How to Convert FLV to Quicktime MOV for Mac?
The FLV format (Flash Video Format) is one of the common formats of files today especially with many people looking to have videos embedded onto different websites. A good number of sites that deal in news actually use this format along with sites like Yahoo!, Google Video, metacafe and YouTube among others. The sad reality however, many video editing software, media player and portale devices don't recognize the FLV format at all, espacially applications on Mac OS including Quicktime, iMovie, Sony Vegas, etc. So converting FLV to MOV formats on Mac OS is neccessary.
To convert FLV to MOV format on Mac OS, a good video converter for Mac is needed. There are many advanced converters that are able to very easily convert flv to MOV on Mac and the output can be spread to cover several formats as well. And Aiseesoft Video Converter for Mac is one of such software, which allow you to convert any video formats including flv to mov at superb fast conversion speed, preserving your video quality at the same time. Moreover, this FLV to MOV Converter for Mac also thoughtfully offers some extensive editing functions on the video to be converted. The following paragraphs would assist you to convert FLV video to MOV video on Mac (Lion included) step by step:
Note: if you are using a Windows OS and need to converting .FLV to .MOV, Please turn to Video Converter for Windows here.
Step 1. Load FLV videos to the converter
Launch the Mac app, directly drag & drop MOV files to the program. Or go to "Add Video" menu, choose the MOV files you want to add.
Step 2. Select the output format MOV
Choose "MOV" as output format from format list. The optimized default settings ensure the best output quality. Then click the "Browse" button next to the "Destination" box to choose the output folder.
Step 3. Edit the video effect (Optional)
In this step, you can add some video editing effects to the output video:Trim, Crop, Effect and Watermark.
Step 4. Convert FLV to MOV on Mac
Start to convert FLV to MOV mac by clicking "Convert" button after all the preparations above. A window will pop up to show you the converting progress information. There are elapsed time and remaining time. The flv to mov conversion will finished in minutes, then you can enjoyed the mov foramts on your Mac freely.
Here is the video guide: