View Full Version : Can you uninstall Windows Media Player?

11-05-2002, 08:55 PM
Hi there
Would someone please enlighten me as to how I can remove WM Player - it doesn't appear in the Add Remove Programs List..

11-05-2002, 10:58 PM
Short answer NO its part of windows.
Long answer yes but its difficult. the question is why do you want to?


11-05-2002, 11:12 PM
Hi Orac
I'm running Windows ME on a comp with a ton of RAM and 30 G harddrive, 1.3ghz processor
It's being a bit of a pig - could be I don't know too much, BUT it won't play .cda files (even tho I've selected all file formats, when I start the app (since installing Media Player updates the other day) it keeps popping up the Dial Up Xtra box, I've never been able to download and watch anything remotely like the movie trailers you see on PC World free cds,it will only encode ripped cds at 64 kbs and generally is just giving me the squirts!
There's gotta be a simpler,not so bossy app!