MPEG-1 (*.mpg) is a common, well-supported multimedia format and as such supported in all dedicated multimedia conversion programs, so there should be no problem with converting MPG to H264 format. Just keep in mind the resulting quality will depend on the original and generally won't improve but may be even lower.
Convert MPEG 1 video file format to H.264 video.
We have found 5 software records in our database eligible for .mpg to .h264 file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert mpg to h264 on Windows
A freeware video converter, Freemake Video Converter is very simple to use and it is recommended for beginners.
Freemake supports about 200 video and audio formats. Freemake also supports Blu-ray disc burning. It is helpful to download flash video from the websites and upload video on YouTube video service.
Convert from mpg file
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to h264 file
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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 mpg to h264. 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.
MediaCoder is a free universal media transcoder. It integrates most popular audio and video codecs to fast transcoding of multimedia content. It is able to use CD, DVD, or Internet protocols such as HTTP, FTP, RTSP, UDP etc. as source for the conversion.
A video converting software for Microsoft Windows that convert video files to various key video formats (AVI, MP4, VCD, SVCD (PAL/NTSC), DiVX, WMV, FLV, DVD, etc.) and plenty of audio-only file formats as well (MP3, WMA, OGG, WAV, AAC, AC3, MP2, AIFF, FLAC, AU, AMR, RA, etc.).
You can also use VIP Video Converter to convert your video files specially for specific multimedia devices, such as iPod, Mobile & Smart Phones, Game Consoles (PS3, Xbox etc.), PSP, Wii, iPad & more.
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert mpg to h264 on OS X
Adapter is a free video converter for Mac & PC. It is able to convert avi, save flash .flv, crop video and much more!
Multiplatform software - convert mpg to h264 on any platform
FFmpeg is the leading multimedia framework, able to decode, encode, transcode, mux, demux, stream, filter and play pretty much anything that humans and machines have created. It supports the most obscure ancient formats up to the cutting edge. No matter if they were designed by some standards committee, the community or a corporation.