Videos in MPEG-1 format commonly feature dat file extension, although this may confuse some users. You can convert these files much like any other video files with a special multimedia converters to many different video formats, including Matroska MKV. Pick any of the programs as all of them should support DAT to MKV conversion.
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We have found 5 software records in our database eligible for .dat to .mkv file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert dat to mkv on Windows
A free and powerful video conversion utility, SUPER is based on FFmpeg, MEncoder, MPlayer, x264, MusePack, Monkey's audio, Shorten audio, TAK audio, True audio, WavPack, the libavcodec library & the theora/vorbis RealProducer's plugIn.
Convert from dat file
|Yes, SUPER supports dat file conversion as a source file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
to mkv file
|Yes, SUPER supports mkv file conversion as a target file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned dat to mkv. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Nero Recode is software tool for Microsoft Windows operating system, which allows users to import, rip, convert and edit digital audio and digital video files.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert dat to mkv on OS X
4Media Video Converter for Mac is converting tool that allows users to convert amongst a vast array of standard-definition (SD) video formats and high-definition (HD) formats with splendid quality and super speed.
It also empowers you to extract audio from videos and convert audio formats from one to another.
Pavtube HD Video Converter is converting tool for Apple Mac OS X operating system that allows users to to convert MKV, MOV, MXF, MTS, M2TS, M2T, TS, TiVo, M4V, MP4, AVI, MPG, VOB, WMV, ASF, 3GP, FLV, F4V videos to any video formats for playing, editing, uploading or burning on Mac OS X.
Wondershare Video Converter for Mac is easy-to-use video and audio converter. It is able to convert different video formats for all multimedia portable devices including iPod, iPhone, Apple TV etc. It can converts video files such as MOV, FLV, MP4, AVI, MKV.