- August 28, 2012 at 3:31 am
I always get error messages when I import MKV video to Windows Movie Maker for editing. Now I want to convert MKV to WMV file because I think WMV is more compatible with Windows Movie Maker. Please help me to find a way to do this conversion job.December 29, 2012 at 1:47 pm
Hi, Dalton, I find that many people have the same problem with you. In these years, MKV is getting more and more popular. It often used for sharing high definition videos such as movies and animes. On the other hand, WMV is the video format which supported all Windows systems and devices. Thus, MKV often need to convert to WMV so that to get higher compatibility. Your idea is right, Windows Movie Maker could recognize WMV better, and you can edit videos smoothly in it. Therefore, you need a MKV to WMV converter.
The most practical tool is Video Download Capture, I’ll guide you how to convert MKV to WMV with it. To begin with, you should install this converter on your local disk. Launch it and click Convert button, drop the MKV video files into it. Set the target format and output folder. Since your thinking about converting MKV to WMV, choose to WMV, hit Settings button to customize detailed information. Lastly, click Start and process conversion. After that, just import WMV video into Windows Movie Maker and edit it at will.
Additional, I want to give you some advices on video editing software. Based on my experience and feedbacks online, Windows Live Movie Maker and VirtualDub are regard as best free video editors. They can accept more video formats and helps you to do powerful edit works. Remind you here, Video Download Capture is able to do some simple edits as well, and it is effective in downloading online streaming videos and live videos. Have fun, good luck.April 16, 2013 at 2:33 am
Can I convert MKV to WMV online? I really tried of downloading any desktop applications. And free solutions are warmly welcomed, any suggestion?July 14, 2013 at 11:56 pm
Okay, it’s all your choice. If you don’t like third-party software, just try an online converting service. Taking a few clicks to convert MKV to WMV free.
Open the Video Grabber homepage, five tabs can be seen clearly. They represent the functions like grab videos, search videos, convert videos and record screen. Obviously, you should hit Convert Video File. Import the MKV video clip is the first step. Then, set the target format as WMV. You are allowed to customize video resolution, bitrate, frame rate and audio sample rate. However, in most conditions, it’s not necessary to adjust the detailed settings after choosing the output format. The reason is, the converted video quality may be affected if you do some unsuitable settings. Finally, press Convert button to conduct the video conversion.
The browser-based application is simple and free. I think it can satisfied you. Of course, sites like Zamzar and Clipconverter also helps to convert MKV to WMV online. But you should know, these tools only can convert videos one by one. So, it may cost you some time.