Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Audio Problem with Media Player Classic Home Cinema x64

07 Nov 2009   #1
endoftheline2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Audio Problem with Media Player Classic Home Cinema x64

I just reformated from win7RC to win7Ultimate 64bit
I used Media Player Classic Home Cinema to play .mkv files before, and now I installed the 64bit version of it, and the audio does not play in basically all .mkv files that I have. This is what my filters look like I'm not sure what other info I should post.

http://img190.imageshack.us/img190/6...ersinmphce.jpg

All of my .mkv files play fine in VLC media player, so I'm wondering if I need some codecs or something to make them play in Home Cinema. Again, the video plays fine in Home Cinema, just the audio does not play at all, or something makes some weird sounds.

I have not manually installed any codecs at all, I only have whatever was included with VLC media player being installed, and Media Player Classic Home Cinema being installed.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Nov 2009   #2
harpua

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (Retail)
 
 

I recommend installing Shark007's Win7 codecs both x86 and x64 versions and installing the latest version of MPC-HC. You can also get a recent version that is preconfigured by Shark to work with his codec packs on the "Tools" page of his above linked to site. However, I personally prefer my own settings on MPC-HC. (Btw, I'm a big fan of MPC-HC also, but I'm using the x86 version until CoreAVC Pro comes out with an x64 version of their video codec which I use for H.264 MP4 files. Fortunately, Sharks tools also support the Core filter.)

Basically, for W7, with MPC-HC open, hit "o" which opens the options menu. Under output, I use EVR cust pres. Under internal filters, I have most things deselected.

Then use Sharks settings tools (one each for x86 and x64) to select the video and audio filters you want to use for each file type or format. His settings tools make it very easy to play around with different settings till you find what works best for your particular hardware and software and file type in question.

One tip: Since his settings tools need to be "run as administrator" to make most changes, I recommend right clicking on the .exe of his tools and using the compatibility tab to set those files to always run as administrator. That way you don't have to remember to run the app as administrator each time you start it up.

The most likely reason you are not getting any sound is that you don't have an audio filter properly configured to work with the type of file in question. Again, Shark's settings tool makes this about as easy it can be to select various video and audio filters and splitters for use with the various file types.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Nov 2009   #3
silentcontrol

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Another alternative is CCCP. They just released an updated version last September.

CCCP - Combined Community Codec Pack

Works fine on me. I'm also using Win7 64-bit.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
09 Nov 2009   #4
ignatzatsonic

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 SP1, Home Premium, 64-bit
 
 

I am not having any trouble playing MKV files on Windows 7. I am using K-Lite Codec Pack, full version, with Media Player Classic Home Cinema 1.2.1008.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Nov 2009   #5
endoftheline2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

it seems the problem might be with the 64bit version of MPC-HCE. I Installed the K-Lite Codec pack and still no sound in MPC-HCE 64bit version. The I uninstalled both K-Lite a and MPC-HCE, and then reinstalled K-Lite Codec Pack, Mega Version, and had it install MPC-HCE with the pack, and now the audio works with everything

I think that the version of MPC-HCE that it installed is just the 32 bit version, so maybe that was causing the problem. Either way thanks for the ideas
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Audio Problem with Media Player Classic Home Cinema x64




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
problems with setting media player classic home cinema as default prog
As topic, I cant set mpc-hc (media player classic home cinema) as a default program. here is some screen shots to make things clearer. Im sure that the program is properly installed but i just cant find mpchc in the default program list. I cant select it as a default program by doing the...
Software
Media PLayer Classic home cinema
It doesn't start anymore! i have unistalled and installed all codecs... nothing! only had mpc in my pc and still doesn't start! i have cleared all the registy, (Opened regedit, and remove the HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Gabest\ entry), compatibility mode, everything! i also tried to install Splayer...
Media Center
Media Player Classic Home Cinema not using Win7 Jumplists
I have MPC-HC pinned to the taskbar, but when I right click on it, it does not have a jumplist of my recently watched media on it. I have the 'keep history of recently opened files' ticked in the MPC-HC options.
Music, Pictures & Video
Media Player Classic Home Cinema 32 & 64Bit
New features : Support for Flac audio streams Support for Dolby Digital+ (Eac3) and Dolby true HD (MLP) Nellymoser audio decoder Belarusian, Brazilian and Sweedish translation New shader "Sharpen Complex 2" (required hardware compatible with pixel shader 2.A) Support for madVR video...
Music, Pictures & Video
CCCP, Media Player Classic Home Cinema
Whenever i try to play a file in Media Player Classic Home Cinema i get No D3DX9.dll Found. This did not happen when i was on windows 7 x64 Build 7137. I am Currently running x64 Build 7201. Anyone has reasons why? Regards Zane EDIT: Fixed it by installing direct x updates from DXSetup March...
Drivers
Media Player Classic Home Cinema 64Bit
Media Player Classic Home Cinema 64Bit I'm Running Windows 7 RTM 64bit but cant get Media Player Classic to play TS (Blu-Ray) Files in Media Center even though MPC is the default. It plays on stand alone but not in Windows Media Center can anyone Help Thanks
Music, Pictures & Video

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:41.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App