Software that can be used as an alternative to Windows Essentials Codec Pack:
  • 1502 votes

    K-Lite Codec Pack is a collection of codecs, DirectShow filters and tools.

    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 154 votes

    The Media Player Codec Pack supports almost every compression and file type used by modern video and audio files.

    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 33 votes

    x264 is a free library for encoding H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video streams.

    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 9 votes

    One of the most advanced codec packs with essential codecs to play many popular media formats.

    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 13 votes

    You will no longer be restricted to using a specific player.

    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 31 votes

    X Codec Pack is one of the most complete codec packs which helps you to play all major audio and video formats.

    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 5/5
    1 votes
    Complete, powerful and reliable compilation package of various audio and video codecs.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)