Codecs make audio and video playbacks possible in the computer. However, installing too many codecs can slow down one’s computer.X Codec Pack is an application that allows users to download codecs that are most often used in one’s computer. It contains relevant codecs to play the most common types of audio and movie files. The pack also comes with the updates and fixes, including an update for the answer file creator to enable the software to install without human supervision. This means that the codecs from X Codec Pack are installed and configured automatically.
The other features of the X Codec Pack include the following:
• It includes MediaInfo, a tool that enables users to view detailed information about installed codec files
• The pack comes with Windows Media Player Classic – Home Cinema, which is one of the most commonly used media players for viewing movies on the computer. If used as the default player, all video files will be associated with Windows Media Player Classic for immediate playback.
• Installation involves a straightforward setup.
X Codec Pack is a collection of basic codecs meant for use by novice computer users and professionals who require fundamental codecs for essential purposes.