M2P File Type

- The quick facts

What are M2P files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a M2P file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.

What is a M2P file?

The .m2p file extension can be commonly found in files that contain video and audio data formatted in MPEG-2 type. M2P video stores data for media streaming. MP G, mpeg, and m2v are some of the other file types that are used in files formatted with MPEG-2 video and audio.

M2P file is a digital video/ movie file type that describes a combination of lossy video compression and lossy audio compression (audio data compression) methods which permit storage and transmission of movies using currently available storage media and transmission bandwidth. M2P format is frequently used by broadcasters and television companies in creating their digital television broadcasts over the air, cable, and satellite TV. It also specifies the format of movies that are distributed on DVD or digital versatile disks. MPEG-2 is a standard for the generic coding of moving pictures and associated audio information.

VLC Media Player is one of the most popular applications/ players that can work with .m2p files

How to open M2P files

We have identified one M2P opener that is compatible with this specific type of M2P file.

Programs that open Generic files

Last updated: March 9, 2022

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of M2P files. Remember, different programs may use M2P files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

Any Video ConverterAny Video ConverterUser submitted
WinDVD ApplicationWinDVD ApplicationUser submitted
SyncUPSyncUPUser submitted
MPC-HCMPC-HCUser submitted
MplayerMplayerUser submitted
Nero Kwik MediaNero Kwik MediaUser submitted
PowerDVDPowerDVDUser submitted
Nero MediaHubNero MediaHubUser submitted
UMPlayerUMPlayerUser submitted
5KPlayer5KPlayerUser submitted

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