“I am looking for Mac compatible software so I can burn a .mov file to a DVD that can be played in most DVD players. Does anyone know of a good, easy to use program to do this with? Thank you.” —— MacRumors
Just like MP4, MOV is also a popular multimedia container file format used to store video and audio. MOV can be seen from popular camcorders like Canon, Nikon, Kodak, and other mobiles devices and video making programs.
For Mac users, iDVD is a good program to burn MOV files to DVD. However, as MOV files may contain different codecs, it is not possible to burn all MOV files to DVD with iDVD. Then, a professional DVD Creator for Mac will be necessary.
Among various DVD Burning programs, Wondershare DVD Creator for Mac stands out as the most simple and easy-to-use MOV to DVD Creator Mac to fast and best burn MOV files to DVD, and burn other videos such as AVI, WMV, MPG, MOV, MP4, FLV, 3GP, ASF, MKV, AVCHD, MTS, MXF, VRO, PVR, XAVC, MOD, TOD etc on Mac (Mac 10,9 Mavericks included).
Besides, it also lets you create eye-catching DVD slideshows with photos and music, personalize DVDs with fabulous video effects and crisp DVD menus and edit videos using tools like trim, crop, rotate, watermarks, etc.
Tips: If you want to burn MOV to DVD on Windows, you can turn to MOV to DVD Creator.
Step by step to burn MOV to DVD on Mac (Mac 10.9 included)
Step 1: Load MOV files
You can either drag and drop MOV files or click “+” to add MOV videos.
Step 2: Edit MOV files (Optional)
Highlight a video you need and then click “Edit”. Editing functions include crop, rotate, split, trim, add watermark, set special effects, etc. All the settings you apply can be view instantly in the right window.
For slideshow files, you can also personalize them by adjusting the transition effects, adding text and background music.
Step 3: Customize DVD menu (Optional)
More than 90 sets of free animated and static DVD menu styles are available. To make a custom menu, just click “Menu” to choose a suitable menu style for your DVD, and then customize it according to your needs. No menu is also provided. If you particularly like some menus, you can add them to favorites.
Step 4: Preview and burn MOV to DVD on Mac
After all the settings have been done, click “Preview” button to preview your DVD project. If satisfied, click “Burn” and choose “DVD Disc” option from the drop-down window. Give your new DVD a name and click “Save”.
Note: If your DVD project is larger than 4.7G and you don’t have a DVD9 disc, just insert a D5 disc, the program will compress it automatically.