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.MPG2 File Extension

File TypeMPEG-2 Video File

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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.

What is a MPG2 file?

Video file encoded using the MPEG-2 codec, which is used for DVD video and digital TV broadcasts; significantly reduces the size of the video data by using lossy audio and video compression.

More Information

MPEG-2 files are typically saved with the standard .MPG extension. Audio files that are compressed with the MPEG-2 codec use the .MP2 extension.

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Programs that open MPG2 files
Microsoft Windows Media Player
Apple QuickTime Player
VideoLAN VLC media player
Apple QuickTime Player
VideoLAN VLC media player
VideoLAN VLC media player
Updated 6/12/2009

.MPG2 Extension Information

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