View Full Version : How to make a mov file smaller?

Neil McC
06-07-2006, 06:04 PM
A friend has saved a mov off of his camera,about 29mb.What can he convert it to so he can email it?

06-07-2006, 11:30 PM
Your friend has probably tried this before: Zip up the .mov file

Cheers :)

06-07-2006, 11:40 PM
Zipping media files does not make them smaller.

The only option is to re-encode it, And expect the quailty to nosedive.

Neil McC
07-07-2006, 09:07 AM
Thanks Metla, he realises that the quality will drop,but what to re-encode to?