How to play AMR files?

First of all, get the QuickTime Player; yep, nobody loves it, but we can't play the files without their wonderful codecs.


Then, in order to Play the AMR files using Winamp:

Download and install MediaLooks QuickTime DirectShow Source Filter.

It is a DirectShow filter, so, after installation, run:


And double-click the Nullsoft DirectShow Decoder in order to pull up it's settings dialog.

Play the AMR files using Winamp

Click on Configure button and add ;AMR to the extension list.

Play the files using Windows Media Player

Download and install River Past QuickTime DirectShow Filter for WMP.

Reviews & Comments
on 27 January 2018
Diaeus made an .amr-plugin for Winamp - put it in Winamps Plugin-folder, and heypresto:
on 02 August 2014
Very good advice, it resolved my problems with winamp instead of horrid quick time player! Now I can enjoy my list :-)!