MSCDEX


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MSCDEXMicrosoft Cdrom Extension
MSCDEXMicrosoft CD-ROM Extension
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It does not require MSCDEX nor does it add any additional RAM requirements to the workstations.
To read these disks, IBM-compatible computers also need MSCDEX.
Often the reason for this lies in the product's use of MSCDEX or Red Book audio.
Audio and video synchronization: Both synchronization and performance of audio and video have been improved by new Indeo and Cinepack codecs (coders and decoders), by a CD-ROM File System (CDFS) that does away with the memory-hogging MSCDEX, by CD-ROM device drivers (written by Microsoft rather than by drive manufacturers), and by DirectDraw--which bypasses red-tape operations by sending images directly to the video card.