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.MPG File Extension

File TypeMPEG Video File

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CategoryVideo Files


This file is saved in a binary format, which requires a specific program to read its contents.

What is an MPG file?

An MPG file is a common video file that uses a digital video format standardized by the Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG). MPG files are often used for creating movies that are distributed on the Internet and typically incorporates MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 audio and video compression.

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Programs that open MPG files
Updated 7/28/2016

About MPG Files

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