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there is aby way to remove windows media player from my comp

by izote / December 15, 2005 10:21 AM PST

i tried to remove it by removing wmp 10 but it roll back to wmp 9 and them wmp 9 do not appear in the add and remove list. please help, iam using windows xp home.

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Removing WMP
by Papa Echo / December 15, 2005 11:36 AM PST

WMP is a Windows component, part and parcel of Windows. You cannot usually "remove" it. However,you can disable it by removing it not as a program, but as a component. Control Panel>Add/Remove Programs---> Add/Remove windows Components. Uncheck "Windows Media Player"(WMP is still there, but made unavailable.)

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WMP
by jdorisco / December 15, 2005 2:32 PM PST
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Just curious...Why would you want to remove Media Player?

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 16, 2005 12:21 AM PST
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