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How to view AVI MP4 and other windows files on iMac???

Discussion in 'Non-Vegas Chat' started by MikeOPensacola, Oct 19, 2016.

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  1. MikeOPensacola

    MikeOPensacola El Jefe

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    So, I just treated myself to a 27" iMac. Pretty neat computer. One of the several problems I'm having is that I have some videos on an external hard drive that I'm trying to play on my iMac but I'm unable to. What is the best way to view the AVI, MP4 and other movie extensions that I downloaded from my Windows computer to my external hard drive. Thanks VMBers........

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  2. dnreyes23

    dnreyes23 Low-Roller

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    I have ultimate video converter. I convert my windows files to the appropriate iPad, iPhone, iMac video sizes automatically. It's pretty sweet, drag and drop. Works for me.
     
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  3. MikeOPensacola

    MikeOPensacola El Jefe

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    Damn, that was easy. Thank you very much for the tip!!! :clap: :woohoo: :clap:
     
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    use vlc, plays most formats
     
  5. MichiganRich

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    Long-time Mac user concurs - VLC is an essential app to have, like a Swiss Army knife for media.
     
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    TIMSPEED Comps on my account, or blood on my knife.

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    Yup; I concur. VLC
     
  7. dnreyes23

    dnreyes23 Low-Roller

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    Have vlc on my PC. It too is awesome plays everything
     
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