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K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 16.1.2

A collection of DirectShow filters and other useful tools

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K-Lite Mega Codec Pack screenshotThe K-Lite Codec Pack is a set of DirectShow filters, VFW and ACM codecs. Codecs and DirectShow filters are required for encoding and decoding video and audio files. The K-Lite Codec Pack was created as an easy to use and reliable software solution for playing all your movie and audio files. With the K-Lite Codec you are able to play all the famous video and audio formats and even less known formats.

General features:

- User friendly and very easy to use.
- Updated frequently. So it is always up-to-date with the best and newest components.
- An immediate experience for new users, while offering many options for advanced users to tweak things.
- All included components have been meticulously selected by experts.
- You can configure your preferred splitters and decoders for many formats.
- Works great with Media Center and Windows Media Player. But also with other popular DirectShow players like ZoomPlayer, Media Player Classic, PotPlayer, KMPlayer, GOM Player.
- It bundles everything you need to play all your files.
- This pack has a large user base. Meaning that problems are found and fixed quickly.

Features in comparison to other codec packs:

- Works on all versions of Microsoft Windows from XP up to Microsoft Windows 10. The smart installer automatically accommodates itself based on your version of Microsoft Windows. It also accommodates itself based on what other codecs you are already using.
- Contains 32-bit and 64-bit codecs.
- This tool is capable to find damaged codecs and DirectShow filters on your system, and will try to fix those problems.
- Installation process is fully customizable. Install the components you need.
- With the integrated wizard you can make a fully and customized unattended installation process.
- The bundle has a lot of options, which allows you to adjust it to your own needs and preferences.
- Cleans up other codecs installed on your PC. The installer is capable to detect and delete over 100 different codecs and filters.
- Different variants of this pack are available. You can choose the one that suits your needs.
- The pack bundles special blacklists. These blacklists are used to bypass compatibility problems with specific applications or games. This pack is often suggested because its qualities to resolve problems and for ensuring the optimal compatibility.


  • Packs all the codecs and filters, allowing you to play any type of audio and video file.
  • The package gets automatically updated whenever a new codec or filter is published.


  • The inexperienced users might find the settings complicated to adjust.
  • Might be a little bit slow in playing and opening some video file formats.
Name K-Lite Mega Codec Pack
Version 16.1.2
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage K-Lite Mega Codec Pack
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 8
All Time Downloads 91,454
Filename K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1612_Mega.exe
Filesize 58.4MB
MD5 Checksum C97690FDD3B86C4694B21BFC1295DB44
OS Support Windows All
Category Audio & Video

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Old Versions

Software Date Added
K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 16.1.2 April 20, 2021 - Latest Version
K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 15.4.7 Beta May 07, 2020
K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 15.4.5 Beta April 24, 2020
K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 15.4.4 April 08, 2020
K-Lite Mega Codec Pack 14.5.5 November 13, 2018

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