A new October 2010 Cumulative Update for Windows Media Center in Windows 7 (KB2284742) has been released by Microsoft. The update rollup addresses various issues related to Windows Media Center in Windows 7.
This October 2010 Cumulative Update resolves the following issues in Windows 7’s Windows Media Center:
- Scheduling performance issue
- Issues in Dr Watson, occurring in some upgrade scenarios resulting a program crash when you try to open the Windows Media Center
- Another significant issue in Dr Watson occurring during a typical database maintenance process, finally resulting in the Mcupdate.exe crash.
This update applies to all the Windows 7 editions i.e, Windows 7 Home Premium, Professional, Enterprises and Ultimate. This update also includes some of the previous related updates released by Microsoft, including KB981078, KB977863, KB981129, KB981130 and a Hotfix KB2266287.
Download the update package KB2284742 from the links below. The file size of this update package is approximately 5.1 MB and 6.3 MB respectively for the 32-bit and 64-bit versions.