How To Convert Files With Free Software
There are lots of file conversion software out there but none is more complete than Format Factory. Format Factory is suitable for any kind of conversion be it conversion between different video, audio or even image formats, repair damaged video and audio file, reduce multimedia file sizes, support iPhone, iPod multimedia file formats, picture converting supports Zoom, Rotate/Flip, tags, rips DVDs and Cds, supports 60 languages. I have used many file conversion programs in the past and none is as good as Format Factory.
What is Format Factory?
Format Factory is a program that is capable of converting audio files, video, and images between a number of different formats, its simple and straightforward interface make it even easier to use. Format Factory is capable of converting between the following formats.
|Video formats||Audio formats||Image formats|
|MPEG-1 (.mpg)||Ogg Wave Sound (.wav)||.PNG|
|Matroska (.mkv)||Adaptive Multi-Rate (.amr)||.ICO|
|Flash Video (.flv)||Windows Media Audio (.wma)||.BMP|
|SWF (.swf)||Advanced Audio Coding (.aac)||.GIF|
|MPEG-4 Part 14 (.mp4)||MIDI (.mid)||.TIF||
|Audio Video Interleave (.avi)||.TGA|
|Windows Media Video (.wmv)|
|RealMedia Variable Bitrate (.rmvb)|
|VOB (Video Object) (DVD file) (.vob)|
|QuickTime File Format (QTFF) (.mov)|
You can also create .ISO images; join multiple video files together into one with this freeware program.
How to use Format Factory
After downloading and installing the Format Factory file conversion software on your PC, launch the program from your Desktop.
Step 1: Select the file you want to work with (Video, audio, images, etc) as illustrated in the image below. Let’s say you want to convert an audio file from another format to MP3 you will choose All to MP3, or WMA to convert to WMA format, etc, same with video and picture formats too.
Step 2: Once you have selected the format you want to convert to, you will be prompted with another window. Add the file you want to convert by clicking on the “Add file” button to choose the file from your computer. You can also use the “Browse” button to change the output folder location. You can also edit the output settings from the “Output Setting” button and set Range for conversion etc. When you are done with this stage click the “OK” button.
Step 3: Then click on the “Start” button to begin your conversion. On completion of the conversion, the program will indicate that the file has been converted with a little notification on your PC. Now you can open your Output folder to view the converted file.
If you need to convert any file from one format to the other be it audio, video or even image files, rip DVDs or CDs, split or merge files in a variety of formats, then I recommend Format Factory file conversion software.