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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 13.2.4 Basic ~ 13.9 MB ~ June 5th 2017


  • Updated LAV Filters to version 0.69-87-gbc701
  • NOTE: now requires a CPU that supports SSE2


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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1324_Basic.exe
Size: 14270 KB
MD5: b545197cf083a993a2009ad2317d6e91
SHA256: 68505e3b642ab2d3f6d0e7d9166f21a0cc15b0c8bc2ff976dfb6f42a1dcafb18

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.