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Details of the .m2v file extension

The table below provides useful information about the .m2v file extension. It answers questions such as:

  • What is the .m2v file?
  • What program do I need to open a .m2v file?
  • How can the .m2v file be opened, edited or printed?
  • Where can I find the specifications for .m2v?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .m2v extension?
  • How can I convert .m2v files to another format?
  • What are other, similar filename extensions to .m2v?

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0 extension(s) and 1 alias(es) found in database

.mpg file extension details

Mpeg Video

Mpeg Video .mpg file icon
MPG file is a MPEG 1 or 2 Video. Moving Picture Experts Group is the name of family of standards used for coding audio-visual information.
Category: Video files
Application: Windows Media Player
Mime-type: video/mpeg
Magic number: -
Magic string: -
Sample: -
MPG aliases:
m1v, m2v, mp2v, mpe, mpeg, mpeg1, mpeg2, mpg2, mpv, mpv2
MPG related links:
MPG related extensions:
Microsoft Video for Windows Movie

Autodesk Animator FLIC File

QuickTime Movie

Multimedia Viewer Book

RealMedia File

Mpeg-4 Video Container

3GP Video File

Advanced Systems Format Media

AviSynth Script

Digital Video

Other types of files may also use the .m2v file extension.

.m2v file extension error

The .m2v file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

m2f, m2, n2v, mv, mzv, mqv

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

We found the following similar file extensions in our database:

Maxthon 2 Browser Filter
World of Warcraft Model Object
Miva Script Source Code
Viewpoint Media Player ZoomView File
Nebula v2 Vector File
Sony Clie Video
open .m2v file

Can't open a .m2v file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows cannot open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it...

If you don't know how to set the .m2v file association, check the FAQ.

.m2v file extension

Can I change the extension of files?

Changing the filename extension of a file is not a good idea. When you change a file's extension, you change the way programs on your computer read the file. The problem is, changing the file extension does not change the file format.

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