Microsoft Camera Codec Pack comes in two versions, 32-bit and 64-bit (MicrosoftCodecPack_x86.msi, respectively MicrosoftCodecPack_amd64.msi).
This tool offers support for a very wide variety of device formats, such as those used by the following types of camera: Canon, Casio, Epson, Fujifilm, Kodak, Kodak Minolta, Leica, Nikon, Olypmus, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung and Sony.
By using this application, you can be sure you can work with a wide variety of RAW image formats.
In order to deploy Microsoft Camera Codec Pack to your computer, you need to have Windows 7 or Windows Vista Service Pack 2. Other requirements are an Intel Pentium 4 processor equivalent or higher, at least 1 GB of RAM or higher and a minimum resolution of 1024 × 576.
The installation process is very fast and easy, you just need to click the Download button, and click Continue or Allow.
This codec pack is part of the free Windows Essentials programs which offer you all the tools you need for a great multimedia experience.
Microsoft Camera Codec Pack has all it takes to please a passionate camera user regardless of their type of device and computer; RAW camera file formats will never be a problem anymore, and device-specific files will integrate perfectly within the Windows Live Photo Gallery.
Additionally, you will be able to view RAW camera files, too.