How to convert WMA to subtitles with automated transcription
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Upload the Windows Media Audio File file(s) (*.WMA) from your computer, Dropbox, Google Drive, or by dragging it on the page.
Choose the language spoken in the uploaded WMA file. We support over 37 different languages including English, Spanish, German, and French. Then click the 'Start Transcribing Now' button.
Sonix will then automatically transcribe the audio from your WMA file and convert it to a simple text format. Grab some tea, it will take only a few minutes.
Use the Sonix AudioText Editor to polish your transcript before we convert it to a subtitle. It's like a word processor: simply type in your browser to correct any words.
Click the 'Export' button. Choose either 'Subrip subtitle file (.srt)' or 'WebVTT file (.vtt)' from the dropdown to download the subtitle version of your WMA file. You can also adjust the character length and time duration length of each subtitle.
That's it! Your WMA file has now been converted to subtitles and is ready for the next step in your workflow!
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Frequently Asked Questions for Windows Media Audio File (*.WMA)
What is a WMA file?
WMA files (also known as Windows Media Audio files) are used mostly for music, but they can also contain spoken word audio. The WMA file format was created by Microsoft and is a proprietary file format. The audio in WMA files are compressed similar to MP3 and OGG files. However, since WMA files are a proprietary format, they aren’t fully supported by all multimedia devices. You can sometimes find WMA and WMV (Microsoft’s Video equivalent) files using another one of Microsoft’s proprietary digital audio and video container format known as ASF. However, WMA and WMV files are more common. Microsoft Windows Media Player 9 was the last version of the Windows Media Player developed for Mac OS X. However, Mac users can use Flip4Mac WMV (also known as Microsoft Windows Media Components for QuickTime) to play WMA files. Windows Media video files use a .WMV extension.
Does Sonix transcribe audio files with a *.WMA file extension?
Yes, Sonix does automatically transcribe audio files with a .WMA file extension. Sonix is an online audio to text converter. Convert any audio (wma, mp3, m4a, wav, ...) or video (mp4, mov, avi, ...) file to text without installing any software! Sonix quickly and accurately transcribes *.WMA files and converts them to text in a subtitle format.
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Convert Windows Media Audio File to subtitles (SRT & VTT) with Sonix
Sonix transcribes your audio and video files in over 37 languages so they are easy to search, edit, and share. Sonix is an online, fully-automated speech to text service that quickly converts Windows Media Audio File files to subtitles. Sign up today and start transcribing.
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