MP4V File

What are MP4V files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MP4V 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 MP4V file?

The MP4V file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the MP4V file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the MP4V 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 MP4V 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 MP4V files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MP4V file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MP4V file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 30 different MP4V openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of MP4V files. Remember, different programs may use MP4V files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.

VLC Media PlayerVLC Media PlayerVerified
Zoom PlayerZoom PlayerVerified
K-Lite Mega Codec PackK-Lite Mega Codec PackVerified
MPC-HCMPC-HCUser submitted
KMPlayerKMPlayerUser submitted
MediaPlayerLiteMediaPlayerLiteUser submitted
ALLPlayerALLPlayerUser submitted
TS PlayerTS PlayerUser submitted
Microsoft Windows Media PlayerMicrosoft Windows Media PlayerUser submitted
Ashampoo Photo CommanderAshampoo Photo CommanderUser submitted
BSPlayerBSPlayerUser submitted
VideoPad Video EditorVideoPad Video EditorUser submitted
BSPlayer ProBSPlayer ProUser submitted
Acer Video PlayerAcer Video PlayerUser submitted
Ace PlayerAce PlayerUser submitted
Total Recorder Standard EditionTotal Recorder Standard EditionUser submitted
Sigma media playerSigma media playerUser submitted
Total Recorder Professional EditionTotal Recorder Professional EditionUser submitted
Total Recorder VideoPro EditionTotal Recorder VideoPro EditionUser submitted
OpenSubtitlesPlayerOpenSubtitlesPlayerUser submitted
Windows Media PlayerWindows Media PlayerUser submitted
Torrent Video PlayerTorrent Video PlayerUser submitted
MPC HomeCinema SSEMPC HomeCinema SSEUser submitted
Win8 DVD PlayerWin8 DVD PlayerUser submitted
KeyplayerKeyplayerUser submitted
VideoPad Video-EditorVideoPad Video-EditorUser submitted
SyncplaySyncplayUser submitted
Microsoft Application VirtualizationMicrosoft Application VirtualizationUser submitted
1 Media Player1 Media PlayerUser submitted
MPC-BEMPC-BEUser submitted

Try a universal file viewer

Try a universal file viewer like Bitberry File Opener. It can open 410 different types of files - and most likely yours too. Download Bitberry File Opener here.

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