Software  When you purchase through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Here’s how it works.

MediaInfo 0.7.73


MediaInfo supplies technical and tag information about a video or audio file. MediaInfo provides details about a both video and audio details, including tag information. Links are provided to Web locations for download of most video codecs and applications. File data is exportable in a variety of formats including CSV, text and HTML. Note: MediaInfo tries to install sponsored OpenCandy software during installation, make sure to cancel that before continuing.

What can I do with it?

  • Read many video and audio file formats
  • Different methods of viewing information (text, sheet, tree, HTML...)
  • You can customize these views
  • Exporting information as text, CSV, HTML...
  • Graphical Interface, or Command Line, or DLL
  • Integration with MS-Windows shell (drag 'n' drop, and Context menu)
  • Internationalization: any language display on any version of your Operating System
  • Localization capability (but volunteers needed)

What information can I get from MediaInfo?

  • General: title, author, director, album, track number, date, duration...
  • Video: codec, aspect, fps, bitrate...
  • Audio: codec, sample rate, channels, language, bitrate...
  • Text: language of subtitle
  • Chapters: number of chapters, list of chapters

What format (container) does MediaInfo support?

  • Video: MKV, OGM, AVI, DivX, WMV, QuickTime, Real, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DVD (VOB)... (Codecs: DivX, XviD, MSMPEG4, ASP, H.264, AVC...)
  • Audio: OGG, MP3, WAV, RA, AC3, DTS, AAC, M4A, AU, AIFF...
  • Subtitles: SRT, SSA, ASS, SAMI...

What's new in this version:

  • BPG: basic support, thanks to Kurtnoise
  • CAF: basic support of Apple Core Audio Format, sponsored by FlavorSys
  • JPEG-2000: Display of profile (Rsiz)
  • JPEG-2000: detection of XYZ colorspace (based on D-Cinema profile)
  • FFV1 in MOV: more details (version...)
  • MOV/MPEG-4: handling of clcn (little endian nclc) Color parameter type
  • #P84, Matroska: Add TEXTST support to the MKV Parser, thanks to Kurtnoise
  • #P85, MPEG-TS: Add TEXTST support to the MPEG-PSI Parser, thanks to Kurtnoise
  • MediaInfoDLL interface: clean up, more debug features added
  • MediaInfoDLL interface: Giant threads lock removed
  • #F460, VC-3/DNxHD: detection of RGB 444 and other SMPTE ST 2019 (2014) new CIDs
  • VC-3/DNxHD: version number (HVN)
  • Clean aperture size is move from width/height to its own field
  • HEVC: tier
  • MXF: writing library and writing application fields are cleaned up
  • ProRes: support of 4444 profiles
  • CAP: detection of CAP files from Cheetah and Lambda
  • B886, XML and HTML outputs were broken
  • B902: EBU AspectRatio invalid in case of non classic numerator:denominator format
  • #B758, VC-3/DNxHD: wrong color space and subsampling in case of unknown CID, now empty if format version is not known
  • #B903, MXG: Incorrect timecode track used for AS-11 DPP MXF files
  • #B904, MXF: Handling repetition of Header Metadata in MXF files
  • MXF: AFD value was wrong (displaying the complete byte, but AFD is only 4 bits of this byte)
  • DTS: some streams in Little endian were not detected
  • MPEG-4: some files were having an incorrect frame count
  • AVC: Some SCTE 128 caption streams were displayed twice
  • BMP; accepting files with file size information set to -1
  • RF64: samplesCount was not always right
  • MOV: avoid wrong parsing in case of "colr" atom with "prof" color parameter type
  • DCP/IMF: ID has now the AM/PKL CPL order in order in all cases (not only when there is more than one CPL)
  • #B893, MXF: Crash with Panasonic P2 3.0 files
  • DPX: time information was with native ":" character
  • Images sequence: "Delay" field is filled from the number in the name of the first file
  • FLV: some files were not having the right duration
  • DPX: Cineon files were detected as DPX Version 1, version number was not corresponding to the real version

Note: MediaInfo includes 3rd party (optional) software, you should pay close attention to avoid installing unwanted products or just download the ''lite'' version without OpenCandy.

Download: MediaInfo 0.7.73| MediaInfo Lite 0.7.73 | 4.5 MB (Open Source)
Download: Portable MediaInfo 0.7.73 32-bit | 2.6 MB
Download: Portable MediaInfo 0.7.73 64-bit | 3.9 MB
View: MediaInfo Homepage

Report a problem with article
Next Article


Previous Article

iTunes 12.1.2

Join the conversation!

Login or Sign Up to read and post a comment.

1 Comment - Add comment