How to Open MKV File in After Effects Efficiently

We often see people trying to edit MKV files in After Effcts. While some guys struggle mightily. What’s the deal? Why can’t we import MKV to After Effects and edit happily away? Read on to find it out.

Based our experience and as some guys mentioned in Adobe forum, .MKV is just a container, like AVI. There are, literally, zillions of different codecs that it could be. You probably just don’t have the codec on your machine with which that particular .MKV file is encoded. A quick fix is to convert MKV to After Effects compatible file type like MPEG-2, which will save us both time and trouble, then all we need is to drag the result videos for prompt editing. Continue reading “How to Open MKV File in After Effects Efficiently”

How to Convert MKV to DivX with Perfect Video/Audio Sync

Anyways I have a crap load of MKV that I want to convert to DivX cause I am getting a DivX DVD player for Chrismas and have spent hours on the net. All the MKV to DivX conversion I found from the web always have a audio sync problem. However last week I finally found a way that everything works perfect. Belows is a full guide on how to convert MKV to DivX with perfect video/audio quality.

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Unable to Play MKV on Sony TV- Solved

With a Sony TV, you can easily play some personal videos through USB external drive. However, you may find that Sony TV doesn’t support MKV files via USB port. If you have a collection of movies encoded with .MKV format, it should be converted to Sony TV more regular file format like MP4. This guide will quickly walk you through how to convert MKV to Sony TV for smooth playback from USB drive. Continue reading “Unable to Play MKV on Sony TV- Solved”

How to Convert MKV to WMV with Zero Quality Loss

I’m looking for a software to convert MKV to WMV for Xbox 360. Searching the web, I finally got one. Now share the best MKV to WMV converter in the following paragraphs.

MKV video is well-know and wildly accepted by its open source and unlimited video/audio streams holding ability. MKV also quite popular on the internet for sharing HD video content, like cartoon and anime. But the point here is many users still have needs to convert MKV to WMV on Windows for playback on Windows Media Player or MKV incompatible portable devices, like Galaxy Tab S3. Continue reading “How to Convert MKV to WMV with Zero Quality Loss”

How to Get Emby to Play MKV Media Perfectly

I was able to successfully get my Emby server running. The only issue I have now is that it doesn’t play .mkv video files. I’m assuming it’s some sort of codec/transcoding issue? I can play .mp4 video files just fine. I’m looking for a way to get Emby play MKV files beautifully.

Searching high and low, I got some clues. Most of time, Emby can decode the MKV file automatically, but MKV(MKV files are not an audio or video compression format. In reality, MKV files are actually multimedia container formats. It is a container that can incorporate audio, video, and subtitles into a single file even if they use a different type of encoding.) is so complicated that Emby would fail to decode it sometimes. Continue reading “How to Get Emby to Play MKV Media Perfectly”

Play MKV Files on Android Tablets/Phones Effectively

I’m planning on picking up an Android tablet like Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 in a few hours and watch my movie files with the gadget. But from Android forum, I found many guys are having problems when play MKV on Android tablet or phone. I realized that these are fairly difficult codecs, and that a lot of Android devices won’t play MKV files out of the box. Even the 3rd-party video players(most of the popular video players for Android like VLC, Dice Player, MX Player) don’t support the codec for audio in a MKV file- DTS audio playback is problematic because of licensing issues. Continue reading “Play MKV Files on Android Tablets/Phones Effectively”

How to Run MKV Files on Philips TV Perfectly

If you have lots of MKV files and a Philips TV, you may want to play MKV files on Philips TV from USB. When you try to do this, your Philips TV may refuse to play some of these MKV files with an unhelpful audio codec error message displaying right on your screen. In this article, we aim to work out an easy solution to get Philips TV to run MKV files perfectly.

So, the point here is can Philips TV run MKV files? According to Philips official site, Philips TV can’t support MKV format. In cases like this, the easy option is to transcode MKV videos to a fully compatible format like MP4 with Philips TV. A third-party program is necessary. If you are seeking for the best video output quality, fastest video conversion speed, and the most formats supported, Brorsoft Video Converter will be your best choice. Continue reading “How to Run MKV Files on Philips TV Perfectly”

Plex MKV Not Showing Up – Any Solution?

As we know, Plex can support wide range of media formats.If your device supports it, Plex will stream it directly. If it doesn’t, Plex will transcode it to an acceptable format for your device. While, things are not so easy as we expect. When guys playing MKV via Plex, problems always around them:

Plex not detecting MKV files

“I have a diverse library of video files, many of them in mkv format. All other files play without problems but while transfer mkv files to Plex Media Server, it stops and go with buffering and reloading messages.” Continue reading “Plex MKV Not Showing Up – Any Solution?”

Can’t Edit MKV Files in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 Correctly- Fixed

“I am new to editing and have been wasting away trying to find the best and easiest way to import MKV files into Premiere Pro as the software does not support the file format.”

Ever tried to load and work MKV files with Adobe Premiere Pro. When you try to import MKV to Adobe Premiere Pro for editing, you probably will encounter problems like file importing failure, audio going out of sync or maybe it just play audio with no video rolling at all… That’s because MKV is not compatible with Adobe Premiere Pro. To edit MKV files in Premiere Pro (no matter PP CS4, PP CS5, PP CS6, or the latest version Premiere Pro CC), you have to convert MKV to Adobe Premiere Pro friendly format before importing and editing. Continue reading “Can’t Edit MKV Files in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 Correctly- Fixed”

How to Solve VLC Not Playing MKV Files Issues

Whether you are downloading videos from the Internet or if you get video files from other people, there is a high chance that you will come across MKV files. To play MKV files, one of the common choice is VLC media player. Whereas, when using VLC to play MKV videos, problems always occur: sound issues, video lagging and shaky, no pictures… This article provides detailed instruction on solving MKV in VLC playback issues. Read on to get some tips to play MKV in VLC perfectly without any trouble.

Based on our multiple testing and some guys feedback in VLC forum, we’ve figure out 4 possible solutions to VLC MKV playback issues. Continue reading “How to Solve VLC Not Playing MKV Files Issues”