File Extension Library

.MPGINDEX File Extension

  • Developer by: Adobe Systems
  • Category: Video Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .MPGINDEX files and how to open them?

Can't open .MPGINDEX file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .MPGINDEX file.

What is a .MPGINDEX file extension?

.MPGINDEX file extension is created by Adobe Systems. .MPGINDEX has been classified as Video Files. The format of .MPGINDEX file is Binary.

.MPGINDEX is Adobe MPEG Index File

Video cache created by several Adobe products, including Premiere Pro; stores MPEG video data that has been imported into the program; uses a proprietary format that helps the software generate previews more quickly.

MPGINDEX files are cached when new videos are imported. This provides the Adobe software a substantial performance improvement when accessing video content. However, there may be a delay the first time the video data is cached.

NOTE: MPGINDEX files are actually created by Adobe Media Encoder, a software component that is included with Adobe applications such as Premiere Pro, After Effects, and Encore.

List of all softwares that can open the Adobe MPEG Index File
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019
Adobe After Effects CC 2019
Adobe Encore CS6
Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2019
Adobe After Effects CC 2019
Adobe Encore CS6

How to fix problems with .MPGINDEX files

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