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MPC-BE 1.6.3


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. The BE mod (Black Edition Mod) is a skinned version of Media Player Classic Home Cinema, much better looking than the plain old MPC.

MPC-BE 1.6.3 changelog:


  • Fixed working with online streams.
  • Improved support for embedded images.


  • Improved FLAC playback via HTTP.
  • Fixed APE Tag reading in some situations.


  • Fixed playing files with tracks with negative delay.
  • Improved work with PCM audio.
  • Fixed opening of some corrupted files.


  • Fixed aspect ratio setting for VFW codecs.


  • Added support for AAC 22.2 audio decoding with automatic mixing in 7.1.
  • Added support for ATRAC9.
  • Fixed "stereodownmix" setting.


  • Fixed D3D11 decoder in some situations.
  • Added support for Intel D3D11 hardware acceleration for HEVC 4:2:0 12bit, 4:2:2 10/12bit, 4:4:4 8/10/12bit decoding.
  • Fixed support for AV1 hardware decoding in D3D11 Copy-Back and NVDEC modes.


  • Fixed frame rotating for SyncVR.
  • Removed PS 2.x shader support for EVR-CP and SyncVR.


  • Added support for outputting subtitles in DirectX 11 mode. Used together with MPC Video Renderer or later.
  • Various subtitle output optimizations in DirectX 9 mode.
  • Fixed positioning of subtitles in MicroDVD format.


  • Added support for links "", "" and "".


  • Added option "Use Window Media Controls". It is disabled by default.
  • Added shaders to convert stereo 3D to red-cyan anaglyph for Direct3D9.
  • Added the ability to set the color of the program window title on Windows 11.
  • Fixed EVR-CP bug with "Failed to RegisterClass" error for the case when playback is forced to end after the first frame.
  • Fixed remembering the starting window size for some situations.
  • Moving a window outside the video area now also works for a maximized window.
  • Deleting from history also removes entries from the list of recent files in the taskbar.
  • Added the ability to open local files with a long path (more than 260 characters).
  • Fixed saving position in history when shutting down Windows.
  • Improved blocking the computer from going to sleep.
  • Added the ability to use DVD bookmarks with a position on another computer.
  • Added extension .ec3 in group of formats AC-3.
  • Miscellaneous fixes.


  • Updated Turkish translation (by cmhrky).
  • Updated German translation (by Klaus1189).
  • Updated Chinese (Simplified) translation (by wushantao).
  • Updated Ukrainian translation (by arestarh).
  • Updated Japanese translation.
  • Updated Dutch and Chinese (Traditional) translation (by beter).
  • Updated Hungarian translation (by mickey).
  • Updated Spanish translation (by IPeluchito).

Updated libraries:

  • dav1d git-1.0.0;
  • Detours git-v4.0.1-97-g66d6f2d;
  • ffmpeg git-n5.1-dev-1440-gaa0829d834;
  • libflac git-1.3.3-93-ga2fe43f6;
  • Little-CMS git-lcms2.13.1-23-gab22640;
  • MediaInfo git-v22.03-g6d3271df;
  • openjpeg git-v2.4.0-89-g6a29f5a9;
  • rapidjson git-v1.1.0-685-ge4bde977;
  • zlib 1.2.12;
  • nanosvg git-3bcdf2f;

Download: MPC-BE 1.6.3 64-bit | Portable MPC-BE 64-bit| ~16.0 MB (Open Source)
Download: MPC-BE 1.6.3 32-bit | Portable MPC-BE 32-bit | ~12.0 MB
Link: Media Player Classic - BE Home Page

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