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Convert wmv to mpeg or avi for Mac

by duve / January 2, 2013 8:31 AM PST

I downloaded a movie and can't play it on my Mac because it is a wmv which is a pc file and I have a Mac. How can I convert it to something I can play on my Mac running Mt Lion.

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(NT) Why convert when you can run VLC PLAYER? (on a Mac!)
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 2, 2013 8:50 AM PST
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Won't run on VLC
by duve / January 2, 2013 11:13 AM PST

Tried to play with VLC but it didn't work

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That's interesting.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / January 2, 2013 11:49 PM PST
In reply to: Won't run on VLC

If VLC Player does not play it, it's likely to have DRM on it and other players will be trouble. But I do encounter folk that try the Windows version and write a reply like yours. I wonder.

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Download an install Flip4Mac
by mrmacfixit Forum moderator / January 2, 2013 8:52 PM PST
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