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I made a video file nearly 30 minutes long.... used the QuickTime Player 10.0 'trim' to divide video into 3 (not quite equal) parts. They are MOV files. Using QuickTime's 'Upload to YouTube' option, I began the Part 1. During the process, I got an error message saying upload couldn't be completed. Anyone have any ideas? why won't Quicktime movie share to YouTube?

Why Upload QuickTime to YouTube Unworkable

Generally speaking, with QuickTime installed on Mac, you are allowed to post QuickTime videos to YouTube without worrying about the video format and resolutions, for QuickTime videos, or MOVs, are one of the several compatible formats for uploading to YouTube. However, cases are always exceptions to the rule. As QuickTime file is comparatively large in size, all you need to do is to guarantee your QuickTime file smaller than 2Gb and less than 15 minutes in length. Or else, you will encounter nothing but Waterloo.

QuickTime to YouTube Converter Be a Must Have!

Now, getting the reason why fail to share QuickTime video files to YouTube is just the beginning. You're also required to conduct the next vital step-convert QuickTime formats to YouTube FLV. Here comes the question:
I plan to convert QuickTime MOV to FLV, but every program I've seen is either a very limited free trial edition or I have to buy it. When I try putting the file as it is on youtube, it stops about half way through and says error. Anyone knows what can aid me to change QuickTime format or get it to YouTube I would be very appreciative.

Honestly, to convert and put MOV to YouTube on Mac, resorting to a solid yet multipurpose video converter is essential. Yet, many of you are still stumbling on the way of finding the desired converter. Fortunately, here comes MacX Video Converter Free Edition out of the crowd, a world-renowned QuickTime video converter to assist you to convert & compress MOV QuickTime to YouTube FLV on Mac like a cork with costing nary a nickle. Plus, you can also convert scads of HD and SD videos, like convert MKV to MP4, MKV to FLV, MTS to AVI, WMV to MOV etc. at your will so so to post 4K videos to YouTube without any hassle.

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Part 1: How to Compress & Convert QuickTime to YouTube FLV on MacBook Pro/Air/iMac

Step 1: Load QuickTime File You Want to Convert.
Free download this free QuickTime converter on Mac and launch it; load the QuickTime MOV files by hitting "Add File" button.

Step 2: Choose Output Video Format.
Select the target format "to YouTube Video"→"to FLV/MP4/MPEG4" from Web Video Profile.

Tips: It's totally at your disposal to apply this fascinating program to trim, crop video, add watermark and external subtitle to the video, and customize the video quality by tweaking video/audio parameters in accordance with your personal demands.

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Step 3: Select Output Folder.
Specify an output folder on your computer to save the output files. Click "Browse" button to choose the path where you want to save the output files in.

Step 4: Start to Convert Compress QuickTime Files
After finishing the above steps, click the "RUN" button to start converting QuickTime to YouTube on Mac OS X 10.11, you could view the conversion progress and are able to cancel the converting process at anytime with the MOV Converter.

After the conversion, you can commence to upload QuickTime MP4 to YouTube right now.

Part 2: How to Share QuickTime Video Files to YouTube on Mac OS X

Step 1: Launch your Web browser and visit YouTube.com. Click the "Upload" link on the top right corner.

Step 2: Click the "Select Files to Upload" button to import the converted QuickTime video.

Step 3: Click the "Upload" button to begin the sharing process. While it uploads, enter any pertinent information for your video (e.g. Title, Description, Category, etc). You can also choose to share QuickTime video on FaceBook, Twitter, and Google+.

Step 4: Press the "Publish" button, done! You eventually complete post videos from QT to YouTube and you can share your QuickTime video with friends on YouTube.

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More information: For those who would like to download HD YouTube video to iPhone 7/7 Plus/6S/6S Plus/6/6 Plus/5S/C, iPad mini 4 (Retina)/Air 2, iPad Pro, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge/S5/Note 4, HTC One M9 for offline watching, MacX Video Converter Pro is the very one you can count on.

Notice: MacXDVD Software doesn't advocate any reproduce, distribute, transmit, broadcast or sell any content for any other purposes without prior written permission of YouTube or the respective licensors of the content. Please refer to YouTube terms of service before doing so.

Author: Bertha Miller | Updated on Dec 10, 2018

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