If you want to add files in WMV to iTunes, you need to convert it to iTunes friendly format like MP4. Then you can take WMV videos with you on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch and enjoy it on the go.
WMV is a very popular video format developed by Microsoft. However, for iTunes uers (no matter you’re using a PC or Mac), you will certainly stumble if you try to import WMV files to iTunes for easy syncing with other iDevices. Actually, iTunes is very picky about what kind of formats can be imported into it, and only a few of media formats are supported by iTunes, including MOV and MP4. Luckily, this problem is easy to solve — all you have to do is convert the WMV videos iTunes-compatible format, i.e. M4V, MOV or MP4. Once you have, you can add them to iTunes and use them like any other file iTunes supports.
To convert WMV to iTunes seamlessly and effortlessly, EaseFab Video Converter is what you need. It provides fast access to high-qualified and easy-handled converting and converting from WMV files to virtually any video formats, SD version and HD version. Meanwhile, it directly offer presets for iOS devices and Apple TV, so that you can import the converted files to iTunes smoothly and play them perfectly on your iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV, etc. Here comes the detail.
Note: This program is cross-platform, and below guide takes Windows (Windows 10 included) screenshots. If you’re running a Mac, please get the Video Converter for Mac. The way to convert WMV to iTunes on Mac (El Capitan included) is almost the same. Just make sure you get the right version according to your computer’s operating system.
Easy Steps to Convert and Import WMV files to iTunes
Step 1. Add WMV videos to the app
Launch the program and drag the WMV files into the window, or click the “Add Video” button to open the file browser window and navigate to the WMV files you would like to convert.
Step 2. Set output file format
Click “Profile” drop-down list option on the lower left-hand side of the interface, this opens a wide range of file formats. The video formats available are M4V, MP4 or MOV. In this case, we shall select MP4 format from the Common Video choices only for description purposes.
If you want to watch the WMV files directly on iPad, iPod or iPhone, you can choose the corresponding device from “Apple” category as the output format.
Tips: If you’re not satisfied with the output quality, you can click on settings you could easily set bitrate, frame rate, codec, channels, sample rate, etc to adjust parameters that affect video quality and file size for the video you prefer. keep in mind that bitrate higher results in big file size, and lower visible quality loss, and vice versa.
Step 3. Start the WMV to iTunes Mac conversion
Lastly, click the Convert button to start the WMV files to iTunes Mac conversion. In a second, the conversion could be finished.
When the conversion completes, open your iTunes and transfer the converted WMV files to your iTunes library and then sync them to your iPhone/iPad/iPod.