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I bought a CD that apparently requires MPEG-2 decoding capabilities because it is in 5.1 surround sound. My mistake. Can't take it back, so next best option is to get such a codec. Can someone suggest me one that will work with WMP11 and preferably is free? Thanks!
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k-lite codec pack would probably cover it
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klite codec pack

edit:beaten to it
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Erm, I need to rip the music into playable mp3s for my Zune. I am probably blind but I cannot find a place to do that with k-lite.
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Originally Posted by SmasherBasher View Post
Let's try this link and see if it works. Just a quick Google search.
http://www.google.com/search?source=...=Google+Search
I have tried Google and came up with many solutions before posting this, but I wanted to get the opinion of HTPC people on this matter.
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post #6 of 9
All K-Lite does is allow decoding of audio files via... DirectX I believe...

It won't help you in converting the files. You'll have to get a specialized converter for MPEG-2 files, which, I have never heard of...

You may want to try FFMPEGX.
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post #7 of 9
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All K-Lite does is allow decoding of audio files via... DirectX I believe...

It won't help you in converting the files. You'll have to get a specialized converter for MPEG-2 files, which, I have never heard of...

You may want to try FFMPEGX.
Thank you. For now I am using the trial version of "DVD Audio Extractor." It works well and I only need to use it on one CD.
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It's DVD Audio? Can you show a screenshot of the root dir?
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