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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 an 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

About the file extension mpg2

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