MKA File Extension

Matroska Audio File Type

Extension .mka
Developer Matroska
Popularity 5.0 (4 Votes)
Mime Type mime-type/not.available
Default Program MPlayer
Category Audio Files
Format Binary
Updated 8/1/2022

What is a MKA File Type?

There are many ways to find a MKA file, including downloading audio from d' Internet or receiving audio recordings from colleagues, family members or friends. Although MKA files are generally used to record songs, they can also be used to record whole albums in a single file. The MKA format divides individual audio tracks into chapters and also supports lyrics or transcripts of-.SRT titles to be integrated into a MKA file.

You can open MKA files with a variety of players, including Microsoft Windows Media Player, which comes with Windows. You can also play MKA files in MacOS and Linux using the-form-MPlayer platform and VideoLAN VLC applications.

There are various programs that convert MKA files to d' other audio formats. You can use File Viewer Plus to convert MKA files to .MP3 or .M4A files. You can also convert MKA files to MP3 files, .FLAC, and .OGG Vorbis Audio using the-VideoLAN VLC Media Player platform.

The Matroska multimedia container format is open source and was first published in December 2002. The container format can store whatever number of tracks video, audio, image and under @[email protected]

The files that use the Matroska format use different file extensions according to the data they contain. Those Matroska files that only store data under titled-use the file; .MKS "l' extension; and files that store video data (and possibly audio and titled @[email protected]) use the file; .MKV" l' extension. Audio files stored in the container use the' extension .mka.

The name Matroska comes from the Russian Matryoshka doll, which contains many little nested dolls of the same shape.



MKA file extension is created by Matroska, also known as Matroska Audio File. MKA has been classified as Audio Files. This File type categories under Zip, Text, Binary and XML, however, the format of this file format has not been determined yet. You can open MKA files in MPlayer program.

Free online MKA Tools & Apps

We have also the free online .MKA (Matroska Audio File) file extension apps that can allow to view, edit, convert from to MKA, merge, split and compare the MKA files without installing anything on your system. Please click on the links to explore the complete list of details for each required feature.

MKA Files Common Issues

There are few common issues with the Matroska Audio File .MKA File Extensions while opening the .MKA files on Windows and MacOs, we have solution to those issues such as:

Can't Open MKA Files?

  1. You must have supported software programs installed for Matroska Audio File on your system such as MPlayer.
  2. Associate default Mplayer MPlayer program for *.mka (Matroska Audio File) files.

    Associate MKA Default Program on Windows
    1. Right-click a *.MKA (e.g example.mka) file and click Open With.
    2. In the Open with dialog box, click Mplayer MPlayer program Or click Browse to locate the program (*.exe) that you want.
    3. Select check box for Always use this app to open .mka files.

    Associate MKA Default Program on MacOs
    1. Click *.MKA (e.g example.mka) file and click information -> Open With.
    2. In the programs list, click Mplayer MPlayer program Or other appropriate program that you want.
    3. Confirm Change for all... and Contine.
    4. A message will appear "This change will be applied to all files with .MPlayer extension. By clicking Continue you confirm your selection", click Contine to apply changes.

All Platform Software Programs for MKA File Extension

List of all softwares that can open the MKA files on each platforms such as Windows, Mac, iOS, Linux, Web and Android, you may click the each software link for more details for other supported formats for each software and the verified direct download links for each software with complete lisensing details.

Microsoft Windows logo image Open MKA File on Windows

Software License Developer
FMJ-Software Awave Studio image. FMJ-Software Awave Studio 10 for Windows  Open fmj software website. Shareware FMJ-Software
Wondershare Filmora image. Wondershare Filmora 9 for Windows  Open wondershare website. Commercial Wondershare
Media Player Classic image. Media Player Classic 1 for Windows  Open media player classic website. Open Source Media Player Classic
MPlayer image. MPlayer 1 for Windows  Open mplayer website. Open Source MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player image. VideoLAN VLC media player 3 for Windows  Open videolan website. Open Source VideoLAN

MacOs logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen MKA File on Mac OS

Software License Developer
Wondershare Filmora image. Wondershare Filmora 9 for MacOs  Open wondershare website. Commercial Wondershare
MPlayer image. MPlayer 1 for MacOs  Open mplayer website. Open Source MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player image. VideoLAN VLC media player 3 for MacOs  Open videolan website. Open Source VideoLAN

Linux logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen MKA file on Linux

Software License Developer
MPlayer image. MPlayer 1 for Linux  Open mplayer website. Open Source MPlayer
VideoLAN VLC media player image. VideoLAN VLC media player 3 for Linux  Open videolan website. Open Source VideoLAN

Website logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen MKA file on Web

Software License Developer

iOS logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen MKA file on iOS

Software License Developer

Android logo image - FileProInfo.comOpen MKA file on Android

Software License Developer

About Licensing

  1. Free Trial This software are often used for an attempt period, like 14 days, before requiring payment. Some trial versions have a reduced feature set.
  2. Free This software is liberal to use. Examples include open-source , freeware software, like free programs supported by advertising.
  3. Free+ This software is liberal to download and use, but contains in-app purchases (IAP) to unlock additional content or functionality.
  4. Paid This software must be purchased so as to use it. it's going to be offered as a perpetual license or ongoing subscription.
  5. Included with OS This software is bundled with an OS , like Windows, macOS, or Android.

MKA file extension icon image.About MKA - Matroska Audio File

FileProInfo is to help you understand about the Matroska Audio File with *.MKA suffix, and provide the complete detail as how to open, edit, convert, merge, split and compare it with other related software programs, software download links and free online apps and tools.

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Updated 8/1/2022


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