File Extension Library

.MPEG File Extension

  • Category: Video Files

What is an .MPEG file?

.MPEG file extension has been classified as Video Files.

.MPEG is MPEG Movie

Popular video format standardized by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG); compressed using MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 compression; often used for creating movies that are distributed over the Internet.

MPEG movies are typically saved with an .MPG extension.

List of all softwares that can open the MPEG Movie
File Viewer Plus
Microsoft Windows Media Player
Apple QuickTime Player
Apple iTunes
Nullsoft Winamp
Roxio Creator NXT Pro 6
CyberLink PowerDirector 15 Ultra
CyberLink PowerDVD 17
Xilisoft Video Converter Ultimate
Apple QuickTime Player
Apple iTunes
Roxio Toast 17
Roxio Popcorn
Eltima Elmedia Player
PentaLoop PlayerXtreme Media Player
antvplayer Media Converter

How to Open .MPEG file on different platforms

Open .MPEG File on Windows

  • Right-click a .MPEG
  • Left-click "Open With" > "Choose another app"
  • Select the program that opens .MPEG file and Select check box "Always use this app to open .MPEG files" Press "Ok"

Open .MPEG File on Mac

  • Right-click (or Ctrl + Left-click) the .MPEG file
  • Click "Open With" > "Other.."
  • Then choose another program from the app list and press "Open"
  • Select check box "Turn on" for "Always open in app"

Open .MPEG File on Linux

Right click on the .MPEG file, choose "Open with" and select a program from the list above

Open .MPEG File on iPhone

Select a file. If you don't see an application to open the .MPEG file, tap "Share" and choose the right app.
Method 2
Save the file. Then open the app «Files». Touch and hold the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. After that tap "Share" and select an application.

Open .MPEG File on Android

Tap the Settings icon on an Android smartphone, then select «Applications». Click the Settings icon in the upper right corner of the screen, to change the default apps.
If you want to open, edit, save or even convert .MPEG files on Android, then your best bet is to download one of the dedicated apps available on Google Play.

How to fix problems with .MPEG files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .MPEG files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .MPEG file format
  2. You need to check the .MPEG file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)