How to Edit MOV Video Files in Mac/Win (Windows 8 included)
MOV is just a type of popular video among people favoring in video enjoyment. However, sometimes you may find some MOV videos you watch are not so good in quality. Actually you can edit MOV files by yourself. All you need is a MOV Editor to help you do the job.
Here, I directly recommend Wondershare Video Editor , which creates remarkable Hollywood-like movie from your MOV files in minutes. With it, you're able to edit and personalize home videos with rich text, filter and transition effects for sharing on iPhone, YouTube, etc. or burn to DVD.
Download the MOV Video Editor and follow the steps on how to edit a MOV file easily in Windows (Windows 8 included). If you are a Mac user, you can turn to Mac Video Editor, which has the same functions as the Windows version. In this article, we will tell you how to edit MOV on PC. (To get Mac guide, you can click here).
1 Import MOV files to the video editor
You can click "Import" and select the MOV files you want to edit. You can also drag and drop MOV files to the User's Album. All the imported files will be shown in thumbnail and you are free to preview them on the right viewing window and take snapshots of the video scenes you like.
2 Edit MOV videos
Next, drag the MOV files from User's Album to the video track on the Timeline for editing. 1. By double clicking MOV files on the Timeline, you can crop MOV videos, rotate, set Contrast/Saturation/Brightness and fast/slow motion; 2. On the Timeline, simply split and trim MOV video by moving the slidebar to left or right to remove unwanted part. 3. You can also add stylish captions with the built-in text templates and styles; 4. Up to 50+ video effects are also provided to make your videos more eye-catching.
3 Add scene transition
With this video editor, you can also apply specific scene transitions between video/movie segments. Click "Transition" tab on the main interface and drag one scene transition you like to your video, or you can right click on a favorite transition and then choose the option "Apply to All", which can apply the certain transition effect to all your videos.
4 Share edited MOV video
Wondershare MOV editor (Windows 8 supported) can help you share your video conviniently. If you want to watch MOV video on portable devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod, Samsung Galaxy, or PSP, please click "Device" tab and choose the corresponding output profile.
Alternatively, you can choose a video format from various format options to save your edited MOV video on computer. Directly sharing videos on YouTube and burn video to DVD for long-term backup are also possible with Wondershare Video Editor. Just go for it.
Tips: Some digital cameras record short video clips in .MOV format, while MOV files are specially made for QuickTime Players, so you may need to convert MOV files besides editing. Now you don't need any other MOV converter, just use Wondershare MOV video editor to convert MOV videos to other popular formats directly as you like.