What is WMV file?
Microsoft Windows Media Video File is a compressed video file format developed by Microsoft and used in the multimedia platform Windows Media. The main difference between this format and other formats like MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 is that the content of WMV is encrypted, so it can only be played on Windows Media Player.
WMV Format details
|Full Name||Windows Media Video Format|
Tools that will help you view WMV files
Sometimes you need to quickly preview the contents of a file with the WMV extension. In such a situation, many people decide to find a tool that, according to its creators, can display the contents of the WMV file and many other types of files (All in One Viewer).
Of course, there are such tools. However, it should be remembered that they may display the data contained in the WMV file differently than the application dedicated to handling the WMV file extension. When you cannot afford to have the data of the WMV file displayed different from the original, you should use the applications developed to work with the WMV file.
Below you will find a list of software programs that will help you with this. These software programs will help you view the content of the WMV file, minimizing possible errors that may arise with other tools.
WMV File Viewers
- WinX Video Converter
- Wondershare Video Converter
- Aoao Video to Picture Converter