Before the 2016 Halloween arrives, we can decorate our home with jack-o-lanterns, bats, ghosts, and other spooky set dressings to help give our house a scary atmosphere.
There are many online Halloween decorations ideas for us to make a reference, perhaps the most intuitive ways is following the videos offered by online video sharing sites such as YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook. Some people may have downloaded those video offline so that we can directly watch them on the computer anywhere anytime as they like. The problem is that the Halloween decoration videos may not be opened by the default media player such as Windows Media Player on PC or QuickTime Player on Mac. Fortunately, you can convert those video to the format that's compatible with your media player app. The following article will show you how to play Halloween decoration videos on Windows and Mac with ease.
As a matter of fact, the problem of playing online downloaded Halloween decoration video can be easily solved with a third-party video conversion app. There are some free video converter solutions such as Handbrake which runs on both Windows and Mac, the problem is that the output video formats by the program is very limited. MPEG Streamclip can encode your Halloween decoration videos to many formats, but it is too complex to operate. Are there any powerful but simple to use alternatives? Pavtube Video Converter Ultimate for Windows/Mac (support Mac El Capitan) is the award winning apps which is capable of convert Halloweeen decoration video to various different formats for playing on media players app on both Windows and Mac, more beneficial functions and features are as below:
Output portable device preset formats to ensure direct playback Halloween decoration videos on iPhone, iPad, Android phone/tablet, Windows phone/tablet
Transcode iMovie/FCE/FCP/Avid/Premiere Pro optimized editing codec for smooth post-production workflow
Basic built-in video editing functions to trim the unwanted parts of your videos, combine separate video clips, adjust output video aspect ratio, etc.
Work perfectly on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X El Capitan/Yosemite/Mavericks/Mountain Lion/Snow Leopard
How to convert and play Halloween decoration videos on Windows 10/Mac El Capitan? (The following steps will perform on Windows operating system)
Step 1. Add Halloween decoration videos to the program.
Click "File" > "Add video/audio" or directly drag and drop the Halloween decoration videos to the program window.
Step 2. Select output format.
This program supports various output formats. Go to "Format" bar, to play Halloween decoration video on Windows Media Player, go to select "Common Video" > "WMV 3(WMV9)(*.wmv)" as the output file format. You can also select to choose other output file formats according to your own needs.
Step 3: Trim Halloween decoration video.
Click the pencil like icon on the top tool bar of the program to open "Video Editor" window, switch to "Trim" button, drag the slider bars to set the start time and ending time of the segments you want to remain.
Step 4. Start the video conversion process.
All all setting is done, hit the "Convert" button at the bottom of the program. The conversion process will start immediately indicating the remaining time it will complete the action.
When the process is over, you can find the converted files by clicking the "Open output folder" on the main interface of the program. Now start to enjoy your funny Halloween Decoration making journey!