VLC Media Player
VLC Media Player is a really powerful multimedia player for Windows. It runs really fast all the media files.
The VLC media player takes just 3 seconds to start and then you only need to select the file and VLC will play it.
It supports MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ... and DVD, VCD and various stream protocols.
It can be used as a server to transmit a high-bandwidth network to IPv4 or IPv6, unix or multicast.
In addition, it plays incomplete files, which is really interesting if you are downloading a movie and you want to check if it is a real one or a fake.
Among these features, VLC media player has been created (formerly known as video LAN client), one of the most used media players.
It needs Microsoft .NET FrameWork 1.1 or higher.
The program inclues a toolbar for Internet Explorer whose installation is optional.
In addition to the Standard version, an Advanced version exists where you can encode any file that you have created or created in a particular format.