How to convert WMV to text: video-to-text transcription
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Upload your Windows Media Video File file(s) (*.WMV) 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 WMV file, then click the button 'Start Transcribing Now.'
Sonix automatically extracts the audio from your WMV 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 WMV file.
That's it! Your WMV file has now been converted to text!
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Frequently Asked Questions for Windows Media Video File (*.WMV)
What is a WMV file?
WMV files, also known as Windows Media Video files, are a compressed video format developed by Microsoft for Internet streaming. Many videos available online are stored in the WMV format. WMV file sizes are smaller so that they are easier to transmit over broadband and mobile networks without sacrificing picture quality and audio clarity. The WMV file is one of the most common files used to store video in Windows. You may see the file when downloading video from the Internet or when someone shares a video via USB device or email. You can watch video stored in WMV files with a variety of media players. Windows Video and Media Player are popular choices since they come installed with many Windows operating systems. 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 WMV files.
Does Sonix transcribe video files with a *.WMV file extension?
Yes, Sonix does automatically transcribe video files with a .WMV file extension. Sonix is an online video to text converter. Convert any audio (mp3, m4a, wav, ...) or video (wmv, mp4, mov, avi, ...) file to text without installing any software! Sonix quickly and accurately transcribes *.WMV files and converts them to text in a txt format.
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Convert Windows Media Video File to text with Sonix
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