Audio and video codec identifiers/managers
OBSOLETE Updated: 12 Jan 2006 | License: Freeware | Size: 2.47MB | Downloads: 26648
abcAVI Tag Editor is little stand alone utility for viewing/editing tags in AVI files.
OBSOLETE Updated: 2 Feb 2008 | License: Freeware | Size: 1.36MB | Downloads: 41757
Audio Identifier is a free audio inspector. You can browse through your audio collection with it and it will show you useful information... [Important! The development of Audio Identifier seems to be discontinued.]
OBSOLETE Updated: 11 Jun 2006 | License: Freeware | Size: 1.32MB | Downloads: 13449
AVI2Clipboard is a small freeware utility that saves information from AVI videos to the clipboard.
OBSOLETE Updated: 22 Jan 2007 | License: Freeware | Size: 540KB | Downloads: 452716
AVIcodec is a free multimedia files analyser. AVIcodec gives detailed information, especially the codecs needed to play the file...
Updated: 26 Feb 2011 | License: Freeware | Size: 530KB | Downloads: 3492
Codec Toolbox RS can read/change merit of all codecs, list the codecs installed on the system, detect broken codecs and filters, remove them, etc.
Updated: 14 May 2012 | License: Freeware | Size: 3.75MB | Downloads: 102000
CodecInstaller detects the Audio and Video codecs installed on your system, analyzes files to understand which codecs they require and suggests you to install them.
OBSOLETE Updated: 13 Aug 2004 | License: Freeware | Size: 20KB | Downloads: 46357
CodecViewer is a little tool, which tells you which audio and video codecs you need for an avi file.
OBSOLETE Updated: 10 Aug 2005 | License: Freeware | Size: 262KB | Downloads: 135837
DirectShow Filter Manager helps you to list, sort, find, add or remove DirectShow filters. This tool, can also be useful for everyone when installing codec packs.
OBSOLETE Updated: 4 Apr 2005 | License: Freeware | Size: 138KB | Downloads: 13224
DivX DRF Analyzer 0.9.5 opens DivX ;) 3.11 and DivX 4, DivX 5 and XVID avi files and analyses its quality.
Updated: 11 Apr 2012 | License: Freeware | Size: 74KB | Downloads: 794
DSF/MFT Viewer is a DirectShow Filter (DSF) and Media Foundation Transorm (MFT) Viewer able to display various information about splitters, filters, decoders, etc installed on computer.
OBSOLETE Updated: 10 Aug 2004 | License: Freeware | Size: 225KB | Downloads: 16062
DXMan allows you to add or remove video and audio codecs and plugins.
OBSOLETE Updated: 15 May 2007 | License: Freeware | Size: 611KB | Downloads: 18708
Filmerit is a freeware application for cleaning and managing the DirectShow filters.
OBSOLETE Updated: 22 Feb 2007 | License: Freeware | Size: 401KB | Downloads: 1285523
Video codec identification utility - identifies which video codec and audio compression method is used on .avi files, whether the matching codec is installed, and more.
Updated: 19 May 2011 | License: Freeware | Size: 42KB | Downloads: 26218
InstalledCodec is a small utility displays the list of all Codec drivers and DirectShow filters currently installed on your system.
FRESH Updated: 23 May 2013 | License: Freeware | Size: 4.2MB | Downloads: 246215
MediaInfo supplies information about multimedia files: general information; information about the video/audio files (codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate etc), subtitles, chapters...
OBSOLETE Updated: 22 Aug 2004 | License: Freeware | Size: 16KB | Downloads: 10992
Displays the details of all installed multimedia components (codecs, ActiveX filters) and allows you disable/enable specific components.
OBSOLETE Updated: 18 Aug 2004 | License: Freeware | Size: 121KB | Downloads: 7231
MpegProperties will show you all header parameters like bitrate, imagesize, user data...
OBSOLETE Updated: 2 Jun 2007 | License: Freeware | Size: 201KB | Downloads: 114281
This little tool allows you to change merit of DirectShow filters and it can also be used to list all registered codecs and to register or unregister codecs.
OBSOLETE Updated: 25 Nov 2004 | License: Freeware | Size: 30KB | Downloads: 88054
The Codec Detective helps to determine the codecs installed on computer and check to see if any of the codecs are broken.
OBSOLETE Updated: 28 Jun 2005 | License: Freeware | Size: 387KB | Downloads: 6361
VCSwap is a tool for Hot Swapping Video Codecs. You can, while you are editing your video's, swap between the different codecs.
Updated: 9 Nov 2011 | License: Freeware | Size: 1.83MB | Downloads: 139063
VideoInspector is a tools designed to provide you with as much information as possible about your video files.
OBSOLETE Updated: 18 Sep 2004 | License: Freeware | Size: 162KB | Downloads: 331696
This utility helps you determine if an MPEG-2 video decoder is installed on your Windows XP computer...
OBSOLETE Updated: 1 Oct 2005 | License: Freeware | Size: 231KB | Downloads: 30829
Yet Another Avi Info is one of the best tools to display information about your avi files.