How to Play MPG Files on Chromebook?

MPG to Chromebook Converter - Convert MPG to Chromebook Supported MP4

Failed to open MPG file on your Chromebook and want to solve it? The following will provide two popular methods will help you to easily fix this problem. Take a look at them as below.

Chromebook is a popular laptop or tablet running the the Linux-based ChromeOS operating system. If you got a Chromebook and you must want to try all its features. One of the most used features is Chromebook playback features, so can I transfer any video format file to Chromebook for playback? Unfortunately, you can't. From Chromebook official website, we can learn that Chromebook supports to play many video formats, like 3GP, MOV, MP4, MKV, etc, but not all. So what to do when you plan to play some video files, such as MPG, on Chromebook, but the video formats are not supported by Chromebook? To solve this problem, you can use the following two methods.

Method One: Convert MPG to Chromebook MP4 H.264

If MPG format is not supported by Chromebook we can use an MPG to Chromebook converter to convert the unsupported MPG to Chromebook best supported video formats, such as MP4 H.264. And then you can transfer the converted MP4 H.264 to Chromebook for playback and you will have no playback issue.

  1. Avdshare Video Converter is just the professional MPG to Chromebook converter and it can fully help you to convert your MPG file to Chromebook MP4 H.264.
  2. And there is no quality loss during the whole MPG to Chromebook conversion process.
  3. Besides convert MPG to Chromebook MP4 H.264, this converter also supports to convert other unsupported video formats, like FLV, WTV, WMV, ASF, AVCHD, etc to Chromebook supported video format.
  4. Provide you with super fast conversion speed, usually 90X faster than other competitors.
  5. Convert any other unsupported video format to iOS tablets, Android tablets or other laptops or tablets best supported video formats.

Guide on Converting MPG to Chromebook MP4 H.264

The following guide will easily work to convert your MPG file to Chromebook more supported MP4 H.264.

Make Preparation: Free download MPG to Chromebook Converter

Free download the professional MPG to Chromebook Converter - Avdshare Video Converter (for Windows, for Mac), install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.

Step 1 Import MPG Video file

First, you need to import your MPG file to this converter. You can click the Add File button to simply import your MPG file to this converter interface. Also, you can drag and drop your MPG file to this converter.

Step 2 Specify MP4 H.264 as output  video format     

Second, you can click the Profile button>General Video category to get Chromebook best supported MP4 H.264 as the final output format.

Step 3 Complete the MPG to Chromebook MPG H.264 conversion work

You can complete the MPG to Chromebook MPG H.264 conversion work after you click the Convert button.

Method Two: Install VLC Player to Chromebook

Being one of the most popular media player, VLC Player has never failed its users when playing media files. If Chromebook native player can not support to play MPG files you can install VLC Player to your Chromebook and use it to open your MPG files and then problem is solved. Good news is that VLC Player has been developed with VLC Player for Chrome OS app and you can download and install VLC Player for Chrome OS to your Chromebook. After the installation is finished, you can launch it to open your MPG files and it will have no playback problem.