Windows Media Center for Windows 8
Fact: Windows Media Center doesn’t come built-in with Windows 8.
News: For a limited time (until January 31, 2013), you can get it for free ($9.99 value) if you own a Windows 8 Pro license.
- Request your free product key from Microsoft's Web site.
- Hit "Win+W" keys, then type "add features." Select "Add features to Windows 8."
- Click on "I already have a product key," then enter your product key. Click Next to continue.
- Agree to the licensing agreement, then click "Add features."
Note: if you don’t have the Pro version you will need to purchase the Windows 8 Pro Pack (70$ in Canada) in order to get Media