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StarCodec

StarCodec 20161017

StarCodec is a codec pack, an installer of codecs for playing media files, which is distributed for free. StarCodec provide a convenient and stable media environment by including stable and excellent codecs.

Security Notice: We've detected that StarCodec's installer might attempt to bundle third-party software. Our software team has compiled a list of clean alternatives you can try instead. You can still download StarCodec but we suggest to proceed with caution and select the "Custom" installation option to identify any potential unwanted software.
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Windows
Freeware
24.1 MB
933
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Feature:

  • Video codec: DivX, XviD, H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MJPEG, WebM...
  • Audio codec: MP3, OGG, AC3, DTS, AAC, FLAC...
  • In addition: Subtitle support, AVI/MP4/MKV/MOV/FLV/RM support, FourCC Changer, MediaInfo...

System requirements:

  • Windows XP or higher(Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8)
  • DirectX 7 or higher recommended
  • Windows Media Player 7 or higher recommended

Cautions:

  • If you already have installed another codec pack in the system, it may cause a crash. So you had better uninstall it before installation.
  • Normal installation type with selecting necessary codecs is recommended. Full installation type with unnecessary codecs may cause a crash.

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