Windows Essentials Media Codec Pack

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    "Installs Things You Don't Need!!!"

    September 13, 2013  |   By terrystephens16


    I have no Idea. I uninstalled it as fast as I Could.


    Installed Media Player123 without asking. Plus some other things I did not want as well. I know how to be careful and decline receiving extra programs and toolbars! My computer is not even a month old. I uninstalled but there is a trace that was left behind. System Restore could not even remove it. That makes me VERY ANGRY. Looks like CNET isn't worthy of the trust I used to have for it.


    If you want only codecs Forget It. You're get things you don't want and your computer probably can't remove everything that got installed. A VERY SAD DAY for the way CNET manages it's SO CALLED safe downloads. CNET Has become my very last resort for software. What a Shame.I used them for 3 years without a problem.

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