An mpg4 file extension is used for multimedia container file format that stores MPEG-4 encoded video and Advanced Audio Coding (AAC)-encoded audio content.

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MPG4 file extension - MPEG-4 video file format

What is mpg4 file? How to open mpg4 files?

File type specification:

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

mpg4 file icon: mpg4 filetype icon

The mpg4 file extension is associated with MPEG-4 multimedia file format. MPEG-4 is an International Standards Organization (ISO) specification that covers many aspects of multimedia presentation including compression, authoring and delivery.

The MPEG-4 file format, as defined by the MPEG-4 specification, contains MPEG-4 encoded video and Advanced Audio Coding (AAC)-encoded audio content.

MPG4 is a container format. As any other container format like AVI (avi), RealMedia (rm, rmvb), QuickTime (mov), MPEG (mpg, mpeg), Matroska (mkv, mka), OGM (ogm) it allows you to combine different multimedia streams (mostly audio and video) into one single file.

MIME types:
video/mp4

The default software associated to mpg4 file type:

Apple QuickTime icon

Apple, Inc. logo Apple QuickTime  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Apple, Inc.

Apple QuickTime is multimedia framework that as able to work with various formats of digital video, picture, sound, panoramic images, and interactivity.

Apple QuickTime for Mac icon

Apple, Inc. logo Apple QuickTime for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Apple, Inc.

Apple QuickTime for Mac is multimedia framework capable of handling various formats of digital video, picture, sound, panoramic images, and interactivity. Apple QuickTime for Mac is a part of the Apple Mac OS X.

Help how to open MPG4 files:

Use QuickTime Player or any similar media player, you should install mp4 video codecs to decode and play files in mp4 file format.

How to convert file with extension MPG4:

Use compatible video converter to transform *.mpg4 files to other video formats.

Find conversions from mpg4 file:

mpg4 to avi

mpg4 to dvr-ms

mpg4 to m4v

mpg4 to mp3

mpg4 to mp4

mpg4 to mts

mpg4 to ts

Find converter to mpg4 file type:

264 to mpg4

avi to mpg4

dv4 to mpg4

m4v to mpg4

mpg to mpg4

mts to mpg4

wma to mpg4

List of software applications associated to the .mpg4 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 mpg4 file, edit mpg4 file, convert mpg4 file, view mpg4 file, play mpg4 file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the mpg4 files.

  • Open mpg4 file
  • Play mpg4 file
  • Convert mpg4 file
  • Others mpg4 file

Software that open mpg4 file - MPEG-4 video file format

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open mpg4 file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with mpg4 file by default:
Apple QuickTime small icon Apple QuickTime
Other suggested software:
Microsoft Windows Media Player small icon Microsoft Windows Media Player

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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