Users complain about missing WMC on Windows 8 - hacks don't work

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Users complain about missing WMC on Windows 8 - hacks don’t work.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2012/08/KOTnAT.jpg[/newsimage]Microsoft is currently receiving many complaints on the Technet forums about the absence of Windows Media Center in the Windows 8 RTM editions and inability to purchase a key


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I read they were dropping Win Media Player so consumers could “buy their own”, and because there was increases in codec licensing fees. Yeah, right - like the $40 Win8 Upgrade Price is lowered solely because $80 no longer goes to those dirty, rotten, filthy-rich codec makers! Whew… we are SOOOO lucky that Steve Ballmer looks out after us, huh?


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If you buy the downloaded version of Win 8 Upgrade, you’ll also get a free download for Windows Media Center. Neither will be available until October however.