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7.6. Wrapping Up

That wasn't too bad, was it? We've gotten a fair amount of functionality with entirely free software, and we can control the whole thing from the couch. Cool!

However, it's important to remember that this is still a computer, and it's always connected to the Internet. Make sure you keep up with all of the critical security patches from Microsoft, or better yet, automate it by enabling automatic updates. Then you can more or less treat your HTPC like a regular appliance.


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