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K-Lite Codec Pack Mega


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 8/14/2019.

The K-Lite Codec Pack is a collection of DirectShow filters, VFW/ACM codecs, and tools.
Codecs and DirectShow filters are needed for encoding and decoding audio and video formats.
The K-Lite Codec Pack is designed as a user-friendly solution for playing all your audio and movie files.
With the K-Lite Codec Pack you should be able to play all the popular audio and video formats and even several less common formats.
======= Notes =======
Same as Full, plus:

ACM and VFW codecs for video encoding/editing
AC3Filter (as alternative choice for LAV and ffdshow audio decoders)
Haali Matroska Muxer

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

C:\> choco install k-litecodecpackmega

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

C:\> choco upgrade k-litecodecpackmega


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'k-litecodecpackmega'
    $installerType = 'exe'
    $url = ''
    $silentArgs = '/VERYSILENT'
    $checksum = 'd2a7f1a6cc8717b1c977a15c9c9dd129'
    $checksumType = 'md5'
    Install-ChocolateyPackage "$packageName" "$installerType" "$silentArgs" "$url"  -Checksum "$checksum" -ChecksumType "$checksumType"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $packageName = 'k-litecodecpackmega'
    $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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  • Codec Guide


Codec Guide


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 15.0.9 4390 Saturday, July 27, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 15.0.4 4118 Tuesday, July 9, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 15.0.0 2497 Tuesday, June 25, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 14.9.8 2958 Wednesday, June 5, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 14.9.4 3497 Sunday, May 5, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 14.9.0 1830 Wednesday, April 24, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 14.8.8 1845 Monday, April 15, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 14.8.4 3481 Wednesday, March 13, 2019 approved
K-Lite Codec Pack Mega 14.7.5 2772 Sunday, February 17, 2019 approved
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