Video Decoders (Codecs)

Previous versions of EasyWorship required third party decoders to support video formats like MP4, MOV and DVD. EasyWorship 7 only needs a decoder for DVD playback. Everything else is included. 

DScaler Codec

EasyWorship 7 requires an additional video decoder in order to support DVD playback. See the instructions below to download and install DScaler. 

Install DScaler for DVD Playback:

  1. Close the EasyWorship program.
  2. Click here to access the DScaler download page at
  3. The download should start automatically. If not click the direct link option provided. Don't click any other links or buttons on this page.
  4. Allow the DScaler5008.exe file to download, then open it to start the install.
  5. If you get a message that the app from an unknown publisher is trying to run, click Yes.
  6. There are no special options to select during the install, use the default settings to complete the install by clicking Next on each window and Install on the Ready to Install window.
  7. Open EasyWorship, click on Edit then Options.
  8. Click Advanced and make sure you have checked the box next to use preferred DVD codecs and click OK.
  9. EasyWorship is now ready to play DVDs. 

PowerPoint 2010 Viewer

While we recommend using the full version of PowerPoint, you may use the viewer if you do not have PowePoint or EasyWorship is unable to access PowerPoint in order to display a slideshow. See the instructions below to install PowerPoint 2010 viewer. 

Download and Install PowerPoint Viewer & Update:

  1. Download and install PowerPoint 2010 Viewer. Click here to download.
  2. Download and install the PowerPoint Viewer security update. Click here to download.
  3. During the install check the box to accept the License Terms and click Continue, Next, Install and OK on the next prompts.
  4. Make sure you install both files then follow the instructions under Change EasyWorship Settings below.

Change EasyWorship Settings:

  1. Open EasyWorship, click on the edit menu, options, then advanced.
  2. Check the option to "Use the PowerPoint Viewer instead of the Full PowerPoint Application.
  3. Click OK.
  4. EasyWorship is now ready to use PowerPoint 2010 viewer.