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How to create an .mp4 file from a .mov file with QuickTime Pro

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This guide will show you how to create an .mp4 file from a .mov file with 3ivx encoded MPEG-4 Video and MPEG-4 Audio using QuickTime Pro 6 or later.

The MPEG-4 File Format (.mp4) is the official standard for storing MPEG-4 Audio and Video. Various MPEG-4 compatible players and devices such as Mobile Phones, Set-Top Boxes and DVD Players support the MPEG-4 File Format (.mp4).

QuickTime Pro - Save exported file as...

Step 1 - Open

Open the .mov file that contains the MPEG-4 Audio and Video in QuickTime.

Step 2 - Exporting

Choose 'Export...' from the file menu

Step 3 - Select the Destination

Specify the name of the .mp4 file and where you would like to save it. Select 'Movie to MPEG-4' from the Export popup menu, then click 'Options...'.

QuickTime Pro - MPEG-4 Settings

Step 4 - MPEG-4 Settings

Select 'Pass through' from the Video Track and the Audio Track pop-up menus.

Click 'OK' to save the settings.

Step 5 - Save

Click 'Save'.

Depending on the length of the video it can take a while before the .mp4 file is ready. A progress bar keeps you updated.

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