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K-Lite Codec Pack Comments

Care on installation: Contains unwanted third party software

Negative Comment by Kissaki
about K-Lite Codec Pack Aug 2016

Be careful when installing.
After component selection and configuration, you are offered third party software you do not want.


Just awesome.

Positive Comment by Zebignasty
about K-Lite Codec Pack Jun 2011

Never had problem with this pack. 5 years i'm using it and installed of hundred of PC's. Just awesome.


Ultimate compatibility!

Positive Comment by leedsunited92
about K-Lite Codec Pack Jun 2011

Try the K-lite mega codec pack for the ultimate compatibility!