Solved

How to install a Codec in Windows 9x???

Posted on 2001-06-05
4
187 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-29
Hello. I have a video file that uses a Ligos propietary Codec and i would like to distribute it. I have identified the two .ax files that compose the codec. but i don't know how to install them.

I have seek in the registry for peeks, but there's two keys for each of the files (with a horrible CLASSID). Those CLASSID then appear in the Windows Media Player entries of the registry. I could reproduce this at hand, but i'm sure that the only PC in the world that will take that as valid is mine, and I want my program to be run in other machines as well.

There's an API or anything else to do this???
0
Comment
Question by:Cuervo
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
Black_End earned 200 total points
ID: 6157328
Just RegSvr32 those .ax
0
 

Author Comment

by:Cuervo
ID: 6157348
That easy???

Damn. If that does work, I kill myself
(not really)
0
 
LVL 41

Expert Comment

by:stevenlewis
ID: 6158300
0
 

Author Comment

by:Cuervo
ID: 6160290
Thank you very much.
0

Featured Post

Is Your Active Directory as Secure as You Think?

More than 75% of all records are compromised because of the loss or theft of a privileged credential. Experts have been exploring Active Directory infrastructure to identify key threats and establish best practices for keeping data safe. Attend this month’s webinar to learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Recently Microsoft released a brand new function called CONCAT. It's supposed to replace its predecessor CONCATENATE. But how does it work? And what's new? In this article, we take a closer look at all of this - we even included an exercise file for…
New to live audio mixing? Member of a band who wants to improve the quality of your bands sound? Need to brush up on mixing techniques? Sick of subpar mixes? This is the article for you!
Viewers will learn how to turn a Live Set into a compressed Live Pack file, and how to install Live Packs. Make: File > Collect All And Save: File > Manage Files: Click Manage Project: Click Create Pack: Select save location: Install: Doub…
Viewers will learn the basics of creating custom device Racks in Ableton Live. Place instrument(s) and effects onto a track, and select them all by holding the Shift key and clicking on the device title bars: Group them by typing Command-G (Ctrl-G…

910 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

17 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now