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Hey,

as stated in the topic, VC1-Codec (wvc1) from (.mkv-)MediaInfo is written as "Microsoft" into the .nfo-file - leaving KODI without a clue what codec it really is although MediaInfo supplied clear information about it being vc-1.

Example VC-1:

Codec ID : V_MS/VFW/FOURCC / WVC1
Codec ID/Hint : Microsoft

TMM writes <codec>Microsoft</codec>
Should be
<codec>wvc1</codec> or <codec>vc-1</codec>


Example H264:
Codec ID : V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC
TMM writes <codec>h264</codec> (correct)



Thanks again! Smile
please provide a full mediainfo dump for your test file
Here it is.
There is nothing special about this .mkv-file. Just a common file with wvc1 (vc-1) video track like it's used in some movies.
Thanks for looking into it.


Code:
Complete name                            : K:\Test\Videos\Video File (2016)\Video File (2016).mkv
Format                                   : Matroska
Format version                           : Version 4 / Version 2
File size                                : 21.3 GiB
Duration                                 : 1h 55mn
Overall bit rate mode                    : Variable
Overall bit rate                         : 26.1 Mbps
Encoded date                             : UTC 2016-06-13 00:32:48
Writing application                      : mkvmerge v9.2.0 ('Photograph') 64bit
Writing library                          : libebml v1.3.3 + libmatroska v1.4.4

Video
ID                                       : 1
Format                                   : VC-1
Format profile                           : [email protected]
Codec ID                                 : V_MS/VFW/FOURCC / WVC1
Codec ID/Hint                            : Microsoft
Duration                                 : 1h 55mn
Bit rate                                 : 16.5 Mbps
Width                                    : 1 920 pixels
Height                                   : 1 080 pixels
Display aspect ratio                     : 16:9
Frame rate mode                          : Constant
Frame rate                               : 23.976 (24000/1001) fps
Color space                              : YUV
Chroma subsampling                       : 4:2:0
Bit depth                                : 8 bits
Scan type                                : Progressive
Compression mode                         : Lossy
Bits/(Pixel*Frame)                       : 0.334
Stream size                              : 13.4 GiB (63%)
Default                                  : Yes
Forced                                   : No

Audio #1
ID                                       : 2
Format                                   : E-AC-3
Format/Info                              : Audio Coding 3
Format settings, Endianness              : Big
Codec ID                                 : A_EAC3
Duration                                 : 1h 55mn
Bit rate mode                            : Constant
Bit rate                                 : 1 920 Kbps
Channel(s)                               : 6 channels
Channel positions                        : Front: L C R, Side: L R, LFE
Sampling rate                            : 48.0 KHz
Frame rate                               : 187.500 fps (256 spf)
Compression mode                         : Lossy
Stream size                              : 1.56 GiB (7%)
Title                                    : AC3 Transcode
Language                                 : English
Default                                  : Yes
Forced                                   : No
could you try the latest nightly build from http://nightly.tinymediamanager.org ?
I hope this workaround works for your VC-1 files
Just tested - works fine!

Now "<codec>VC-1</codec>" is written to the .nfo file.

Since the files are just like everyone elses vc-1 files, i'm sure other users will benefit, too. Smile

Thanks again.