Is it safe to uninstall Windows Live Essentials

Can I uninstall Windows Live Messenger from an XP machine without causing any problems to my computer?  The program is called Windows Live Essentials & in it is the following:
Windows Live Messenger
Photo Gallery
Call
Family safety
Mail
Writer
 
Since it was installed we can not open or send pictures & we get POP3 error messages.
ehope1Asked:
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ry_berkCommented:
Yes, it is safe to do so.

Just note that some features that are associated with these programs can be taken away from other programs you may install in the future.

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fbcbloodcenterCommented:
Yes, it is safe to uninstall this program. XP should not be damaged by removing Live Essentials
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ehope1Author Commented:
Thank you both!
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AnnOminousCommented:
You might want to install Microsoft Security Essentials to make sure that you still have AV coverage.
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