WMA is short for Windows Media Audio, which was first released by Microsoft as an alternative to the popular MP3 and RealAudio codecs. The regular WMA format is lossy. As it evolves, there are additional three sub-formats: WMA Pro, WMA Lossless, and WMA Voice. But WMA is not as widely supported by players and devices as MP3. If you want to trim WMA files, you may need some suggestions on the available WMA audio cutters. Next, I will present you with two free yet handy WMA cutters and show you how to cut WMA with them in detailed steps. Let’s have a look.
WonderFox Free HD Video Converter Factory is a very flexible WMA audio file cutter, which allows you to accurately split your WMA file into multiple clips at a time, and remove unwanted parts fast and easily. With it, you can also merge your WMA audio recording clips into one. Additionally, it supports you converting the edited WMA files to any other popular audio format including converting WMA to MP3, MKA to Ogg, WMA to WAV, etc. There are over 500 optimized presets for you. Now, please first downloaddownload the handy cutter and get it ready, then follow the guide to learn how to use it to trim WMA files for wider use.
Launch Free HD Video Converter Factory and open the Converter module. Then click the + button or the + Add Files button to load the source WMA audio files to the program. You can also straightly drag and drop the files into this converter.
Hit the scissors icon below the imported file to get a separate trim window. Drag the sliders below the playback window to select the section or input the start and end time in the custom boxes. Hit the Trim button to confirm. Then click OK to save the segments.
Repeat this step to add multiple desired audio clips. You will see the number of trimmed audio clips at the top of the output file list.
If you want to keep the format unchanged, click on the output format image on the right to unfold the output format list. Hit the WMA format image under the Audio tab.
At last, click the inverted triangle icon button to choose the output path. Then click Run to get the clips.
There are many online audio cutters. Here I recommend you Aconvert. Its intuitive user interface allows you to cut the WMA audio effortlessly. In addition, you can upload your files from local, online, Google Drive, and Dropbox. It also supports you to convert and merge audio files. Here are the steps.
Step 1. Visit the website: https://www.aconvert.com/audio/split/. Click Choose File button to select WMA audio file. BTW, the file size is limited to 200M;
Step 2. Set audio start position and duration;
Step 3. Click Submit button to start processing;
Step 4. You can straightly download the resulting WMA clips to local drive or save them to online storage services.
Which one is better? This online WMA audio cutter Aconvert does not require any registrations and installations on your system. But it has limits on the uploading file size and output format, and you are only allowed to upload and cut the audio into one clip each time. Furthermore, there is no intuitive audio editing interface, so you need an additional WMA player to preview the audio. Given that Free HD Video Converter Factory is highly advisable. DownloadDownload this free WMA cutter and give it a shot now.