How to Convert an ARF to WMV

ARF is the proprietary recording format used by WebEx to record presentations through the website. You can save presentations in the ARF format, however you are unable to edit those presentations in the ARF format. Converting the presentation to the windows media video (WMV) format allows you to edit the presentation in any of a number of third-party video editing programs. There are third-party programs for this conversion, but the free WebEx Player can also do the job.

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Open Network Recording Player.

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Click on the "File" and select "Open".

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Find and open the .ARF file you want to convert to the WMV format.

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Click on the "File" and select "Convert". Select "WMV (Windows Media Format)."

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Select the location where you want to save the WMV file.

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Select the appropriate options for the conversion process. Typically you will determine when and which codec you want to use during the conversion process.

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Click "OK" on the "Convert to WMV (Windows Media Format)" dialog and the confirmation dialog box.

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The conversion will occur either immediately or at the specified time.