As you may know that the default windows media player is simple by design. It has not power to player most of multimedia files. Basically, there are codecs which play major role in this matter. The encoders and decoders are major part of a media player. Media Player Classic is an alternative of basic windows player that can player various multimedia files.
The project was started by Gabest in 2007 who is a programmer. At that stage, the player was very simple in design and interface. It goes viral day by day because of legend features. It was relicensed and redesigned at later time which was included in K-lite Codec Pack and MPC Home Cinema as well. This classic player does not need any installation because it will launch the application as portable.
The size of the application is less than even a digital camera picture. It will never let your PC lazy because it only took very light system resources. There are keyboard shortcuts to control the player without having a mouse. You can start playing video clips, movies or dramas with MPC. Some people call it as 321 media player classic because the title logo describe it.
Furthermore, it lets you create personal music playlist with adding bunch of files. You can simply drag & drop files and sort play order on your wishes. Creating thumbnails image of a movie which is major achievement of developer where you can also save screenshot image quickly.