Originally Posted by evilghost
Explain to me how an end-user can gracefully uninstall WMP10 or WMP11 after installation...
Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs -> Add/Remove Windows Components -> Uncheck the Windows Media Player checkbox and click Next.
It took me longer to type that than it would to uninstall WMP.
Besides that, in this day and age of multi-hundred GB hard-drives I seriously doubt anyone is going to go ape**** over WMP taking up a few 10s of MBs if they don't uninstall it.