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How to Transfer Video to MP4 and Convert MP4 Files

This tutorial is relevant for the Windows version of Movavi Video Converter.
If you use Mac, please try our MP4 video converter for Mac OS

Want to convert video to MP4 format? Or maybe you need to do the reverse – convert MP4 files to some other format? In both cases, there’s no need to look for a special MPEG-4 converter – Movavi has a powerful media processing tool that supports over 180 formats, including MP4, AVI, MOV, FLV, WMV, DVD, and many more!

With Movavi Video Converter, you can change the format of your video files in just a couple of clicks. No need for any special knowledge about media formats – just run the software, open a video, select a ready-made preset, and click Convert. It’s fast – just follow the easy steps below!

Step 1: Download and Install Movavi Video Converter

Download our MP4 video converter. Run the VideoConverterSetup.exe file and follow the Installation Wizard instructions.

Step 2: Start the Program and Import Video

Step 2 - Open Your MP4 Video in Movavi Video Converter

Run Movavi Video Converter and click the Add Video button to import your video to the program.

Step 3: Choose a Preset for Your Videos

Step 3 - Choose an Output Format

Open the Convert to list at the bottom of the window and click Video and audio formats. Here, you’ll find a list of available formats. Expand the MP4 category and choose one of the MP4 presets. If you want to convert your video to MP4 for playback on a mobile device, click Devices and select your device's manufacturer and model from the list.

To convert MP4 files to other formats, the process is very similar: just choose your desired format or device from the list of presets.

Step 4: Start Converting Your Video

Step 4 - Now Convert Video to MP4

Click the Browse button and specify the folder where the converted files should be placed.

Finally, click the Convert button. And that's all! The conversion process will start immediately.

Step 5 (Optional): Transfer Video to Your Mobile Device

After your video files are converted, minimize or close Movavi Video Converter and connect your mobile device to the computer. Start the uploader on your device and follow the Wizard instructions or, depending on the device, open the appropriate folder on it using Windows Explorer and save the converted files there. Note: The uploading time will depend on the size of your video files.

That's all there is to it! Now you know how to use Movavi Video Converter as an MP4 converter and convert any video to MP4 or convert your MP4 files to any other popular video format.

Our converter is also a fast way to extract music from movies by converting the video files to MP3, AAC, FLAC, WMA, or other audio format.

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