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    • Discontinued The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.70a, released on 22 February 2007, can be still downloaded from the official website.
    • Displays all the info of an audio/video file that mediainfo displays AFAIK RaizAug 2015 Disagree   Agree
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    • You get less data but the most important. Guest • Jul 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    GUI for MediaInfo, an open source tool for displaying technical information about media files.

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    VideoInspector is a tool designed to provide you with as much information as possible about your video files. With VideoInspector you'll know why your video files...

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    Media Inspector

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MediaInfo Comments

Warning. Do not download beyond version 0.7.60

Comment by EchoSeven
about MediaInfo · Sep 2013 · Helpful Not helpful

scan from virustotal at 2013-09-15 04:33:09 UTC

MediaInfo 0.7.64

SHA256: fbc685cdfe89d63c30279f70905260a7537db4f461d037633da082b67390bea3
SHA1: dada7dbce6fcd7abcdf10f6d10be5d1373f8e624
MD5: c7379ab2a44990f80cc73f0a523b9623
File size: 4.3 MB ( 4499008 bytes )
File name: MediaInfo_GUI_0.7.64_Windows.exe
File type: Win32 EXE
Detection ratio: 2 / 46

Which is recognized to be OpenCandy. thus making you a definite target for ads. And potentially more dangerous types of malware.

link to scan of the latest MediaInfo at virustotal

you can get MediaInfo 0.7.60 from .

direct link to older version of MediaInfo at filehippo

while i checked Neutral at my opinion I do like this Program a lot. unfortunately I'll be sticking with the version 0.7.60 until i find an alternative.

Comment by LyricsLuvr
about MediaInfo · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful

I use Media Info constantly when I'm working with video. The information it provides is especially helpful when you want to convert to a different format and want to keep the same quality.