Files with P2 extension are mainly related to recorded videos using Panasonic digital cameras with P2 memory cards. 

There is one other file type using
the P2 file extension!

p2 file icon.p2 - Pict2 picture image

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Software that works with p2 file extension

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P2 file extension - Panasonic P2 video

What is p2 file? How to open p2 files?

File type specification:

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

The P2 file extension is generally related to a proprietary video file format used by Panasonic for it's digital recording solid-state memory storage media. Looks like a variant of MXF format specially altered by Panasonic.

In order to play back P2 files, you'll need Panasonic P2 Viewer, and also the P2 driver must be installed in your computer to decode the P2 format.

The default software associated to p2 file type:

Panasonic P2 Viewer Plus picture or screenshot

Panasonic Corporation logo Panasonic P2 Viewer Plus  Multiplatform software

Company or developer:
  Panasonic Corporation

Panasonic P2 Viewer Plus is a software that offers P2 file viewing, copying and metadata editing that supports all P2 codec files, including AVC-Intra and AVC-Proxy files. Also supports 24 bit audio. It is available for Mac and Windows.

Help how to open P2 files:

You should be able to playback these files using Panasonic programs, such as the P2 Viewer Plus.

How to convert file with extension P2:

As far as we know, this .p2 file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

Related links:

P2 at Wikipedia

List of recommended software applications associated to the .p2 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 p2 file, edit p2 file, convert p2 file, view p2 file, play p2 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Play p2 file

p2 file player - programs that play p2 file - Panasonic P2 video

Click on the link to get more information about Panasonic P2 Viewer Plus for play p2 file action.


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