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How to Convert WMV to MOV on Mac

Old 09-24-2012, 01:03 AM
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How to Convert WMV to MOV on Mac

How to Convert WMV to MOV on Mac
Why Convert WMV to MOV on Mac?

"I have an important project that need to edit video, but only WMV videos in hand. So which software does best work in converting WMV to MOV ? I mean, which program convert video at least the same quality."

If you are an Apple fan, you may always come across problems like Tom who asked the question online.MOV, as file extension of QuickTime-wrapped files, is high recommended to Apple users because it's almost supported by all Apple products. So, if you want to enjoy WMV files on your iPhone, edit WMV in iMovie or other reason, the best solution is convert WMV to MOV .

Numerous video tools can be found online, but my suggestion is Video Converter for Mac. Not like other converters, you can convert WMV without quality loss. Even you can convert WMV to HD video. Sometimes, this Video Converter for Mac also can play a role of video editor. For example, you can trim any part you need, crop screen, add watermark and so on.
How to convert WMV to MOVon Mac step-by-step?

Step 1 Launch the Video Converter for Mac

Download and run the program directly, then you can copy app to your library. Launch the converter and you will see the main interface as below:

Step 2 Load WMV file to prepare the WMV to MOV conversion

To make a convenient way to load files, this app allows you to import the WMV files by dragging and dropping them to the main interface. Or you can follow steps: Menu > File >Import > Add Video Files. You can freely preview the videos with the built-in player

Step3 Choose MOV as the output format

Click the icon of “output settings”, go to the drop-down list and choose the MOV (Quick Time MOV format) under list of "Common Video". If you need, you can set the output format as HD video.

Step 4 Start the WMV to MOV conversion

Prepare works have been done, and then you can get the MOV files by clicking the "Start" button.
Tips for converting WMV to MOV on Mac:

1 This is a converter designed for Mac OS X 10.5 or above (Lion included).
2 You can take screenshot when you are previewing the video with the built-in player.
3 Maybe select the output format as HD MOV more suitable for your needs.

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--1. How to Combine AVI Files on Mac.
--2. How to Convert MOV to Xvid on Mac.
--3. How to Convert MOV to 3GP on Mac.
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