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Windows 7: Converting All MOV's to Wmv

5 Days Ago   #1
Dakota Mist

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
Converting All MOV's to Wmv

Can someone tell me if there's a way to convert all MOV's on my Windows 7 computer to either m4v or wmv? The QuickTime videos, unfortunately, don't have a preview on any of the videos. I first tried converting a few videos at a time, but I have so many it would take me forever. Please tell me there's a way to globally convert all my mov's. Otherwise, I'll be a slave to my computer for a long time to come. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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4 Days Ago   #2
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

I wonder if this would do the trick-

Enable Video Thumbnail Preview in Windows Explorer

I found a blog which makes a bunch of registry changes to accomplish what you want but, if that utility helps, it's much more simple.

Edit: I just tried it in Vista and it worked.
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3 Days Ago   #3
townsbg

Windows 7 pro 64-bit sp 1
 
 

Video conversion is complicated so there isn't a way to globally convert. I recently converted some movies using handbrake. What I like about handbrake is that there is a queue so once you do set up it automatically goes from one movie to another. One note is that it will max out your processor no matter what priority setting you use so be prepared to lose most of your functionality of your computer for the duration of your project.
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2 Days Ago   #4
wither 2

Windows 7 Pro SP1 64 bit
 
 

Nero Recode will do the same thing but it's not free.
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1 Day Ago   #5
F22 Simpilot

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Check here: Free Video Converters - SnapFiles

What you really need is a batch conversion software.
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