Uninstall Windows® Media Player 12
When do you need to uninstall Windows Media Player 12 from a computer?
Windows Media Player 12 software comes preloaded with Windows Operating System. The Windows Media Player 12 is an easy to use and configure software. The main features of the Windows Media Player 12 is that you can easily playback audio CDs and audio and video streams could be directly streamed from Internet from concerned websites. There are many reasons that might demand uninstalling the Windows Media Player 12 from your computer. Sometimes, the Windows Media Player 12 might not work properly, in this case, you might need to reinstall Windows Media Player 12 after uninstalling.
The following are some of the tips to fix the issues that can occur while uninstalling Windows Media Player 12 from computer:
- Uninstallation not successful
- Files not removed
- Windows Media Player 12 still available
Uninstallation not successful
The Windows Media Player 12 needs to be uninstalled from the Control Panel. You need to access the ‘Add/Remove programs’ from the ‘Start’ menu. You need to select the ‘Windows Media Player 12’ entry from the list and after that, remove the program. The "Uninstallation not successful" might demand you to reinstall the Windows Media Player 12. You could use safe mode for uninstalling the software to avoid this issue.
Files not removed
Sometimes, even though files are not removed from the computer, you might need to remove it. This is because the uninstaller program might not remove all the files. You need to use a program like ‘perfect uninstaller’ to remove the program completely from the computer. The ‘perfect uninstaller’ can remove all the registry entries completely from the computer.
Even though you have uninstalled Windows Media Player 12 from the computer, it might still remain in the computer. Windows Media Player 12 might remain on the registry and it might be present in the task bar. In order to resolve this issue, you need to click on the 'Taskbar' and then click on the 'Disable' option. This can successfully help you to uninstall Windows Media Player 12.
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