Converting video files for playing in Facebook

  CyprusJohn 14:37 02 Sep 2014
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Anybody know how I can convert my video files, from their DSC format from my camera, to a format more suitable for Facebook. Current 30 sec file is 88Mbytes. Could take a long time to upload. Using Windows 8.1 and can't find a 'Save As' option.

  lotvic 19:15 02 Sep 2014

DSC is not the file extension. What are the letters at the end, after the .

or what make and model is your camera?

  CyprusJohn 13:41 03 Sep 2014

Sorry, basic error.
.MOV is the current file ext. the camera is a Nikon 1.

  lotvic 14:19 03 Sep 2014

My choice would be Freemake www.freemake.com and here's the 'howto' convert any MOV video to AVI or MP4 formats absolutely free ClickHere

others may have different suggestions.

  lotvic 14:31 03 Sep 2014
Answer

This facebook help page click here under the 'How can I make sure my videos are high quality?' section says .MOV or .MP4

  CyprusJohn 14:38 03 Sep 2014

I feel such a numpty. Thanks for your efforts lotvic, I will get right to it.

  lotvic 16:57 03 Sep 2014

Glad you got the info you wanted, don't forget to green tick Thread :)

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