Originally Posted by lotus49
It doesn't matter where you place them. Feel free to create a new directory or put them anywhere else - it won't make any difference.
Android scans for media files and should find them wherever they are.
I use MX Player (free in Google Play) because the built-in player sometimes wouldn't show videos I had taken myself in the correct orientation but the built-in player does mostly work fine.
Thanks lotus49, that is good to know. I will give the MX Player a try. I see they have other MX Player addon's (Codec) Will I need them also? Thanks again.