Download the HEVC Video Extension as well as the HEIF Image Extension here. This will allow you to view HEVC videos (.HEIC ) and HEIF Image (.HEIF). There is also the .HEVC files in Media Players which we also have here. Each will have its own installation process. The HEVC is the latest picture format, which is the HEIF image format which is much better than the JPEG format.
Download the MPC-HC media player. This MPC-HC is the upgrade of the media classic player which is no longer developed. This is the media player classic home cinema edition. There are a number of difference between the two. None the less you can download the classic player below which is the home cinema edition. This is commonalty referred to as the MPC-HC player.
The Codec Sniper is a small but very powerful program which will fix any of your codec install problems. If you cannot find a codec due to corruption or any other error then this will correct the problem. This will assist you to fix your computer when there are codec issues.
The Codec Tweak Tool is a software tool used to fix any broken associations on your computer with regards to your codecs. The tool will fix most problems. The tool will scan your registry to detect and if needed remove broken references to codecs and filters
The Haali Media Splitter is is part of the K-Lite Codec Pack on this website and is a DirectShow splitter for .mkv (Matroska), .mp4, .ogg/.ogm, .avi and MPEG TS video files. The Haali Media Splitter has the full support for most Matroska files.
The CoreWavPack is a set of DirectShow filters which are divided into the following – WavPackDSDecoder.ax & WavPackDSSplitter.ax – these have been created to support the WavPack Audio Codec. See the K-Lite codec pack for more codec files.
Download the madFLAC is a very popular DirectShow decoder and filter for the FLAC files on your computer. It should also work with any of the FLAC files you have with excellent results. Many have complained that it does not work but follow the simple instructions.
DScaler5 is used mainly for television deinterlacing. Unlike most existing software for use with TV cards, DScaler implements sophisticated deinterlacing algorithms. Using such algorithms makes sure that each kind of video source is handled a different way. It provides the user with a level of image quality unknown to PC owners until now.
This Windows Movie Maker 2.6 is a video editor for Microsoft Vista for those who have Vista and cannot run it without errors. Click on your start menu in Windows, Click programs and Windows Movie Maker. If it loads you don’t need this.
The LAV Filters which was formerly known as the LAVFSplitter is a multiformat media splitter which has always used the libavformat codec which is from the the demuxing from the ffmpeg project to demux all sorts of movie files such as MKV/WebM, AVI, MP4/MOV, FLV, OGG and others.
Download the FFDShow Video Codec here. The FFDShow codec is a DirectShow filter used mainly for the decompression of DivX, XviD, H.264, FLV1, WMV, MPEG-1 and other files such as the MPEG-2, MPEG-4 movie files. The FFDShow also uses the libavcodec which is a codec from the ffmpeg project for video decompression.
While VLC has always held the title of my preferred media player, I must admit that FF Player is a strong contender. It swiftly and reliably handles a diverse array of audio and video files. While it may not be packed with advanced functionalities, it shines in its compatibility with an extensive range of formats, provided you have DirectX codecs installed.
The BSPlayer has consistently excelled in user-friendliness and technical excellence. Your firsthand experience underscores the validity of these assertions. Remarkably, the BS.Player possesses a singular, uncomplicated advantage—it operates flawlessly. Moreover, it optimizes processor and RAM utilization proficiently, allowing even those with somewhat less capable computers to relish top-tier video playback and impeccable audio quality.
Xiph.org Directshow Filters are designed for Ogg Vorbis, Speex, Theora, FLAC, and WebM. The main goal of this project is to offer the most comprehensive support for Xiph.org codecs on Windows and DirectShow. This package covers everything you need, including tools to decode and encode all Xiph.org formats, including Annodex.
The is XviD Codec also known as the Koepis Xvid Codec. The XviD codec, which is essentially an MPEG-4 video codec, distinguishes itself as an open-source research project. It places a strong emphasis on video compression and operates as a collaborative development endeavor.
The ASF Codec and MPEG-4 is explained and you can download it below. The Microsoft MPEG-4 V1/2/3 VKI Codec, designed for ASF files, comes with a new feature called scene change detection. To set it up, just extract all the files to a folder, and then right-click on the .INF file to install it.
Alparysoft Lossless Video Codec has been meticulously designed with a focus on lossless video compression. Employing innovative techniques, this codec achieves compression rates ranging from 1.2 to 1.5 times better than the popular HuffYUV codec.
aFreeCodecVT serves as a valuable tool for determining the necessary audio and video codecs required to play AVI videos effectively. This tool not only identifies the missing codecs but also provides valuable resources and download links to acquire them. While putting aFreeCodecVT to the test with five AVI files, I observed some noteworthy aspects that set it apart from similar tools like Media Info, Video Inspector, and GSpot.