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How do you convert .flv to .wma?

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

FLV to WMA : Extract Audio from FLV(Flash Video) Video to WMA(Windows Media Audio) with FLV to Video Converter

FLV to WMA(Windows Media Audio)
This tutorial is to show you a step-by-step demonstration of converting videos downloaded from YouTube and Google Video, etc, to wma for playing on Windows Media Player. First of all, we have to make it clear that the YouTube videos and Google videos communicating online are of the Flash Video file, or FLV file format

What is FLV?
FLV, or Flash Live Video file, is a preferred file format that is designed for web playback, offering high rates of compression to deliver video over the Internet using Adobe Flash Player.
FLV content cannot be played back directly but must be embedded in (or linked from) an SWF file. You create (or download) a “container” SWF file from which to play the FLV file. The most common approach is to use an SWF file that functions as a media player with screen and playback controls. Notable users of the FLV format include YouTube, Google Video,, Yahoo! Video and MySpace.

What is WMA?

Short for Windows Media Audio, a Microsoft file format for encoding digital audio files similar to MP3 though can compress files at a higher rate than MP3. WMA files, which use the “.wma” file extension, can be of any size compressed to match many different connection speeds, or bandwidths.

Additional information is available on Microsoft Windows Media page.

Download and Launch Moyea FLV to Video Converter
In order to To convert from FLV(Flash Video) to WMA(Windows Media Audio) video with FLV to Video Converter, you must have Moyea FLV to Video Converter installed, Once Moyea FLV to Video Converter is installed, launch the flv to video converter program.