After you install or upgrade to Microsoft Windows XP Media
Center Edition 2004 or Windows Media Center Edition 2005, the version number that appears in the properties of
is incorrect. The General
displays "Version 2002".
This problem occurs because the upgrade to Windows XP Media
Center Edition 2004 or Windows Media Center Edition 2005 does not change the properties in My
To determine the version of Windows XP Media Center Edition
that you are running, follow these steps:
- Start Media Center.
- On the Settings menu, click
- Scroll down, and then click About Media
The version number of the application that you are
running is displayed.
has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed
in the "Applies to" section of this article.
Because Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2004 or Windows Media Center Edition 2005 was
included with your hardware device or system, the hardware manufacturer
provides technical support and assistance for this software. Your manufacturer
may have customized the installation with unique components such as specific
device drivers and optional settings to maximize the performance of that
If you require technical help with Windows
XP Media Center Edition, contact your manufacturer directly because the
manufacturer is best qualified to support the software that the manufacturer
has installed on the hardware.