This update helps Microsoft improve the experiences when users play DVDs in Windows Media Player and Windows Media Center in Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1), such as the performance and the quality improvements. Check out the Prerequisites before you install this update, and see the "References" section about DVD playback.

How to obtain this update

Windows Update

This update is available from Windows Update.

Update detail information

Prerequisites

To apply this hotfix, you must be running Windows 7 SP1.

For more information about how to obtain a Windows 7 service pack, click the following article number to go to the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

976932 Information about Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and for Windows Server 2008 R2

Registry information

To apply this update, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

More Information

The global version of this update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). The dates and the times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time together with your current daylight saving time (DST) bias. Additionally, the dates and the times may change when you perform certain operations on the files.

The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes are not listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature

For all supported x86-based versions of Windows 7

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Qdvd.dll

6.6.7601.18611

519,680

25-Sep-2014

01:40

x86

Qdvd.dll

6.6.7601.22819

519,680

25-Sep-2014

01:45

x86

For all supported x64-based versions of Windows 7

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Platform

Qdvd.dll

6.6.7601.18611

371,712

25-Sep-2014

02:08

x64

Qdvd.dll

6.6.7601.22819

371,712

25-Sep-2014

02:07

x64

Qdvd.dll

6.6.7601.18611

519,680

25-Sep-2014

01:40

x86

Qdvd.dll

6.6.7601.22819

519,680

25-Sep-2014

01:45

x86


Additional file information


Additional files for all supported x86-based versions of Windows 7

File property

Value

File name

X86_1a019649949804ef251012d8a3375e2e_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.22819_none_9bc9714941f4772e.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

709

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

06:34

File name

X86_41f1e8af60ae9c52aa7bbe14a2ea555a_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.18611_none_5d9fa57c0fa8044c.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

709

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

06:34

File name

X86_microsoft-windows-directshow-dvdsupport_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.18611_none_56267efd321d772a.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

16,389

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

02:13

File name

X86_microsoft-windows-directshow-dvdsupport_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.22819_none_56b81ffe4b33ded3.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

16,389

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

02:14

Additional files for all supported x64-based versions of Windows 7

File property

Value

File name

Amd64_07192c01d80babdbbb76f0859dcc6636_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.18611_none_c0f3c49f3075e77b.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

1,066

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

06:34

File name

Amd64_8e2795c6483b1b3de811d6eb7d90c74c_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.22819_none_0c1442265a744547.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

1,066

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

06:34

File name

Amd64_microsoft-windows-directshow-dvdsupport_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.18611_none_b2451a80ea7ae860.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

13,663

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

03:30

File name

Amd64_microsoft-windows-directshow-dvdsupport_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.22819_none_b2d6bb8203915009.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

13,663

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

03:29

File name

X86_microsoft-windows-directshow-dvdsupport_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.18611_none_56267efd321d772a.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

16,389

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

02:13

File name

X86_microsoft-windows-directshow-dvdsupport_31bf3856ad364e35_6.1.7601.22819_none_56b81ffe4b33ded3.manifest

File version

Not applicable

File size

16,389

Date (UTC)

25-Sep-2014

Time (UTC)

02:14


References

For more information about DVD playback capability, go to the following Microsoft websites:

General information about DVD playback options for Windows

General information about plug-ins and add-ins for Windows Media Player

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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