It is well-known that an ISO file extension indicates a file is a disk image file. Depending on the size, ISO files may be either CD or DVD disk image files and can only be played with virtual driver software or the similar tools, and you can’t edit it directly. While the Windows Media Video (WMV) files are the native video file type for the Windows Media Player. Thus, if you want to play ISO files on Windows Media Player, you need to convert ISO image to WMV at the very beginning.
To convert ISO to WMV, you can use DVD Ripper released by the CloneDVD Studio, which is a powerful DVD ripping software to help you rip your ISO files to WMV, and allows you to manually adjust encoding settings to customize the output video quality. If you are using a Mac, the equivalent DVD Ripper for Mac is also available. Just get the right version of the DVD Ripper and follow the guide below to convert ISO image files to WMV videos for better editing and sharing in several mouse clicks.
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How to Convert ISO Image File to WMV with ISO to WMV Converter
Here converting ISO to WMV in Windows (Including Windows 8) is displayed. The steps for the ISO to WMV conversion on Mac are the same. Just make sure you get the right version according to your needs.
Step 1. Load ISO Files to the Program
After downloading, installing the ISO to WMV converter, launch it and click the “Load DVD” button to add ISO image files to the program. You can preview the loaded files on the right preview window. If you’d like to convert ISO files to a single WMV movie, just click “Merge”.
Step 2. Edit the ISO Files (Optional)
This ISO to WMV ripping software provides a number of video editing functions to help people make stylish WMV movies, such as resetting Codec, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channel, as well as Video/Audio Bitrate, etc., clipping video segments, editing videos by adding subtitles, watermark and adjusting Brightness, Hue, Saturation or Contrast.
Step 3. Select WMV as the Output Format
After loading the ISO files into the program, set the output format from the drop-down list of “Output Format”. Choose “Common Video > WMV”. You also can choose other formats as the final one if you have a need, such as iPhone, PSP, Nokia, etc. And do not forget to specify the “Output Path” to select a destination folder to save the converted files.
Step 4. Start to Convert ISO to WMV
After all the steps above completed, simply click the “Start” button to finish the conversion. Then you can enjoy your favorite ISO files on your Windows Media Player on the go.