Sometimes we need to convert our media files like audio and video in other format but completing this task in little bit tricky if we use third party software although they done this task but before installing such kind of software we need to install other tools as well like speed up the pc and different kind of browsers extensions to your computer which no sense in converting any media file.

But you will be amazed to know you can simply convert any media file either audio or video in any format using the VLC media player which is so simple anybody with little computer knowledge can do this task we will tell you about that in few simple steps.


   Open your computer and open VLC media Player and got to Media > Convert/Slave.

Media Convert Save


After that click on Add button and select the file which you want to convert and click on Convert/Save button.

Click Add and select the file you wish to convert


Now select the format in which you want to convert to select the format you need to click on drop down menu which is available next to profile.

select a format you wish to convert in by clicking on drop-down


After that select your destination and give a file name to converted files and click on start button.

select a destination and click on Start

Before you proceed to convert any media file you need to kept in mind that you have to select right format for your device on which you are going to play the converted content and if the video files is too large then you will see a time progress bar as it encodes to new format.

So there is no need to install different-different software to convert your media file when it already inbuilt in VLC media player the best part of this player is that it will provide you different formats to convert like videos for YouTube HD, SD and videos for Android HD, SD.

We will show you the list of formats that can be converted using VLC media player.

Video format that can be converted by using VLC media player

  • Android SD Low/SD High
  • Android HD
  • YouTube SD/HD
  • MPEG4 720p/1080p TV/Device
  • DivX compatible player
  • iPod SD/ HD
  • iPhone/PSP

Audio format that can be converted by using VLC media player

  • Vorbis (OGG)
  • MP3
  • MP3(MP4)
  • FLAC
  • CD

Now It’s so easy to convert your media files using VLC media player just try it and giver your thoughts on it by your comment.

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