Can Panasonic Viera TV play MKV files from USB or DLNA devices?

When you own lots of MKV files and a Panasonic TV, chances are you want to play MKV files on Panasonic TV through USB flash drive or wifi. However, when you try to do this, you'll find you may be unable to. According to Panasonic's official site, Panasonic TV support MKV format. It's so strange, isn't it? So what's the matter? Can't play MKV files on Panasonic TV? Refer to the troubleshooting for MKV incompatibility issues on Panasonic TV. 

 

For your information, an MKV is only a container. Different MKV files tends to contain different video and audio codecs. The MKV files with unsupported audio codec (i.e. MKV DTS files) certainly can't be played on the Panasonic TVs. In a case like this, you have to make audio stream in MKV files compatible with Panasonic TV. It sounds a bit complicated. 

Actually, this problem is easy to solve - all you have to do is convert the MKV videos to a fully compatible format with Panasonic TV. Once you have, you can add them to your USB flash drive and stream them to Panasonic TV for playback like any other file like AVI, MP4, etc.. With the help of Dimo Video Converter Ultimate, you can easily achieve your goal. 

This program features high efficiency and seamless conversion. With it, you don't need to know what is the audio or video codec in the MKV format that'll be best for your Panasonic TV. You just need to choose the among the optimized presets for LG TV and this program will do the rest for you. A while later, the video conversion will be finished and you'll be able to watch the awesome media content on Panasonic TV without having to compromise on the quality. 

Just download, install and launch this great Panasonic TV video converter and then follow the tutorial to play the MKV file on your Panasonic TV smoothly. If you're runing a Mac, please turn to Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac (OS Sierra and OS X El Capitan compatible), which has the same function with the Windows version. 

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How to easily play MKV on Panasonic TV in high quality 

Part 1: Format Conversion- Three Steps to Convert MKV to Panasonic TV 

First, learn how to convert MKV to Panasonic TV supported video format without loss of quality. 

a. Add MKV Files. 

Install and run this MKV covnerter for Panasonic TV. Simply drag and drop the MKV file one by one to this MKV to Panasonic TV converter. Or import the MKV files through "Add File". 

 

b. Choose Panasonic TV supported video format. 

Hit the drop-down menu of "Select Format", and take your selection -Panasonic TV under the category of "Devices > TVS". If necessary, go to the "Settings" to make your adjustments on video and audio quality. 

c. Convert MKV to Panasonic TV 

Click "Start" button to start to convert MKV to Panasonic TV. You will find the video keeping as good as the quality of raw video in output folder by clicking "Open". This Panasonic TV video converter ensures the output video quality and high speed to finish task. 

Tip: Do Advanced settings(optional) 

Before start the MKV conversion for Panasonic TV, you can click "Edit" to crop the source video so as to get the part you want and get rid of some black bars or even trim the ads part off. 

 

Part 2: Video Transmission - Send converted MKV to Panasonic TV 

After the above steps(a-b-c), you are able to transfer/stream/share converted MKV to Panasonic TV directly. 

Method 1. Use Dimo Media Server 

1- Network connection: Make sure that the PC/Mac and Panasonic TV are connected to the same home Wi-Fi. 
2- Open Dimo Video Converter Ultimate and click "Media Server" tab. 
3- Click on "Browse" button to choose the location which store your source movies. 
4- Click "Share" to begin sharing local videos to Panasonic TV. Don't close the free Media Server for Dimo. 
5- Open the browser on Panasonic TV and input the website URL "http://IP:PORT" like "http://192.168.1.109:8868/" (without quotation marks) into the address bar. 
6- The loaded video source will be listed and you can now play converted MKV movies on your Panasonic TV. 

Method 2. Use USB 

Find a USB port at the back of your Panasonic TV. Just stick the USB into it, and then you can play USB MKV on Panasonic TV. 

Hope the methods provided by Dimo Video Converter Ultimate to play MKV on Panasonic TV are what you are looking for. Enjoy your life on the big screen in front of the home theater. Now all the following issues encountered when watching MKV on Panasonic TV are solved: 

I have just it and have connected my laptop to it via a wireless connection. I have several .mkv files on my laptop that I would like to watch on the panasonic led tv but they don't play (most of the files aren't even recognised and the ones that are keep getting an error message "file format not supported". 
I cannot play any single MKV file on Panasonic TV over USB. Th TV gives an error message saying: "File cannot be read of found". 
How to play MKV file with DTS audio track on Panasonic TV And how to switch tracks? 
Hello guys. Is there any way I can make my Panasonic TV play MKV-video with subitles keepping? 
MKV won't play - I have a Panasonic TV and according to the manual it supports "MKV video (*.mkv): H.264" Yet, when I try to play a mkv movie on the Panasonic TV it wont work. I get the error: "The file cannot be read". 

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