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Freeware: WinFF Is A Free Video And Music Converter

Updated on October 7, 2014

WinFF Is A Free Video And Audio Converter

WinFF is a graphical user interface (GUI) for the command line video converter, FFMPEG.

It will convert most any video file that FFmpeg will convert. WinFF does multiple files in multiple formats at one time. You can convert MPEG's, FLV's, and MOV's, etc. into AVI's all at once.

About WinFF

WinFF landing page
WinFF landing page

WinFF Compatibility

WinFF is available for Windows 95, 98, ME, NT, XP, VISTA, and Debian, Ubuntu, Redhat based GNU/Linux distributions.

WinFF Compatability & Features

Lots of useful features for beginners as well as advanced users
Lots of useful features for beginners as well as advanced users

WinFF is Freeware and Easy To Use

WinFF is free and very easy to use. The following is a list of some of WinFF features:

* Easy to use interface.

* Fast (Winff does not hinder FFmpeg in anyway).

* High quality output.

* Converts multiple different files all to the same format at once.

* Convert video to audio.

* Convert between audio formats.

* No external codecs needed.

* Includes a variety of preset conversion settings for common formats and devices.

* Preset conversions can be created to encode to any format FFmpeg supports.

* Easy access to common conversion options such as bitrate, frame size, frame rate.

* Specify additional command line parameters for advanced users (options button).

* Easily change FFmpeg versions.

* Supports FFmpeg's Multithreading for dual core processers

* Multilingual, available in over 10 languages

WinFF Download Sites

Downloads sites
Downloads sites

WinFF Downloads

You can download a free copy here:

WinFF Logo

Preset Conversion Settings To Choose from

Preset conversion settings include:

Audio, AVI, DV, DVD, Ipod, Mobile Phones, MP4, Neuros OSD, Palm, PSP, Quicktime, Rockbox, VCD, Websites, and WMV.

Preset Audio & Video Conversions

Select the format you would like to convert your file to
Select the format you would like to convert your file to

WinFF is very easy to use

WinFF has a very simple interface. You can convert most video or audio files in 5 simple steps.

Step 1: Click on "Add" button to upload the video/audio file (e.g. MPEG-2 file) you would like to convert to AVI.

Options for AVI conversions

Select the the file formats of your choice
Select the the file formats of your choice

Step 2: Open the "Convert To.." window and select the desired video format AVI.

Step 3: Pull down the next window and select one of the four choices.

Save Your New File

Step 4: In "Output Folder, select the site in your PC where you would to save your new converted video file. It has the same file name as your original file but with a new extension (.avi).

Just click the "Convert" button....

Step 5: Click on the "Convert" button. A black-screen window appears showing the conversion process. Transcoding will take a few seconds to several minutes depending on how large is your video file. When it is finished, you'll need to press any key to complete the process. Check the site where you have saved the new file.

Conversion Process Window

Conversion in progress
Conversion in progress

Audio Preset Conversions

You can use WinFF to convert audio files such as MP3 to WAV and vice versa.

In Step 2, select "Audio".

In Step 3, select "Wav for CD" and that's it, you're all done.

Audio Conversion Presets

Various audio formats to choose from
Various audio formats to choose from

More Preset Conversions..Websites

Converts your videos to Flash or Shockwave..
Converts your videos to Flash or Shockwave..

Additional Options

For the advanced users, WinFF has an additional options button which opens up the windows where you can add your own preset parameters.

Options for the advanced users..

Don't worry about this button. This is for the advanced users..
Don't worry about this button. This is for the advanced users..

WinFF Forum

WinFF has a forum site where you can get more information about the program.

Join the forum for more info on WinFF

WinFF Forum site
WinFF Forum site


Submit a Comment

  • zeng profile imageAUTHOR

    Francis Chung 

    10 years ago from Malaysia

    Hi JW,

    Thanks for the info. Your keen observation and interest is greatly appreciated.

  • profile image


    10 years ago

    Hey Chung Chew Wah, you went to the trouble to black-out your XP username from the images above, but you forgot to black-out the DOS Text window which includes the full path!

    Thought I would let you know


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