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codec

A device that uses hardware and/or software to translate analogue transmissions into digital transmissions and compressed data from 10- to 100-fold. Codecs were used to transmit information in telemedicine, but are now of historic interest.

codec

Coder/decoder Telemedicine A device that uses hardware and/or software to translate analog transmissions into digital transmissions and compresses data from 10- to 100-fold; codecs are used to transmit information in telemedicine. See Asynchronous transfer mode switching, T-1, Telemedicine.
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This codec pack introduces support for GStreamer 1.
0, Fluendo Codec Pack 18 also includes the following improvements:
323 toolkits, available directly from DataBeam, can be licensed in object or source code, except for the Codec Pack, which is available in object code form only.
Installing the Codec Pack is like lighting up Windows Explorer," said a local photographer, early user of the product.
It has quality codec packs that we've licensed from trusted sources and a simple file-conversion built right into the client.
Codecs are downloaded together with video programs or in codec packs and most video players usually install a number of common codecs with the actual player programs.