Lately I’ve been listening to some MP3 songs on my corporate laptop. Today I noticed that the library of Windows Media Player (WM Player) was getting pretty big. I don’t want my corporate laptop to contain a lot of information about my music. So I was looking for a “clear” button or menu item but didn’t find any. Because I don’t usually use WM Player as an MP3 player, I don’t really know all the features and options. Let’s go and take a look.

Quick solution

If you want to delete the entries in the library, close your WM player and navigate to “C:\Documents and Settings\YourUserNameGoesHere\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Media Player”. Found it? Close your WM Player. Now delete all the files in the folder! Restart WM Player and you’ll see that the library is empty.

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