What is h264 file format??

The H264 file format is used for video compression format which has become popular especially for high definition videos. The main purpose of H264 file format is to generate high quality videos with lower bit rates. It has been noted that H264 file has been misnamed but it was actually recognized as an MP4 file; people still call it as H264

How to Play H.264 on Windows and Mac??

H264 file can be termed as the successor of all the existing formats such as MPEG2, MPEG-4, DivX, XviD and much more. You can easily play MP4 / H264 files is by utilizing VLC (VideoLAN). VLC player can be used for playing most of your MP4 / H.264 but not always helpful as it may require codec installation.

If you are looking other options then you can opt for 5K Player which is free and easy to use multimedia player. Besides it is capable of playing any of your H.264, H.265, AVI, WMV, MP4, MOV, MKV and other video formats as well.

Note to Remember: ffdshow filter which needs to be installed and you can play H.264 in most video players.

At the same time you need to download 5K Player and VLC player. These media players can play H.264 without the requirement of codec or DirectShow filter. Apple QuickTime Player also supports H.264 but it is advisable that not to use for any generic purpose.

Here is the list of file extensions whose codec can be H.264

.avi- .avi is used for H.264 video as well

.mp4- This is advanced than .avi as you can store AAC audio

.m4v- iOS devices makes use of this file format

.mkv- Useful for all video and audio formats

.h264- This can be used for downloading video files from the internet wherein h264 repair can also be done

MPEG-4- This is the audio and video compression technique developed for low bandwidth audio / video encoding

Review of Microsoft Office 2016 Professional

MS Office is the application which was introduced by Microsoft. There are many applications in an Office suit such as Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, etc. There are many versions of Microsoft office such as Office 2003, Office 2007, Office 2010, Office 2016, etc. Among all of these versions Office 2016 is the latest one.

hqdefaultWhen Microsoft Office is compared with Office 2013, it is found that both are almost similar to look with the use of solid colors and ribbon bars. The only improvement included in the Office 2016 was primarily the cloud-based feature on the ubiquitous office suite. Most of the users were the fans of Microsoft Office 2013’s interface and all the users are happy the interface in Office 2016 is not changed and also other features are added in to it.

The users of Office 365 are getting the new versions along with Volume License by which the users are enabled to use the new software from the beginning of October. But the standard perpetual license version was later existed in last year. It was not clear that whether the online features is able to use the Microsoft OneDrive cloud spaces, which are entitled to all the Windows.

The Office 2016 is associated with Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher. For a month the cost is £7.00 per user with an annual commitment. Office 365 Premium is included with Skype for Business, extra storage and email capabilities at £7.80 per user, per month with an annual commitment. Most of the people are still waiting for iOS and Android Business apps because these apps have entered a preview phase accessible for some corporate users.

For a single user the ProPlus edition will cost up to £10 and it also includes Access. For all the Windows users, OneNote is available for free along with Microsoft Visio and Office 365.

The new features of Office 2016 span multiple apps which include themes and background patterns that can be applied by the users to all the Office apps that are associated with their account. Also external applications are also included such as SharePoint, OneDrive, Facebook and Twitter accounts.

In order to the features of the Office apps you need to search “Tell me what you want to do” search box that is present at the top of the Ribbon bar. The other advantage of Office 2016 is the apps can be accessed to Bing search engines through its integrated smart lookup tool.