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Run Windows Media Center within VB

Posted on 2011-10-11
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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Is there a way to run Media Center within VB as a window on form in VB.NET 2010?

If so, is it also available in VB6?
Question by:adezoysa2
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I have a video capture card and has a cable TV decoder on it.  so i want to incoroprate the playback via Windows Media Center or something like Happague's WinTV into my application and make customized buttons for playback, pause, channel changing, etc.
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There is a built in Media control in .NET that you can control from your program but controlling an external program is very difficult and error prone.

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