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Download K-Lite Codec Pack Standard

The Standard variant of the codec pack is what we recommend for the average user. It contains the advanced player MPC-HC plus all the essential codecs needed for multimedia playback. It is small and powerful.

More information 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 12.2.5 Standard ~ 26.4 MB ~ July 7th 2016


  • Updated MPC-HC to version
  • Updated LAV Filters to version 0.68.1-25-g82c57
  • Updated MadVR to version 0.90.21
  • Updated MediaInfo Lite to version 0.7.87


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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1225_Standard.exe
: 27125 KB
: 6c12a4bfca387672917f9d91fd848f69
SHA256: 96df27714d1afeacb264fd757cbd72c4461f090681578c269a4bfea6e53f2252

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.