Obtaining and Installing mControl
At the time of this article’s writing, mControl was in version 1.21. Hop out of the Windows Media Center and into the Windows XP interface. From there, download mControl from the Embedded Automation web site. The creators of mControl allow you to download a full functional version and try it for free for 30 days. After the trial expires, you’ll need to open up your wallet and pay $149.99 for the software.
The installation process of mControl is pretty straightforward; simply unzip the zip file you downloaded from the Embedded Automation web site, and launch the setup.exe file. Answer the simple questions such as where you want to install mControl on your hard drive. After the installation process is complete, hop back into Media Center.