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do i need codecs for vista?

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i always used klite mega codec pack on xp, and just wonderin' if the codecs are still needed on vista or if they'll be compatible with x64?
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if you have an x64 player, then you need x64 codecs
otherwise, x86 version of the codec will work perfectly with a x86 player

most likely you wont have a x64 player, so just install the standard k-lite or whatever and it should be fine
i personally prefer CCCP with Media Player Classic
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i always used klite mega codec pack on xp, and just wonderin' if the codecs are still needed on vista or if they'll be compatible with x64?
Yes, you still need codecs on Vista. If you prefer klite codec pack, there is a 64-bit version available as far as I know.
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from what i understand winamp is x86 right?
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yes it is
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ok thanks
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