How to Convert WMV to AVI Format (or AVI to WMV)
- Here's what you will need to do for .WMV to .AVI conversion on Mac platform, AVI to WMV conversion is also supported with this handy converter.
Both the Audio Video Interleave (.AVI) and Windows Media Video (.WMV) formats are developed by Microsoft. Every coin has two sides. WMV files contain compressed contents and take up far less hard drive space, but they only work with Windows operating system. One of the main advantages of AVI over WMV is the cross-platform compatibility. What's more, AVI usually houses higher quality video content than WMV.
Having some of WMV files on your Mac, but unplayable on your media player which supports AVI format instead of WMV? you then are in need of a WMV to AVI Mac conversion. Or you have some awesome AVI movies and want to share them with friends through uploading the videos to the Internet websites that accept WMV file? In cases like these, it's needed to convert AVI to WMV format. No matter what the cases are, you do need a video converter program. Here is reliable solution to convert virtually any video format by using Video Converter for Mac, which supports converting videos to whichever format you want, including but not limited to FLV, MOV, AVI, WMV, MP4, etc., and includes output profiles for many different devices. For Windows user, please turn to Video Converter for Windows to accomplish the task.
Step 1: Download and Install the program
Operating System: Mac OS X 10.4, Mac OS X Tiger, Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard, Mac OS X 10.5.7, Mac OS X 10.5.8, Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard, Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion.
Step 2: Click "Add" button to import WMV files.
Drag & drop WMV files to the WMV to AVI video Converter. Or go to the "File" menu, choose "Add Video Files" to locate the WMV movies you want to add.
If you have several WMV videos on your Mac and want to combine them to export a continuous AVI video, just check "Merge into one" at the bottom of the program.
Step 3: Choose .*AVI as the output format
In this step, choose Common Video > AVI as output format from the "Profile" drop-down list near the 3D icon. This WMV to AVI Mac converter also has some ready presets for your portable devices: Apple, Android, Microsoft, Sony, Nitendo, Blackberry.
Step 4: Start to encode WMV to AVI file on Mac
To start converting your video files, simply press the "Start" button at the bottom.
Apart from supporting the conversion from WMV to AVI movie format on Mac flawlessly, Video Converter for Mac also allows you change MP4 to AVI for Mac, AVI to WMV, FLV to AVI, MPG to AVI on Mac, and can transfer YouTube video, Camcorder footage, QuickTime file etc..