Codecs that are provided by camera manufacturers are the interfaces that WIC uses to provide support for proprietary image formats. Any application that uses WIC receives automatic support for new image formats when the codec is installed.
Expression Media Version 1.0 Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows uses WIC to render images for thumbnail views and for media views.
For more information about WIC technology and about related topics, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
Article ID: 947898 - Last Review: May 7, 2012 - Revision: 1