How to Convert MKV to MPEG2?

“I would like to create an MPEG-2 version of the files so I can play them back on my Tivo. I have used some program before to do this, but the results were not as my wishes. What programs to I need to convert and do I need codec for this format? I need software that can keep the high quality when I convert MKV to MPEG2.—Celtic Druid”

If you have met same problems with this guy, this post will do you a favor.

Here we recommend an excellent MKV to MPEG2 converter to you. It is one of the most professional MKV conversion tools for its powerful conversion and editing function.

This post provides instruction for converting MKV to MPEG2 file using MKV Converter. Click here to free download:

A Quick and Easy Converter Tutorial:

1.Add MKV files

With MKV converter, you can click  button to add the source MKV files you want to convert or drag and drop the MKV files directly to the program.

Note: Batch conversions are supported which can save your time.

2.Set Output

Select MPEG2 as the output format from the drop-down list of “Profile”, then choose a destination folder.

If you are a professional, please head to “Settings” to customize output settings like Video Codec, Resolution, Frame Rate, Bit rate.

3.Edit Source MKV Files

Click the  to activate edit interface. Four options are available: Trim, Crop, Effect and Watermark.

Adjust Start Time and End Time to trim segments you do not like. Click “Crop” to adjust video frame dimension size. In addition, click the “Effect” button to reset the video playing effect including brightness, contrast and saturation.

4.Final Step

Click  to begin MKV to MPEG2 converting. Just wait for a moment, the conversion will be done.


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