Workaround for no television guide available in Windows Media Center after July 20th 2015

I have been a Windows Media Center user for a while as can be easily seen from the variety of blog posts which I have written on this topic (as shown below): https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2009/08/18/windows-media-pc-netflix-and-hulu-using-technology-to-go-back-to-basics-save-money-and-control-media-content/ https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2013/12/11/no-network-connection-when-adding-a-media-center-extender/ http://www.systemcentercentral.com/a-computer-geeks-lessons-learned-while-installing-an-attic-antenna/ http://www.systemcentercentral.com/why-should-i-upgrade-from-media-center-in-vista-to-media-center-in-windows-8/ https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2015/03/13/fun-with-opsmgr-and-windows-media-center-part-1-differences-writing-a-management-pack-with-and-without-a-custom-class-structure/ https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2015/03/20/fun-with-opsmgr-and-windows-media-center-part-2-creating-a-class-structure-and-discovery-with-mp-author/ https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2015/03/27/fun-with-opsmgr-and-windows-media-center-part-3-gathering-information-and-developing-a-health-and-alerting-model/ https://www.catapultsystems.com/cfuller/archive/2015/04/03/fun-with-opsmgr-and-windows-media-center-part-4-adding-rules-monitors-and-services/ What’s the issue? Recently I found that no programs were scheduled for recording on my…