As we know Media Center is no longer an integral part of Windows 8 and will be delivered as an Add-on to Windows 8 for few bucks.

Windows Media Center
Windows Media Center

Microsoft has also ripped of Windows Media Center from Windows 8 Release Preview. If you want to use Windows Media Center, you need to add it by following these steps:

How To:

  1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, and then tap Search.
    (If you’re using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, and then click Search.)
  2. Enter add features in the search box, and then tap or click Add features to Windows 8.
  3. Tap or click I already have a product key.
  4. Enter this product key: MBFBV-W3DP2-2MVKN-PJCQD-KKTF7 and then click Next.
  5. Select the checkbox to accept the license terms and then click Add features.
  6. Your PC will restart and Windows Media Center will now be on your PC and the tile will be pinned to the Start screen.

Source: Windows 8 FAQs

2 responses to “How to add Media Center to Windows 8”

  1. Khurram Ikram Tareen Avatar
    Khurram Ikram Tareen

    i am unable to add features .. because my search box didn’t find add features to windows 8 tap

  2. shubham mehta Avatar
    shubham mehta

    nice article…

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