Downloads of v 15.7.5:


Last Update:

29 Sep 2020

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Codec Guide


k-litecodecpackbasic codec video media player

K-Lite Codec Pack Basic

15.7.5 | Updated: 29 Sep 2020



Downloads of v 15.7.5:



Software Author(s):

  • Codec Guide

K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.7.5

All Checks are Passing

2 Passing Test

Validation Testing Passed

Verification Testing Passed


To install K-Lite Codec Pack Basic, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade K-Lite Codec Pack Basic, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall K-Lite Codec Pack Basic, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade k-litecodecpackbasic -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade k-litecodecpackbasic -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure k-litecodecpackbasic installed
    name: k-litecodecpackbasic
    state: present
    version: 15.7.5
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

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chocolatey_package 'k-litecodecpackbasic' do
  action    :install
  version  '15.7.5'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: k-litecodecpackbasic,
    Version: 15.7.5,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller k-litecodecpackbasic
   Name     = 'k-litecodecpackbasic'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '15.7.5'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'k-litecodecpackbasic':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '15.7.5',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install k-litecodecpackbasic version="15.7.5" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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There are versions of this package awaiting moderation . See the Version History section below.

This package was approved as a trusted package on 30 Sep 2020.


The Basic variant is very small and contains only the bare essentials needed for multimedia playback. Despite its small size, it is still very powerful and allows playback of practically every known audio and video format.

Screenshot MPC-HC

$packageName = 'k-litecodecpackbasic'
$installerType = 'exe'
$url = ''
$checksum = '79f18c1e21851d061e02648bb45285dc'

$checksumType = 'md5'
Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url"  -Checksum "$checksum" -ChecksumType "$checksumType"

$packageName = 'k-litecodecpackbasic'
$fileType = 'exe'
$silentArgs = '/SILENT /NORESTART'

$osBitness = Get-ProcessorBits
if ($osBitness -eq 64) 
  $uninstallString = (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\KLiteCodecPack_is1).UninstallString 
 } else {
  $uninstallString = (Get-ItemProperty HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\KLiteCodecPack_is1).UninstallString

if ($uninstallString -ne "") {
    Uninstall-ChocolateyPackage $packageName $fileType $silentArgs $uninstallString

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.8.0 4 Thursday, October 22, 2020 Waiting for Maintainer
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.7.0 7147 Wednesday, August 26, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.6.8 2823 Saturday, August 15, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.6.5 1937 Saturday, August 8, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.6.0 5032 Sunday, July 12, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.5.6 3227 Saturday, June 27, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.5.0 5549 Saturday, May 30, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.4.8 2078 Friday, May 22, 2020 Approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Basic 15.4.4 8851 Monday, April 6, 2020 Approved

Updated LAV Filters to version 0.74.1-75-gb1db4

This package has no dependencies.

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