Ben Drawbaugh has a top tip on how to reset your Media Center if your system is slowing down to a crawl. The tip involves resetting the system and re-doing the TV tuner config. If your having trouble with your system it may be a good way forward and quicking than re-installing.
Ben also gives you instructions on how to restore your scheduled recordings after the reset but if your using my mcBackup tool this can take care of that for you
You know how it goes though, everything starts snappy and responsive and then months later you’re wondering exactly what plug-in you installed that made everything seemingly slow down. So you check your overall system health and then disable or uninstall all the plug-ins that might be to blame. But then what? If none of that works, how do you restore your system to its original glory without punting on 1st down (re-installing Windows)?
continue on Ben’s blog