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Ideal Solutions to Compress QuickTime Videos

QuickTime videos usually have extremely large sizes if they are not compressed. This means that the large file size can make it significantly slower for you to download these videos from the internet or even lower your computer's performance if you are watching the videos. And large QuickTime video will take up a lot of space in your hard drive or mobile phone and require much more bandwidth to deliver over the Internet. If you want to avoid these issues, you can compress QuickTime files by changing them to formats which are more appropriate.

If you are looking for an efficient QuickTime Video Compressor which can lend a hand in QuickTime compression, you are in the right place. Aimersoft Video Editor is recommended here because it comes with rich features to help you deal with the task. With simple clicks, you are able to reduce your files to small size. And the picture quality is well guaranteed.

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This smart tool can also assist you with other editing tasks if you want to make professional-grade MOV movies with stylish effects, background music, scene transitions and more. The programs easy to use interface and intuitive design will help you to complete any editing task with just a few clicks. Besides the MOV format, the editor supports others such as AVI, FLV, MP4, WMV, MKV, MPEG, VOB and more.

This brilliant software works well with Windows 8/7/XP/Vista. If you are a Mac user, please download QuickTime Compressor for Mac, which is fully compatible with OS X 10.6 or later (Mavericks included).

How to do QuickTime video compression

1Open the target video in the program

After launching the video editor, you would add the video file to the program by clicking on the Import button. Alternatively, you can drag your files from the local hard drive to the program. The added files will be listed in the User's Album.

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2Optimize your QuickTime video (Optional)

Once you load the video successfully, the file can be dragged to the Timeline Panel for editing. Double click on the thumbnail in the video track to open the Edit box. Here you are able to carry out some basic editing such as adjust the brightness, rotate, crop, flip, change playback speed, etc.

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You could also use the advance features to create professional looking movies with special effects, picture in picture effects, text and title, credit/intro, transitions and much more. Just click on the buttons above the Timeline Panel to gain access to the different windows.

3Shrink the file size of a QuickTime video

You can make the QuickTime video smaller by two ways. But firstly you need to click the Create button to activate the Output interface. One way is to convert the original video format to a high-compressed format like FLV, WMV and so forth. To achieve the goal, please click the Format menu and choose a new video format from the drop down list.

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If you prefer to keep the original video format, you can resize the QuickTime video by lowering the related parameters. Click the Arrow button next to Advanced Settings to open the drop down list of video parameters. Downgrade the resolution and frame rate will result in a relatively smaller file size.

4Output the video after compressing

Click the Create button again to start the process of compressing your video. When the process is complete, you can click on the Find Target button to locate your video.

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