On this page, you’ll find an illustrated guide on how to rotate MOV video files on Windows 10, Windows 11, and Mac for free.
MOV file format is a computer file format natively used by the Apple QuickTime application, it’s one of the not many video formats that allow more than one track in the video. Beyond QuickTime, MOV is widely used for social media sharing, owing to the good compatibility with most web media players and extensive support for advanced video codecs.
As we’re seeing ample MOV videos, shot or downloaded, stored on our PC, it would be great if we can find a way to edit them for better social media sharing. Thus in this post, I’ll introduce the free and easy ways to rotate MOV video files on Windows 10/11 and Mac PC.
FilmForth is one of the top must-haves for users looking to edit their videos without cost, it offers a variety of video editing options while keeping everything as simple as possible. With FilmForth, you can easily rotate videos, trim/crop videos, adjust video volume, change video background, and more.
To get started, you can quickly get FilmForth from Microsoft store with the button below, FilmForth is compatible with both Windows 10 and Windows 11.
When FilmForth is fully installed, launch FilmForth from the Windows start menu. The left Quick Tools column offers a handy shortcut to rotate videos, click on the Rotate Video button from the Quick Tools section.
To import MOV videos into the program, click Select a Video File from the pop-up dialog, then select to import the MOV video from your PC local storage. Aside from MOV, FilmForth supports most industry-standard video/image/audio formats including MP4, WebM, JPEG, MP3, etc.
To rotate a MOV video, click on the buttons from the bottom of the video rotating interface. You can click the corresponding buttons to rotate MOV videos left by 90 degrees, rotate right by 90 degrees, flip horizontally or flip vertically. Press the play button so you can preview your video from the upper screen.
When ready, click Save Video button, then customize parameters for your MOV videos, and then define a destination path to export the rotated MOV video.
To rotate MOV video on Mac, the quickest and simplest method is to use QuickTime player on your Mac computer. QuickTime is an extensible multimedia player available on your Mac computer.
MOV is a preferable video format nowadays, and a good fit for social media sharing and YouTube uploading, I’ll be glad to know you’ve acquired basic editing skills from this guide and have successfully rotated your MOV videos on Windows 10, Windows 11, or Mac. If you still have any questions on rotating MOV videos, don’t hesitate to drop us a line!