Media Player Media Player

How to uninstall Media Player from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to remove Media Player for Windows. The Windows release was created by Media Player. More info about Media Player can be found here. Media Player is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\MediaPlayerV1\MediaPlayerV1alpha8819 folder, but this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. The full command line for removing Media Player is C:\Program Files\MediaPlayerV1\MediaPlayerV1alpha8819\uninstall.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. Media Player's primary file takes about 442.70 KB (453323 bytes) and is called uninstall.exe.

The executables below are part of Media Player. They take an average of 442.70 KB (453323 bytes) on disk.

  • uninstall.exe (442.70 KB)

The current web page applies to Media Player version 1.1 alone. If you're planning to uninstall Media Player you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall Media Player:
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player

Files remaining:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Lenovo\Rescue and Recovery\Migration\bin\Apps\Windows_Media_Player.xml
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Cache d’images\LocalMLS\{414D3ECC-3C26-4A00-9019-6283D1F20C8C}.jpg
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Cache d’images\LocalMLS\{8DEC71FF-ED1E-4E0E-AC06-95D7B43958E8}.jpg
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Cache d’images\LocalMLS\{DE0125F1-CD5E-4F87-B483-15B128D4755E}.jpg
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Cache d’images\LocalMLS\{E670A116-72BD-4438-B9DA-E6BF128A789F}.jpg
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\CurrentDatabase_372.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\G- _0.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\G- _1.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\G- _2.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\G- _3.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\G- _4.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\G- _5.wmdb
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\lastplayed.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\01_Music_auto_rated_at_5_stars.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\02_Music_added_in_the_last_month.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\03_Music_rated_at_4_or_5_stars.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\04_Music_played_in_the_last_month.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\05_Pictures_taken_in_the_last_month.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\06_Pictures_rated_4_or_5_stars.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\07_TV_recorded_in_the_last_week.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\08_Video_rated_at_4_or_5_stars.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\09_Music_played_the_most.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\10_All_Music.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\11_All_Pictures.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Sync Playlists\fr-FR\000A8BF9\12_All_Video.wpl
  • C:\UserNames\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\UserName Pinned\TaskBar\VLC media player.lnk

Usually the following registry keys will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Clients\Media\Windows Media Player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\MediaPlayerV1\Media Player
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\MediaPlayerV1alpha759

A way to erase Media Player with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Media Player is an application offered by Media Player. Sometimes, computer users decide to erase this application. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best EASY solution to erase Media Player is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to clean your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Media Player or simply click the Search feature and type in "Media Player". The Media Player program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click Media Player in the list of applications, the following data about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Media Player, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Media Player.
Uninstall Media Player

8. After removing Media Player, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong Media Player which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Media Player using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Media Player by Media Player from your computer, nor are we saying that Media Player by Media Player is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Media Player supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 05:55:59.570