WinX HD Video Converter for Mac is the professional and easy-to-use HD & SD video converting software that is able to convert among various videos, including Multi-track MKV M2TS HD videos, Blu-ray videos and HD camcorder videos, and rip videos to play with over 100 portable players, such as iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Surface, Samsung, PSP, PS3, Android, etc. This software also enables you to create homemade photo slideshow video, download and convert online videos from YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, Google, etc., record videos with your Mac computer and record screen activities for further use.
WinX HD Video Converter for Mac User Guide
This guide will show you how to use WinX HD Video Converter for Mac to convert videos on Mac platform. In the meantime, you can also find some FAQ on this converter.
To find the answers quickly, please click the following questions.
- Convert videos to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Surface on Mac OS
- Convert Multi-track HD videos on Mac OS
- Add Subtitle to Video
- Trim Video Segment
- Crop the video size
- Add Watermark to the video
- Merge Video Files
- Make Photo Slideshow
- Convert online videos from YouTube, Vimeo, Google, Facebook
- Record Video from Macbook/iMac or External Webcam
- How to Record Screen on Mac OS
- How to edit video file name for proper display on iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV
- How to import and transfter converted videos to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV
- How to extract background music from video file
Convert Videos to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Surface on Mac OS
WinX HD Video Converter for Mac supports almost all videos, such as AVCHD, M2TS, MKV, MPEG, WMV, FLV, AVI, etc. Here we will take converting MOV to iPhone for example. But first of all, please download, install and launch this software.
Step 1: Import video file by clicking "+" button. You can load more than one video at one time.
Step 2: Choose the output format according to your demand, like, Apple Device -> to iPhone Video -> iPhone 5s, 5c (MPEG4)
Step 3: Select output folder by clicking "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output file in.
1. For advanced users, WinX HD Video Converter for Mac enables you to customize audio and video parameters via clicking "Tool" button, like Video Codec, Bite Rate, Frame Rate, Aspect Ratio, Resolution, Audio Codec, Channel, Sample Rate, etc.
2. To improve the output image effect, you can select "Use High Quality Engine" on the main interface. If the original video is interleaving video, please select "Deinterlaceing". And the Advanced De-interlace Accelerator can convert the original video to progressive scanning video with much better quality.
3. To accelerate the conversion speed, you are suggested to set "CPU Core Use". WinX HD Video Converter for Mac can make full use of up to 8 cores in your computer to maximally increase the processing speed.
Step 4: Click "RUN" button to begin conversion. And you can view the conversion process and stop it anytime.
Convert Multi-track HD Videos on Mac OS
Multi-track HD video refers to a video file that contains multiple audio language track and video track, including BDAV, M2TS, MKV, AVCHD, HDTV and MPEG-TS. WinX HD Video Converter for Mac allows you to convert these videos with ease. And in this tutorial, we will take converting Multi-track MKV video for example.
Step 1: After import the Multi-track MKV video and choose the output formats, you can find the detailed information about the source video in the File List window.
Step 2: Click "Audio" button in the File List window and select the audio language track you need. And then start the conversion.
Add Subtitle to Video
Select "Edit" tab in the File List window after importing source video -> click "Subtitle" and select "Enable subtitle" button -> Add built-in subtitle tracks to the video, or load an external subtitle file (.ssa, .ass, .srt) to the video.
PS: If you don't have a subtitle file yet, go to opensubtitles.org to search and download one for free.
Trim Video Segment
Select "Edit" tab in the File List window after importing source video -> Click "Trim" and select "Enable Trimming" -> Adjust the Start Time and End Time, or drag the left & right bar under the video preview window.
Crop the Video Size
Select “Edit” tab in the File List window after importing source video -> click "Crop & Expand" and select "Enable Crop" button -> Adjust the aspect ratio of the video to Full Screen, 16:9. 4:3, or crop the video by dragging the resizable handle and frame -> Click "Done" when finish these options.
Add Watermark to the Video
Select "Edit" tab in the File List window after importing source video -> Click "Watermark" tab and select "Enable Watermark" -> Press "Image" or "Text" button to import image watermark or create a text watermark according to your demands.
PS: You can also adjust the transparency, vertical and horizontal position of watermark.
Merge Video Files
Import the video you want to merge -> choose the status of Merge All "On" on the main interface -> Click "RUN" to merge.
Make Photo Slideshow
Before making slideshow, please put all the photos or pictures in a folder in desired order. Then, do as the following steps.
Step 1: Import the photos folder by clicking "Add Photos" button.
Step 2: Choose the output format as you wish. For example, FLV, MOV, M4V, iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc.
Step 3: Click "Edit" tab in the File List and select "Add Music" button to add background music to the video.
(There are multiple options given in the program, such as, you can rename the output file name as well, add or delete images, set the order of appearance according to photo location, creation date or file name.)
Step 4: Click "RUN" to begin conversion.
Download & Convert Online YouTube Videos
WinX HD Video Converter for Mac is able to download and download online videos, such as videos from YouTube, Vimeo, Google, Facebook, etc. To convert online videos, please do as the following:
Step 1: Hit "YouTube" button on the main interface to open the built-in YouTube Downloader window.
Step 2: Click "+" button in the interface of YouTube Downloader. Copy the target online video address and click "paste & analyze" button to automatically detect the YouTube video opened in browse.
Step 3: Click "Download Now" to start the download.
Tips: If you want to convert YouTube video to more output formats and devices for offline viewing, you can click "Auto add to convert list" for further YouTube video conversion. After finishing YouTube downloading, the downloaded video will be automatically added to the conversion list.
Record Video from Macbook/iMac or External Webcam
WinX HD Video Converter for Mac – Video Recorder enables you to create video with Mac's built-in camera (or external connected camera).
Step 1: Hit "Video Recorder" tab to open Video Recorder window.
Step 2: Click "Setting" button to choose the devices for video and audio recording.
Step 3: Select a destination folder to save your recorded video by clicking "Browse" button.
Record Screen on Mac OS
With WinX HD Video Converter for Mac - Screen Recorder, you can record screen activities on your Mac. And the recorded video will be automatically shown on WinX HD Video Converter for Mac for you to further edit or convert.
Step 1: Click the "Screen Recorder" button on the main interface of WinX HD Video Converter for Mac. The Screen Recorder window will automatically pop up.
Step 2: Adjust capture settings.
1) Select "Keep Full Screen" or "Crop Region" button to customize the capture area.
2) Click "Setting" button to set audio device (used to add sound to your video, or disable audio recording completely), adjust frame rate, select target folder, etc.
3) The recorded movies will be added to convert list by default.
Step 3: Click "Start Record" button, the program will start capturing the screen within a few seconds. And the recorded video will be automatically shown on WinX HD Video Converter for Mac for you to further edit or convert.
Q. Can I edit video file name for proper display on my iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV, Android, etc.?
A: WinX HD Video Converter for Mac has a unique feature to make target video display with proper file name on portable players. To do this, please hit "Rename" tab in the File List window after import videos. Then you can edit Output File Name, Display Name, Artist, etc.
Q: How to import and transfter converted videos to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Apple TV?
A: Please do as the following steps: Launch iTunes -> Go to menu File -> Add File to Library and import videos into iTunes; or drag & drop the video into iTunes -> Press the Sync button to load the video to Apple devices.
Q: How to extract background music from video file?
A: Import the video file, and select "to Music" output profile category . You will be able to extract the background music as music file in AAC, AC3, WMA, AIFF, CAF, DTS, OGG, AU, RA, WAV, FLAC, ALAC formats.