QuickTime Converter: Convert MP4 to MOV and Vice Versa Easily


What should you do when QuickTime can’t open MP4 files? How to convert MOV to MP4 free? Whether you just want to convert MP4 to MOV files or want to convert QuickTime to MP4, you can try QuickTime converters. This post shows how to convert video to QuickTime and vice versa.

Part One: Convert Video to QuickTime

1. MiniTool Movie Maker

If you want to convert MP4 to MOV in Windows 10, you can try a free and simple QuickTime converter. MiniTool Movie Maker, a free and ease of use video editing software is recommended here.
Step 1. Launch MiniTool Movie Maker and click the Full-Feature Mode to enter its main interface.
Step 2. Click Import Media Files to import your video files into this free video editing software.

Step 3. Drag and drop this video file to the storyboard.

Step 4. Click Export button, then choose MOV, and specify the file name, storage location, and resolution, and click Export button. Then, this QuickTime converter starts converting MP4 video to MOV for free.
In general, in addition to changing video format, this free video editing software also includes some other excellent features.

It offers a lot of cool movie templates. You can easily create a cool video from the first scene to the last. You only need to select a suitable template, then import your files, and finally share this video with friends.
It offers a lot of transition effects and text effects to help you complete your movie or create a cool slideshow, even Facebook Slideshow.
It allows you to adjust the contrast, saturation and effects.
It can change video resolution.
It can export movies to different file formats including .wmv, .mp4, .avi, .mov, .f4v, .mkv, .ts, .3gp, .mpeg2, .webm, .gif, and .mp3.

2. Wondershare Filmora

Wondershare Filmora is another QuickTime converter for users who have some experience in video editing.
Part Two: How to Convert MOV to MP4
Do you want to convert MOV to MP4? Do you want to convert QuickTime to Windows Media Player?

#1. Windows Movie Maker
Windows Movie Maker, a free and simple video editing software, can convert MOV to MP4. This Microsoft video editing software allows you to convert MOV to Windows media player within three steps.

#2.MiniTool Movie Maker
In part one, we know MiniTool Movie Maker can convert MP4 to MOV to solve the QuickTime can't open and play MP4 video file issue. Here, this free video QuickTime converter also can help you convert MOV to Windows Media player without watermark.

MiniTool Movie Maker not only can convert MOV to MP4 and vice versa but also can make GIF from the video. More details can be found in Top 7 Video to GIF Converters – You Should Know.

VLC Player, known as an open source video player, not only can play videos in different formats but also can convert videos between popular formats like converting MOV to MP4.

Try following steps to convert QuickTime to MP4.

Step 1. Download and install VLC player. Open it to get its main interface.

Step 2. Drag and drop MOV file to this QuickTime converter.

Step 3. Click the Convert/Save button to enter the Convert window.

Step 4. Choose the target format Video - H.265 + (MP3) MP4, and you're optional to make the settings.

Step 5. Browse the target folder to save the converted video.

Step 6. Click the Start button to convert to MP4 with VLC.

Note: If you want to convert MP4 to MOV, you also can try the steps above to complete this task

#4. iMovie
iMovie, a QuickTime converter for Mac, can help you convert MOV to MP4 free. With this macOS or iOS-based video editing software application, you can convert MOV to MP4 free.

The steps are:

Step 1. Download and install iMovie on your macOS.

Step 2. Click the Import button to import your MOV video file into this QuickTime converter for Mac.

Step 3. Click New, choose Movie and select No Theme.

Step 4. Drag and drop this file into the storyboard.

Step 5. Click Share, and choose File. After that, iMovie will save your video in MP4 format.

#5. Cloudconvert
If you don’t want to add any extra software, you can try video converter online. For instance, Cloudconvert, an online program, is free to use and takes care of your conversion needs in a simple manner.

Step 1: Launch Cloudconvert on your PC/Mac browser.

Step 2: Click Select Files to browse and add the file you want to convert.

Step 3. Select the video file format and click Start Conversion.

Alt=Cloudconvert convert MOV to MP4 and vice versa

Step 3. After a successful conversion, the file can be downloaded from the link at the program interface.

The speed of converting files online depends on the Internet connection.

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