The Digital Video Show – Zune and Media Center Recorded TV

The Digital video show is sponsored by Embedded Automation I love the new Zune update and one of my favorite features is the easy syncing of Recorded TV from Media Center. So in this video I take a look at how the feature works and what it looks like on the Zune. There are … Continue reading

Suggest The Media Center Show for addition to the Zune Marketplace

If you would like to see The Media Center Show in the Zune Podcast directory please go to the Podcast section of the marketplace and click on "suggest a podcast" then copy and past the show RSS feed. It would be great to get the show in to on to the marketplace and to see … Continue reading

Zune Recorded TV Sync Speed

The new Zune software syncs Recorded TV without the need for any 3rd party software, one of the question I have been asked is how long it takes to sync TV files with the Zune So I thought I would try a real world test. I picked on a movie I had recorded  (The After … Continue reading

First impressions of the new Zune software

As a Zune and Windows Media Center owner I have eagerly waiting the new Zune software with its promise of improved Recorded TV and podcast support. As the upgrade is available on today I downloaded it and kicked the install off. After about 10 minutes the software was installed and it was up and … Continue reading

Zunethoughts looks a the new Zunes

If you itching to find out what the new Zune firmware and software looks like head over to Jason Dunn has posted videos on unboxing, the new software, the v2 firmware and upgrading a v1 Zune. I can’t wait to get my hands on the new update. Jason does not go in to very … Continue reading

V2 Zune Software Media Center functions only work with Vista

While we wait for the new Zune software to arrive Jason Dunn on noticed that to get the new Media Center TV show synchronization features you must be running Vista Home Premium or Ultimate edition, so no XP support. I wonder how many Zune users are running XP Media Center? Personally I don’t mind … Continue reading

Get your DVDs and videos on to your Zune

Over on forums raindyrain has posted two guides on how to get DVDs and video on to your Zune. Since getting a Zune I have wanted to get more content on to it, and have some success with ZuneTVWatcher and have managed to get DVD content on to it using DVDtoWMV and then Windows … Continue reading

I got a Zune!

This week I picked up a Zune (or Zune 30 as its going to be called). Zunes are not available in the UK but I had the opportunity to get this one and took it. Most readers will know about the Zune but I thought I would write down some of my first impressions. The … Continue reading

New Zunes sync with Media Center

Good news on the Zune front. It looks like the new Zunes announced yesterday will have video sync support for Windows Media Center (which should have been in the product from day one!). At least it means that you don’t need any 3rd party products to sync TV with a Zune , this would be … Continue reading