"WMV (short for Windows Media Video) is a video compression format for several proprietary codecs developed by Microsoft." -- Defined by Wikipedia. Although WMV is kinda most popular used video format for saving media files, actually it's only accepted by some particular Windows-based applications like Windows Media Player, and mobile devices such as Blackberry Bold. Most similar to WMV, AVI is also a format that came into existence with the efforts of Microsoft, but AVI is much more widely used and applied to most popular applications and devices including but not limited to game consoles like PSP, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360; Android Phones like Sony Xperia Z, Samsung Galaxy S3, Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note2, HTC One and more. So, if you've got lots of WMV files on hand and want to expand the usage of them, you can convert WMV to AVI format for alternative.
In this article, I will show you the easiest way of converting WMV files to AVI format by using Doremisoft Video Converter. Step by step guide is provided below.
Now free download Doremisoft WMV to AVI Converter and follow the guide to convert WMV to AVI with ease:
After downloading and installing Doremisoft WMV to AVI Converter, lauch the program and load the source WMV files to it. You have two easy way to import the files: the first one is to directly drag and drop the files from your computer's media folders onto the main interface of the app, and the other is to click "Add Files" icon to locate the WMV videos. You can load multiple files at one time.
1)Click "Convert to" menu, and choose "Common Video" > "AVI" as the output format
2)Click "Settings" to open the "Settings" interface for advanced settings like audio and video codec, quality, bit rate, video frame rate, video size, audio sample rate, etc.
Press the big blue "START" button to start converting .wmv to .avi and within a couple of minutes, the conversion will be perfectly done. Of course, if you add dozens of files to convert, it may take a while to finish.