Simple way to Convert, Upload and Share WMV onto YouTube

The easy workaround to upload WMV files to YouTube channel for sharing is to convert WMV to YouTube compatible video. Here is how.

The .wmv (Windows Media Video) is the main format used in all videos processed and saved using the Windows system and its video tools such as Windows Movie Maker. Can't upload WMV to YouTube? Why WMV files can't be recognized by YouTube, while it's officially said that WMV is. See the reason and solution to upload WMV to YouTube effortlessly.

First, let's see YouTube supported formats. Generally speaking, YouTube fully supports MP4, AVI, WMV, MPG, FLV, 3GP, MOV, and WebM files. If your WMV file is not encoded with the video and audio codec mentioned in this article, it won't be accepted by YouTube. To upload WMV to YouTube successfully, you have to convert WMV to YouTube-supported formats first. For this purpose, an easy-to-use yet powerful tool - Dimo Videomate is introduced in this guide.

Best WMV to YouTube Converter to Upload WMV Videos to YouTube

Videomate is an exceptional tool that allows you to convert videos and audios directly to The process is simple and quick. All you need to do is to upload the file to the program, select format and convert it for uploading to the desired sharing sites. Moreover, Videomate is a solution to all your video and audio conversion. It is also built with a video player, video editor, media server and an ISO maker.

In addition, as known to all, YouTube won't accept a file exceeding 10 minutes. If your WMV file is too long to upload, this app can also let you split it to the specific length easily. Next, I'll show you the whole process. It's really simple, just four steps.

More features:

* It supports video formats like WMV, AVI, MKV as well as audio formats such as MP3, MKA, AIFF, AAC, and M4A.
* Edit videos where you can crop, trim, and cut videos into smaller sections you are interested in.
* It allows for personalization of videos where you can add subtitles and watermarks or other effects to video.
* Compatible with different devices like Samsung, Apple, Androids, TV, VR devices and game hardware.

If you are Mac users, please get Videomate for Mac which are compatible with macOS 10.12 Sierra, 10.11 El Capitan, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion and 10.7 Lion. This article will teach you a step-by-step solution converting/uploading MKV to YouTube for sharing.

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Guide: How to convert WMV to YouTube format

Step 1. Import WMV files

Launch the WMV converter; drag & drop .WMV files to it. Or click the "Add File" button to locate the files you want to add. Note that batch conversion is supported so you can add as many files as you like one by one and convert them at one time.

Step 2. Select output format

Click Select Format bar to select an output format. To share your WMV movies on YouTube, YouTube video from "Format > Web" are all the proper formats. You can also press the Settings button to adjust the video size, bitrate, frame rate, audio sample rate, etc to optimize the quality.

Step 3. Edit WMV for YouTube(optional)

Click Edit button and you can trim, crop or adjust the video with the built-in video editor to get the very part and effect of the movie you want. And if the video clips you've trimmed are still longer than 15 minutes, you can choose "Add Trim Marker" to split the WMV video into smaller parts so as to share on YouTube without limit.

Step 4. Start the conversion

Click "Convert" button to start converting WMV video for uploading to YouTube. After the conversion, click "Open" button to get the exported files and then upload the converted WMV files into YouTube for sharing with your friends, families, and fans with below steps.

How to Upload WMV Video to YouTube

With the following guide, you should be able to upload WMV video to YouTube.

Step 1: Sign in to your YouTube account. Enter your email address and password or any credentials that you use to access your YouTube account.

Step 2: On YouTube page, click the “Upload “button. It directs you to choose a file to upload.

Step 3: Tap on "Select file to upload" it leads you to the files in your computer. Pick on the WMV file that you want to upload.

Step 4: Edit you video; enter the title and give its description in the description box. You can also put tags in for people to find your photo. Save changes after you done with it.

Step 5: Choose the privacy settings. You can choose to edit the basic and advanced settings too.

Step 6: Finally click the "Upload" to finish uploading your converted WMV file. Where you selected private or unlisted settings, you need to click "Done" to complete the upload.

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