Plex MPG Playback- Transfer MPG files to Play on Plex Media Server

If you want to enable Plex to read MPG file easily, you could try to convert MPG to Plex friendly format H.264 .mp4 that could fix the problem. 

How to fix the issues when playing MPG files via Plex? When you're searching on Plex forum, you may found many guys like you who are facing the similar troubles "MPG files not seen in Plex", "Plex won't play MPG files"... Actually, Plex does not currently support direct playing of MPG videos. If the audio and video streams in the file are otherwise compatible, it will be streamed and played. Here's a brief guide on how to play MPG files on Plex media server, also available for other media devices. 

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In fact, the best workaround here to bypass this problem and make MPG compatible with Plex Media Server is toconvert MPG to MP4 format that Plex Media Server can easily support. 

Overall, the best MPG to Plex Converter just meets my needs, which works as a MPG file editor as well. ead theReview). With it, I can fast convert MPG videos to Plex Media Sever compatible format like MP4, MKV with a proper resolution like 720p. What’s more, with the built-in video editor, it’s freely for us to trim the videos into multiple segments with short duration. Now I share the step-by-step solution converting MPG to Plex with those who are facing the same thing. 

Note: For Mac users, iMedia Converter for Mac (OS X El Capitan include) is a helpful app to encode videos for further usage. 

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Step 1: Run this great MPG Converter for Plex, Click "Add" button on the main interface to load your MKV files to the program. (Drag&Drop function is included.) 

Step 2: Click "Format" bar and choose MP4 from "Common Video" as output format, which can be recognized by Plexeasily. If your source video is in 1080p and you want to keep 1080p resolution as source movie, you can choose HD Video > H.264 HD Video(*.mp4) for Plex Media Server. 

Tip: Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset. You’d better keep a balance with your video quality and video size. This is particularly helpful when streaming over your network, depending on your network quality. 

Step 3: Tap the Conversion button on the main interface to start transcoding MPG to Plex Media Server. The process will be finished soon. After the conversion, you can easily find the encoded MPG video clips in the destination folder by clicking "Open" button for playing and sharing to your other devices via Plex Media Server.  

Now you can stream converted MPG files through Plex Media Server to HDTV, PS4, Xbox360 or other devices. Enjoy. 

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