Uninstall Media Player in Windows® 7
Do you want to know the tips to uninstall media player from your Windows 7 based computer system?
Media players are software programs for playing multimedia files. Windows 7 operating system comes with Windows Media Player. You can also get a number of media players that are compatible with your Windows 7 based system. These media players include a number of features. They can work with photos and videos as well as music files. Instant search is a feature that comes in most media players. It searches and displays results as characters are being entered, without waiting for 'Enter' key to be hit. However, there are situations when you may need to uninstall the media player in your Windows 7 based computer.
Let us now talk about the need to uninstall media player and the tips to do it in Windows 7 based computer:
- Need to uninstall
- Navigate to Control Panel
- Things to keep in mind
Need to uninstall
You may need to uninstall media player, if you have any issues with your currently installed version in your Windows 7 based computer. You may have compatibility issues or slow performance on your Windows 7. You may have file corruption issues with your media player software and you may be unable to play your files or access some of the functions.
Navigate to Control Panel
You need to click on the 'Start' button and then click 'Control Panel'. In the 'System' folder, click on 'Programs and Drivers'. You need to scroll down to the media player that you want to uninstall. Then, click on the 'Uninstall' option. Then follow the procedure to complete the process.
Before the uninstallation of media player from your computer makes sure that you have any other software for playing your media files. Make sure that you create a System Restore point before the uninstallation. And after the removal is complete, you need to click on the 'Restart Now' option to apply the changes.
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