Although Windows Vista is a huge improvement on Windows XP, sometimes when you try to play multimedia files on your computer you can still have either sound problems or video problems. This is common for Windows XP users because this operating system does not come with all the necessary codec’s needed to play these files.
With this Vista Codec pack it includes codec’s to enable all types of multimedia files to be played on your computer. After installing this codec you will not have any further problems.
In fact With this package installed you will be able to use any media player (limited by the players capabilities) to play DVD’s, movies and video clips such as quicktime, realmedia, avi, mpeg, Flv, swf, wmv, etc. Streaming video is supported in most web browsers. By default you shouldn’t need to make any adjustments to enjoy your media content immediately.
This codec pack has been tested for compatibility and performance and only includes codec that are essential for a full Windows Vista media experience.
This Vista codec is totally free, legally put together, and free of spyware and viruses.