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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 13.1.0 Basic ~ 13.6 MB ~ April 14th 2017


  • Updated LAV Filters to version 0.69-20-g11926
  • Updated Icaros to version 3.0.2 b2


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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1310_Basic.exe
Size: 13964 KB
MD5: 76b82fd24f9707d812a0083d95afd1b5
SHA256: b65977c186a5f2dffb4fe8b0e57850efb9f2207ae168368bddd9976a12d80e3f

Genuine K-Lite files always have the exact same filename, size and hashes as indicated above. Do not install downloaded files that have different values.


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.