Filetype: Windows Media Video File
Category: Video Files
WMV (Windows Media Video) is a video compression format developed by Microsoft for internet streaming and watching videos on a PC. The WMV files are saved with a .WMV extension.
The video file based on the Microsoft Advanced Systems Format (ASF) container format, so WMV can be played on most of players on Windows. For Mac users, you can play WMV files with QuickTime Player with Flip4Mac WMV Components.
Programs open WMV on Windows
Windows Media Player, RealPlayer, MPlayer, Media Player Classic, WMV Converter, VLC Media player
Programs open WMV on Mac
VLC Media Player, Apple QuickTime Player (with Flip4Mac WMV Components),
How to import WMV to iMovie, FCE, FCP for editing on Mac
If Mac users want to edit Windows Media Video (WMV) with iMovie, FCE, FCP, you can choose a WMV Converter for Mac to convert WMV files to MP4, MOV, etc which are supported by iMovie, FCE, FCP.