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ffdshow DirectShow codec video audio subtitles

ffdshow tryouts

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1.3.4531.20140718 | Updated: 18 Jul 2014



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choco upgrade ffdshow -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" [other options]

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- name: Install ffdshow
    name: ffdshow
    version: '1.3.4531.20140718'
    state: present

See docs at

chocolatey_package 'ffdshow' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '1.3.4531.20140718'

See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller ffdshow
    Name     = "ffdshow"
    Version  = "1.3.4531.20140718"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'ffdshow':
  ensure   => '1.3.4531.20140718',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',

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ffdshow tryouts is a DirectShow and Video for Windows codec with support for a wide range of audio and video formats, such as Xvid, DivX, and H.264. It includes a powerful filter set that can enhance the video quality – with filters for resizing, deinterlacing, and displaying subtitles – as well as audio quality through normalization, down-/upmixing, and resampling.

ffdshow + X = ffdshow tryouts

The ffdshow tryouts project is a fork of the original ffdshow project. This fork was created by a group of members at The last modification to the source code of the original project was done back in May 2006. The ffdshow tryouts project has continued where the original project stopped: Numerous bugs have been fixed, lots of code (that ffdshow borrows from the FFmpeg and Libav projects) has been updated, new features have been added as well as support for new formats.


This package installs the 32-bit version on a 32-bit system and the 64-bit version on a 64-bit system. If you want to install the 32-bit version on a 64-bit system, install ffdshow-x86_32.

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Add to Builder Version Downloads Last Updated Status
ffdshow tryouts 1.3.4531 512 Friday, July 18, 2014 Unknown
ffdshow tryouts 1.3.4500.20130427 740 Saturday, April 27, 2013 Unknown
ffdshow tryouts 1.3.4500 531 Saturday, April 27, 2013 Unknown

Starting from v1.3.4531.20140718, this package does no longer install both 32- and 64-bit versions on 64-bit systems.

This package has no dependencies.

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