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Windows Media Center Edition 2005 Roll Up 2 & Vista MCE Sneak Peak

Posted on 15 September 2005 by

Chris Lanier summarized the latest Windows MCE 2005 Roll Up 2 (update) best:

” * Free Download from Windows Update
* Available in about 1 month
* 2nd HD Tuner supported
* No CableCARD
* No QAM
* DVD Changer (No other public information)
* Xbox 360 Extender support
* Sonic DVD Burning fixes
* Slight improvements in Media Library performance”

See also Ed Bott: on MCE roll up 2 and Green Button chat log with MS MCE representativeNeowin Windows MCE coverage

Chris Lanier also has some beautiful Windows Vista MCE screenshots

Hat tip to HTPCnews

Dissapointed in the no QAM support! I didn’t think cablecard support/certification would be ready nearly in time, but thought QAM support coulda/shoulda/woulda been. Seems like a missed opportunity to me.