How to Open MKV Files?

Before asking how to open MKV files with Windows Media Player, it is important to understand exactly what MKV files are. MKV files contain video and audio streams (may also contain subtitles). The streams are likely compressed and have been produced with an encoder. In order to play these streams a codec is required. The video stream located in the MKV file has been coded by the source and now it must be decoded by the end user who wishes to play it. So these streams may require you to install decoding software and filters to playback depending on what player you use.

Several media players based on DirectShow like Windows Media Player support .MKV files opening if you have the proper codecs and filters installed. As recommended, RER Video Converter is more than a powerful converter. It can also solve the problem and help you open MKV files. When you download and install RER Video Converter, it will automatically install Matroska Pack codec needed for .MKV files opening. This program is an ideal solution for new users to open MKV files on PC perfectly.

How to Open MKV Files on Media Player Device?

How to open MKV file on media player device?

You can convert MKV files to AVI, ASF, MPEG and other formats supported by your player on PC or portable players. Then you can open and play them by your player software or on your portable devices like Sony PSP, Sony PS3, Apple iPod, Apple TV, iPhone, Zune, Xbox, Archos, Creative Zen Vision, Iriver. RER Video Converter is one of the best MKV conversion tools to help you open MKV files. It can convert videos to MKV files or convert MKV files to other video formats as you like, such as MP4, MOV, 3GP, 3G2, MPEG, MPG, VOB, AVI, WMV, FLV, H.264, MJPEG, TS.

What's more, RER Video Converter also supports converting between almost all popular video formats at an unmatchable speed and high quality, Vista supported. Click here to free download RER Video Converter and start your smooth MKV files conversion right now!

So to summarize, how to open MKV files? We can open MKV files by 2 ways - to open MKV files directly on PC or to open MKV files by MKV files converter easily.

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