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Video Rotator for Mac: How to Rotate Video in Mac

Have you ever recorded video with your iPhone, Sony or camcorder only to find that the video is rotated 90 degrees or 180 degrees when you play it back on your Mac? Do you think it’s a bother since Apple doesn't include a rotate tool in iMovie suites? Fortunately, there's an excellent solution - Video Editor for Mac. This simple video rotator for Mac lets you rotate MP4, FLV, AVI, VOB, TS, TRP, M2TS, MTS, TP, DAT, WMV and MKV videos horizontally or vertically with ease.

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1 Add the video you want to rotate

Just free download Video Editor for Mac and launch it. To add your video files, directly drag and drop them from Finder to the program. Then the imported files will appear in album of the primary window. After that, drag the files from album to storyboard.

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2 Rotate your videos in few clicks

Once the video files are added to the storyboard, click the “Rotate” button (it’s in the middle of the tool bar). Then in the editing window, click the one of the flip buttons to rotate the videos. The first button allows you to rotate videos by 90 degrees clockwise. Click it repeatedly and you can rotate the videos 90 degrees, 180 degrees, 270 degrees and no change. The second button enables to rotate by 90 degrees counterclockwise. The third and fourth button let you flip MP4 video horizontally and vertically respectively. While clicking the button, you could see the effect in the preview screen at the same time. If you're satisfied with the result, click “Done”.

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3 Rotate the rotated video permanently

When your video file is rotated perfectly, click the “Export” button. To save it in different formats, go to the “Formats” tab and choose whatever format you want. All popular video formats like MOV, M4V, MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, MPEG and so on are supported. If you want to save and play the video on iPhone, iPad and iPod, go to "Device" tab and select a device from the list. You can also burn the upright videos to DVD discs for watching on TV or directly upload it to YouTube for sharing online.

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Besides the rotating function, this great video editing tool for Mac users also enables you to split videos into smaller sections, trim videos, join separate video files into one file, crop unwanted parts off videos, apply special effects to your videos, etc. All of these features are here for you to explore!

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