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Can I play MKV files on my Windows Media Player?

Question: I've never tried to do it before, but can play mkv files on a Windows media player? I wanna make sure before I wind up downloading something and find out I can't use it.

Best Answer: 1. Try installing the Combined Community Codec Pack. With this installed, WMP will play pretty much anything you throw at it.

2. If you are not comfortable installing codecs for WMP, try a stand alone player like Free HD Video Player - 5KPlayer.

5KPlayer can play MKV files and also MTS, M2TS, AVCHD, MKV, MOD, etc. HD videos as well as SD videos in MP4, AVI, MOV, M4V, FLV, etc. on your Windows and Mac computer smoothly & clearly. Additionally, it is able to play lossy/lossless music, playing any DVD sources, free downloading videos songs from 300+ video sites, and steaming videos audios for iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, etc.

Related MKV[1] Converter Software

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe is one of the Best MKV Converter. It fully supports Multi-core CPU (i3, i5, i7), and armed with Hyper Threading Technology (Converting MKV to AVCHD M2TS, MP4, FLV, iTunes, etc., by multi threads at the same time, speed up the conversion timely). That is why WinX MKV converter program can be the fastest solution in the current market.

Other Source Related MKV

Convert M2TS to MKV: convert BDAV M2TS, AVCHD M2TS to MKV keeping best quality

Convert MKV to MP4: make MKV video most friendly on your Windows/Mac OS computer

Convert MKV to iPad: Play and watch HD MKV movie with iPad 1024x768 LED display

Convert MKV to iPhone: enjoy 1080p MKV film on iPhone 4 960-by-640 Retina display

Related External Source

Matroska MKV: MKV Video Knowledge from MKV Official Site

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