The M4E file extension is related to the MPEG-4 video file format used by some kind of apps.

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Software that works with m4e file extension

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M4E file extension - MPEG-4 video file

What is m4e file? How to open m4e files?

File type specification:

Digital video and movie file type icon Digital video and movie file type

The M4E file extension is associated with MPEG-4 video format a standard of video and audio coding for Web,  optical media and digital TV broadcasting. The *.m4e file stores video data encoded in MPEG-4 format.

The default software associated to m4e file type:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logo VLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  VideoLAN Project Team

VLC media player is very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other platforms.

VLC can playback many of the video formats (AVI, MKV, OGV, WMV, ASF, MOV...) and audio formats (MP3, AAC, M4A, OGG, FLAC...) as well as support of subtitles for video. It can also be used as a streaming server and multimedia transcoder.

Help how to open M4E files:

Many common video formats can be played back with some universal media player like VLC player. However, some highly specialized and proprietary formats may only be supported in certain players that are usually provided by the original developer.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to open video and movie files

How to convert file with extension M4E:

Generally speaking, you will need a multimedia converter if you want to convert one video format to another. You can find hundreds of converters on the internet, but their quality may vary and many may not even support every video format. So always use some of the more popular and reliable software first.

For general information try to look at:
Basic info how to convert video and movie files

List of recommended software applications associated to the .m4e file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open m4e file, edit m4e file, convert m4e file, view m4e file, play m4e file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Play m4e file

m4e file players - programs that can play m4e file - MPEG-4 video file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play m4e file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with m4e file by default:
VLC media player small icon VLC media player
Other suggested software:
QuickTime Player small icon QuickTime Player

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