Windows Media

WMFWindows Media SDKMicrosoft Windows Media frameworkWindows Media formatsWindows Media Services
Windows Media is a discontinued multimedia framework for media creation and distribution for Microsoft Windows.wikipedia
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Media Foundation

Enhanced Video RendererEVRMicrosoft Media Foundation framework
The Windows Media SDK is replaced by Media Foundation.
It is the intended replacement for Microsoft DirectShow, Windows Media SDK, DirectX Media Objects (DMOs) and all other so-called "legacy" multimedia APIs such as Audio Compression Manager (ACM) and Video for Windows (VfW).

NetShow

NetShow Player
It consists of a software development kit (SDK) with several application programming interfaces (API) and a number of prebuilt technologies, and is the replacement of NetShow technologies.
NetShow was Microsoft's original framework for Internet network broadcasting, intended to compete with RealNetworks RealMedia & Vivo (acquired in 1998 by RealNetworks). It is now renamed and marketed under the Windows Media umbrella.

Windows Media Encoder

Windows Media Encoder 9 Series
Windows Media Encoder
Windows Media Encoder (WME) is a discontinued, freeware media encoder developed by Microsoft which enables content developers to convert or capture both live and prerecorded audio, video, and computer screen images to Windows Media formats for live and on-demand delivery.

Windows Media Services

Windows Media ServerNetShow Services
Windows Media Services
Only Windows Media, JPEG, and MP3 formats are supported.

Windows Media Audio

WMAXMA.wma
Windows Media Audio (WMA)
It is a proprietary technology that forms part of the Windows Media framework.

Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player MobileMedia PlayerWindows Media Player Mobile 10
Windows Media Player
The player includes intrinsic support for Windows Media codecs and also WAV and MP3 media formats.

Advanced Stream Redirector

ASX.asx
Advanced Stream Redirector (ASX)
The Advanced Stream Redirector (ASX) format is a type of XML metafile designed to store a playlist of Windows Media files for a multimedia presentation.

Windows Media Video

WMVWMV9.WMV
Windows Media Video (WMV) and VC-1
It is part of the Windows Media framework.

Windows Media DRM

FairUse4WMprotected WMA
Windows Media DRM, an implementation of digital rights management
Windows Media DRM or WMDRM, is a Digital Rights Management service for the Windows Media platform.

Media Transfer Protocol

MTPMTP/PTPAndroid File Transfer
Media Transfer Protocol (MTP), for transferring and synchronizing media on portable devices
MTP is a key part of WMDRM10-PD, a digital rights management (DRM) service for the Windows Media platform.

Microsoft Silverlight

SilverlightMicrosoft Silverlight 2.0Microsoft Silverlight runtime for IE
Silverlight
Silverlight supports H.264 video, Advanced Audio Coding, Windows Media Video (WMV), Windows Media Audio (WMA), and MPEG Layer III (MP3) media content across all supported browsers without requiring Windows Media Player, the Windows Media Player ActiveX control, or Windows Media browser plug-ins.

DVR-MS

.dvr-msMicrosoft Digital Video Recording (DVR-MS)
DVR-MS, the recording format used by Windows Media Center
Also, Windows Media Player 10 shipped with a transcoder to convert DVR-MS to WMV only when syncing with portable devices such as a Portable Media Center.

Multimedia framework

media platformmedia frameworkmultimedia
Windows Media is a discontinued multimedia framework for media creation and distribution for Microsoft Windows.

Media clip

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Windows Media is a discontinued multimedia framework for media creation and distribution for Microsoft Windows.

Microsoft Windows

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Windows Media is a discontinued multimedia framework for media creation and distribution for Microsoft Windows.

Software development kit

SDKSDKsdevelopment kits
It consists of a software development kit (SDK) with several application programming interfaces (API) and a number of prebuilt technologies, and is the replacement of NetShow technologies.

Application programming interface

APIAPIsapplication programming interfaces
It consists of a software development kit (SDK) with several application programming interfaces (API) and a number of prebuilt technologies, and is the replacement of NetShow technologies.

Windows Media Center

Media CenterWTVunofficially through a windows command script installer
Windows Media Center

Windows Movie Maker

Movie MakerMicrosoft Windows Live Movie Maker 2011
Windows Movie Maker

VC-1

SMPTE VC1VC-1/WMV3VC1
Windows Media Video (WMV) and VC-1

WMV HD

HD
WMV HD, (Windows Media Video High Definition), the branding name for high definition (HD) media content encoded using Windows Media codecs. WMV HD is not a separate codec.

High-definition video

HDhigh definitionhigh-definition
WMV HD, (Windows Media Video High Definition), the branding name for high definition (HD) media content encoded using Windows Media codecs. WMV HD is not a separate codec.

JPEG XR

JPEG XR / HD PhotoHDHD Photo
HD Photo (formerly Windows Media Photo, standardized as JPEG XR)

SAMI

SMI
SAMI, the closed caption format developed by Microsoft. It can be used to synchronize captions and audio descriptions with online video.