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.META File Extension

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File TypeRealPlayer Metafile

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CategoryVideo Files


File format categories include Binary, Text, XML, and Zip. The format of this file type has not been determined.


Metafile generated by RealPlayer, a video playback program; contains metadata that describes a specific video file; typically saved along with a corresponding video file that has been downloaded from the Internet.

More Information

NOTE: META files describe video files, but do not contain actual video data. Therefore, they are not meant to be opened manually.

Programs that open META files
RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
RealNetworks RealPlayer Cloud
Updated 10/26/2009

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