Media Player Classic - BE is a free and open source audio and video player for Windows. Media Player Classic - BE is based on the original "Media Player Classic" project (Gabest) and "Media Player Classic Home Cinema" project (Casimir666), contains additional features and bug fixes.
Legend: + Added * Changed ! Fixed 126.96.36.199 ============================== A total of about 450 changes have been made in this version. Added (+): + MPEGSplitter - added a "fast seek" option; + File formats - button for deselecting all formats; + AVISplitter - added support for parsing MPEG Audio tracks, as there are files with "untrustworthy" headers; + MP4/MOV Splitter - added support for AMR Wide band audio tracks, support for Rotate tag; + Support for reading Rotate tag from QuickTime files (using internal splitter) and video rotation (if video renderer supports it); + Getting DXVA status for ANY compliant renderer, and not only internal one (works on EVR, madVR). Only DXVA 2.0 is supported; + Support for custom Pixel Shader in madVR; + Added commands for toolbar buttons SUB / AUD (Load Ext Subtitle... / Laod Ext Audio...) into context menu appearing upon right click; + WVSource/MusePackSource - added support for APE Tag, reading cuesheet (information about chapters); + FLACSource - support for reading information about chapters; in particular, using CUE file embedded into Flac's tag - CUESHEET;; + Support for subtitles in XSUB format (DiVX subtitles); + Added a possibility for setting icons by type (video and audio) instead of extension; + MPEG2 DXVA decoder - detecting 2:3 Pulldown and correctly setting frame duration; + Added two hotkeys for showing system time and file name in OSD; + Added basic support for handling subtitles with VSFilter - full support for managing subtitles' list, show/hide, switching, loading external subtitles via menu and via Drag'n'Drop; + MPCVideoDec - support for choosing Deintelacing method; + Support for external subtitles in UTF-8 without BOM header; + MPEGSplitter - support for reading palette for VobSub subtitles upon opening via .IFO; + Support for DVD_Subpicture; + Possibility for opening external logos in the following formats: *.bmp; *.jpg; *.jpeg; *.png; *.psd, *.gif; *.tif; *.tiff; *.tga, *.emf; *.ico; *.webp; *.webpll; + Added Flybar panel; + Added buttons for Flybar in D3D exclusive mode (file close and program exit); + "Download Toolbar Images" link; + Possibility for opening images: bmp, jpeg, gif, png, psd, tiff, emf, ico, webp and webpll; + Youtube clip title is now shown in main window's title, seekbar and OSD; ... and many more. Changes (*): * Improved Vorbis parser; * OggSplitter - added header check; * Changed UTF-8 detection method in a file without BOM; * MP4Splitter - improved Chapter support; * FLVSplitter - improved streaming video support; * Improved handling of external/system filters: now "Prefer" works for external Source/Splitter filters as well as for Transform filters. Also fixed priority setting for internal WavPack/MusePack/TTA/AMR Splitter (since they do not have their own Source); * Stricter filter for loading logos for musical files; * WVSource: code cosmetics; * VSFilter - XSUB: if subtitles' size exceeds video size, then trying to fit the frame; * MpaDecFilter -> Mixer: changed stereo upmix coefficients; * MusePack/WavPack - APETAG support, now getting and showing in the player full information on artist, title, year, album, etc.; * Small cosmetics for EVR/VMR9 statistics; * Improved memory leaks handling mechanism; * Enabled optimization of 7.1-to-stereo downmix; * DXVA decoder - refined handling of an EndOfStream signal from a lower-merit filter; * OSD options cosmetics; * "Recent" jump list in Windows 7 taskbar is cleared upon clearing MRU files list; * File associations - if the user presses the "Apply" button, changes nothing and presses "OK", then file types registration is not launched once more; also, the window for choosing assotiated extensions/types is not shown under Win8 * Updated MediaInfo language files; * MpaDecFilter: updated CMixer, optimization; * MPEG2 DXVA decoder - changed handling of 2:3 Pulldown frames, disallowed setting constant frame duration, since there can be mixed content (interlaced frames together with 2:3 Pulldown); * XSUB subtitles - correct positioning and scaling upon changing window size; * MpaDecFilter: using sample formats from ffmpeg for internal processing; * MpaDecFilter: optimized decoding PS2PCM and PS2ADPCM; * WebServer: optimization; * Shaders are only saved when it is needed; * OSD message upon changing subtitles' delay interval when using VSFilter; * More correct display and behavior of "Subtitles" menu when using VSFilter; * Improved handling of subtitles with VSFilter, also added a possibility to control delays (F1/F2) for VSFilter; * Optimized volume level step setting; * Improved HDMV (PGS) subtitles parsing; * Subtitles queue handler - changing thread priority not only according to settings, but also for subtitles' type: ALWAYS setting low priority for raster subtitles; * An error or warning message upon creating video renderer is displayed only once; * FLACSource - changed mechanism of tags extraction, now UTF8 tags are read correctly; * SaveAs - using only file name, without path, for local files; * Video renderer, statistics - obtaining and showing frame type (progressive/interlace) regardless of decoder; * Correct setting mouse cursor for filters' settings, now the hand (IDC_HAND) is set only for relevant elements; * Changed algorighm of UTF-8 recognition; * Improved background painting for VolumeCtrl; * Checking toolbar è flybar for correct sizes; * Transparency in logos and external images is rendered correctly; * DXVA H.264 - improved supported video check for DXVA decoding; * Weakened restriction on frame size for Nvidia GTX 660Ti; * Removed switching player's mode (look) on pressing Esc; * MPEGSplitter - upon opening a .vob/.mpg file, looking for a DVD .ifo file with a corresponding structure, and if one is found - reading palette from it for rendering VobSub subtitles; * Subtitles - improved action of TextPassThruFilter filter; * Optimized FlyBar behavior; * Completely revised H.264 DXVA decoder, improved handling of H.264 Interlaced; * Youtube parser: added stereo3d format to exception list; * Removed exception for taking screenshots for MadVR with version 0.84.0 and above; * Added SeekBar in compact mode; * Saving screenshots in JPG and TIFF is now performed through GDI+; * MPEG2 DXVA Decoder - optimization; * DVD: if FirstPlay command is absent, trying opening DVD Menu Title; * Removed automatic switching the sound on/off upon changing the volume; * Optimized AsyncReader; * Optimized opening and saving images; * Optimized opening links from youtu.be; * Added a possibility to disable internal logic of choosing audio tracks and subtitles; * Updated Korean translation, author - kuh3h3; * Updated Ukrainian translation, author - arestarh1986; * Updated German translation, author - Markus Gaugg; * libwebp 0.2.1 git-6bf20874; * libpng 1.5.13 git-753fd3f; * libopus 1.0.1 git-5367dac3; * Virtualdub 1.10.3 Test 7; * ffmpeg git-ceee4407; * MediaInfo 0.7.61+ svn rev.5314; * ZenLibs v0.4.28+ svn rev.411; * Little-CMS git-e4624c8d; * SoundTouch svn rev.160; Fixes (!): ! HDMV(PGS) ñóáòèòðû - fixed several problems leading to runtime errors; ! Fixed subtitles handling; ! DVB subtitles parser: parsing PAGE was not fully correct; ! AudioSwitcher: fixed overflow (which could result in stutter and crash on some WavPack tracks); ! Slightly corrected handling of raster subtitles, fixed problems that resulted in runtime errors; ! When opening a link from Youtube, OSD now correctly displays the clip's title; ! DirectVobSub(VSFilter) - fixed handling of P010/P016 video; ! The command "reload subtitles" was erroneously exchanged with subtitles' style dialog; ! DirectVobSub - crashed upon showing PGS/DVB subtitles when their resolution exceeded video stream resolution; ! DirectVobSub (auto-loading version) - was not loaded automatically under Win7; ! DXVA decoding of VC1-I; ! Showing time on the scrollbar when "Subresync" is enabled; ! MpaDecFilter: fixed crash on DTS files; ! AviSplitter: corrected playback of files with corrupt fragments in the header; ! PGS subtitles parser; ! The possibility of switching tracks with subtitles via filter's menu should not depend on subtitles' handling in the player itself; ! The Lock/Unlock button on the flybar was rendered incorrectly; ! Playlist closed upon opening a file; ! Big CPU load in DXVA mode during H.264 decoding; ! Seekbar and statusbar do not indicate image loading; ! Playlistbar: fixed background rendering upon switching a theme; ! Internal FLACSource did not play files whose header lacked information about minimal and maximal frame size; ! Subtitles were not shown when using ffdshow video decoder & subtitle filter; ! FLACSource - problem opening corrupt files; ! SaveAs - removing "incorrect" characters - only for files from youtube; ! Subtitles' option "Âñåãäà èñïîëüçîâàòü âíåøíèå ñóáòèòðû êàê îñíîâíûå" did not work when internal track selection logic was disabled; ! Opening some ANSI/ASCII files; ! MPEGSplitter - sometimes not all data were read from Packetized Elementary Stream (PES) header; ! Language switching - buttons' tooltips language was not changed in Win 7'spreview in the taskbar; ! Some external filters were not registered; ! Showing subtitles in YUY2 output mode; ! MPEGSplitter - some MPEG-TS could not be opened; ! Fixed problem with png rendering; ! MPCVideoDec, external filter - codecs' selection was not saved; ! External filters - Settings' header missed text; ! VP3, THEORA, MPEG4 - eliminated artifacts and picture "spilling" after seek; ! H264 DXVA decoder - slice control data were supplied to the decoder incorrectly for some specific Interlaced streams; ! FLV splitter - incorrect handling of PCM audio tracks; ! VolumeCtrl sometimes caused malfunction; ! Fixed volume control rendering; ! Memory leak in MPADecFilter when using mixer; ! WebServer - numerous fixes and optimization; ! Main window header was constructed incorrectly; ! Installer - fixed the error on uninstall; ! Hangs in specific circumstances with Preview enabled; ... and many more.