On most new devices or PCs you should have no problem playing videos in many formats – or can probably download a special player if not. However the same cannot be said of older devices, in particular those that have a much more limited compatibility range.
The only way to be make sure that your videos are compatible with any and all devices is if you’re able to convert them. Not only will that let you convert videos into the right formats for particular devices, but it will also mean that you don’t need to download a special player for any formats you have difficulties with.
Assuming that sounds appealing, you should know that the easiest way to start converting your videos is by using Movavi Video Converter. It will let you convert videos between any formats that you require, and the best part is that you don’t need any technical skills or knowledge to use it.
The first thing that you should do to start converting a video is launch Movavi Video Converter and click ‘Add Media’ then ‘Add Video’ and select the video in question. It will appear in the main window of the interface, and you can then click on the ‘Video’ tab located in the lower section and pick a format. For example if you were to want to convert MOD to MP4, you’d select one of the MP4 formats.
Of course in some cases you may not be sure which formats are compatible with a particular device, which is where the built-in presets included in Movavi Video Converter can help. To access them click on the ‘Devices’ tab and choose one that matches the device or platform you intend to use and the video format and settings will be adjusted accordingly.
Once you’ve selected a format or preset, you can click ‘Convert’ at any time to start converting the video. Before you do however, you may want to take a few minutes to explore and experiment with the other features in Movavi Video Converter that will let you compress your video, adjust its parameters, or even edit it in various ways.
In fact you could use Movavi Video Converter to convert audio and image files as well, and create animated GIFs out of video clips, grab screenshots from video frames, or extract the audio tracks from videos. Although you may not have a need for these features right now, they will definitely give you some nice options to consider in the future.
At the end of the day it should be clear that converting videos using Movavi Video Converter is simple, straightforward, and doesn’t take much effort. In short it is worth giving it a try, just so you can see how convenient it can be to be able to convert video formats at the drop of a hat.