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Download K-Lite Codec Pack Basic

The Basic variant is very small and contains only the bare essentials needed for multimedia playback. Despite its small size, it is still very powerful and allows playback of practically every audio and video format.

More details about this variant of the codec pack can be found on the contents and changelog pages.

Detailed differences between the four variants of the codec pack can be found on the comparison of abilities and comparison of contents pages.

Version 11.3.0 Basic ~ 12.3 MB ~ July 21st 2015


  • Updated Codec Tweak Tool to version 5.9.9
  • The 32-bit and 64-bit versions of LAV Filters now share their settings.
  • Added option to only install 64-bit codecs. Visible only in Expert install mode.


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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1130_Basic.exe
Size: 12672 KB
MD5: e847827233d5fc3b7aff84b0436a2287
SHA256: 985a0b81ecbe3b054fe4e4e251ca294a0d2fbc6b01617d7c4cc5d94f515cf90c


Since version 10.0.0 this package contains both 32-bit and 64-bit codecs. It is no longer necessary to install 64-bit codecs separately.

Old versions

Download links for old versions of the K-Lite Codec Pack can be found HERE.