How to Convert MKV to WMV

CoolwaystoconvertMKVtoWMV

LastupdatedonDecember3,2015byAdaReed

MKVisacontainerthatcanincorporateaudio,video,andsubtitlesintoasinglefile。

Thisfiletypeislargelyacceptedbypeopleforitsadvantagesinpreservingvideoqualityandonthecontrary,fileinMKVformathasalargefilesize。

Currently,MKVismainlyusedbyHDvideosoninternet,footagetakenbycamcorder,etc。

However,ifyouwanttoviewMKVmoviesonPCusingWindowsMediaPlayerorwatchthemonotherWindows-baseddevices,thiswontbeeasytoachievebecauseMKVisnotwell-compatiblewiththeWindowsOSontheonehand。

Andontheotherhand,theMKVmoviesalwaystaketoomuchmemory。

YetthesebotheringmatterswillnotappearontheWMVfiles,becauseWMVformatownsperfectsupportbyMicrosoftanddevicesusingwindowssystem。

ComparedwithMKVformat,WMVissmallerinfilesizeanditdoesntsuffermuchlossofqualitywhenyouconvertMKVtoWMV。

Therefore,byconvertingthemovieintoWMV,youcaneasilyenjoywatchingMKVmoviesinWindowsMediaPlayerorportabledevicesrunningwindowssystem。

Hereisgoingtointroduceseveralcoolwaystoyou。

RecommendedwaystoconvertMKVtoWMV1。

UseanOnlineApplication2。

UseaProfessionalConverter3。

MakeuseofMediaPlayer1UseApowersoftFreeOnlineVideoConverterApowersoftFreeOnlineVideoConverterisausefulonlineapplicationwhichyoucanuseasaMKVtoWMVconverter。

YoucanvisittheofficialpageoftheFreeOnlineConverteratfirst。

Andunlikeotherwebconverters,itletsyoucustomizevideoparametersbeforestartingconversion。

Refertothebelowhow-to-useguide。

ClickBrowsetoaddMKVfilesyouwanttoconvert。

SelectWMVastheoutputformat。

Beforeconverting,youcanadjustsomeparametersasyoulike(whichinfluencethequalityandthesizeofthevideo)。

HitConvert,andthenchoosealocaldirectoryforplacingtheconvertedfiles。

Itwillstartconvertingandyoujustneedwaitforafewminutes。

Infact,besidestheMKVtoWMVconversion,itcanconvertalmosteverypopularvideoformat。

Youcangetwhateveraudioorvideoinamorecompatibleformatbyusingthiswebapplication。

Bytheway,ifyouprefer,youcanalsoutilizetheeditingfunction。

Itisavailableforyoutocontrolthemotionofthevideo(quickenorslowerit)andaddawatermarkwithbothimageandtext。

Thosefunctionsabovewillmakeyourvideocoolifyoumakeuseofitappropriately。

2MaketheconversionviaVideoConverterStudioHowever,onlineapplicationhasitsownlimitstheinternet。

TheInternetstatushasadirectimpactoneveryweb-basedapplication,soittakeslongtimefordealingwithalargefileespeciallywhenyourinternetconnectionisnotquitewell。

Thenadesktopconvertercanmakeupfortheshortcoming。

Asamoreprofessionalvideoconversionsoftware,Apowersoftvideoconverterstudioisabetterchoiceforuserstoutilizewithoutinternet。

ItwillbeveryeasyforyoutoconvertMKVtoWMVifyoufollowthesesteps。

Downloadandinstallitinyourcomputer。

DownloadLaunchthesoftware,hittheAddFilesbuttonontop-leftofinterface,andthenpicktheMKVfileyouwanttoconvert。

(Oryoucanjustdragfilesontothecentralpanel。

)Afterloadingthefiles,youcanclicktheProfileandchooseWMVasoutputformat。

FinallyhittheConverttocommencetheconversion,andyouwillsoongetaconvertedWMVfileintheoutputdirectory(Itwillbefasterthanonlineapplication)。

Unlikepreviousweb-basedMKVtoWMVconverter,thistoolallowsyoutoconvertvideosintotonsofvideo,audioformatscompatiblewithdigitaldeviceslikeAppleseries,Samsungseries,HTCseriesandmanyothers。

Anothermainfunctionofthisprogramisthevideoeditorfunction,forinstance,trimimages,adjusteffects,addwatermarks,addsubtitlesetc。

Youcanconvertvideosinbulkwhichcanfastentheefficiency,andyoualsocanpreviewthevideoasyouareediting。

Bytheway,thisconverterhasapowerfulfunctionfordownloading。

YoujustcopytheURLoftheonlinevideoandpasteinthevideoconverter。

ThenYoucansuccessfullydownloadthevideowithoutaspecialpluginortool。

Itwillbeveryconvenientforyou。

3HowtoplayMKVwithoutconversionApartfromaforementionedmethods,ifyourewillingtowatchMKVonyourWindowscomputer,youcanuseacompatiblemediaplayertodirectlyenjoyitwithoutconversion。

Allyouneedtodoistofindandinstallapropermediaplayer,forexample,theVLCmediaplayer。

Itsveryconvenienttobeusedonanyoperatingsystemincludingmobilesystems,anditiscapableofplayinganyformatfilewithoutanyadditionalcodec。

Anditoffersexcellentqualityandclaritysimilarwiththeoriginalvideo。

However,therearesomecertainorspecificMKVfilesthatmightinfactnotbesupportedbyVLC。

Consideringthememoryspaceofmobiledevices,thebigMKVfileiseasytomakeyourdevicecrowded。

Sosometimesitsbettertomakeaconversionandyoucanusethetwomethodsabove。

SummaryIngeneral,allthethreemethodscanhelpsatisfyyourneeds。

IfyoujustneedafreetooltoconvertMKVtoWMV,thefirstmethodwillperfectlysuityou。

Ifyouarelongingforamoreusefulandprofessionalconverter,ApowersoftVideoConverterisagoodchoice。