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When you try to install Windows Home Server 2011 Connector software to Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Ultimate or Windows 7 Enterprise, you may receive the following error message:
The Windows Home Server 2011 Connector has encountered an unexpected error. Click Close to undo most of the changes that are made to this computer.
This problem occurs because the Windows Media Center services are set to ‘Disabled’.
To resolve this problem, manually start the Windows Media Center Services before you install Windows Home Server Connector software. To do this, follow these steps:
Note: This information applies to Windows Vista and Windows 7.
For more information about Windows Home Server, visit the following Microsoft web sites:
Windows Home Server community forum
Windows Home Server 2011 Help