MPCPL File - opening and understanding

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

What is a MPCPL file?

A .MPCPL file is a MediaPlayer Classic Playlist file. Through our analysis of MPCPL files, we know that one use of the format is MediaPlayer Classic Playlist. We have not yet described in detail what these files contain and what they are used for, but our team is working tiredlessly through thousands of file formats. We'd love hearing from you if you have information about the format.

How to open MPCPL 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 MPCPL for different purposes.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MPCPL openers which you will find listed below.

Suggest another file format using extension MPCPL

While we know of one file format using the .MPCPL file extension, there may be more. It is widespread that different programs use files with the same file extension for very different types of data. Please let us know if you are aware of a different kind of .MPCPL file.

Various viewers for this file format

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

MplayerMplayerUser submitted
MPC-HCMPC-HCUser submitted
UMPlayerUMPlayerUser submitted
MediaPlayerLiteMediaPlayerLiteUser submitted
Haihaisoft Universal PlayerHaihaisoft Universal PlayerUser submitted
SPlayerSPlayerUser submitted
GoPlayerGoPlayerUser submitted
HUPlayerHUPlayerUser submitted
Win8 DVD PlayerWin8 DVD PlayerUser submitted
jetAudiojetAudioUser submitted
We have not verified any software that we know for certain will work with MPCPL-files on Mac. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!
We have not verified any web services that we know for certain will work with MPCPL-files. If you know one, please use the 'Suggest a program' link below and tell us about it!