Monday, June 24, 2013

Windows 7 Codec Pack 4.0 – Play All Media Files on Windows 8, 7

Windows 7 Codec Pack 4.0 - Play All Media FilesWindows 7 Codec Pack 4.0 is a unique collection of audio and video codecs which helps to play practically all media files. Some of the movies and music files which are downloaded from the internet require several filters and splitters for playback. These codecs are automatically applied to play in Windows Media Player, although the codecs may also helpful for other media players for better media playback.

Two versions of codecs are available – 32 and 64 bit that will work with both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7 and Windows Media Player. As these codecs are important for media compression and decompression, there are various file types which are supported by Windows 7 Codec Pack.

The compression types include x264, h.264, AVC, DivX, MP4, and many more. The file types that are included in the pack are MKV, AVI, FLV, MP4, DTS, OGG, AAC, and others. All resolutions are supported ranging from 1080p (High-Definition) to Standard Definition.

When setting up Windows 7 Codec Pack, you can choose which components are to be installed. There are two installation modes – Easy and Expert, and you may choose one which you want to set out. The installer offers some unnecessary toolbars and attempts to change the default search engine for web browsers. It is recommended to use “Easy Installation” which installs all the necessary video and audio codecs for your operating system. It is advised to restart Windows for making sure that any current codecs or filters are not locked.

Windows 7 Codec Pack 4.0 - Expert Installation

Windows 7 Codec Pack works perfectly and smoothly with almost all video and audio files on your machine, without affecting quality in any way. It works with any media player which is compatible with DirectShow. The new version 4.0 has updated ffdshow versions, LAV filters, and DXVA/Intel Quick Sync detection database.

You can download Windows 7 Codec Pack 4.0 for free which is compatible with Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000, 2003 & 2008 and Windows Media Player 9, 10, 11, & 12 versions.