WTV to MPEG Converter: Easiest way to Convert WTV to MPEG
What is WTV format?
WTV is abbreviation of Windows TV. WTV format replaced the DVR-MS format starting Windows Media Center TV Pack 2008. WTV recorded TV programs in both SD and HD videos.
The codec in HD WTV might be different in different countries. In Australia both SDTV and HDTV are broadcast in MPEG-2, so in Australia, the HD WTV uses MPEG-2 codec. And in US and UK the HDTV is broadcast in H.264 for HD and thus the HD WTV files recorded in these countries uses H.264 codec.
Windows 7 provides the functionality to convert .wtv files "back" to .dvr-ms files, and to do so is as easy as right-clicking the source file and selecting "Convert to dvr-ms format". HD WTV files with H.264 codec will not be available for this option.
Advantages of converting WTV to MPEG
MPEG2 format is DVD compatible format. By converting WTV to MPEG, you can burn the recorded TV programs on DVD. Some portable devices such as PS3 use MPEG 2 as playback format. By converting WTV to MPEG, you can play natively and perfectly the TV programs on your PS3.
WTV to MPEG Converter can batch convert WTV to MPEG in super fast speed. It supports WTV files in SD WTV, HD WTV, and H.264 WTV. WTV to MPEG Converter can convert WTV to DVD compatible MPEG-2, and convert WTV to MPEG-1. It presets ready playback video for PS3 and other portable devices.
What's more, WTV to MPEG Converter can edit WTV files like trim, crop to remove commercials, merge several files into one, and split WTV files to small size files.
Screenshot of WTV to MPEG Converter
How to convert WTV to MPEG on Window 7, Vista, XP and Mac?
- Step 1 Download and install WTV to MPEG Converter
Free download WTV to MPEG Converter (for Windows, For Mac). Run and intall.
- Step 2 Load WTV files to WTV to MPEG Converter
method 1: Locate your WTV files. Drag and drop them to WTV to MPEG Converter software.
method 2: Locate the folder where the files are. Simply drag and drop the folder to WTV to MPEG Converter.
method 3: Click "Add File" to load files to the software.
- Step 3 Select output profiles
Search MPEG from the "Profile" search box and select MPEG-2 as the profile. You can also set to desired profile by clicking the "Profile" drop-down list from "General Video" or "HD Video" category.
- Step 4 Edit before convert
You can edit your input video files like trim and crop to remove commercials, split large files to smaller, crop to focus video and join several video files into one, set aspect ratio from to 16:9 or 4:3. all the functions can be applied in the Editing Window which can be opened by clicking "Effect" in the main menu.
- Step 5 Convert WTV to MPEG
Press the big blue "Convert" button in the WTV to MPEG Converter software to start the WTV to MPEG conversion. It will be finished with high video and audio quality.
Now you've finished converting WTV to MPEG. Enjoy it.