Once Windows is up and running again, test that you can play FLAC files.
Windows Media Player 12 should already be associated with files ending in so double clicking on a file should automatically bring up WMP.
The tool will check your MKV file and report if you have the right Direct Show decoder filters installed or not, and point you to the right place where you can obtain the necessary filters, in case they are missing.
If your files still dont play, you are likely facing a problem with your Direct Show installation ( too many filters installed ).
For advanced installation options select "Detailed Installation".
A codec is a piece of software on either a device or computer capable of encoding and/or decoding video and/or audio data from files, streams and broadcasts. ● Lagarith Video (Encoder) Codec v1.3.27 x86 & x64. ● Div X Audio Decoder 4.1 ● Lame MP3 v3.99.5 ACM Encoder/Decoder Codec.
So watch out, do you prefer the functions in the latest Windows Media Player or its earlier versions?
Typical examples are all codecs of Real Networks Inc.
( Realvideo, Realaudio, RV 9, RV 10 ) and ON2 ( VP 4, VP 5, VP 6 ).
All these formats can be stored fine in MKV files, but for playback it is necessary to have the right decoders installed on your PC.
To help all our users to identify the codecs that were used in their MKV files, especially in case when the matroska full pack will not provide the right decoders and the files wont play, we provide a new tool called .