Files with mp41 file extension are related to the Microsoft MP41 video data format.

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Software that open mp41 file

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MP41 file extension - Microsoft MP41 video data

What is mp41 file? How to open mp41 files?

File type specification:

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

The mp41 file extension is associated with the MP41, a video codec developed by Microsoft.

The mp41 file stores video data encoded by MP41 codec.

The MP41 codec seems to be obsolete.

This mp41 file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

Updated: April 21, 2024

The default software associated to open mp41 file:

VLC media player icon

VideoLAN Project Team logoVLC media player  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
VideoLAN Project Team

Very popular multimedia player developed for Windows, Apple Mac, Linux, Unix and various other operating systems and 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:

Use VLC Player to playback *.mp41 files.

How to convert:

Use compatible tools to export *.mp41 files

List of recommended software applications associated to the .mp41 file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open mp41 file, edit mp41 file, convert mp41 file, view mp41 file, play mp41 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

mp41 file players - programs that can play mp41 file - Microsoft MP41 video data

Programs supporting the exension mp41 on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for play mp41 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mp41 file by default:
VLC media player small icon VLC media player
Other suggested software:
FFDShow small icon FFDShow

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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