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Details of extension .262

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Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .262 file?
  • Which program can create the .262 file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .262 format?
  • What can convert .262 files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .262 extension?
H.262 Encoded Video .h262 file icon

H.262 Encoded Video

The H261 file is a H.262 Encoded Video. H.262 is the CCITT standard for the video part of MPEG-2.
Detailed description not available
Category: Video files
Application: VLC Media Player
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
H.261 Video

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Can't open a .262 file?

If you want to open a .262 file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .262 association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.262

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2016/2019/2022, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11, Linux, Mac OS X, macOS, iOS, Android