How to fix GH5 4K files won't play on Windows Media Player

Can't open Panasonic GH5 4k video in WMP? This article offers an easy way to play Panasonic GH5 4K files on Windows Media Player in Windows 10 beautifully.

As we know, Panasonic GH5 can record 4K MOV or MP4 files. However, the H.264 files GH5 is not supported well by Windows Media Player due to the format limit. And if your computer is not relatively new or have enough RAM you may not be able to play those 4K files with your WMP. A good suggestion is to downscale 4K to 1080p and convert GH5 4K MOV/MP4 to WMV, which is the optimal format for WMP. However, the H.264 files GH5 is not supported well by WMP due to the format limit. And if your computer is not relatively new or have enough RAM you may not be able to play those 4K files with your Windows Media Player.

To finish the task, you can get Dimo Video Converter Ultimate. Overall, this 4K Ultra HD video converter is surely in the support of compressing 4K UHD videos to 1080. Plus, this 4K video converter enables you to transcode 4K videos to any format MP4, MOV, WMV, FLV, MPG, AVI, MKV... as you want. Thanks to the built-in video editor, you can trim, crop and add watermark/effects in clicks. Just with it, you can convert Panasonic GH5 4K MP4/MOV to Windows Media Player for playback beautifully. If you are Mac user, please turn to Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac.

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Convert Panasonic GH5 4K to Windows Media Player 

1. Click "Add File" or directly drag and drip to import your 4K source to the program. 

2. Select Windows Media Player friendly format as your output video format. There, you can take WMV as your output video format. And you can click "Settings" button to adjust video and audio settings, including recode, aspect ratio, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channel. To down-convert ultra HD 4K to 1080p, do remember adjusting video size to 1920*1080. That is the exact 1080p. 

3. Hit "Start" button to convert GH4 4K to 1080p for Windows Media Player for playback. After conversion, you will get it.

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