For those of you who don't care about the lack of Windows Media Player, you might - however - care about the inability to use the EVR Renderer in Media Player Classic. If, like me, you were horrified to find the option greyed out when launching MPC, have no fear! A solution has already been discovered Copy evr.dll from %windir%\system32 and %windir%\syswow64 on a Windows 7/8RP 64-bit install to the appropriate folders in your new install, launch an elevated command prompt and run: regsvr32 %windir%\system32\evr.dll regsvr32 %windir%\syswow64\evr.dll Restart/launch MPC, go into options, and you'll find EVR, EVR Custom and EVR Sync all present and accounted for! Enjoy folks UPDATE: I've created a little pack for those without access to the appropriate files; these are from the non-N Enterprise SKU. View attachment 16217 Simply extract the folder and run the appropriate batch file (x86 or x64) as Administrator and you should be good to go!