Definitions for "File Conversion"
This term relates to taking a file from one computer system & running a series of program s to create a different file that can be used in another computer system. The input file may well be a different file type to the output file.
Changing the formatting of a data file.
Changing one kind of file to another, usually from one platform to another, i.e., from a file for a Windows computer to a file for a Macintosh.