’s another one of those things that turns out to be a lot more complicated than it seems like it should be …

Windows 8.1, just like Windows 8, ships with Windows Media Player by default. The program has been crippled by Microsoft as it does not play DVD movies anymore. You may remember that it did play them on Windows 7. So, if you want DVD playback on Windows 8.x, you need Windows Media Center or a third party alternative.

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