mkv to WebM Converter – convert mkv files to webm format
WebM is a new video format created by Google, it is silimar with MKV or AVI.
WebM Converter lets you convert mkv to webm compatible with Youtube.
What is mkv video format?
MKV – The format is a Matroska video container, it may combine in a single file (usually with the extension .mkv) several video and audio tracks and subtitles and chapters.
Matroska (MKV) is not a video codec but a video format that contains streams encoded with following codecs:
Video: DivX, XviD, RealVideo, H.264, Theora, VP8, etc..
Audio: Vorbis, AAC, MP2, MP3, AC3, DTS, PCM, WV(WavPack), FLAC and soon MPC (Musepack).
Subtitles: SubRip (srt) SubStationAlpha (SSA), Advanced SubStationAlpha (ass) VobSub (sub/idx), etc..
There are several other common containers such as MPEG4 (.mp4), QuickTime (.mov), AVI(.avi) for the major.
The mkv is distinguished by several of these points:
Support almost all video and audio streams available;
high capacity lines of subtitles in different formats;
possibility of labeling of audio, video and subtitles;
possibility of integration of attachments such as images of artwork (cover/dust jacket).
The MKV container is seen as the successor to the AVI, mainly because of its ability to encapsulate content in high definition 720p or 1080p.
Requirements for converting mkv to webm by using this program:
Microsoft Windows XP/2003/VISTA
DirectX 9.0 or later (intruduction from Microsoft about how to download/install DirectX)
WebM codec pack (Before you launch the program, recommend to install the WebM codec if you want to encode webm format)
download and install K-Lite Codec Pack 7.1.0 Full, If your computer does not support some special video format.
For more information, please visit this page WebM Converter created by digitbyte studio
How to convert mkv to webm step by step:
The first step, the installation WEBM CONVERTER to your computer. Installation process is very simple, is not described here.
The second step, use the mouse to click on “Open Video” button, pop-up dialog box, according to the path to find your mkv file. Click OK, resident files to the software. The following is a screenshot that a file has been selected.
The third step, click “Options” button, pop-up output file properties dialog box, select the output format as webm format, select the folder address to store your output file, audio and video compression device is the default, no setting. Click OK, complete the property.
The fourth step, click “Convert” button, if it is unregistered version, the pop-up “This trial version only output 1-minute video file at maximum” information. (Here and in fact no limit) and click OK.
The fifth step, pop-up “set filter’s properties” dialog box, where you can set the parameters of V8 Decoder Filter, if you are an advanced user, you can set it. If you do not understand how to set up, you can ignore it, the program will be conducted in accordance with optimal settings. Then, click “Continue …”
The sixth step, wait for the program to perform the conversion task, it took only a few minutes to complete while we tested this program, and its speed was very fast.
Well, that’s detailed requirements and procedures.