Vista Codec Pack
With Vista Codec Package installed, you wont need to install any other codec or filter. Many user suggested default settings are implemented. It does not contain a media player. It does not associates file types. With this package installed you will be able to use any media player (limited only by the players capabilities) to play DVDs, movies and video clips of any format.
Streaming video real and quicktime is supported in web browsers. Visit the homepage to get a 64bitAddon which enables xvid, divx and DVD playback in Vistas Media Center.
Vista Codec Package does not associates filetypes. With this package installed you will be able to use any media player (limited by the players capabilities) to play DVDs, movies and video clips such as quicktime, realmedia, avi, mpeg, Flv, swf, wmv, etc. Streaming video is supported in most web browsers. By default you shouldnt need to make any adjustments to enjoy your media content immediately.
Users have the ability to choose what is installed using the public redistributable and after an unattended install, you can select to remove specific portions without removing the entire package. Future releases will recognize previous releases and perform upgrade installations.
Changes in version 4.4.9 on August 24, 2007:
- add install support for Finnish
- Update AC3Filter to 1.46
- Update ffdshow components to 1437
- fix VCD playback in Vista Ultimate/Premium
- support MOV files from cameras
- fix Adobe flash requiring re-install
- change VobSub default to 2.33
- improve mkv and avi playback for some