Vista Codec Package 5.8.6Â will automatically remove most other popular codec packs from your computer before installing this concise yet comprehensive windows media center setup package. You won’t need to make any adjustments or tweaks to enjoy your windows media center content immediately. Windows Media Player and Vista Media Center will instantly recognize all your files as playable.
It does not contain a media player and it does not associate file-types. With the vista codec package installed you will be able to use any media player, limited only by the players’ capabilities, to play all movies and video clips. Streaming video is supported in several formats in all popular web browsers. Users of Windows Vista Codec Package have the ability to choose what is installed and where to install it using the public redistributable. After installation you can select to remove specific portions without removing the entire codec package. You can also re-add the removed items at any time.
The Vista Codec Package is also compatible with all versions of Windows XP.