Multimedia Registration Kit Revision 3.0

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The Multimedia Registration Packet (MDRK.EXE) is a collection of updated documents that developers can use for help in writing multimedia applications for the Windows environment,

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The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:


For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services
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The packet includes Microsoft Word and ASCII text versions of the following files:

MMREG Multimedia Registration Kit

This kit enables a developer to register new formats and product IDs with Microsoft for the purpose of providing support for the format by other developers.

MSFTMM Multimedia Document Overview

This document provides a list of the current documents available from the Multimedia Technologies group at Microsoft.

RIFFNEW Multimedia Data Types and Techniques

This document provides a comprehensive description of available multimedia data types including Resource Interchange File Format (RIFF) and wave types.

PROD_IDS New Multimedia IDs

This is a complete list of registered manufacturer's and their registered products.


This header file contains multimedia data types and product IDs that you can include in the source code of a multimedia C program.


Article ID: 120253 - Last Review: November 3, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
Applies to
  • Microsoft Windows Software Development Kit 3.1
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