What is WMV? What Opens a WMV? File Format List from WhatIs.com

File Extension

WMV File Format

Windows Media Player visual/audio file

WMV stands for Windows Media Player visual/audio file

This was last updated in March 2012
Editorial Director Margaret Rouse

Ask a Question. Find an Answer.Powered by ITKnowledgeExchange.com

Ask An IT Question

Get answers from your peers on your most technical challenges

Ask Question
  • Best way to do streaming video?

    If the files are being streamed through a media streaming server it may not allow you to download the file. It may only allow you to view the stream. It's probably an issue which you need to addr...

Tech TalkComment

What made you want to look up WMV Windows Media Player visual/audio file? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).



    Contribute to the conversation

    All fields are required. Comments will appear at the bottom of the article.