Completely Remove Media Player

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Is there a way to completely remove Windows Media Player? I want to remove as much spyware as possible.
 
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Dirk Diggler

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Just right-click the exe file and choose "Delete"
 
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I was hoping it would include any and all registry entries so there would be no conflicts.
 
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Dirk Diggler

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If you right-click all your different media types and choose "Open with" and point them to your preffered media player, and put a tick in "always use this", there will be no conflicts.
 
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So you're pretty much saying there is no direct efficient way to remove WMP.......
 
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If you try to delete the files, Windows automatically regenerates them. Just goes to show you how bad MS wants to spy on you.
 
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Dirk Diggler

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Delete the driver cache and Windows can't replace it, however its not advisable to delete this cache, if you get a dodgy driver, Windows will not be able to fix it
 

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