How to Convert M4V to MOV on Mac (Mountain Lion included)
In most conditions, M4V is compatible with OS and iOS products. But it is all the story, sometimes you may find that your Apple devices such as iPhone, iPad, cannot play M4V videos. This happens might because of the different codec. In this case, you will need to convert M4V to MOV for playback on the devices you have.
If so, you will need a professional Mac app to help you. As is known to us, Apple products like iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, etc accept MOV compressed with H.264 or MPEG-4 codec only, so, if you want to convert M4V to MOV for playback on these devices, you need to select H.264 or MPEG-4 codec. With iOrgsoft Video Converter for Mac, you do not need to worry about these settings at all, for it has optimized H.264 MOV for QuickTime and other devices.
Add M4V videos to the Converter
There are two options for you to add M4V videos to the program
Hit "Add Files" to browse and import videos to the Converter;
Directly drag and drop the files to the Mac software;
Batch-converting is supported so you can add multiple files to the program at one time.
Select target output format
HD MOV is preset; you can go to "HD Video" column to select it after hitting the format icon. Or go to the "Apple device" column to select the output format according to your device name, which are optimized MP4 format for iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, etc.
Convert M4V to MOV
Click "Convert" button to start .M4V to .MOV conversion. After the conversion is finished, you can transfer the generated files to QuickTime, iPad, iPhone, Apple TV, etc to play.
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