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Posted:anyone able to tell me how to convert wmv. movies into avi. format? confused

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Posted:pm me!

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Posted:http://www.divx-digest.com/articles/wmv2avi.html


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bender
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Posted:wow mech u rock! i needed that info!

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Posted:WOW. That site is awsome. But can you explain to my why i would want to divx my fottage? Is it better quality or smaller files or something>?

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Posted:you know what i dont know to be honest, most of the vods i do i cut into wmv...

i dop this cos it cuts the vid down in size, but....it wont work on non windows machines, unless you have the right codecs....so avis, mpeg ans a few other will work cross platform....

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Posted:thanks mech! hug s'gonna take me a while to work that lot out but i'll get there eventually... smile

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Posted:trust me mate, its all easy as pie,

what prog you using to edit?

are you trying to convert an already finished file?


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Posted:i used win movie maker 2 to edit + am trying to convert the already finished wmv's...

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Posted:ok, diff aproach, could be to use a diff prog to throw together files, i use win movie maker 2, and its always good, but as for converting over mwv to mpeg, let me just ahve a rummage to see if i can find an easier way! ok

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bender
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Posted:wmvs are convenient for the video producer's standpoint.
as a video aficionado (see also: neeeerd) i prefer divx cus it's not as lossy as WMV/RM when it has been exported properly, and is viewable on non pcs. X-Vid = brill quality, but is barely supported by alotta people.
using a pc-only standard is arguably defeating the purpose of maximally spreading the love of twirlage.


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Posted:LOSSY???

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using a pc-only standard is arguably defeating the purpose of maximally spreading the love of twirlage.

Bender

Do u mean WMV? cause Madmets has a mac and can still view all my wmv stuff. Maybee he has a special video softaware...ill ask him what he's using and post a link to a download.


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Posted:then i am wrong. at this rate ima never gonna be a macspert smile

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Posted:*bump, cos of the link i posted in teh first page!*

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