The K-Lite Codec Pack is a collection of DirectShow filters, VFW/ACM codecs, & tools. Codecs & DirectShow filters are needed for encoding & decoding audio & video formats. The K-Lite Codec Pack is designed as a user-friendly solution for playing all your audio & movie files.
With the K-Lite Codec Pack you should be able to play all the popular audio & video formats & even several less common formats.
It is updated frequently. So it is always up-to-date with the newest and/or best components.
All components have been carefully selected for specific purposes. It is not a random bunch of stuff thrown together.
It is user-friendly & easy to use.
The installation is fully customizable, meaning that you are able to install those components that you need.
The customization abilities even go beyond the component level. Some components are able to handle multiple formats. You can specify exactly which components should handle which formats. The pack can thus be fully tweaked to your own specific needs & preferences.
Uninstallation removes everything that was installed by the pack. Including all registry keys.
It is easy to make a fully customized unattended installation with the integrated wizard.
It does not contain any bad, buggy or unstable codecs.
The K-Lite Codec Pack has a couple of major advantages compared to other codec packs: