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Is there a Windows 8 Codec available?

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    Is there a Windows 8 Codec available?

    Like on Windows 7? I'd like to use the Windows 8 Video App to play FLV Files, but it seems like I'm gonna need to install Wondershare Player on W8 like I had on W7

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  2. #2

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    windows 8 64 bit

    does the k-lite codec pack allow you to do what you want.
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  3. #3

    This is quite sufficient codec pack :
    Download ADVANCED x64Components for Windows 7 and 8 - MajorGeeks
    But I prefer using the Pot Player (ex. KM player) which comes with all the necessary codecs to play most any type of MM files.
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Is there a Windows 8 Codec available?

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