December 18th, 2014 by Smile Harney
Many of the MKV fans have been asking "Does QuickTime play MKV? How to play MKV in QuickTime? ". Though MKV can package multiple sound and subtitle tracks in one file and is often adopted by HD videos, MKV can't be played by QuickTime. This article will introduce one pratical solution to play MKV in QuickTime.
Maybe some Mac users will recommend Perian to play MKV in QuickTime. However, actually in most situations, the installation of Perian still can't helps to play MKV in QuickTime either. That's because Perian has stopped providing support for it for some reason or even if with Perian's support, Perian version 1.2.3 can't work on Mac OS 10.7/10.8 from the beginning.
In order to play MKV in QuickTime successfully, a more recommended solution is to convert MKV to QuickTime best compatible and native format, MOV or MP4. To get that purpose, we will need a MKV to QuickTime converter. iDealshare VideoGo is the first option in converting MKV to QuickTime.
Besides batch converting MKV to QuickTime fast and easily, iDealshare VideoGo also can convert AVI, MKV, MOV,MP4, WMV, DV, 3GP, VOB, ASF, FLV, OGV, RM, MP3, WebM, to QuickTime.
Below is the step by step guide to convert MKV to QuickTime more supported MOV or MP4.
Click the "Add File" button to add MKV files to the QuickTime MKV Converter.
Click the "Profile" button to set MOV QuickTime Video(*.mov) or MP4 as the output format
Click "Convert" button to start and finish converting MKV to QuickTime supported MOV or MP4 video format.