How to Export iMovie Video? (Step by step guide)

How to Export iMovie Video? (Step by step guide)

How to Export iMovie Video? (Step by step guide)
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How to Export iMovie Video?

Hey folks, Today we are here with one new on-demand iMovie Tutorial Topic. Many of you guys are asking the questions like… How to export iMovie to MP4 video? How to export iMovie to youtube? How to export iMovie to QuickTime? How to export iMovie to the desktop? How to export iMovie to mp4 on iPhone? How to save iMovie? and many more!

So here I’m with the solution of all your questions related to Exporting Video from iMovie to various format on various devices!

So let’s start our topic…

Apple iMovie gives you a bunch of functionalities and features. And using them all you can achieve a specific type of functionalities or effects. Using Apple iMovie you can easily Export High Definition Video to any kind of file on Computer, Mobile or any other platforms! iMovie gives you 3 types of HD quality in which you can export your iMovie Video.

But the best things I like is “You can be able to export video directly over the online platforms like YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, and many more Social Media platforms”

So in this post, I’m also going to give you the answer to some questions like “How to export iMovie Videos to Facebook? How to export Videos to YouTube? How to upload iMovie to YouTube?

But

How to Export iMovie Video on different platforms?

Actually, it was a very easy process to export iMovie videos into any kind of format! All you have to do is to follow some simple steps which I have given here…

Step 1 :

Launch iMovie

Start Apple iMovie Application in your Mac or Windows Computer
Start Apple iMovie Application

In this method, I’m going to show you How to export iMovie video in Folder on your Mac? And once you exported the video into the folder, you can view it and also be able to share it at any place you like!

If you are using Windows System and need iMovie for Windows PC then

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Step 2 :

Click on the Movie or Clip you wanted to export in the “Libraries” pane.

Select the Clip you want to export in iMovie
Select Clip you wanted to export in iMovie

Step 3 :

Open the File Menu, Available at the top Menu Bar in the screen.

Open File Menu from Top Menu Bar in iMovie
Open File Menu

Step 4 :

Choose “Share” button from File Menu and click on it.

Select and Click on Share located under the File menu
Select and Click on Share

Step 5 :

Select File option from Share sub-menu

Select and Click on File Menu to Export iMovie Video in Folder offline available on Mac
Select and Click on File Menu to Export iMovie Video in Folder offline available on Mac

Step 6 :

Enter Video Information

Now you can see the new windows pop-ups. Enter the video information like Name and description of the video you want to export. Also, select the format of video, resolution of the video and Quality in which you want to export the video.

Enter Video Information to Export Video in iMovie offline on your Mac
Enter Video Information to Export Video in iMovie offline on your Mac

Here in this window, you have many types of video quality available. Like 720p, 1080p and 4k for High Definition. But yes there is one more thing to notice. You can not switch to low-quality video in High Definition mode.

Step 7 :

Export iMovie Video to Social Media

Export iMovie Video directly over Social Media, Online Platforms, Embed in Email and many more options
Export iMovie Video directly over Social Media, Online Platforms, Embed in Email and many more options

If you wanted to share iMovie video directly on the Social Media sites. Then simply select the Name of Social Media Site.

Step 8 :

Enter the name of Movie

Having questions like

How to Export iMovie to YouTube? OR How to upload iMovie to YouTube from iPhone? OR Best iMovie export settings for YouTube

If you are planning to share your videos directly to social media or website. Then simply enter the name of the Video you want to export in Title Field.

Step 9 :

Export iMovie Video to YouTube

Export iMovie video on YouTube
Export iMovie video on YouTube

If you would like to post the video on YouTube then you may need to provide the YouTube credentials (YouTube ID/Password).

Singing to Export iMovie Video on YouTube
Singing to Export iMovie Video on YouTube

You also need to enter Videos Tags on YouTube. So for that enter Tags into the Tags Field separated by commas (,).

Enter Video Information like Name, Tags, Description to export iMovie Video on YouTube
Enter Video Information like Name, Tags, Description to export iMovie Video on YouTube

Enter the YouTube video description into the Description Field. The better your video description and the tag is the better chances of ranking video…

Also, select the Category of Video from the drop-down menu.

Select the Category of YouTube Video to Export iMovie Video to YouTube
Select the Category of YouTube Video to Export iMovie Video to YouTube
Select the Quality of Video to Export Video on YouTube
Select the Quality of Video to Export Video on YouTube

Step 10 :

Set Video Quality to Export iMovie video online

Click the”Quality” menu to set your audio quality. You won’t find this if you’re sharing to a website. To get an idea of how each setting affects the file size, click a choice to find the file size under the preview.

  • Choosing”High” will give you the best results without making the document too large.
  • Choosing”Best” will use ProRes, which is professional quality. The size will be very large.

Step 11 :

Click on the”Compress” menu to choose your compression speed. This option is only visible if you are exporting to a file.

  • Choose”Faster” in case you are worried about file size. The quality won’t be good, but it should still be better than SD (standard).
  • Choose”Better Quality” should you prefer the clearest possible sound and video and do not care about file size, this is the option for you.

Step 12 :

Hit Next

If you’re sharing to a site, you will be prompted to enter your account information for that website. Follow the prompts to register in and complete the upload. When the upload is complete, you’ll see”Share Successful.”

Step 13 :

Enter Name of the Video into the “Save As” field. To save the

Step 14 :

Navigate into the folder where you would like to save the document. Save the document to a folder you will remember, like Documents or Desktop, so it’s easy to access if you wish to upload it into YouTube, burn it to DVD, etc..

Step 15 :

Click Save. After a few moments, you’ll be able to find the HD version of your picture in the folder you selected.

  • Now that the movie is saved as an HD file on your computer, you can upload it to sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, Google Drive, Dropbox, and any other site that accepts high-quality video.

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At the end…

So here it is the end… You just need to do those given steps to Export the iMovie Video. I hope you like this sweet and short tutorial guide. If yes then don’t forgot to leave your comment and give the 5 star.

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