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Video is series of still images played back at high speed to give the appearance of something moving.

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Is there a way to manually move Whatsapp videos between iPhones?

A week ago I moved to a new iPhone, moving all my Whatsapp chats and media to the new one using iCloud backup. Now, I forgot to backup videos, too, thinking they would move along with the phone's ...
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How can I copy and paste a video on MacOS?

So I take a video on my iPhone, go the Photos app on my MacBook Pro, copy the video, and paste it into a message in the Messages app (on the MacBook). But the video is not pasted, only a still image ...
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MacOS autopause video when conference is active

On MacOS chrome and firefox (although quicktime) both have strange behavior - when you are on call (zoom/discord/etc) if you try tyo start video in browser it pauses after some seconds. Time before ...
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How do I trim the middle part of a video in Photo Booth?

I want to save the beginning and end portions of a Photo Booth video for export. In other words, I don't want the middle part. However, Photo Booth seems to only let me select a single portion to save ...
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How do I watch Amazon Prime videos on the MacBook Pro M2?

There has got to be a reason why I cannot watch Amazon Prime videos on the MacBook Pro M2, because I can watch them on my non-M2 MacBooks. Anybody know what makes the M2 so special that I cannot do ...
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Downscale Videos in the photos app easily, from 4k to FHD

My Mac Photos app shows large 4K videos taking up significant iCloud storage. I want to downscale them to 2K or FHD for space savings, but retain all other video information like metadata, HDR, and ...
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Difficulty with VLC playing video files on Apple TV

Files are shared on LAN from MacOS 10.15.7 Catalina, using Home Sharing. Apple TV is model A1625 (Gen 4 I think), TvOS 17.2. VLC is ver. 3.4.9. It's weird: I can view exactly one video file (.m4v or ....
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How to make Quick Time Player support .avi files?

I have an .avi file that I wanted to play via Quick Time Player only. But when I try to open an example .avi file, I get this error dialog pop-up given below: Note: I know that I can use advanced ...
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Recover screen recording that had destination set to SD card that was unmounted

I was using a program called iShowU Instant to create a screen recording on my Mac and the destination was set to the SD card in the Mac's built in SD card reader. The Mac's battery died and the ...
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Trying to Export Memory Video

I have tried several times to "Export Memory Video" from MacOS Photos Version 7.0 (460.0.120) but nothing seems to happen. I can successfully export images, but I can't find any video in the ...
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How can I disable sending 'Reactions' that appear during video calls that I join from macOS?

With macOS Sonoma, 'reactions' like balloons, thumbs up, and fireworks appear during video calls (FaceTime, but also Google Meet, and Microsoft Teams meetings etc). Depending on the meeting, I feel ...
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Videos downloaded from Google Photos won't play with QuickTime Player

I get this error when I try to play videos downloaded from Google Photos on the QuickTime player: This file contains some media which isn’t compatible with QuickTime Player. Would you like to open ...
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How to play a video file on an iPad on a scheduled time and date on a loop for a given time in full screen?

I would like the iPad to play an .mp4 file on scheduled days on scheduled times in full screen? It is for a gallery set up so that no one needs to play it and play around with settings (its not ...
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No video after Monterey update on 2019 Mac Pro

I finally gave in to the update prompt on my 2019 Mac Pro. Now it boots but there is no video. I can log into it from another computer and see that everything looks normal, including Finder running. ...
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Exporting ProRes video correctly in macOS Photos.app

According to Apple, it is possible to edit ProRes video in the Photos app on macOS. I took some ProRes Log video on my iPhone 15 Pro directly fed into an external drive and connected the drive to my ...
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M3 AV1 hardware decoding requirements (encoding options, pixel format etc.)

Are there any restrictions on the encoder options, pixel formats, etc. that can be decoded by the M3 AV1 hardware decoder? For H264 and H265, only a subset of the bitstream options are accepted, both ...
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How to convert a bunch of videos using avconvert on MacBook?

I have to convert a lot of videos and save the metadata. The only way I found is to create the command for every video and paste it into Terminal. If I select all the files in the folder and convert ...
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Disable Sonoma Video Screensaver

After updating to Sonoma, I turned on the new video screensaver. Now I would like to turn it off because I don't like it, but I can't seem to make it go away. I changed the Lock Screen settings to &...
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How to recover iPhone videos deleted through Image Capture on Mac?

I accidentally deleted some videos on an iPhone through Image Capture and there is no back up. iPhone Xs iOS 16.1.1 macOS Ventura 13.5.2 Image Capture 8.0 They are not in the 'Recently Deleted' ...
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How can one see the file extensions of images and videos on iPhone?

I have taken a few pictures and videos with an iPhone 12, which runs iOS 15. How can one see the file extensions of these images and videos on the iPhone? I don't see file extensions in the native ...
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iPhone causes latency issues when streaming on my Samsung TV

If I am watching a 2k or 4K movie stream with a Firestick on my Samsung TV, it immediately goes into a stutter/lag if my wife opens up YouTube, Facebook or Messenger on her iPhone 13 Pro. Once she ...
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Access video feed from webcam with iPhone 15 over USB C

Now that the iPhone has USB C, is there a way to access the video feed from a usb webcam connected to the iPhone? I know the iPad supports it out of the box in apps like face time but according to ...
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What solutions are there for preventing one’s phone from being grabbed from one’s hand whilst recording and the footage being unduly deleted?

It seems that if one begins recording video from a locked state then there is no way to delete and only to discontinue the recording without unlocking the phone. Are there any ways to create more ...
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Is it possible to recover files from the TV app library on an iPhone?

The external hard drive which holds my Music/TV libraries has died. Most of my library is stuff I can just re-download from iTunes, which is lovely, but some of the files are things I made myself or ...
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How can I find “IMG_5983.MOV” when Photos calls its files 0472F3DE-5F86-1478-59EC-836FE208CDBD.mov?

When I attempt playing a video in Photos (8.0) on macOS (Ventura 13.5.2), Photos will occasionally tell me: Videos with unavailable original files cannot be opened. The original video “IMG_5983.MOV” ...
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Using audio interface with iPhone Camera App

Goal: Record video using iPhone with my AU volt476P. (All 4 channels) When I connect my interface and record through the camera app (using the Apple branded camera adapter) I only get audio from ...
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How to export video from Photos.app with original Created Date (macOS: 13.5.1)?

The export with the original Created date works well on images, but when I export videos from the Photos.app even with the option Export Unmodified Original for ... from the File menu the video has ...
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How can I record a 45-minute concert using my iPhone (storage!!)

I want to make a simple video recording of a 45-minute concert using my iPhone XS (iOS 16.6) but there is only 20GB of storage available. I understand that my recording will use more than 20GB. I ...
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iPhone 7 Plus - Both Cameras partially not working properly

We have an old iPhone 7 Plus, and it has been used by 2 of the members in my family, and now they have upgraded to 13's and 14's with this phone being mine. Despite the fact that iOS 15.7 is the ...
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Unable to read DVDs (.VRO files) with Apple USB SuperDrive

I'm attempting to play some DVDs using an Apple USB SuperDrive and HandBrake. The DVDs are burned (non-original) containing various Japanese language children's shows. Here is some information about ...
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Video playback stops working, and then starts working again

This has happened me a few times, most recently yesterday and is weird. For some reason video playback stops working. I then wait a few hours/use the computer for other things, let it sleep a couple ...
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Turn Safari Picture-in-Picture into a 'real' window?

When using Picture in Picture with Safari on the Mac, macOS pins the video player to the corners of the screen and only allows you to resize the window to a maximum of about 1/5 of the total size of ...
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Unix command to save QuickTime Player recordings into custom folder

Using MacOS Ventura 13.5 Is there a Terminal command for macOS to specify a custom saving directory for QuickTime player videos? For screenshots I use: defaults write com.apple.screencapture location &...
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some videos from iCloud are present in Photos but missing from iMovie

I have taken a bunch of videos on my iPhone, and I have iCloud so they sync automatically to Photos. All the videos from my phone show up in Photos. I'd like to make a movie with them, using iMovie. ...
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How to enable HiDPI resolutions in macOS Mojave [duplicate]

I just picked up a LG C2 4K monitor and connecting it via HDMI to my 2009 Mac Pro via RX580 video card. I can get 120HZ and 4k resolutions, and there is a 1080P resolution option, but I cannot find ...
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How to make Youtube serve videos in h264 in Safari instead of VP9

So if remember correctly with Safari 15 Youtube started to serve videos in VP9 instead of h264 as it was before. Which enabled resolutions over 1080p but disabled GPU decoding. Which is producing ...
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Enable preview for video files in finder

There is built-in support for previewing .mp4 files. However, in the Finder with other video formats such as .webm, the icon preview does not work. Is there a a way to achieve this, maybe by some ...
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How to "Save to Files" on iphone?

From time to time, I may airdrop a video file to one of my iphones. Then I use the following procedure to get the video file viewable with the VLC app. Navigate to the video file I have just ...
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Is there a way to rotate a video in VLC (with or without saving) on Mac?

If I ask Google, I get a solution for Windows (Tools > Effects > Transform). After some searching, I've found an equivalent on Mac: Preferences > Show all > Video > Filters > Rotate ...
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One-icon way to play a video with repeat on IPad

I don't know if guided access could help, but I specifically don't want a toddler to have to choose videos. I do want an easy way to let them loop a specific video. There should just be an icon to ...
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Trying to open .wmv file on ipad with VLC or Azul

I have some .wmv video files I want to play on my ipad. I had installed VLC player and it was playing them earlier. Recently, it seems to have stopped working. I even paid for and installed Azul ...
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Black screen during full screen playback on 2015 MacBook Pro retina

Any streaming video played back full screen results in periodic black screens, as if it's buffering, but it only happens with the mini DP connection, not HDMI, and doesn't happen with locally stored ...
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Where are screen recordings saved from a cancelled share?

I took a long recording of my entire screen using the Screenshot Toolbar. Afterward, I clicked the "share" button so I could send my recording elsewhere, and clicked the "Dropbox" ...
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MacBook Pro the full-screen video displayed on an external monitor is being rotated 180 degrees

A year ago, I was using an external monitor with my MacBook Pro and had to set the display rotation to 180 degrees for coding purposes. I've since changed monitors and reset the display rotation to 0 ...
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How can I play an iPad video at reduced speed? [duplicate]

For example, for YouTube videos, you can reduce or speed up the video. I have some videos saved on my iPad, and I'd like to be able to play it at a reduced speed. Is there an innate way to do this on ...
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How to stop scrolling in videos during playback on screen touch on iPhone

When I play a video in fullscreen on the iPhone, touching the screen and moving your finger horizontally changes the position in the video. Very often, that happens by accident for me, since the hand ...
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Can I transfer a high quality video to my iPhone?

I'm a filmmaker who shoots Super-8, 16 and 36mm film. Cameras shoot between 15 and 80 frames per second and the frames are later scanned one by one in 4k or 8k scanners. Each frame has grain and ...
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Why does "never auto-play" video in Safari often fail to work?

In Safari version 16.4 running on macOS 13.3.1, in the Preferences ▹ Websites tab, I have selected "Never Auto-Play" in the pull-down menu in the bottom right. I've had it that way for some ...
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Why is my video playback speed way too fast (~30x) on an external monitor?

Videos I watch play back at massively increased speed when my Mac is connected to this particular external monitor. Series played on HBO Max, for example, progress at about a 30x rate, meaning I see ...
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Why does this MP4 video not play on iOS?

Open with the document App, only the file name and file type will be displayed, and the general video can be played directly. So, I switched to AVplayer to play this video with only sound but no ...
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