How to Convert WMA to M4R in 2 Ways

Want to make your own iPhone ringtone from a WMA file but don’t know how? Then don’t miss this post which shows you the easiest way to convert WMA to M4R. Check it out now!

By Alexis Hay | Posted on: Oct. 16, 2018, Last Updated: Oct. 16, 2018
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As the file extension used with Windows Media Player, WMA is an audio format that has been frequently used among us. While enjoying the wonderful music, you may wonder can I put it to my iPhone and set it as a ringtone? However, as we all know, the one and only ringtone format for iPhone is M4R. And it is fairly difficult for us to make a custom ringtone by ourselves.

However, there are still viable ways to help you get out of these troubles. Keep reading and get the useful methods on how to convert WMA to M4R in few steps.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes

Step 1Launch iTunes on your PC/Mac > Click File > Add File to Library > Select the WMA file you want to convert.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes - Step 1

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes – Step 1

Step 2Then a pop-up window saying that iTunes will automatically convert the WMA file to AAC format so that it can be added to iTunes library would show up > Click Convert.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes - Step 2

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes – Step 2

Step 3Right Click the AAC file newly-added > Choose Show in Windows Explorer(PC)/Finder(Mac) > Rename the file’s extension to .m4r. > Click Yes.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes - Step 3

How to Convert WMA to M4R with iTunes – Step 3

Step 4Then you can add the M4R file to iTunes library and sync it with your iPhone.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS

As the aforementioned method has shown, converting WMA to M4R with iTunes is still quite uneasy. You also have to sync content in your iTunes library with your iOS device to transfer the M4R file to your phone, which may lead to data loss.

In this case, is there a safer and easier way to attain it? Yes, AnyTrans for iOS can be the one to assist you to get rid of all these troubles. It is a professional iOS data manager that assists you to make your custom ringtone, transfer files between devices, and so on.

AnyTrans for iOS – iPhone Ringtone Manager

Want to convert the WMA audio file to M4R file as an iPhone ringtone? Don’t worry! Now you can easily make it with the help of AnyTrans, which allows you to make custom ringtones and supports a lot of audio types. Keep reading to learn more.

Step 1Download and launch AnyTrans for iOS on your PC/Mac > Connect your iDevice to computer via USB cable > Choose Ringtone Manager in the drop-down menu.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 1

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2Select the WMA file that you want to convert from your computer, iOS device or iTunes library > Click OK.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3Drag the slider to set a period as the ringtone or text tone > Click “Audition” to have a listen to the snatch > Click “Save to Ringtone Library”.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Step 4Then you can decide to save the M4R file to your computer or import it to your iDevice directly.

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 4

How to Convert WMA to M4R with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 4

The Bottom Line

That’s all the two methods on how to convert WMA to M4R. As you can see, more than making the custom ringtone or text tone, AnyTrans for iOS can help you transfer files like contacts, messages, photos, videos, music between two iOS devices seamlessly, manage your iTunes library and so on. Download it now and get a free try!

Alexis Hay

Member of iMobie team, a great lover of iDevices. Always enjoy helping to solve all kinds of iOS and Android problems.