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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 y…