It is possible to convert your recordings from the ARF format to MP4 format using the Webex Recording Converter application. Windows is the only operating system that is supported by the converter.
In order to play back your ARF recordings from your Webex site for the first time, you need to download and install the Webex Recording Converter. You need to do this in order to playback your recordings. You can however choose to stream and view the recording from your Webex account without downloading the Webex Recording Converter if you received a link to a Webex recording. To download the converter from your Webex site, follow the steps below if you do not yet have one; otherwise you may use the steps below.
Before you begin
The Webex Recording Converter can only be downloaded by accounts with host permissions.
- Go to your Webex site and sign in.
For example: SITENAME.webex.com.
- From the left navigation bar, choose either Webex Training or Webex Events as the option you wish to use.
- Downloads can be found under Support > Downloads.
- During the recording and playback process, select the Recorder and Players option.
- Click the Download button under the Webex Recording Converter section.
- Download the file and run it.
- To install the Webex Recording Converter, follow the instructions provided in the wizard.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I download a Webex recording converter?
From the left navigation bar, you can select one of the two Webex Training options or the Webex Events option. To download the software, go to the Support section and select Downloads. During the recording and playback process, select the Recorder and Players menu option. It is possible to download Webex Recording Converter by clicking on the Download button.
How do I convert Webex recording to MP4?
Recordings can be converted to MP4 files by using this method
Click on File > Convert To MP4 in the Webex Recording Converter and locate the file you would like to convert and click on it. It has been noted that if the MP4 option in the Convert to MP4 menu is dimmed, this is due to the fact that you are converting a streaming recording. If the problem persists, please download the file and try again after you have downloaded it.
How do I open a .Webex recording?
You can access the recording editor by clicking All Programmes > Webex > Webex Recorder & Player > Webex Recording Editor. You can open a file by selecting File > Open. Click on the Open button after you have located the file which you wish to edit.
How do I download a recording from a Webex recording player?
Then click on My Webex and then on My Meetings and then on My Recorded Meetings. If you wish to download the recording topic, select more to the right of it and then select the download button. Your download folder will be populated with the file once it has been saved.
How do I convert Webex recording to MP4 for free?
Go to File > Convert To MP4 in the Webex Recording Converter and find the file that you want to convert and click on it. It is possible that you are having trouble converting a streaming recording to MP4 if the Convert to MP4 option is dimmed. Try downloading the file again after you have downloaded it to your computer. Please specify where you want the file to be saved in the Save as: box.
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