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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 known 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 14.1.5 Basic ~ 14.1 MB ~ May 2nd 2018

Changelog:

  • Updated LAV Filters to version 0.71-34-g7a473
  • Updated Codec Tweak Tool to version 6.3.0
  • Windows XP is not supported anymore. XP users should use version 13.8.3 of the codec pack. Download link for that is at bottom of this page.

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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1415_Basic.exe
Size: 14427 KB
MD5: 2c3807d5047e5e0851fa883ef4db95e7
SHA256: d29519cd89ff3e2f357af44d42f8f2907d852636faf82ed746bf6b4fb20785b6

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.

Windows XP

The last version that is compatible with Windows XP SP3 is version 13.8.3:

Version 13.8.3 Basic ~ 17.5 MB ~ April 11th 2018

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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1383_Basic.exe
Size: 17946 KB
MD5: 33b1da7cf69bb320777c29d926eb81ec
SHA256: 5cb31ddfb2e5d90b5dd1055bf2f63ca88395e65492030ecbaa18e30a18748daa

Old versions

Download links for old versions of the K-Lite Codec Pack can be found HERE.