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Windows 7: Missing the Sun/NeXT .AU audio codec.

03 May 2015   #1
Galane

Win7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
Missing the Sun/NeXT .AU audio codec.

How do I get it back? Media Player 12 won't play any .au files.

These are the audio codecs WMP 12 says are installed

Code:
ACM     Microsoft IMA ADPCM CODEC     0011     imaadp32.acm     6.1.7600.16385
ACM     Microsoft CCITT G.711 A-Law and u-Law CODEC     0007     msg711.acm     6.1.7600.16385
ACM     Microsoft GSM 6.10 Audio CODEC     0031     msgsm32.acm     6.1.7600.16385
ACM     Microsoft ADPCM CODEC     0002     msadp32.acm     6.1.7600.16385
ACM     Fraunhofer IIS MPEG Layer-3 Codec (professional)     0055     l3codecp.acm     3.4.0.0
ACM     Windows Media Audio     0161     msaud32.acm     8.0.0.4502
ACM     Sipro Lab Telecom ACELP.net audio codec     0130     sl_anet.acm     3.2.0.0
ACM     AC-3 ACM Codec     FFFE     AC3ACM.acm     2.2.0.0
ACM     AAC ACM Codec     00FF     AACACM.acm     1.9.0.0
ACM     Microsoft PCM Converter     0001         
DMO     WMAudio Decoder DMO     0160, 0161, 0162, 0163     WMADMOD.DLL     6.1.7601.17514
DMO     WMAPro over S/PDIF DMO     0162     WMADMOD.DLL     6.1.7601.17514
DMO     WMSpeech Decoder DMO     000A, 000B     WMSPDMOD.DLL     6.1.7601.17514
DMO     MP3 Decoder DMO     0055     mp3dmod.dll     6.1.7600.16385



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03 May 2015   #2
fireberd

Windows 10 64 bit
 
 

You could try the K-Lite Codec Pack.
Download K-Lite Codec Pack 11.10 (Full) - FileHippo.com
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03 May 2015   #3
Galane

Win7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

I already have CCCP installed. WMP 12 is supposed to be able to play .au files. I tried uninstalling it and reinstalling it through programs and features. Still won't play .au
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03 May 2015   #4
fireberd

Windows 10 64 bit
 
 

It must be a Windows Media Player problem. I don't know how to uninstall/reinstall the WMP.
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