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How to convert WMV to MP4, FLV, MOV, etc on Mac

This tutorial introduces what are WMV files and how to convert WMV to MP4, FLV, MOV, etc on Mac OS.
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Windows Media Video (WMV) is a compressed video compression format for several proprietary codecs developed by Microsoft. This file type is popular for use on websites and other applications that stream video online. However, Windows Media Video (WMV) is the most recognized video format within the WMV family. Usage of the term WMV often refers to the Microsoft Windows Media Video codec only.

For Mac users, it’s a little bit head-scratching, because only the following Mac programs can open WMV files: Microsoft Windows Media Player, Apple QuickTime Player (with Flip4Mac WMV Components) and Web browsers with Flip4Mac WMV plug-in.

Then the question comes along as follow: how to convert WMV to MOV for QuickTime, iMovie and Final Cut Pro on Mac? How to convert WMV to FLV for YouTube and other video sharing website? How to convert WMV to MP4 Mac for playback on iPod, iPhone, iPad and other portable devices?

To convert WMV files, MacX Video Converter Pro can be considered as a powerful WMV video converter on Mac, it features converting WMV video to MOV, WMV to FLV, WMV to MP4, etc with high conversion speed and stunning output quality.

For more information about MacX Video Converter Pro, please visit: http://www.macxdvd.com/mac-video-converter-pro/

How to convert WMV to MP4, FLV, MOV, etc on Mac

Step 1: Load WMV Files to Video Converter for Mac

On the main interface, choose “Add File” to locate the WMV files you want to convert.

Step 2: Choose the Output Format

Select the output video you desire. You may choose “to SD Video” firstly, under this category, you may find specified video format you needed, choose “to MP4”, “to YouTube (FLV)”, “to MOV” etc.

Step 3: Select Output Directory

Click "Browse" button in output setting area and select a destination folder to save your converted video.

Step 4: Start converting

Click "Start" button to start converting. You can view the conversion progress and cancel the converting process at anytime.

Note: This Mac WMV video converter can convert WMV video to all popular video formats for iPod, iPhone, PSP, PS3, Apple TV, Zune, Creative Zen, Xbox and so on. If you don't know what formats your device supports, you can just select the format according to your device's name.

As a versatile Mac video converter software, MacX Video Converter Pro not only converts WMV video files, but also does support among a wealth of HD & SD video formats, including MKV, M2TS, MTS, AVCHD, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, AVI, MPEG, MP4, WMV, MOV, FLV, RM, RMVB, WebM, Google TV, and many more.

For more resource, please visit: http://www.macxdvd.com/mac-dvd-video-converter-how-to/wmv-video-converter-mac.htm


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