ARF is a file Format which stands for Advance recording File. Originally the origin of this file is from WebEx Network Based recording section.
In general user record sessions like Video, Audio, Pools, Q&A Results, File transfer, Annotation, Participant lists, Chat conversations, and Desktop shares in WebEx Network Recording. And the file will be stored on it.
Whenever A user want to download this file from Web it will come up with the .arf file extension and will downloaded as advanced recording file format i.e., ARF file format.
To play this kind of arf files user need WebEx based ARF player. Without this arf player users are unable to play, open or view this arf file.
In some scenario people need to share the recorded clip with their friends, here if your friend doen’t have arf player then he wont see whats in the file.
So before sharing this file a user need to convert the arf file to a particular format like arf to Mp4 and arf to WMV and so many convertible formats available depending on user needs.
By using WebEx Network Recording Player any user can convert arf file to MP4, WMV and SWF easily. WebEx network Recoding player is came from Cisco itself so you can get this player for free.
To convert Arf to Mp4 First you need WebEx Network Recording player or ARF player installed on your computer. which is also helpful to play arf files.
Steps to play .arf File:
- First Download the WebEx player from correct location.
- After downloading open the .exe file by double clicking on it.
- And follow the installation steps till finish
- After installation done load the file in the WebEx player
- And you can play the arf file with the help of this player.
Along with playing arf files WebEx Network Recording Player have converting options also, This player is capable of converting arf file to Mp4(MPEG-4), WMV(Windows Media Player) and SWF(Flash Player).
In the above Image you can see the options of converting Arf file to Mp4, WMv and SWF formats you can easily convert your file to these formats and get WebEx network recording player from here.