How can the user turn their favorite Mp3 into a ringtone for their mobile? How can you convert a power point presentation into a video file? There are many questions for converting the files. Here are some ways to convert files from one format to another format.
CONVERTING VIDEO FILES
If you want to convert movies in to smaller videos, so that you can watch it on your mobile then Vidcoder will be a good option. Vidcoder is very easy to use. Video formats like MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, MKV, MOV, WebM can be very easily converted to another format using Miro, Hamster. There are built in settings for ipod, ipad and blackberry devices so that conversion will be very easy for new users. Advanced video convertors like MediaCoder and SUPER can be used to handle any weird video formats and the user can do any other thing other than conversion. Video files can be converted in online using MovAvi and Heywatch.
CONVERTING AUDIO FILES
Audacity is the best software program for converting audio files from one format into another format. If FFmpeg library is included along with the installation of Audacity, the user can even extract audio from video files. Like Audacity, Audiko is online tools, where the user can upload any file, choose a fragment, and they can save it as an MP3 ringtone. FLV.to is an online application that can be used to convert Flash videos in to an MP3 file. Another online audio convertor is media.io.
When the user switches from Mac and a PC, the fonts are not compatible across OS. There are converters like crossfont, convertfont which converts the existing font in to any other fonts. The conversion supports all the common font formats which includes Truetype(.ttf), OpenType(.oft) and PostScript(.ps).
CONVERTING DOCUMENTS AND PDF FILES
NitroPDF reader can be used to convert any Microsoft office file formats like .doc, .xls, .ppt into PDF files. The same tool can be used to convert PDF documents into text or image formats. Zoho Convertor can be used to convert documents in 2010 formats into equivalent 2003 formats. The Google Docs viewer can be used for converting online documents into PDF formats.
CONVERTING IMAGES, ICONS AND ANIMATED GIFs
All photo gallery tools including Picasa and Windows Live Photo Gallery can be used for converting images from one format to another format. Degraeve is an online tool which can be used to convert photos to ASCII art. Windows Live movie Maker and other stuff like Microsoft Photostory can be used to convert images into video files, which can even be uploaded in youtube. Iconvert will convert images into windows and Mac icons within a single step. Several OCR tools are available which can convert a scanned image or a digital into digital text.
CONVERTING WEBPAGES, BLOGS AND WIKIS
Bounce is an online service, which convert the web pages into images. BookGlutton Convertor is used for converting web pages into EPUB (electronic publication) format. HTML files can also be converted to EPUB files using 2epub service, so that the files can be transformed to Sony reader, Kindle, Kobo or Nook.