The File Extensions Database

.MPE File Extension

  • Category: Video Files

What is an .MPE file?

.MPE is MPEG Movie File

Video encoded in MPEG format, a commonly compression applied to digital video files; MPEG-2 is the most commonly used type of MPEG compression.

The MPE file extension is short for the more common .MPEG extension.

Programs that open MPEG Movie File
Microsoft Windows Media Player
Apple QuickTime Player
Nullsoft Winamp
CyberLink PowerDirector 15 Ultra
Apple QuickTime Player
Roxio Popcorn

How to solve problems with MPE files

  • Associate the MPE file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any MPE file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.MPE files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the MPE file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .MPE is MPEG Movie File. Because only the current version supports the latest MPE file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the N/A manufacturer website after an available .MPE is MPEG Movie File update.
  • To make sure that your MPE file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.