SMIL file converter How to convert SMIL file?

What is SMIL file?


SMIL stands for Synchronized Multimedia Integration Language. It is an XML-based language that is used to create multimedia presentations in a web browser or with a standalone media player. SMIL files are commonly used in multimedia presentations, education, and training. SMIL files are open source and can be read by most open source media players or web browsers. They can also be opened with an HTML5 compatible browser which includes the Android, iOS, Chrome OS, Windows Phone, Opera Mini/10/11/12/14/15, Blackberry 10 browser and more. The .smil file extension is mainly used by the Adobe Flash Player to play SMIL presentations or animations through an HTML5 compatible browser or on mobile devices with JavaScript support.

SMIL Format details


Full Name SMIL Presentation Format
Developer SYMM Working Group
Category Video Files

Software, that convert SMIL files


The easiest way to convert a SMIL file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle SMIL files. Open your SMIL file with one of them and save in another file format.


SMIL Converters

  • RealPlayer
  • ACDSee
  • QuickTime Player
  • KMPlayer
  • Ambulant Player
  • 6 SMIL converters