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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 11.9.0 Basic ~ 13.3 MB ~ January 29th 2016


  • Updated LAV Filters to version 0.67-69-g71fa8
  • Updated Codec Tweak Tool to version 6.0.4


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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1190_Basic.exe
Size: 13628 KB
MD5: 8f115801442862c60e73f53d68a55f21
SHA256: 552d63cccc71d7768d520b0e90d360f992ceeac4a593bcd1e5d8f73e452777c0

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


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.