Download Decoder - Best Software & Apps

  • Stuffit Expander

    2011 15.0.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    The most popular file expander and decoder for Macs

    6
    255 votes
    • PROS: Drag and drop interface, Over 30 supported formats, 512 and AES 256-bit encryption
    • CONS: Installs a lot of extra components, Doesn't archive - only decompresses
  • MPEG-2 Video Decoder

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play all MPEG-2 videos with this codec

    6
    67 votes
    • PROS: Allows MPEG-2 videos to be played, Comes with a text file for license and changes
    • CONS: Difficult to install, Doesn’t work sometimes
  • ffdshow

    4533.20140929

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free codec pack for DivX and XviD files

    8
    300 votes
    • PROS: Has most codecs you might need
    • CONS: Not at all user friendly
  • DVD Decoder

    3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Decode and Watch DVDs with this Free Software Download

    6
    43 votes
    • PROS: This DVD decoder is a very simple and user-friendly platform., Multiple outputs are supported within this architecture.
    • CONS: A file size of 8.76 megabytes is somewhat hefty in terms of the available options., There is not much information available in regards to the parent company Seven Soft.
  • X Lossless Decoder

    20120226

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Decode your audio without losing quality

    8
    61 votes
    • PROS: Works with all major lossless audio formats, Works with cue sheet
    • CONS: Lack of GUI, Doesn't auto detect CDs
  • BlazeDVD

    Professional 5.0

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Software DVD player & DVD decoder

    8
    112 votes
    • DCRaw

      8.88

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      A Free (GPL) Design & photography program for Windows

      6
      19 votes
      • PROS: Good quality conversions from RAW to TIFF, Variety of features
      • CONS: Missing graphics interphase, Does not export to other formats
    • Raw Decoder

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free photography app for Android, by TS Systems

      9
      1 vote
      • GPL MPEG-1/2 DirectShow Decoder Filter

        0.1.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Codec for playing MPEG streams in DirectShow

        5
        9 votes
        • PROS: Works easily
        • CONS: Unecessary for most media players
      • WinMail Decoder

        Pro 2.01

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Extract attachments and emails from WINMAIL.DAT files

        3
        2 votes
        • WMA Encoder Decoder

          1.5.2

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Turn your audio files to WMA format

          8
          6 votes
          • Satsuki Decoder Pack

            4.3.0.9

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Comprehensive pack of filters and decoders

            8
            45 votes
            • ImTOO Audio Encoder

              3.0.0

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A CD Ripper, DVD Ripper, audio/video decoder/encoder and converter provider

              7
              8 votes
              • PROS: Support for many formats, Configuration settings for each encoder
              • CONS: The Tools menu doesn't work
            • CHM Decoder

              1.6

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Extract source files from your eBooks

              -
              No votes yet
              • Color Decoder

                1.0

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Mac

                Identify colors on your screen

                3
                1 vote
                • PROS: Flash, name or speak colors, Supports multiple monitors, Handy magnifier
                • CONS: Jammed up occasionally, Magnifier appears next to cursor
              • Net Profile Switch

                5.2

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows
                Windows
                Web Apps
                Android
                iPhone

                Create profiles for multiple networks

                9
                3 votes
                • PROS: Takes the stress out of network switching, Easy to configure different profiles
                • CONS: No instructions on how to configure DNS and SMTP
              Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
              #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
              14533.201409293008Windows
              220120226617.8Mac
              3Professional 5.01127.7Windows
              42011 15.0.72556.3Mac, Windows
              52.0676Windows
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