File with 264 extension contains RAW video data, typically from CCTV cameras, IPs, or DVR devices. 264 files can be also created as a result of using video ripping or conversion tools. Such 264 files are only temporary files. Data in 264 file is typically encoded using MPEG-4 / H.264 codec.
264 files can be transcoded and multiplexed, that is, converted into more popular and recognizable formats, for example, AVI or MKV. Dedicated tools must be used for such process. Files with 264 extension can be opened directly on a camera device or by using tools supplied with the device by the producer.
When you install one of the applications from the list of programs that you found here, you should be able to open or edit the file with the 264 extension without any issue. However, if you still have problems with this, you may use the option of 264 file conversion to a different format.
We hope we helped you solve the problem with the 264 file. If you do not know where you can download the application from our list, click on the link (which is the name of the program) - you will find more information there on the location where to download the secure setup version of the required application.
There can be more reasons which determine that you are not able to open the 264 file (apart from the lack of the proper application installed).
First - the 264 file may be incorrectly associated with the application installed to support it. In this case, you need to change this association by yourself. To do this, right-click on the 264 file that you want to edit, click "Open with" and then select the program from the list that you have installed. After this operation, the problems with opening the 264 file should be solved.
Second - the file you want to open can simply be damaged. Then, the best solution is to find a new version of given file, or download it again from the same source as before (maybe for some reason in the previous session the download of the 264 file has not been completed and it cannot be opened properly).
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