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How Do I Convert iMovie Videos to MP4?

iMovie won't save as MP4, any solution to it? Read this article. We will offer two methods to export iMovie projects to MP4 video.

How Do I Convert iMovie Videos to MP4?
-"How do I convert iMove video files to mp4 for wide use?"

You may have the confusion like the above user. Well, this article here introduces you two simple methods for you. Check them now.

Method 1.Convert iMovie to MP4 for Mac OS X Using QuickTime

Firstly, we are going to teach you how to transfer iMovie videos to MP4 via using the features of iMovie itself---QuickTime item. Follow the steps to learn the instructions on converting iMovie to MP4 nicely on Mac OS X.



Launch the iMovie and get into the main interface. Click "Share > Export using QuickTime" at the top menu bar.



Then a window named "Save exported file as…" pops up. Click "Export" option and find "Movie to MPEG-4" in the drop-down menu. If you need to make some settings to the file video format, you can click Settings button; if not, directly hit on "Save" button to export a mp4 file from iMovie.

Method 2. Convert iMovie Files to MP4 with iMovie to MP4 Converter

In this way, if the exported files still cannot recognized by your devices or are rejected by the video sharing websites, we here highly suggest you to use this professional iMovie to MP4 Converter on Mac - Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac. It can convert iMovie to MP4 in HD, as well as AVI, WMV, etc. so that you can watch them on Windows computer, android devices, and more. What's more, this program can also works well with different videos from other NLEs like FCP, Premiere Pro, etc. Let's together see how to convert iMovie to MP4 for Mac OS X.

STEP 1. First of all, export your iMovie videos by selecting "Export using QuickTime ...">save your videos in MOV or other offered formats.



STEP 2. Launch Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac. Click the "Add Video" or "Add from folder" button to find the videos that you want to convert to MP4. Here you can import multiple videos.



STEP 3. Click on "Format" bar, and select output format from the drop-down list. H.264 and MPEG-4 encoded MP4 formats are available. For some common portable devices, optimal presets are listed for you, such as Android, iPad, iPhone and so on. Choose one you need.



Tip: If you like, you can click the "Settings" to set parameters like video codec, resolution, bitrate, frame rate, audio codec... for your devices.

STEP 4. Click the "Convert" button to start iMovie to MP4 conversion on Mac OS X. The excellent Mac Video Converter will do the rest for you automatically. The length of conversion time will depend on the length of your movie, the format you choose, and the speed of the computer.

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Marry 04/03/2017 13:50

Thank you for sharing such great information with us