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Video Compression Software

A lossless video codec that uses a fast Huffman compression algorithm and can handle RGB24 and YUV colorspaces. Offers compression ratio and speed comparable to other Huffman compression codecs. Originally developed for use by G-Cap game recording software, it can be used as a stand-alone component for real-time recording, editing and archiving purposes.

Version: 1.1
License: freeware (view)
OS: Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10, (32-bit & 64-bit)

How To


Download and run the installer.

You cannot choose the installation location.
The codec will automatically be installed in: "C:\Program Files\GCapVideoCodec".

If installing on 64-bit OS both 32-bit & 64-bit dll files will be installed.
You can select and use the codec in any video recording/editing application(32-bit & 64-bit).


Use "Windows Control Panel / Uninstall Programs" to remove the codec from your system.

Once uninstalled you won't be able to playback videos encoded by this codec.


Select the codec from main application's "Video Compression" window.
Press "Configure" to bring up the codec's "Encoding Options" window.

Colorspace : Select "YUV420p"(slightly lossy) or "RGB"(lossless).

Compression: Select "Normal" or "Best".