MPEG stands for
Moving Pictures Experts Group. The group is organized by ISO
(International Standards Organization) and IEC
(International Electronic Committee) in 1988, dedicated to
the Moving Image (MPEG video) and Audio Coding (MPEG Audio)
MKV is a common video file defined by
Matroska Media, a new multimedia package format. The feature
of MKV is that it could hold many types of encoded video,
audio and subtitles stream.
To convert mpeg to mkv file, you may
first install a DVD player based on Microsoft DirectShow
technology on your Windows if the mpeg file is compressed
with mpeg-1.1 or 2.0 standard. If the mpeg is 1.0 version,
Windows has included the decoder, nothing extra codec
is needed. VISTA has bundled MPEG1.1/2.0 decoder.
MKV Converter which can
convert mpeg to mkv file. Then please install
codecs. Select a mpeg file, set some parameters such as
the video compressor, Microsoft ADPCM as the audio
compressor, adjust the resolution, frame rate etc if
RealMedia is created by RealNetworks
Inc. RV stands for Real Video.
To convert rv or realmedia to mkv,
please install the latest
RealPlayer if your Windows has not installed it.
RealMedia Splitter, use the command line "regsvr32
RealMediaSplitter.ax" to register it.