Standard Codecs for Windows 7 and 8 is one of the most popular codec packs currently available for users of Microsoft’s operating system, so every single update is essential for a truly seamless multimedia playback experience.
Version 1.7.9 final was officially released earlier today and brings only slight improvements, but users are anyway recommended to install the update as soon as possible.
According to the official release notes, the new build packs subtitle improvements, which means that no delay should now be spotted when playing movies with subtitles on your computer.
As you could easily guess by simply reading the name of the codec pack, it works on both Windows 7 and Windows 8, and supports 32- and 64-bit versions of the operating system.
Overall, this codec pack comes with the essential tools to play your music and video files, so download Standard Codecs for Windows 7 and 8 1.7.9 Final right now to fix any playback issues you might experience.