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Download K-Lite Codec Pack Standard

The Standard variant of the codec pack is what we recommend for the average user. It contains the advanced player MPC-HC plus all the essential codecs needed for multimedia playback. It is small and powerful.

More information about this variant of the codec pack can be found on its contents and changelog pages.

Detailed differences between the four variants of the codec pack can be found on the comparison of abilities and comparison of contents pages. The other variants are: Basic, Full, and Mega.

Version 14.2.5 Standard ~ 39.7 MB ~ June 17th 2018


  • Updated MPC-HC to version
  • Updated LAV Filters to version 0.71-56-gdf34d
  • Updated Icaros to version 3.1.0 b2
  • Windows XP is not supported anymore. XP users should use version 13.8.4 of the codec pack. Download link for that is at bottom of this page.


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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1425_Standard.exe
: 40713 KB
: 46ad39ffd08ad7311f141aebe890a88c
SHA256: 6197515d7b279228c64aa2fd8ad9634e7e93e2a26d1484243c421cd890fc5923

Genuine K-Lite files always have the exact same filename, size and hashes as indicated above. Do not install downloaded files that have different values.

Windows XP

The last version that is compatible with Windows XP SP3 is version 13.8.4:

Version 13.8.4 Standard ~ 47.0 MB ~ May 31st 2018

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Filename: K-Lite_Codec_Pack_1384_Standard.exe
: 48143 KB
: a7aae81dd7377c3078301628427eee15
SHA256: cbadad1270187c392520776d354cd7abe31da6f14772e81bd2406039aeac8452

Old versions

Download links for old versions of the K-Lite Codec Pack can be found HERE.