After an easy and straightforward installation process, you will be able to play Audio CDs, DVDs, (S)VCDs and XCDs, plus a variety of formats such as 3GP, AAC, AC3, APE, AVI, DivX, 3ivx, DAT, h.264, x264, AVC, Nero Digital, DTS, FLV, FLAC, HD-MOV, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, M4A, MPC, MP3, MP4, MO3, MOD, MKV/MKA, MTM, OFR, TTA, OGG/OGM, S3M, Vorbis, VOB, WavPack, ATRAC3, XviD, XM, WV, UMX and so on. You can either use your favorite media player or Media Player Classic, which is included in the codec pack.
Windows Essentials Codec Pack makes it possible to play about 99% of multimedia formats due to the tools it includes: codecs, filters and splitters.
The components of this pack are APE Source Filter, AC3 filter, AVI Splitter, CDDA Reader Filter, CDXA Reader Filter, CoreAAC Filter, CoreFlac Filter, CoreFlac Decoder, FFDShow, FLV Splitter, OGG Splitter, GPL MPEG-1/2 Decoder, MOD Source Filter, MPEG Splitter, MPV Decoder, MPA Splitter, MPC Source Filter, MP4 Splitter, Matroska Splitter, OFR Source Filter, RealMedia Splitter, SHOUTcast Source Filter, WV Splitter / Decoder and VobSub Filter.
The Windows Essentials Codec Pack is constantly updated, and its last updates include a 64-bit version, improved subtitle rendering, support for DTS-HD and Dolby TrueHD bitstreaming and a new H.264 encoder.
Windows Essentials Codec Pack is recommended to all users; it is a compact and easy to install tool that will help you watch and listen to your favorite contents, no matter what their format is.
Using this codec pack you will be able to play almost and audio or video file on your Windows computer and you will be provided with the latest encoding/decoding tools due to the application’s Update Service.