Many users get confused regarding scheduled recordings in Windows Media Center.
Q.If I wish to have scheduled recording do I have to keep Windows Media Center running?
Ans.Yes,it either must be running or in sleep mode.
Q.Why not hibernation?
Ans.As hibernation thing has more issues with hardwares.
Q.Do I need to have an account logged on?
Ans.No.As Windows Media Center runs in the background.
Q.What about tv tuners in use?
Think a situation where either you are watching a live tv show is running a message will be popped up “would you like to change the channel, or cancel the recording?”.If there is nobody,it will simply change the channel and execute scheduled recording.