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M4U file extension - MPEG-4 playlist file

What is m4u file? How to open m4u files?

File type specification:

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

The m4u file extension is used for MPEG-4 playlist files. Playlist files contain links to video files, but not the actual video data.

Help how to open M4U 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 M4U:

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 .m4u file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open m4u file, edit m4u file, convert m4u file, view m4u file, play m4u file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Play m4u file

m4u file players - programs that can play m4u file - MPEG-4 playlist file

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play m4u file action.

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Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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