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What are MPEG4 files and how to open them

Are you having problems opening a MPEG4 file or are you simply curious about its contents? We're here to explain the properties of these files and provide you with software that can open or handle your MPEG4 files.

What is a MPEG4 file?

The MPEG4 file extension indicates to your device which app can open the file. However, different programs may use the MPEG4 file type for different types of data.

While we do not yet describe the MPEG4 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 MPEG4 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 MPEG4 files

Important: Different programs may use files with the MPEG4 file extension for different purposes, so unless you are sure which format your MPEG4 file is, you may need to try a few different programs.

While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested 10 different MPEG4 openers which you will find listed below.

Various apps that use files with this extension

These apps are known to open certain types of MPEG4 files. Remember, different programs may use MPEG4 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 ConverterVerified
VLC Media PlayerVLC Media PlayerVerified
Wondershare Video EditorWondershare Video EditorVerified
5KPlayer5KPlayerUser submitted
GuPlayerGuPlayerUser submitted
GU PlayerGU PlayerUser submitted
Ace PlayerAce PlayerUser submitted
VideoBoxVideoBoxUser submitted
Video BoxVideo BoxUser submitted
Sigma media playerSigma media playerUser 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.

Help us help others

File.org helps thousands of users every day, and we would love to hear from you if you have additional information about MPEG4 file formats, example files, or compatible programs. Please use the links below or email us at submit@file.org to discuss further.