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What is Win7codecs?

Windows 7 Codecs are provided for free to let you enjoy your media files without causing problems for your system. You should have your system files in their original filenames to use this product. Renaming your system files or using an application such as MCDU might be a conflict with the use of this application. Registry hacks cause your system damage.

Windows 7 Codecs support MKV playback including thumbnail. You can use any media player. Hi10p/10bit and H264/AVC codecs are activated by default. It supports and enables MPC, OFR, AMR, DivX, MKA, APE, EVO, FLAC, FLV, M4B, OGG, OGV, RMVB, OGM, XVID files. These formats can be queued to Windows Media Player Playlist by right-clicking.

Shark Windows 7 Codecs pack features full-color thumbnails including 10bit MKVs and FLVs and allows you to choose at which point/percentage to grab the thumbnail, preview pane for newly enabled files like FLV and MKV, displaying explorer properties for non-native files like FLV and MKV, built-in update notification, use of PDVD12 decoders for 32bit LiveTV, use of Xbox360 as extenders for playing MKV files, single-click setup of bitstreamed audio, MOD playback, playback of M4A files with ALAC, playlist creation for Media Center, built-in Win7DSFilterTweaker and Enable/Disable codecs.

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Last updated: : October 24, 2012