MPEG-4 files that only contain audio track often have M4A extension, so if you MP4s are only songs you can simply rename the file extension from MP4 to M4A. If you MP4s contain movie and you just want the audio, you will have to use a proper multimedia conversion utility.
Convert MPEG-4 video file format to MPEG-4 compressed audio.
We have found 15 software records in our database eligible for .mp4 to .m4a file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert mp4 to m4a on Windows
A digital media player and library
Convert from mp4 file format
|Yes, MediaMonkey supports mp4 file conversion as a source file type.||No||No||No||No||No||No||No|
|Yes, MediaMonkey supports m4a file conversion as a target file type.||Yes||No||No||No||No||No||No|
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned mp4 to m4a. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
A timeline-based video editing software from Adobe
A DRM remover and media converter
A multimedia converter
One of the most popular and succesfful free video conversion sofrware
A multimedia converter for formats suitable for iPad tablets
Universal All Purpose Free Media, Audio & Video Converter Player Recorder
A professional video encoding application for Windows and Mac
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert mp4 to m4a on OS X
Mac version of popular video conversion software
A multimedia converter software
A free video conversion utility
Universal video converting software for Mac