How to Play .Mkv and .Ogm Video Files.

This guide will tell you how to play .ogm and .mkv files. These files usually contain audio in 2 different languages paired up with 1 video file. These formats are sometimes used by anime-subbing groups.



Steps

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    First choose a media player to play your files. (Windows Media Player and Real Player are not recommended, as they have less features).
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    Media Player Classic: [1]
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    VLC Player: [2]
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    Second, choose a codec pack so you can play the files.
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    For K-Lite codec pack, go to [3]
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    For Combined Community Codec Pack, go to[ http://www.cccp-project.net/]
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    Third, open your video file.
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    On the bottom right of your screen, you should see some extra icons. Right click the green arrow or the black-and-white film. Select if you want subtitles on/off and which language you want.

Tips

  • Try Media Player Classic + K-lite codec pack before trying other combinations.
  • If you don't want to use Media Player Classic, you can use most other players, such as Real Player.
  • Enjoy the experience of dual-language!

Things You'll Need

  • A computer
  • An .ogm or .mkv file
  • A media player
  • A codec pack

Sources and Citations

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Categories: Media