Trouble finding AC3 DirectShow decoder (code 8192) FOR A MAC

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Trying to play a certain movie in Divx and i get this message (that, looking through the forums, a lot of people get) that says “You may need an additional audio decoder to play the soundtrack of this file. This file contains a track in the Dolby AC3 Audio (code “8192”) format. You may need to install a DirectShow decoder for this audio format in order to hear the soundtrack of this file.". I am using a mac. I cannot find the download for a mac. Just windows. Kind of frustrating me. Appreciate any help and instructions anyone has to offer. reply

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01-26-2010 08:09 PM
drfs91

I had the same problem and found this solution.

http://www.perian.org/

Or else you can this a try as a backup plan

http://mac.softpedia.com/get/Audio/AC3-Codec.shtml

Hope this helps reply

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02-02-2010 01:20 AM
Todd R

Thanks Todd - Perian worked perfectly for me! reply

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02-07-2010 06:22 PM
Brian

Thanks for this.
I was having the same problem and I came across this exchange.
Perian worked for me. Thanks, Todd reply

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02-08-2010 02:22 AM
Zarky

Perian worked perfectly for me-thanks! reply

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02-24-2010 12:33 AM
Nasheen

I downloaded and installed perian but when I watch with the Divx player I still have no audio when watching a mkv file. reply

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02-25-2010 11:57 PM
Michail
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this worked for me!! i tried to download the AC3 filter from some of the other forums but perian was the only one that worked. thanks so much! reply

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03-02-2010 06:55 PM
guest

Perian work for me legend! Im a happy couch potato for the weekend reply

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03-05-2010 02:00 AM
MW

works for me!!! thanks! reply

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03-06-2010 04:45 PM
Jeck

Michail, try opening the mkv file with quicktime. The perian software is designed for quicktime, not divx. If you want to watch it with divx on your mac, a google search will help you. Also, this forum link may be of assistance.

http://forum.videohelp.com/threads/281335-mkv-to-divx reply

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03-08-2010 08:38 PM
Todd R

Perian solved my issue no problems - instant solution! reply

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03-13-2010 12:06 PM
Robin

Thanks Todd, problem solved! reply

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03-24-2010 02:07 AM
Balistik

It’s a magic!!! Perian for ever!! reply

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03-24-2010 02:27 PM
Valentina from Moscow

Dude Thanks a Bunch “http://www.perian.org/ " Works Great .... gonna watch me some supernatural now reply

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03-29-2010 03:16 PM
TorreZ

Bludy Genius!!! reply

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04-01-2010 02:09 PM
Rage

THANKS SO MUCH!!!! reply

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04-05-2010 11:20 AM
Pleased

Yeah man! Great job. it works fine =) reply

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04-05-2010 08:47 PM
Fim

god bless u thank u so fuckin very very much!!! reply

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04-08-2010 04:46 PM
efi

Thank you, Todd!!!! reply

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04-13-2010 11:04 PM
Sha

HOW HELL I add that file in the divx reply

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04-24-2010 01:45 PM
harry

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