Media Player Codec Pack Silent Install (How-To Guide)


Media Player Codec Pack is a collection of audio and video codecs for Microsoft Windows that enables an operating system and its software to play various audio and video formats generally not supported by the operating system itself. This article will serve as an informative guide and give you a clear understanding of how to perform a silent installation of Media Player Codec Pack from the command line using the EXE installer.

How to Install Media Player Codec Pack Silently

Media Player Codec Pack

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Standard Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Download the Media Player Codec Pack Standard Installer
  2. Download the file to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command:
    • media.player.codec.pack.vx.x.x.setup.exe /S
  6. Press Enter

After a few moments you will find Media Player Codec Pack entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Media Player Codec Pack Standard
Vendor:Media Player Codec Pack
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:media.player.codec.pack.vx.x.x.setup.exe /S
Silent Uninstall Switch (32-bit System)"%WINDIR%\System32\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S
Silent Uninstall Switch (64-bit System)"%WINDIR%\SysWOW64\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S
Download Link:https://www.mediaplayercodecpack.com/download.php?file=codecpack

Media Player Codec Pack Plus Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Download the Media Player Codec Pack Plus Installer
  2. Download the file to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command:
    • media.player.codec.pack.plus.vx.x.x.setup.exe /S
  6. Press Enter

After a few moments you will find Media Player Codec Pack entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Media Player Codec Pack Plus
Vendor:Media Player Codec Pack
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:media.player.codec.pack.plus.vx.x.x.setup.exe /S
Silent Uninstall Switch (32-bit System)"%WINDIR%\System32\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S
Silent Uninstall Switch (64-bit System)"%WINDIR%\SysWOW64\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S
Download Link:https://www.mediaplayercodecpack.com/download.php?file=codecpackplus

Media Player Codec Pack Lite Silent Install (EXE)

  1. Download the Media Player Codec Pack Lite Installer
  2. Download the file to a folder created at (C:\Downloads)
  3. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  4. Navigate to the C:\Downloads folder
  5. Enter the following command:
    • media.player.codec.pack.lite.vx.x.x.setup.exe /S
  6. Press Enter

After a few moments you will find Media Player Codec Pack entries in the Start Menu, Installation Directory, and Programs and Features in the Control Panel.

Software Title:Media Player Codec Pack Lite
Vendor:Media Player Codec Pack
Architecture:x86
Installer Type:EXE
Silent Install Switch:media.player.codec.pack.lite.vx.x.x.setup.exe /S
Silent Uninstall Switch (32-bit System)"%WINDIR%\System32\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S
Silent Uninstall Switch (64-bit System)"%WINDIR%\SysWOW64\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S
Download Link:https://www.mediaplayercodecpack.com/download.php?file=codecpacklite

The information above provides a quick overview of the software title, vendor, silent install, and silent uninstall switches. The download link provided take you directly to the vendors website.


How to Uninstall Media Player Codec Pack Silently

  1. Open an Elevated Command Prompt by Right-Clicking on Command Prompt and select Run as Administrator
  2. Enter one of the following commands:

Media Player Codec Pack Silent Uninstall (EXE) on 32-bit System

"%WINDIR%\System32\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S

Media Player Codec Pack Silent Uninstall (EXE) on 64-bit System

"%WINDIR%\SysWOW64\Codecs\Uninst.exe" /S

Always make sure to test everything in a development environment prior to implementing anything into production. The information in this article is provided “As Is” without warranty of any kind.

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