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  • Built-in video player that plays MOV, MP4, AVI and 1000+ video/audio format.
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1. MOV Video Tool+
  1. 1.1 Best MOV Converter
  2. 1.2 Top MOV Converter for Mac
  3. 1.3 Online MOV Converter
  4. 1.4 Free MOV Converter
  5. 1.5 MOV to MP4 Converter Online
  6. 1.6 MOV to AVI Converter
  7. 1.7 MOV to WMV Converter
  8. 1.8 MP4 to MOV Converter Online
  9. 1.9 AVI to MOV Converter
  10. 1.10 AVI to MOV Converter Online
  11. 1.11 MKV to MOV Converter Online
  12. 1.12 MTS to MOV Converter
  13. 1.13 Free MOV to AVI Converter
2. Convert MOV to Other Format+
  1. 2.1 Convert MOV to MP4
  2. 2.2 Convert MOV to MP4 Free
  3. 2.3 Convert MOV to MP4 Mac
  4. 2.4 Convert MOV to MP3
  5. 2.5 Convert MOV to WMV
  6. 2.6 Convert MOV to MP3 Mac
  7. 2.7 Convert MOV to MP3 Online
  8. 2.8 Convert MOV to DVD
  9. 2.9 Convert MOV to FLV
  10. 2.10 Convert MOV to AVI Online
  11. 2.11 Convert MOV to AVI Mac
  12. 2.12 Convert MOV to MKV
  13. 2.13 Convert MOV to WMA
  14. 2.14 import MOV to iMovie
  15. 2.15 Convert MOV to Adobe
  16. 2.16 Convert MOV to WMV Online
  17. 2.17 Convert MOV to WMV Mac
  18. 2.18 Convert MOV to MPG
  19. 2.19 Convert MOV to MPEG
  20. 2.20 Convert MOV to WAV
  21. 2.21 Convert MOV to 3GP
  22. 2.22 Convert MOV to WebM
  23. 2.23 Convert MOV to VOB
  24. 2.24 Convert MOV to M4V
  25. 2.25 Convert MOV to SWF
  26. 2.26 Convert MOV to HTML5
  27. 2.27 Convert MOV to YouTube
  28. 2.28 QuickTime to Media Player
  29. 2.29 Convert MOV to iTunes
  30. 2.30 Convert MOV to QuickTime
  31. 2.31 Convert MOV to JPG
3. Convert Other Format to MOV+
  1. 3.1 Convert MP4 to MOV
  2. 3.2 Convert MP4 to MOV Mac
  3. 3.3 Convert MKV to MOV
  4. 3.4 Convert FLV to MOV
  5. 3.5 Convert WMV to MOV
  6. 3.6 Convert WMV to MOV Online
  7. 3.7 Convert WMV to MOV on Mac
  8. 3.8 Convert FLV to MOV Online
  9. 3.9 Convert MPG to MOV
  10. 3.10 Convert M4V to MOV
  11. 3.11 Convert YouTube to MOV
  12. 3.12 Convert 3GP to MOV Online
  13. 3.13 Convert WebM to MOV
  14. 3.14 Convert AVCHD to MOV
  15. 3.15 Convert XviD to MOV
  16. 3.16 Convert MOD to MOV
  17. 3.17 Convert 3GP to MOV
  18. 3.18 Convert MXF to MOV
  19. 3.19 Convert WLMP to MOV
  20. 3.20 Convert VOB to MOV
  21. 3.21 Convert DAT to MOV
  22. 3.22 Convert MTS to MOV Mac
  23. 3.23 Convert MTS to MOV Online
  24. 3.24 Convert M2TS to MOV
  25. 3.25 Convert DV to MOV
  26. 3.26 Convert SWF to MOV
  27. 3.27 Convert Windows DVD Maker to MOV
  28. 3.28 Convert FLV to MOV
4. Play & Edit MOV Tips+
  1. 4.1 How to Play MOV
  2. 4.2 Play MOV on TV
  3. 4.3 MOV Player
  4. 4.4 Reduce Size of MOV
  5. 4.5 Make MOV smaller
  6. 4.6 Compress MOV
  7. 4.7 Add metadata to MOV
  8. 4.8 Mac Not Play QuickTime
  9. 4.9 VLC Not Play MOV
  10. 4.10 Play MOV on iPhone/iPad

MOV Players: How to Play MOV Video Without Any Hassle

As the QuickTime media container format, people still in the dark on how to play MOV files and wonder what player can play MOV files. In this article, I’ll introduce 3 widely-used MOV video player to play MOV files on Mac and Windows-based PC.

Method 1. All-in-one Wondershare MOV Player and Converter (Recommended)

If you're used to your current media player and are reluctant to change to other MOV file player, then you can consider converting MOV to MP4 or a supported format to resolve MOV incompatibility issue for future playback anywhere. Wondershare MOV Converter is highly recommendedly here, which supports over 1000 video/audio formats like MP4, MKV, AVI, etc. Moreover, its built-in player is so omnipotent that plays .mov files as well as any other media file.

In short, it not only helps in fixing the issues while playing MOV video, but allows you to keep using your own players to play .MOV file as long as you convert MOV to a supported format beforehand. Generally, Wondershare MOV Converter provides you 2 useful ways to play MOV video files. See the detailed tutorial as follows.

1. Convert MOV to a supported file format for your video player

Before getting started, we'd like to point out that MP4 is the best compatible format for different players. So below we'll show you how to convert MOV to MP4 with Wonderhare MOV converter, but you could use the same way to other formats from MOV as well.

Step 1 Add MOV to Wondershare MOV Converter

Launch Wondershare MOV converter, click add files in the top-left to add your target MOV file to the program.

import mov video for converting

Step 2 Convert MOV to Other Supported Format

Click Inverted triangle icon beside Convert all files to: to open the output format list, then go to Video > MP4 and select a resolution in the right to confirm output format. You can also choose other format using the same way.

convert mov to other supported format

Step 3 Start MOV Conversion

Now just hit Convert All or Convert to start converting MOV video right away.

start converting mov to mp4 format

Note: If you have other unsupported files that fail to play with MOV player like QuickTime, you can also take advantage of Wondershare MOV converter to convert them to MOV format, such as converting an WMV file to MOV format.

2. Play MOV video with Wondershare MOV player

Wondershare MOV Converter also functions as a free MOV player that plays .mov files as well as any other video/audio formats without any incompatible issues. Note that Wondershare MOV player also enables you to edit, personalize and compress MOV video on your suggestion. Now let's see how Wondershare .mov player streams MOV video.

Step 1 Load MOV to Wondershare MOV Player

Open Wondershare MOV player first, then directly drag and drop the MOV video to the MOV video player.

Step 2 Preview .mov Files

Then the loaded MOV video will be displayed in thumbnail as the screenshot shows. If you move the mouse over the video, you'd see a Play icon in the middle.

load mov video to wondershare player

Step 3 Play MOV Files on PC

Click the Play icon, and the imported MOV video will be played immediately.

play mov video

Method 2. Use QuickTime MOV Player

QuickTime player is well-known MOV player for its efficiency for MOV and other common formats. It is same and equivalent to Windows Player (WMP). QuickTime MOV player software was introduced by Apple and the whole credit goes to those Apple people in past and also in future. In the sector of Mac, users will prefer mostly to play MOV file format in QuickTime MOV player. Moreover, Window users will give important to Windows Media file but they can’t use MOV format until they upgrade to the Windows 7. Will all users upgrade Windows 7? There might be a solution, isn’t it? Yes, the solution is QuickTime MOV player.

apple quicktime player

Even if users use Windows 7, for the clarity of clips they will prefer QuickTime MOV Player. Let’s see the steps to play the MOV file in Quick Time player.

Step 1. Go to the official site for QuickTime player free download and installation on your computer.

Step 2. Now open QuickTime, click File on the top-left and choose Open File... to select your target MOV video from a stored file in your computer.

open mov file for playing

Step 3. Your MOV video will start to play immediately.

Method 3. Play MOV Video with VLC Media Player

VLC media player is another great MOV player for Windows, Mac and Linux. It has gained more and more popularity among Mac (Mojave included) and Windows users by supporting a broad range of video formats like MOV, M4V, MKV, AVI, WMV, FLV, MTS, VOB, AVCHD, M2TS and MP3. With VLC, you can pause the video and edit the subtitles as you like. In a word, if you have troubles playing MOV files with your own player, just try VLC, which is accessable from Google Play, Apple App store, Windows store or VLC site. VLC will be fit enough for your requirements.

vlc media player

Now let’s check the simple steps to learn how to play MOV files on PC with VLC player.

Step 1. Download and install the VLC player, then open it afterwards.

open mov video in vlc

Step 2. Click on Media and you'll have a drop-down list, choose Open File... to select the MOV file for playing.

select mov file for playing

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