Playing HEVC in DivX Player (Windows)

UPDATE: You no longer need to use the special plug-in below to play DivX HEVC. Simply get the latest DivX Player!

The time has come for real-time up to 1080p HEVC video playback in DivX Player!

Prerequisites

  • Download and install DivX Player 9.1.3
  • Download our HEVC Plugin v1.1 for DivX Web Player
  • Verify that the below files are present in the DivXHEVC_Plugins_v1.1_Windows.zip file you downloaded
    • DivXHEVCDecode.dll
    • DivXHEVCDecode.xml
    • DivXMKVSource.dll
    • DivXMKVSource.xml

Installing HEVC Support

  • Unzip the contents of the zip file into C:\Program Files (x86)\DivX\DivX Plus Player\DSEPlugins directory
  • Uninstalling HEVC Support

    • Navigate to C:\Program Files (x86)\DivX\DivX Plus Player\DSEPlugins directory
    • Delete these files:
      • DivXHEVCDecode.dll
      • DivXHEVCDecode.xml
      • DivXMKVSource.dll
      • DivXMKVSource.xml

    Notes

    • This release includes HEVC decoder plugins,for the DivX player 9.1.3, which are HM-11.0 compliant
    • Seeking is now supported during playback
    • We've tested and confirmed real time 1080p playback on a 4-Core i5 with 4GB RAM with content Tears of Steel.
    • Instructions above are based on Windows 7 64 bit operating system. 32 bit Windows operating systems will use "C:\Program Files\..."
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