Media Type Identifiers

You must use media types to define the format of media used with the Windows Media Format SDK. For descriptions of the various media types, see Media Types.

The following table lists the global identifiers for all supported media types and their corresponding GUID values.

Global media type identifier GUID
MEDIASUBTYPE_I420 30323449-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
MEDIASUBTYPE_IYUV 56555949-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB1 e436eb78-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB24 e436eb7d-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB32 e436eb7e-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB4 e436eb79-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB555 e436eb7c-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB565 e436eb7b-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_RGB8 e436eb7a-524f-11ce-9f53-0020af0ba770
MEDIASUBTYPE_UYVY 59565955-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
MEDIASUBTYPE_VIDEOIMAGE 1d4a45f2-e5f6-4b44-8388-f0ae5c0e0c37
MEDIASUBTYPE_YUY2 32595559-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
MEDIASUBTYPE_YV12 31313259-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
MEDIASUBTYPE_YVU9 39555659-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
MEDIASUBTYPE_YVYU 55595659-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMFORMAT_MPEG2Video e06d80e3-db46-11cf-b4d1-00805f6cbbea
WMFORMAT_Script 5C8510F2-DEBE-4ca7-BBA5-F07A104F8DFF
WMFORMAT_VideoInfo 05589f80-c356-11ce-bf01-00aa0055595a
WMFORMAT_WaveFormatEx 05589f81-c356-11ce-bf01-00aa0055595a
WMFORMAT_WebStream da1e6b13-8359-4050-b398-388e965bf00c
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_ACELPnet 00000130-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_Base 00000000-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_DRM 00000009-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_MP3 00000055-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_MP43 3334504D-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_MP4S 5334504D-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_M4S2 3253344D-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_P422 32323450-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_MPEG2_VIDEO e06d8026-db46-11cf-b4d1-00805f6cbbea
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_MSS1 3153534D-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_MSS2 3253534D-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_PCM 00000001-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WebStream 776257d4-c627-41cb-8f81-7ac7ff1c40cc
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMAudio_Lossless 00000163-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMAudioV2 00000161-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMAudioV7 00000161-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMAudioV8 00000161-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMAudioV9 00000162-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMSP1 0000000A-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMV1 31564D57-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMV2 32564D57-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMV3 33564D57-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMVA 41564D57-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WMVP 50564D57-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIASUBTYPE_WVP2 32505657-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIATYPE_Audio 73647561-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIATYPE_FileTransfer D9E47579-930E-4427-ADFC-AD80F290E470
WMMEDIATYPE_Image 34A50FD8-8AA5-4386-81FE-A0EFE0488E31
WMMEDIATYPE_Script 73636d64-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMMEDIATYPE_Text 9BBA1EA7-5AB2-4829-BA57-0940209BCF3E
WMMEDIATYPE_Video 73646976-0000-0010-8000-00AA00389B71
WMSCRIPTTYPE_TwoStrings 82f38a70-c29f-11d1-97ad-00a0c95ea850

 

GUID Values

Media Types