Async filter sample and AVI files

The Async filter sample contains the comment “NOTE: This filter does NOT support AVI format.” That’s only half true. The Async sample (like the official Async File Source filter) doesn’t care about the stream format. It just delivers a stream of bytes. However, the AVI Splitter won’t connect unless the Async filter offers MEDIASUBTYPE_Avi as its…

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Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008

The Windows SDK for Windows Server 2008 is now available for download. This release contains several new samples for Media Foundation plus one new DirectShow sample. New Media Foundation samples: ASF Parser EVR Presenter MFPlayer Audio MFT MPEG-1 Source New DirectShow sample: EVR Player These new samples all require Windows Vista or later to run.