Useful guides and tutorials related to codecs and multimedia.
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How to Play HEVC/H.265 Files with PotPlayer

14 Jun 2024
1215
If you have a video file encoded in H.265 and want to play it using PotPlayer, here's how you can do it.
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Playing Xvid Files on VLC Player

8 Jun 2024
2116
Guide to Playing Xvid Files on VLC Player.
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How to Turn On Spatial Sound in Windows

19 May 2024
1533
Spatial sound enhances your audio experience by providing a more immersive and three-dimensional soundscape.
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MPEG Video Standards Explained: MPEG-1, MPEG-2, and MPEG-4

6 May 2024
2024
Are you confused about MPEG video standards? Wondering what the differences are between MPEG-1, MPEG-2, and MPEG-4?
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Navigating HEVC Video Extensions for Windows

15 Apr 2024
4723
For Windows users, the landscape can be particularly nuanced, with multiple options available to unlock HEVC playback capabilities.
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Solving Audio Issues on WhatsApp and Understanding Opus Codec

13 Apr 2024
2804
Experience audio playback issues on WhatsApp Desktop (from Microsoft Store)? Discover the solutions to ensure seamless audio communication with friends and family.
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Is AVC/H.264 Making Way for New Video Encoding Stars?

8 Apr 2024
1614
For ages, AVC/H.264 has stood as the undefeated champion, ruling the pixelated kingdom with its unmatched compression skills.
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A Quick Guide to Fast Convert HEIC Files with XnConvert

1 Apr 2024
1731
In this guide, we'll walk you through the simple steps to convert HEIC files using XnConvert.
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Understanding the Differences Between AAC, AAC-LC, and AAC-HE

17 Mar 2024
2657
Understanding these differences can help you make informed choices when selecting audio formats.
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A Quick Guide for Installing Foobar2000 Components

15 Mar 2024
1997
If you're new to Foobar2000 or looking to explore its potential further, installing components is a straightforward process that can unlock a world of possibilities.
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How to play FLAC files in Windows Media Player

12 Mar 2024
2039
By following these steps, you can easily play FLAC files in Windows Media Player 12 and enhance your overall media playback experience.
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How Codecs Work - What Happens Behind the Scenes?

26 Feb 2024
1319
Are you ever curious about the magic that happens behind the scenes when you hit play on your favorite video?
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Improving Your Video Experience with AV1 Decoding

21 Feb 2024
1936
With AV1 decoding, you can take your video streaming experience to the next level. It's easy to get started!
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Making Media Work: What You Need to Know About Media Foundation

12 Feb 2024
2791
Media Foundation, crafted by Microsoft, is the cornerstone of seamless media playback across a spectrum of Windows operating systems.
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HALAC and HALIC: Lossless Audio and Images for Everyone!

5 Feb 2024
1943
HALAC serves as the VIP section for your digital music, while HALIC caters to your images.
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How to Create Opus Files with MediaHuman Audio Converter

3 Feb 2024
1933
Learn to effortlessly convert audio files to Opus format using MediaHuman Audio Converter.
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Simplify Your Video Subtitling with VidCoder

30 Jan 2024
1365
VidCoder makes adding subtitles to your videos super easy!
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Downloadable & External Guides

28 Nov 2023
41461
A list of multimedia related guides, available for download; and links to other external resources.
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How to Stream Videos with MPC-HC

18 Nov 2023
7123
Enrich your media experience by streaming and downloading online videos directly through MPC-HC.
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Video Encoding Wars: StaxRip vs HandBrake

2 Sep 2023
3276
Both tools are crafted for converting videos from one format to another, but they offer distinct features, capabilities, and user interfaces.