Summary: Can’t watch MKV videos on Mac OS X El Capitan? This guide will show you how to solve this annoying problem.
MKV is an open standard free container format capable to hold innumerable videos, audios, pictures, or subtitle tracks in one file. So many movies are made as MKV format. If you have a lot of them and wanna watch them on Mac OS X El Capitan, you will find that MKV movies can’t play on Mac OS X El Capitan. The built-in QuickTime only supports a few video formats - MP4, MOV etc. It is very disatisfied.
QuickTime can’t play MKV files is because it doesn’t support MKV format. To watch MKV videos in QuickTime on Mac OS X El Capitan, we need to transcode MKV format to MP4 format which is compatible with QuickTime. So we need a tool to help us do that. Here is a software highly recommended for you - Pavtube Video Converter for Mac. It can convert MKV videos to MP4 quickly to let you enjoy watching MKV movies. This tool can output the proper videos for various devices or graphic design softwares directly. You don’t need to change the settings manually. Pavtube Video Converter for Mac can not only convert MKV files to Mp4, but also help you add some special effects to your MKV videos.
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Step by Step to Show You how to Convert MKV to MP4.
Step 1. Import MKV files.
Download and launch this Mac video converter on your Mac OS X El Capitan, and click “File” to import the MKV file you want to convert and play with your media player. The preview window on main UI also allows you to watch the imported MKV video.
Step 2. Choose the proper output format
Check the file formats that QuickTime natively supports, and click the format bar to choose a proper output format. MP4 is highly recommended.
Step 3. Start converting MKV videos to MP4
Just one click on the “Convert” button to start MKV conversion. After conversion, your media player can open and play the converted MKV video smoothly.
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