How to Convert WMV to MP3 Audio on Mac OS X
- The following is the user guide of how to extract audio files from WMV to MP3 on Mac, Let's begin:
Extract the audio data from your WMV video files on Mac and play it on MP3 players.
The WMV video file format is widely used on Windows-based computers, but its audio is not compatible with music and editing programs on the Macintosh, nor can it be used on an iPod and other portable MP3 players. If you'd like a soundtrack on WMV video and transfer it to your portable music player, you need to convert WMV to MP3 format on Mac, which is recognized by almost all portable music players including (but not limited) to iPod, Sandisk, Zune and Creative.
Video Converter for Mac is an easy to use solution for converting WMV to MP3 file for Mac OS X and create your original video soundtrack by yourself. Not only for Windows Media Video (.wmv) format, many other video format also can be supported in this Mac converter program, such as FLV Flash video, AVI, DivX, Quicktime Video (.mov), DVD video, and more, Video Converter for Mac can read the audio data from all these video file. Besides, the Mac WMV to MP3 converter will also trim an audio clip and join it to another or merge several clips into one file. The program also has the capability of splitting an audio clip into several different clips. For Windows user, please try Video Converter for Windows here.
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 1: Import WMV files
Lauch the program, import Windows Media Video (.wmv) files by clicking File -> Add Files or drag and drop WMV video files to this Mac WMV to MP3 converter.
Step 2: Select output format
Click "Profile" drop-down list near the 3D icon, and then choose “MP3” as output formats from Common Audio list. Besides MP3, there are many other audio formats offered such as AAC, OGG, WMA, M4A etc to helps your get audio file.
Step 3: Begin converting .WMV to .MP3 in Mac
When you are ready to convert, click the "Start" button at the bottom of the screen. Conversion time may take a few minutes depending on your system's hardware and length of the WMV files.
Now you are ready to enjoy MP3 audio on any compatible media player or portable MP3 device.