Xbox One Can’t See/Play some MP4 files? Solved

If you have trouble in playing some MP4 files in Xbox One, you’d better convert MP4 to Xbox One fully compatible formats for a great visual experience.

Other than the support of a great and fantastic gameplay, you’ll also be able to watch videos or movies on Xbox One. Microsoft claims that Xbox One supports MP4 format. However, you may have come to find out that not all of the MP4 files are supported on Xbox One. What’s the matter? That’s because different MP4 files tends to have different video codecs and the codecs might not be compatible with the console. Well, how can you play those incompatible MP4 files on Xbox One then?

Searching the Internet and it will tells you that the common solution is to convert the MP4 files to Xbox One’s supported formats, and then transfer the converted files via the DLNA server. To finish the task, you can adopt EaseFab Video Converter for help. The program is an easy-to-use yet powerful tool which can help you convert any video including MP4, AVI, VOB, MKV, FLV, DivX, and more to Xbox One, Xbox 360 compatible videos with zero quality loss. If you’re a Mac user, you can turn to the Mac version, which can help you convert MP4 to Xbox One on Mac OS X(including El Capitan/Yosemite). Please follow the steps below to do the MP4 to Xbox One task.

How to convert MP4 to Xbox One compatible videos

Step 1. First, run this smart MP4 to Xbox One converter and then import your local MP4 files by either clicking the Add Files button in the top-left corner of the interface or drag-and-drop the MP4 files you want from your local directory. It’s illustrated in the screenshot below.

Step 2. Now click the “Profile” icon to reveal output panel, then move mouse cursor to “Game Hardware” category to Select Xbox One or Xbox 360 according your Xbox model as the output format.

Tip: By clicking the Settings icon, you can adjust video and audio parameters like codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, etc., in that way, you can take charge of the size and quality of the output files. In principle, the larger input values, the better output quality, but the corresponding larger file size.

Step 3. At this point, you can change the output filename or output path if you wish. If you feel satisfied with your options, Just hit the Convert button to activate MP4 file to Xbox One conversion.

When all conversions completed, you’ll get a pop-up notice. Just click “Open Folder”, you can fast find where your converted files are saved. Now you can stream and play the incompatible MP4 files on Xbox One or Xbox 360 with ease.

What video format can be played on Xbox One/Xbox One?

An MP4 file can be played on the Xbox One/Xbox 360 successfully only when the file fully meets these limitations as shown below:

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