How to Convert WMV to MOV QuickTime File or (MOV to WMV)
- Here is a detailed tutorial about how to convert WMV to MOV movie file on Mac OS (Mountain Lion included). The process of MOV into WMV do likewise.
WMV (Windows Media Video) is a video format for Windows-based computers systems. They are compatible with many Window-based applications and devices. However, If you occasionally use a Mac and want to make it more be compatibe with Mac-based program or devices, you may need to convert WMV to MOV for Mac, which represents the WMV's counterpart on the Mac.
While MOV is the standard format for Apple's QuickTime multimedia player and works in most Mac programs with a high-quality and high-definition results. One of its big drawbacks is that the MOV video files can only be viewed by the QuickTime player even though MOV works both on Mac and Windows. To make your MOV movies more sharable online and off , you can convert MOV to WMV, a widely used format for Windows-centric portable players and devices.
Today we'll take a look at Video Converter for Mac, A simple video converter for you to achieve the video conversion task, no matter you need to convert WMV to MOV or from MOV video files to WMV media format. In additional, this video converter enables you to edit and customize your videos when needed. If you running a PC and want to convert WMV to MOV format in Windows, please try Video Converter for Windows.
Step 1: Download and install it
The first thing we need to do is download and install the Mac version of this WMV to MOV converter to your computer (link below). Install as normal accepting the defaults.
Step 2: Import .WMV video files into the board
Click "Add" button to open the file browser window and browse to the location of the WMV files you would like to convert. You can also directly drag-and-drop files to the interface of this Mac WMV to MOV app.
Batch conversion is available for converting as many locations as you can throw at it.
Step 3: Choose MOV as the output format
Click "Profile" drop-down list near the 3D icon, and then choose “MOV” as output formats. In addition, if you want to play the target files on your iPhone, iPad, iPod, mobile phone, or some other devices, you can get some ready presets offered to simplify your task.
Step 4: Converting WMV to MOV video format on Mac
After all the settings, now, just click the "Start" button to begin conversion process. If you want to transfer multiple Video files to a single MOV format at one time, just check "Apply to All" at the bottom.
You should now see a process bar running as the file conversion begins.
That's it! You've just converted WMV to MOV file extension by using Video Converter for Mac.
Supported devices and OS:
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 10.8.1, Mac OS X 10.8.2, etc.