The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV is designed to appeal to the same wide range of enthusiasts and professionals. And 4K video capture is a welcome addition to this camera and users can record in either 24 or 30p, albeit with a 1.64x crop. According to some forums, we found some Canon 5D Mark IV users have problems playing on Windows Media player. Now worry, here we will provide you a solution for playing Canon 5D Mark IV 4K videos on Windows Media player without any problems.
Why can’t play Canon 5D Mark IV 4K videos on Windows Media player successfully? Because the 4K MOV format is not the best format for Windows Media player. And the 4K resolution is not friendly with Windows Media player. The best way is converting and compress Canon 5D Mark IV 4K video to Windows Media player supported video.
Windows Media player supported formats:
.asf, .wmx, .au, .snd, .mov, .m4a, .dvr-ms, .asx, .m4v, .mp4, .wpl, .mpg, .miv, .mpa, .mp2, .mpeg, .3g2, .adts, .adt, .3gp2, .aiff, .wms, .3gp, .mp3, .m3u, .mid, .midi, .mpv2, .cda, .rmi, .wav, .wax, .aif, .wmv, .ivf, .3gpp, .wm, .mpc, .aifi, .aac, .wvx, .wma, .wm2, .m2ts, .mp4v, .avi and .wmd.
Play Canon 5D Mark IV 4K After Converting to Windows Media Player Compatible Formats
If one is unable to view their files on Window Media Player because the file has .mov extension, then Pavtube Video Converter can be used to convert the Canon 5D Mark IV 4K videos to the format supported by the Window Media Player. In fact, this program can be used to complete conversion between various formats, including FLV, AVI, ASF, MOV, M4V, WMV, MKV, Xvid, H.265, MP4, and so on.
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User guide to Convert Canon 5D Mark IV 4K videos to Windows Media player format
Step 1. Import 4K source files
Install and run the Canon 5D Mark IV 4K Video Converter app. Click "Add video" button to load the video you want to convert for WMP. Or simply drag your videos to the left item bar for converting. Batch conversion is supported so you can add many files at a time to save the conversion time.
Step 2. Choose a Windows Media Player supported format
Click the "Format" drop-down button to select WMP supported WMV, ASF as output profile from "Common Video" or "HD Video" Category.
Step 3. Start Canon 5D Mark IV 4K to Windows Media Player conversion
Hit the "Convert" button at the bottom right corner to start and finish encoding/re-encoding Canon 5D Mark IV 4K to Windows Media Player more supported format WMV, ASF. After the conversion, click the Open button to get the resulted video. Now, you can successfully load and play Canon 5D Mark IV 4K video/HD video in Windows Media Player (11/12) without any issue.
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