How to Convert WMV to Text

How to Convert WMV to Text

It is possible to use automatic speech recognition (asr) software to convert video (WMV, MOV, AVI, FLV…) or audio files (WebM, Mkv, Ogg, WAV,…) to text files . To convert a WMV file to text, follow the steps below:

  1. Upload your WMV file.
  2. Then click on ‘Choose WMV File’ and select the file from your folder, or drag and drop it into the box. It is possible to import your file from anywhere, whether it’s on your laptop, Google Drive, Youtube, or Dropbox.
  3. Select the language that was spoken in your WMV transcription
  4. Also, select the language your audio transcripts into
  5. Select “Machine generated” or “Human created” (which are available in some transcription services)
  6. Remove background noise from your audio, and cut, split, and trim your audio file before transcribing it.
  7. Go to Elements from the left menu and click on ‘Auto Transcribe’ under Subtitles.
  8. Your automatic transcription will appear. Edit the transcription as needed with the help of a text editor.
  9. Click on Options without exiting the Subtitles page and select the file format you want.
  10. After choosing text formats, click on the Download button.

What is a WMV file?

A WMV file is a video saved in Microsoft Advanced Systems Format (ASF) and compressed with Windows Media Video (WMV). It supports high-definition (HD) video and stores animations, video clips, TV episodes, or movies. WMV files are encrypted and used with Digital Rights Management (DRM) systems.


When Should You Use a WMV File?

WMV files are for online video streaming and sharing video content via HD DVD and Blu-ray Discs.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

It is possible to convert WMV files in multiple languages depending on the software program you use. The majority of programs support over 120 languages, dialects, and accents, including Spanish, French, and others.

The accuracy of WMV’s automatic service is 85%. Automated transcription is much faster and works well when you need to convert audio into text documents quickly.