There are 2 file types use the .M2P file extension:
1. MPEG-2 Program Stream File
Video container format that supports MPEG-2 audio and video compression; similar to an MPEG-1 file, but also supports interlaced video and more audio channels; commonly used for streaming digital video.
NOTE: M2P files are generally used for streaming media. Standard MPEG-2 video files typically have an .MPG extension, while standard MPEG-2 audio files usually have an .MP2 extension.
|Apple QuickTime Player||Freeware|
|Elecard MPEG Player||Free Trial|
|Media Player Classic||Open Source|
|Microsoft Windows Media Player||Bundled|
|Pentaloop PlayerXtreme Media Player||Freeware|
|Squared 5 MPEG Streamclip||Freeware|
|VideoLAN VLC media player||Open Source|
Updated: June 12, 2015
2. Maxthon 2 Browser Plugin File
Plugin installation pack for the Maxthon Web browser; includes a compressed add-on for Maxthon that provides additional features and capabilities within the program.
M2P files are essentially .ZIP files renamed with a ".m2p" extension. They can be installed by double-clicking the file or dragging the file into an open Maxthon browser window.
Updated: April 16, 2008