Solve 'VLC Can't Play WMV' Issue on MacOS (High) Sierra
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Get WMV playable with VLC player on MacOS (High) Sierra
You might experience FLV playback problem when using VLC on MacOS (High) Sierra. Here is an easy way to help you get FLV files play nicely with VLC on Mac.
WMV file format is a very famous file format among Windows users to play video files which can be easily played on Windows operating system using VLC media player. While when we put VLC media player together with WMV format and Mac operating system, then it fails to play videos using VLC media player on Mac OS (Sierra). To solve out this issue we are going to provide this guide below and it will help you to play WMV files on VLC media player.
Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac makes it possible to play WMV files with VLC on any Mac computer by converting to a supported output format. It supports operating systems like macOS 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, 10.10, 10.11 and 10.12 as well as Windows 7, 8, 10, XP and Vista. It is a software tool that plays, converts, edits, download videos from the internet and burns DVDs. Moreover, Dimo supports many popular formats like MOV, AVI, MKV, MPEG, FLV, and many others.
It is capable of converting audio formats including WAV, MP3, AAC, AC3, AU, OGG, AIFF, APE and MKA, and convertiong video to other video formats such as MP4 and MOV, VOB, AVI, FLV, AVI, MP4 and HD video output.It has an online downloader that downloads media files from Facebook, YouTube, BBC, Vimeo, MySpace just to name a few. The software has also windows version named Dimo Video Converter Ultimate.
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How to Solve "VLC not playing WMV" with Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac
Step 1 launch the program on your Mac. Click on the "Add File" button which is available on the bottom left side or drag and drop WMV files here.
Step 2 After adding files in the software interface, click on "Select Format" bar to select output format. Here you can choose to encode WMV to H.264 mp4, .mov, DivX .avi for playing with VLC.
Note: Aside from converting WMV files into other formats, you can directly play WMV files in the software interface because it also works as a player.
Tip: You can also check the "Settings" box , and set video codec, video size, Bitrate, frame rate to get a decent video you want on your VLC player.
Step 3 Now click on Start button, it will start WMV to VLC conversion automatically.
Note: Output folder is in the bottom middle area of the interface and you can change output folder for converted files yourself.
When the converting process ends, you can open output folder to check and play the converted WMV videos in VLC with the best quality.
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The price of Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac is divided into 1 Year Subscription, Lifetime/Family/Business License: $43.95/Year; $45.95/lifetime license; $95.95/family license(2-4 Macs); $189.95/business pack(5-8 Macs). Get your needed one at purchase page.
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