Cole2k Media Codec Pack Standard is easy to use and during installation, it takes care of any possible conflicts.
Its main components are the FFDShow Video Codec Build, CoreAVC, On2 Technologies VP6 and VP7 Video (Decoder) Codec, Flash Video Splitter, InterVideo Video Filter, CyberLink DVD Video/SP Filter and AC3Filter.
Additionally, Cole2k Media Codec Pack Standard also contains AVI - AC3/DTS Converter + DTS/AC3 Source Filter, Core AAC Playback Filter + AAC Parser Filter, Core Vorbis Playback Filter + OGG Splitter, RadLight OFR Playback Filter, Sony ATRAC3 0.98 ACM Codec also known as MDLP2, DSP-worx Bass source filter, Haali Media Splitter, 4Front Headphones plugin 1.0c For Windows Media Player 9.0+, VSFilter 2.37 (Non Unicode) and XCD Filter.
The advanced version of this codec pack, just like the standard one, offers to deploy additional software to your computer, so you may want to pay attention during installation process. Advanced users can choose a customized installation, which allows them to choose exactly what components to install.
Cole2k Media Codec Pack Advanced decodes and plays almost any media format you throw at it, due to its extra components: InterVideo Video Filter, ffdshow Video Codec, XviD Video (Encoder) Codec, LAV Video Codec, Lagarith Lossless Video (Encoder) Codec, Lame MP3 3.98.2 ACM Codec, DSP-worx Bass source filter, CDXA Reader and many others.
Cole2k Media Codec Pack Standard and Advanced are comprehensive codec packs, which ensure optimal playback for almost any multimedia content; they are easy to install and you don’t have to be an expert to deploy them to your computer, since they resolve conflicts automatically.
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The Standard pack is dedicated to the average user, while the Advanced version has more codecs and extra tools for encoders.