Any Way to Play MKV Files on Chromebook Plus

I have a Chromebook Plus and I have the first season of Narcos on my external hard drive. All of the files are MKV files but the only thing is that I can only hear audio, video is absent. Got some tips and tricks from related forums, I tried again. And it works. Now I will share the best method to play MKV on Chromebook Plus easily.

As some guys said, Chromebooks Plus doesn’t support certain audio codecs as they’re proprietary and Chrome/Google would have to pay license fees to the owners. MKV containers are supported but if the audio within the container is encoded in a proprietary codec, it won’t play. To solve the issue, I’ve worked out 3 possible solutions.  Continue reading “Any Way to Play MKV Files on Chromebook Plus”