Q: “I have Windows 7 (can’t upgrade). I can Play .MKV files on a monitor, but Simple VR Player won’t play my .MKV files. What am I doing wrong here?”
Some guys are stuck in the issues when playing MKV in Simple VR Player(a video player which allows users to play saved video files with 2D/180°/360° and 3D/SBS/OU support). The video player won’t play MKV files. Well, in this article, we will provide some tips and tricks to help you open and play MKV on Simple VR Video Player without any issue.
Just went to the Simple VR Video player website, we got the info Simple VR player can play anything that Windows can play natively. To make MKVs play natively you have to have the proper codec to play it. Just google MKV codec and you will find what you need.
Alternatively, if you failed to install a MKV codec, you can try to convert MKV to Simple VR Player most compatible format like H.264 MP4. Brorsoft Video Converter, as the best MKV file converter, is winning more and more credits and public praises.
This video converter app helps you fast convert MKV to Simple VR Video player more friendly format i.e. H.24 MP4 while keeping the original quality. Besides MKV, the program can also transcode MTS, MPG, FLV, XAVC, MOV, AVI, TiVo and more videos to optimized preset profiles for media players like iTunes, QuickTime Player, VLC, Windows Media Player, MX Player and more. Plus, this video converter provides 15 different types of 3D technique (5 Anaglyph, 5 Side by Side, 5 Top and Bottom options) to meet your different needs.
Simple steps to play MKV files on Simple VR player
Step 1. Import MKV videos
Run the MKV video Converter and then directly drag and drop the .mkv videos to the program. Batch conversion is supported so you can add multiple files to convert at a time.
Step 2. Choose the output format
Set output video format as H.264 MP4 under Format > Common Video. Of course, you can also choose 3D output format like “MP4 Side-by-Side 3D Video (*.mp4)” for Simple VR player.
Tip– Advanced settings: With the right settings you can retain the quality of the original video while also saving space. This is particularly helpful when streaming over your network. Simply click Settings bar and you can tweak the settings to your satisfaction and even save it as preset.
Step 3. Start transcoding MKV to Simple VR Player
Click the Convert button at the bottom-right corner of the interface to convert the MKV file to your Simple VR Player. The conversion will be finished in just a few minutes.