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Play WTV Files on iPad, iPhone, Android, iTunes, Windows Media Player, QuickTime, PS3 etc

Convert WTV to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV to Open and Play WTV Files Anywhere

Issues in Playing WTV Files

  • My Windows Media Center recorded .wtv only play in Windows Media Center, but fail to play in Windows Media Player
  • When try to transfer WTV to iPad for play WTV files on the go only to find iTunes cannot import WTV recording, let alone to import and play WTV in iPad.
  • Is there any way to play WTV on Android based Samsung Galaxy, Nexus, Motorola, HTC etc mobile or tab devices?
  • How to play WTV on Mac QuickTime or iTunes or edit WTV in iMovie or Final Cut Pro?

Why can't Play WTV Recording?

WTV is a format saved when Windows Media Center recording a TV show and can only be played by Windows Media Center. The previous versions of Windows like Windows XP don't support WTV files, Only the relatively new versions of Windows support WTV files, like Windows 7. Window 8/8.1 and other relatively new versions can support to play WTV only with the installation of Windows Media Center. Other computer system, like Mac, other media player, like Windows Media Player, QuickTime, iTunes etc. and mobile devices, like iPad, iPhone, Android, Nexus, Amazon, Chromecast, Samsung, etc can't support to play WTV.

How to Play WTV Files?

In order to play this picky WTV on Mac, most media players and mobile devices, we need to convert WTV to more common format like convert WTV to MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV etc. iDealshare VideoGo is just the right WTV converter. It can easily covert WTV to MP4,AVI, 3GP, WMV, FLV, MOV, MPEG, MKV, F4V, WebM 3GPP, ASF, DivX, Xvid, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, H.264, MOD,RM, etc so as to play WTV on Android, Samsung, Nexus, Amazon, BlackBerry, Chromecast, iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, PS3, PSP, Xbox 360, Creative Zen, Wii, Zune, Smart Phones, iRiver, Archos, Pocket PC, etc.

More exciting, it also can directly play WTV files without conversion, if you want to play WTV on your Mac or Windows Computer, simply use iDealshare VideoGo as your WTV Player to play WTV without converting WTV to other formats.

Step by Step Guide to Convert WTV Files

The following part will show you a detailed guide on how to covert WTV files to other popular video formats.

Make Preparation: Free download iDealshare VideoGo

Free download the professional WTV Converter - iDealshare VideoGo(for Windows, for Mac), install and run it, the following interface will pop up.

Easy app to helps to play WTV files.

Step 1 Import WTV files

Click "Add file" button to add WTV files to iDealshare VideoGo

Convert WTV to more popular format to play WTV files anywhere


Simply click the Play button to directly play WTV if you only want to play WTV on your computer and do not want to convert WTV files.

Step 2Set the output format

Click "Profile" button to choose the desired output format.


iDealshare VideoGo has preset the devices for iPad, iPhone iPod, Apple TV, Android, PS3, Xbox, Blackberry, to play WTV on the above devices, simply select the output video format from the corresponding category.

Step 3Start converting WTV files

Click "Convert" button to start and finish converting WTV files.