How to convert WMA to text: audio-to-text transcription
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Upload your Windows Media Audio File file(s) (*.WMA) from your computer, Google Drive, Dropbox, or by dragging it on the page.
Select the language (over 37 languages supported) that was spoken in your WMA file, then click the button 'Start Transcribing Now.'
Sonix automatically extracts the audio from your WMA file and converts it to text. It'll only take a few minutes so you can grab some coffee.
Use the Sonix AudioText Editor to polish your transcript. Simply type in your browser to correct any words.
Click the 'Export' button. Select 'Text file (.txt)' from the dropdown to download a text version of your WMA file.
That's it! Your WMA file has now been converted to text!
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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 txt format.
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Convert Windows Media Audio File to text with Sonix
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