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The Best Flip4Mac Alternative - iDealshare VideoGo

Convert WMV/WMA to Mac QuickTime Supported Video or Audio format for Successfully Playing WMV/WMA on all Mac System


In the following article you will learn why sometimes Flip4Mac is not working and what is the best Flip4Mac alternative.

Why Flip4Mac is not Working?

  • Flip4Mac is a software working on macOS operating system. Flip4Mac provides four versions and the Flip4Mac Player and Flip4Mac Player Pro are most favored by users with the following key features:
  • Working as the only QuickTime component to help macOS system to play WMV/WMA format.
  • Import WMV/WMA and convert to QuickTime formats or iOS devices.
  • But recently many users have reported Flip4Mac not working issues and search for a Flip4Mac alternative to replace the Flip4Mac. The reasons for Flip4Mac not working mainly include the followings:
  • Flip4Mac only works on Mac OS X 10.6.8 thru 10.11.6, so if your Mac system version is not matching with Mac OS X 10.6.8 thru 10.11.6, like Mac OS X 10.12 (Sierra) or 10.13 (High Sierra), etc, Flip4Mac can not work well.
  • Not all WMV files are supported. Only WMV with the supported codecs are supported.
  • Convert among all video formats like Apple ProRes, MP4, MOV, M4V, AVI, WMV, ASF, SWF, MPG, FLV, F4V, RMVB, MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MKV, MXF, AVCHD, MTS, M2T, M2TS, R3D, WTV, WebM, OGV, MVI, MOD, TOD, TS, DV, and etc;

The Best Flip4Mac Alternative - iDealshare VideoGo

  • In view of the above Flip4Mac not working reasons, many users will choose iDealshare VideoGo as their best Flip4Mac alternative. The key features of iDealshare VideoGo are provided as follows:
  • Work on all Mac system versions and all Windows system versions.
  • Support to convert all WMV/WMA files encoding with any codec to Mac QuickTime most supported MOV for easily playing all WMV/WMA files on all macOS systems.
  • Support to convert all WMV files to all versions of PowerPoint or Keynote supported MOV or MP4 for successfully inserting all WMV to all PowerPoint or Keynote.
  • Convert all WMV files to AVI, FLV, MKV, MP4, etc on Mac or Windows system.
  • Convert all WMA files to MP3, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, etc on Mac or Windows system.

Free download the professional Flip4Mac Alternative - iDealshare VideoGo for Mac and Windows version, install and then launch it, the following interface will pop up.

Flip4Mac Alternative - iDealshare VideoGo for Mac

Guide on Using Flip4Mac Alternative - iDealshare VideoGo

The following guide will work to convert WMV/WMA to QuickTime supported MOV/MP3 or to any other video or audio format.

Step 1 Import WMV

Click the "Add file" button to import the WMV to iDealshare VideoGo.

 Flip4Mac Alternative Mac Version

Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Select MOV, MP4, MP3, etc by clicking "Profile" button >"General Video" category/"General Audio" category.

Step 3 Effect and setting for the output media file (Optional)

Click the "Effect" button to open the Video Edit window to do some basic editing for your output files:

  • Go to "Trim" tab to define which segment you want to convert by setting the start time and end time;
  • Go to "Crop" tab to remove the black bars or define which region will be shown or unshown.
  • Go to "Image" tab to adjust the output video image brightness, contrast, saturation;
  • Go to "Watermark" tab to add text or picture watermarks to movie files;
  • Go to "Effect" tab to add video effects like "Black and White" or "Old Film" or to use Deinterlace to convert interlaced video to the progressive video;
  • Go to "Subtitle" tab to add or remove subtitle.

Click the "Setting..." button to adjust the output video and audio parameters like bitrate, sample rate, resolution, size, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio volume, audio channel and more.

Step 4 Convert WMV to MP4

Finish your conversion from WMV/WMA to Mac QuickTime supported video or audio format by finally clicking "Convert" button.


If you only want to play WMV/WMA files on Mac system you can also install a WMV/WMA player to your Mac to play the WMV/WMA files. Luckily, iDealshare VideoGo can also work as a WMV/WMA player to directly play WMV/WMA on Mac system.