Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works

converting windows media file

  • Please log in to reply



    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 1 posts
i have a video that i downloaded off a website that is saved as an mpeg file, but when i try to play them with something other than windows media player, it does not recognize it as a movie file. i want to try to put this file on my video ipod, and i have a program that can convert video files to mpeg4, but this file doesnt seem to be a movie. i think it might be an issue with codecs, though i dont know what a codec is i jut know that this file has different ones than any of my other video files. ill put the codecs it has below

Audio codec: Windows Media Audio 9.1 16 kbps, 16 kHz, mono 1-pass CBR
Video codec: Windows Media Video 9

so does anyone know how i can convert this file so it can be played in any media player (quicktime, etc), and so i can convert it for my ipod? thanks!
  • 0




    Je suis Napoléon!

  • Administrator
  • 26,036 posts
  • MVP
what kind of file is it? like..what kind of movie and where did you get it from?
  • 0

Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP