mpg

Definition : short for MPEG (Motion Picture Experts Group)
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What does mpg mean?

MPG is a file format that uses a format standardized by the Moving Pictures Experts Group (MPEG). In the old days, Windows 3.1 and DOS had an 8.3 naming convention: you could only have a maximum of 8 characters in the filename and a maximum of three characters in the extension. Hence the extension .mpg for mpeg. That wasn’t a limitation to, say, Unix users, who could name their files with .mpeg extensions if they wanted to. Even after Windows 95 and long filenames appeared, the .mpg extension stayed.

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What is the full form of mpg in File Extensions?

The full form of mpg is short for MPEG (Motion Picture Experts Group)

What are the full forms of mpg in Computing?

short for MPEG (Motion Picture Experts Group) | Multi-touch, Physics and Gestures

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Miles Per Gallon | short for MPEG (Motion Picture Experts Group) | Minutes Per Game | Monopotassium glutamate | Manual Pulse Generator | Multi-touch, Physics and Gestures