|This site currently handles over 10000 downloads per
day through four servers worldwide.
Due to a lack of donations and the rapid decline of online advertising
we may have to shut down all of our codec and player related sites.
We are asking regular users to consider making a small donation to this site or codec developer sites to make sure development continues
and downloads stay available.
We would also recommend saving the installer just in case the sites do have to shut down.
The Media Player
Codec Pack supports almost every compression and file type used by
modern video and audio files.
The package is simple to install, while also offering advanced settings to
the high end user:
For simple installation select "Easy Installation".
For advanced installation options select "Expert Installation".
A codec is a piece of software on either a device or computer
capable of encoding and/or decoding video and/or audio data from files,
streams and broadcasts. The word Codec is a portmanteau of 'compressor-decompressor'
x265 | h.265 | HEVC | 10bit x264 | x264 | h.264 | AVCHD | AVC | DivX | XviD
MP4 | MPEG4 | MPEG2 and many more.
.bdmv | .evo | .hevc | .mkv | .avi | .flv | .webm | .mp4 | .m4v | .m4a | .ts | .ogm
.ac3 | .dts | .alac | .flac | .ape | .aac | .ogg | .ofr | .mpc | .3gp and many more.
All resolutions upto, and including SD (Standard Definition) 480i, 480p, 576i, 576p, + HD (High Definition) 720i, 720p, 1080i, 1080p, 4k and beyond.
Protected Bluray, AVCHD, HD-DVD, DVD, CD.
* ffdshow DirectShow Video Codec 1.3.4533 x86 & x64.
* LAV Video decoder 0.69 x86 & x64.
* XviD Video (Encoder) Codec v1.3.3.
* x264 Video (Encoder) Codec v43.2694.
* Lagarith Lossless Video (Encoder) Codec v1.3.27 x86 & x64.
* AC3Filter v2.6b AC3/DTS Decoder x86 & x64.
* LAV Audio Decoder 0.69 x86 & x64.
* Sony DSD Decoder 1.0 x86.
* DivX Audio Decoder 4.1 x86.
* DSP-worx Bass Source Filter/Decoder v22.214.171.124 x86.
* Haali Media Splitter/Decoder 126.96.36.199 x86 & x64 - For MP4, MKV, OGM and AVI files.
* LAV Splitter 0.69 x86 & x64.
* xy-VSFilter v188.8.131.52 x86 & x64 - Subtitle Readers.
* CDXA Reader v1.7.10 - Also known as Form 2 Mode 2 CD or XCD x86 & x64.
* Icaros 3.0.0 x86 & x64.
* Media Player Classic Home Cinema 1.7.10 x86 - Selectable by right clicking on any file.
* Disc Handler - For double click playback on BluRay disc icons in Windows Explorer.
* Codec Settings GUI - Allows the user to modify codec, graphics and sound settings.
* Codec Settings UAC (User Account Control) Manager - Copies settings between users.
* Update Checker - Checks for updates once every 7 days (Administrator only).
* Tray Menu - Gives easy access to codec utilities and allows fast audio profile switching.
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