H.264 and AAC playback on Windows Server 2008

In order to play back any kind of audio/video on Windows Server 2008, you need to install the Desktop Expreience feature.  However even after you do that H.264 video and AAC audio still don't play, this is because Microsoft doesn't include the necessary files by default (like it does in Windows 7).

To get H.264/AAC working you need to download and install a patch from Microsoft from the following link:


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