0FFmpeg LogoMedia center basic codec tweaks

Following on from my previous post listing details of the addins and apps that I use with my media center PC here are the details of the basic set of codec tweaks I use to enable maximum file compatiblity with DXVA support enabled…

Disable (by renaming) the Media Foundation Direct Show wrapper (mfds.dll) in system32. First must take ownership and then change permissions

Copy MPCVideoDec.ax to system32
in elevated command prompt run regsvr32 MPCVideoDec.ax
run regedit
take ownership and change permissions to give admin full control of…

Run fix-all-codecs to correct codec settings

Run (elevated) GraphStudio (x64 version)
Change the following merits
Enhanced Video Renderer to 0x00800002
MPC Video Decoder to 0x40000001
Microsoft DTV-DVD Audio Decoder to 0x00800001
Microsoft DTV-DVD Video Decoder to 0x00800001
ffdshow Audio Decoder to 0xFF800002
ffdshow Video Decoder to 0x00400000

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