MKV to Kodi Converter - Convert MKV to Kodi

How to Play MKV on Kodi? How to Solve Kodi won't Play MKV?

Theoretically Kodi, as a free and open source media player, can play almost all video formats you have on your computer or local network, and MKV is one of the supported video formats, but in practical users often encounter the incompatibility issue when playing MKV with Kodi. Some users only get audio but no video while some others get their Kodi crashed. Why this incompatibility issue happen and how to fix it?


Why Does MKV Incompatibility Issue Happen?

As we all know that MKV is a container format and various video codec, audio codec, subtitle track can be included in one MKV file. If the contained video codec or audio codec is not supported by Kodi, you can not play the MKV file successfully.


How to Get MKV Played Successfully on Kodi?

The recommended easiest way to play MKV on Kodi is to convert MKV to Kodi most supported video and audio codec: H.264 video codec with AAC audio codec. But we need a MKV to Kodi converter to help us to convert MKV to Kodi supported video format. Among all MKV to Kodi converters Avdshare Video Converter wins the most credit.

MKV to Kodi Converter - Avdshare Video Converter

  1. Convert all unsupported MKV with any unsupported video or audio codec to Kodi supported video and audio codec.
  2. Convert any unsupported AVI, MP4, MOV, VOB, 3GP, etc to Kodi supported one.
  3. Convert any unsupported video format to iPhone, iPad, Android, BlackBerry, Samsung, PSP, Apple TV, LG TV, Toshiba TV and other devices supported format.
  4. Convert MKV to MP4,AVI, FLV, WMV, etc or convert between any two video formats.

Guide on Converting MKV to Kodi

The following guide will work to convert MKV or any other unsupported video format to Kodi supported one.


Make Preparation: Free download MKV to Kodi Converter

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


Step 1 Import MKV files

Click "Add file" button to add the unsupported MKV to Avdshare Video Converter.  Also support to drag and drop the unsupported MKV to Avdshare Video Converter.


Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Click "Profile" button to choose MKV H.264 from the "General Video" category as the output format.


Step 3 Convert MKV to Kodi

Finally lick "Convert" button to complete converting the unsupported MKV to Kodi supported video format.


More About Kodi

Kodi is developed by XBMC/Kodi Foundation and can play and view music, podcasts, photos, and other digital media files as well as almost all video formats. With Kodi users can stream their favorite multimedia anywhere in the house or directly from the internet.