[Matroska-users] MKV

Christian HJ Wiesner chris at matroska.org
Thu Nov 3 23:52:57 CET 2005


Manou Abdai schrieb:

> How can mkv file be burned on DVD and played on a standard DVD player? 
> Or, does it have to be converted to other formats first?
> Thanks, Manou 

Yes, you will have to convert the MKV into MPEG2 for DVD/S-VCD, MPEG1 
for VCD creation or into a MPEG4ASP AVI, depending on what your 
standalone player will support. Only few players will support MPEG4, 
most of them are showing the label 'DivX certified' . If your player 
doesn't have this, read here : 
http://www.matroska.org/technical/guides/dvd/index.html , create a VCD 
(supported in almost any standalone unit) or better a DVD (if you have a 
DVD burner) and report back if the method has worked for you or not.

Regards

Christian
matroska project admin



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