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Play MXF Videos in QT, WMP and Playback Pro

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Q1. ‘Anyone know a good mxf batch converter? Want to convert a whole bunch of mxf files shot on the Canon C300 to mov files so that I can open them in QT player. Anyone got any suggestions?’

Q2. ‘Hi, all, I got a couple of mxf video files which I want to play with Windows Media Player. My issue is that the mxf format is not compatible with WMP.’

Q3. ‘Hey, all, I need to convert .mxf files for use on Macs in a program called Playback Pro. It does not use .mxf files, and needs .mov. Does anyone know a good .mxf to .mov converter for mac?’


For those users who wanna play MXF video on different media players such like QT, WMP or Playback Pro, etc, today here we are going to seek a professional MXF converter to make the original MXF recordings to compatible ones for these players. After learning the best video formats for WMP or others, we can find some methods of converting MXF to MOV formats to play them in QT, WMP, and Playback Pro smoothly. Or any other MXF tips you may need to play MXF in such VLC media player or edit in Premiere Pro, etc.

If you tried to play an .mxf clip on your computer, you may probably run into the same situations as mentioned above. To achieve this goal, we would like to introduce you the Pavtbe MXF Converter for Mac, which could be a professional video assistant to help you a lot. You can find all the suitable formats in this MXF converter for all media players you need.

How to transcode MXF to MOV for playback through VLC, QuickTime, Windows Media Player, and Playback Pro?

Step 1: Download, install and run this MXF Video Converter as a professional MXF to MOV Converter. When its main interface pops up, click ‘Add File’ button to import mxf video files to it.


Step 2: Select MOV as output format

Click on the dropdown menu of ‘Profile’ and select ‘Common Video -> MOV – QuickTime Video (*.mov)’ as target format. If you want to output files with HD quality, you can select the relative MOV format as output under ‘HD Video’ catalogue


Step 3: Custom video and audio settings (optional)

Generally speaking, the default settings will ensure you a good balance between file size and image quality. But you can still click ‘Settings’ button to modify video and audio settings like codec, resolution, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channels in your own way.


Step 4: Start MXF to QuickTime MOV conversion

When ready, click ‘Convert’ button to begin format conversion. As soon as the conversion is complete, you can click ‘Open Folder’ button to get the generated MOV files that are ready for playing with VLC, QuickTime, Windows Media Player, and Playback Pro.