[Matroska-general] Matroska-general Digest, Vol 68, Issue 4

Christoph Terasa cterasa at googlemail.com
Wed Feb 25 12:06:26 CET 2009


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>    1. Playing a video file .mkv (Brandon Brace)
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> Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2009 15:16:56 -0500
> From: Brandon Brace <brandon.brace at gmail.com>
> Subject: [Matroska-general] Playing a video file .mkv
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> Matroska,
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> I have a video file that I would like to play on Windows. What should
> I download in order to play it?
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> Should I download this one?
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> Currently the one player with the best matroska menu support, and not
> based on DirectShow (if you don't like codec installation on your PC)
> and it will play most of your MKVs out of the box.
> Zoomplayer 4.5.1 2005-07-31
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> I found it at: http://www.matroska.org/downloads/windows.html
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> Thanks,
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> Brandon
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Hello Brandon,

I think Media Player Classic: Home Cinema (MPC:HC) uses its own internal  
decoders, though I'm not 100% certain. The real benefit of using MPC:HC is  
that you may be able to use DXVA (read the wikipedia entry on that :)),  
which allows 3d-hardware accelerated video playback if the



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