Need to open a WMV file?

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What is a WMV file?

The WMV or “Windows Media Video” was developed by Microsoft as a compressed video container for the Windows Media framework. Having three different types of video codec, this container can be used for online video streaming as well as sharing video content via HD DVD and Blu-ray Discs. The original WMV codec was launched as an alternative to popular RealVideo codec for web streaming purposes. Later, WMV Screen and WMV Image were introduced for specialized and physical delivery of contents. The “Digital Rights Management (DRM)” is a signature feature of WMV format that offers protection of content from copyright violation and unlawful reproduction.

How to open WMV files

  1. Know the location of the WMV file you want to open.
  2. Launch Creator NXT. File> Open>
  3. Select the file(s) and select open.
  4. Edit the file with Creators many audio and video editing tools.
  5. Before you close Creator, be sure to save your file. File> Save As. And name it as desired.

Open WMV on Windows with Roxio Creator NXT

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7

Roxio NXT opens WMV files and many more formats

We designed Creator NXT to open a wide range of file formats, including all of the following.

Get Roxio Creator NXT now to open your WMV file(s), then enjoy everything else this multimedia software has to offer.