Want to edit M4V files either to exclude some unnecessary parts, merge several different segments, add copyright watermarks, apply movie effects or other reasons? Now you don't need to look further on the web. Here in this article, you will learn how to edit M4V video with a great M4V editor.
Aimersoft Video Editor (Video Editor for Mac) is a remarkable M4V video editor that allows you to personalize and edit your M4V clips in various ways. Classic video editing features like trim, crop, rotate, merge, split, etc. are all provided. What's more, some advanced features enable you to customize your M4V files with rich transition effects, picture in picture effects, texts, intro/credits and many more. Just get the program and follow the tutorial below to edit M4V movies with this easy-to-use M4V editor.
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Step-by-step guide to edit M4V video with the M4V video editor
Here the screenshots of M4V movie editor are used to show you how to finish the M4V editing. The way to edit M4V on Mac OS X is almost the same. Now you just need to make sure you have got the right version based on your computer's operating system.
1 Import M4V files
Run the M4V video editing software and click Import to add the M4V files you'd like to edit to the program. Alternatively, you can directly drag M4V videos to the Media zone to load them. The added files will be displayed in thumbnails and you can have a preview of them. Note that besides M4V, this editor also allows you to add videos in other formats like AVI, MP4, MOV, WMV, MKV, FLV, etc. and even import photos and audio files for a comprehensive home movie making.
Important: This M4V editor can only edit iTunes videos (M4V) that are not protected by Apple's FairPlay DRM. If your M4V videos are purchased from iTunes Store, then they are probably locked and you will need to first remove DRM from M4V before editing M4V files.
2Edit M4V video files
Aimersoft Video Editor provides multiple editing panels to fully meet your different editing requirements. You can crop M4V to remove black margins, split large M4V files into smaller clips, trim M4V to get rid of the unwanted portions, join some other M4V clips into the original one, rotate M4V to get the right position, remove the original sound tracks from M4V videos, add background music to videos, apply special movie filter effects to M4V, etc. Moreover, some advanced video editing features like PIP effects, Intro/Credits, Texts, Flash and Hold, Face Off, Tilt-Shift, Mosaic, etc. are provided to help you create a hollywood-like movie.
3Save and export your video
When you finish editing the M4V video, click Create to save your movie creation. Just like what has been mentioned above, you are able to transform the edited M4V video right straight to any kind of formats like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MKV, FLV, etc. If you want to upload the videos into your mobile devices for playback on the go, just pick out the corresponding device name from the submenu of Device list. If you'd like to share the video online with more people, you can now enter your YouTube account info and directly upload it to YouTube. Besides, if you're a DVD lover, you can also burn the edited M4V video to DVD disc.
Below is the video tutorial on how to edit M4V videos: