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Latest update

K-Lite Codec Pack 12.2.6 Update

Monday July 11th 2016

An update pack is available. It contains a newer versions of MPC-HC, LAV Filters, MadVR, and MediaInfo. Download.

News

Adobe Flash Player 22.0.0.210

Saturday July 16th 2016

A new version of the Flash browser plugin has been released.

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Nvidia GeForce 368.81 WHQL

Thursday July 14th 2016

A new Nvidia graphics driver is available.

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AMD Radeon Crimson 16.7.2

Thursday July 14th 2016

A new AMD graphics driver is available.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 12.2.5

Thursday July 7th 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 12.2.2

Thursday June 23rd 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 12.1.5

Tuesday May 24th 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 12.1.0

Monday April 18th 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 12.0.5

Tuesday March 22nd 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 12.0.1

Wednesday March 2nd 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 11.9.6

Friday February 19th 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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K-Lite Codec Pack 11.9.0

Friday January 29th 2016

A new version of the codec pack has been released.

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HEVC codec

The K-Lite Codec Pack provides full decoding support for the new HEVC video format (also known as H.265). It even has DXVA2 hardware acceleration in combination with modern graphics cards such as the AMD Fury/Nano, NVIDIA GTX 960, and NVIDIA GTX 1080.

User Reviews

"This pack is great. It gives super smooth playback of my x264 mkv videos."

"I have been using this since forever. It's the best pack available. No doubt about that."

"Plays everything I throw at it."

"With this I am finally able to play Flash FLV and Matroska files."

"I have tried everything. K-Lite, CCCP, shark007 codecs, and more. K-Lite is a clear winner."

"The Codec Tweak Tool fixed all my codec problems. I love it."

"Works great on my Windows 7 x64 with WMP and Media Center."

"It even supports Hi10p. Awesome!"

"Video quality is amazing with madVR."

"Fan-fucking-tastic!"

"I use it on my HTPC to watch 4k video on my ultrahd TV."

Polls

Which improvement would you like to see next in the K-Lite Codec Pack?
More flexible backup/restore of settings in CTT
Ability to backup/restore Win7DSFilterTweaker settings
Alternative icon set for MPC-HC file associations
More help and documentation
Add XySubFilter
Add ReClock
Something else
It is perfect already!
  
How often do you update your codecs?
Every time a new major or minor version is available (~once per week)
Every time a new major version is available (~once per month)
Once per 3 months
Once per 6 months
Once per year
Only when I have a problem