MediaPortal 1.17.0


MediaPortal is a free and open source media center software, ideal for turning your PC into a very advanced multimedia center, or Home Theater PC, to view all your digital media in your living room. Do you want a Home Theatre with audio streaming throughout your home, a digital photo album to organize all your photos and webcam videos, access to web streams and information like weather, news, sports or Wikipedia, plus a super TiVo? With MediaPortal (MP) you can do all this and more, from the comfort of your sofa. It is the most feature rich Media Center software in the world today, and it's free!

  • Watch, schedule and record live TV - like a TiVo, but more, and for free!
  • Play videos, movies, DVDs and Blu-ray discs
  • Listen to music and radio
  • Enjoy pictures, home videos or create a slideshow
  • Stream media, radio and TV to any HTPC / PC connected to your network
  • Use a remote to control your HTPC from your couch
  • Check the weather, news, and more
  • Access MediaPortal from the web or mobile device

Highlights of this release:


  • Fixed some bugs with video views, especially collections, user groups and libraries.
  • Added new properties to display icons of movie awards, extended MPAA text and movie awards text. Skinners now have the possibility to add badges for collections, user groups, new and actualized movies, watched/unwatched movies etc. as overlays in nearly all layouts like thumbnailpanel, filmstrip and coverflow. DefaultWideHD already shows some of the new functions.


  • The lists in TV Recordings now show the year of the recording, e.g. 12-03 2016 instead of only 12-03. Added the functionality of moving or deleting channels from/to channel groups inside the GUI via context menu in TV EPG.
  • Fixed an issue that recording files were left open by the Streaming Server

MediaPortal General

  • Fixed the problem of scaling issues when using MP in windowed mode or other resolutions than the standard resolution of 1920x1080.
  • Fixed a proplem with Watchdog crashing on failure when trying to copy TV Server gentle.config as well as Watchdog not grabbing all TV Server configuration files.
  • Fixed an issue with MiniDisplay not showing the correct labels for the actual highlighted button or selected items in a dialog list.


  • Updated the MediaInfo.dll to version 0.7.95.

Download: MediaPortal 1.17.0 | 206.0 MB (Open Source)
View: MediaPortal Homepage

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