MJPEG File - opening and understanding

Did your computer fail to open a MJPEG file? We explain what they are used for and recommend software that we know can open or otherwise handle your .MJPEG files.

What is a MJPEG file?

The MJPEG file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the MJPEG file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the MJPEG file format and its common uses, we do know which programs are known to open these files, as we receive dozens of suggestions from users like yourself every day about specific file types and which programs they use to open them.

We are continually working on adding more file type descriptions to the site, so if you have information about MJPEG files that you think will help others, please use the Update Info link below to submit it to us - we'd love to hear from you!

How to open MJPEG files

You will need a program compatible with the specific file you are trying to open, as different programs may use files with file extension MJPEG for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 17 different MJPEG openers which you will find listed below.

Various viewers for this file format

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

SyncUPSyncUPUser submitted
Nero Kwik MediaNero Kwik MediaUser submitted
Nero MediaHubNero MediaHubUser submitted
Nero MediaHomeNero MediaHomeUser submitted
VideoPad Video EditorVideoPad Video EditorUser submitted
Video Convert MasterVideo Convert MasterUser submitted
2002-2011 MagicVideoSoftware Inc2002-2011 MagicVideoSoftware IncUser submitted
2000-2010 Jam Video Software Solution Inc2000-2010 Jam Video Software Solution IncUser submitted
GOM PlayerGOM PlayerUser submitted
Magic Video ConverterMagic Video ConverterUser submitted
Video Convert PremierVideo Convert PremierUser submitted
VideoPad Video-EditorVideoPad Video-EditorUser submitted
MJPEG Video PlayerMJPEG Video PlayerUser submitted
Mjpg PlayerMjpg PlayerUser submitted
DIMIN ViewerDIMIN ViewerUser submitted
Nero Mobile SyncNero Mobile SyncUser submitted
Ace Video PlayerAce Video PlayerUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Free File Viewer. It can open over 200 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Free File Viewer here.

We have not yet verified any programs for Mac that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!
We have not yet verified any web services that work with this specific file format. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below. Thanks!