Get the best free video player that includes several codecs like WMV, XviD, DivX, FLV1, AC3, OGG, MP4, H263 etc. by downloading the free GOM Player.
GOM Player is an awesome free video player that lets you find an open source version of any video codec that you are looking for.It can thus play almost any video that you want to watch.
GOM video Player has a pretty sleek interface with support for skins and several other cool features that you would like to have in a video player. You can personalize your GOM player with various logos and program skins.
GOM Player provides powerful support for subtitles by supporting SMI, SRT, RT, SUB(with IDX) files. You can specify margin, location, size, resolution, font and others and can also enable shadow, view ASF files with subtitle, enable karaoke and subtitle mode. You can even synchronize subtitle and video if there’s any mismatch.
GOM Player also has a convenient and intelligent Playlist feature, which automatically adds all files in the directory with names similar to the video files that you are playing, to the playlist. GOM Player has a playlist format similar to M3U, PLS, ASX and you can also include and edit different media formats in the playlist. It’s easy to create and edit your own multimedia playlist with GOM Player.
GOM Player supports several different media formats such as AVI, MPG, MPEG, etc. and it also supports streaming Windows media format (WMV, ASF, ASX). It is thus a great free WMV Player and an excellent alternative to the windows media player.You can also watch DVD-quality videos with 5.1 channel audio output, with GOM video player.
Another feature that you would like to have in a video player is Screen Capture and GOM Player has a Screen capture functionality that allows you to take a screen-shot of your video, directly from this awesome video Player. Using the Burst Capture feature in GOM Player, you can take continuous screen-shots up to a max. of 999 shots.
While most players can’t play AVI files when the files are damaged or incomplete, GOM Player has a unique technology to play the damaged or incomplete AVI files.
GOM Player also has several other features that you would like to have in a video player like “customizing brightness, contrast and saturation”, “Sharpen and add noise to your video”, and “audio equalizer”. There is also a A-B Repeat feature that lets you repeat a section of your video. You can even Fast-forward or rewind a few seconds by simply using left/right keys.
Free download GOM Player from here and it can run on windows 7, vista and windows xp.Run the downloaded setup file and follow the installation wizard to install the GOM Player.
When you start GOM Player for the first time, the Configuration Wizard window will pop up, allowing you to set “Language”, “Display”, “Codec”, “Subtitle” and “Speaker” preferences. To start the Configuration Wizard manually, click on Preferences => General tab => Reset => Start Configuration Wizard.
GOM Player is an ultimate video player to play video files (avi, wmv, xvid, mp4, etc), audio files (mp3, ogg, wma, etc.), watch real-time internet TV, play DVD and listen to radio broadcasting.
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