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LAV Filters 0.72.0

Open-Source DirectShow Media Splitter and Decoders

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LAV Filters offers you with a complex package comprising a multi format media splitter, an audio decoder and a video decoding application. Intuitively named LAV Splitter, LAV Audio or LAV Video, there components are working together in order to enable the playback of any file format in a DirectShow compliant player.

Based on the FFmpeg package and its embedded libraries (libavcodec - audio and video codec library and libavformat), this program aims to offer you with an easy way to overcome any compatibility problems that might happen.

LAV Splitter aims to offer to users with a tool dedicated to demuxing numerous kinds of media files into their elemental streams and granting the playback of Blu-Ray discs on your computer, while LAV Audio or LAV Video are strong decoders with support for more file formats, basically all the file kinds that are compatible with FFMpeg (AC3, AAC, E-AC3, MP1/2/3, DTS, TrueHD, FLV, MOV, Matroska/WebM, MPEG-TS/PS, MP4, AVI, OGG and many more).

After a short installation process during which you are prompted to chose the file formats that every component should be the source filter, every codec can be adjusted using the 'Properties' section. The window for every item contains settings that are developed for advanced users.

LAV Splitter is capable to demux sub-streams and comes with complex subtitle handling options. It is able of choosing streams based on the quality, language and type (for instance, it can shift to streams dedicated to visually or hearing impaired users).


  • Includes lots of useful and powerful utilities.
  • Supports a wide range of video formats.
Name LAV Filters
Version 0.72.0
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage LAV Filters
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 5
All Time Downloads 3,173
Filename LAVFilters-0.72-Installer.exe
Filesize 10.2MB
MD5 Checksum 2C31CCC10D42FF79E3470CAE12BF597A
OS Support Windows All
Category Utilities

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Old Versions

Software Date Added
LAV Filters 0.72.0 June 29, 2018 - Latest Version
LAV Filters 0.70.0 June 20, 2017
LAV Filters 0.68.1 May 10, 2016
LAV Filters 0.67 November 17, 2015
LAV Filters 0.64 February 16, 2015

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