I rarely have to run a full refresh on Media Browser. With the service running in the background all the time and new material being scraped in minutes after it’s added, it’s pretty self-sustaining. However, there are occasions when my metadata and image caches just need a simple “oil change”, in which they need to more »
A couple of months ago, I bought one of the MicroCenter G2 SSD drives for $99.99 as it seemed like a pretty good deal on a 64GB drive. I took my chances on some of the issues reported from the SandForce-equipped drives and put it in my bedroom HTPC. I was very happy with the more »
Since it looks as though SSD may come out on top in the poll, I’ve been doing a little researching and have found some disheartening information that may impact my purchase…regardless of what the results of the poll are. I would like your feedback on it.
The wife and kids were gone to NY for the weekend, so I got a chance to do a few things that I had been forced to put off for a while. The biggest was replacing my mother-in-law’s HTPC with ‘new’ parts and a fresh install of Windows 7 Pro x86. She had been on more »
My wife and kids left for New York yesterday morning to visit her side of the family, leaving me alone at the house until Sunday night. That leaves me with all times to do, well, stuff! Last night I decided to convert my last remaining Vista Media Center to Windows 7 and also to add more »