The Best Way on How to Convert VLC Files to MP4

VLC is a free media player that enables you to play almost all kinds of audio & video files, as well as DVDs. However, VLC files cannot be played on iPhone, iPad, Android device and more. If you want to enjoy the VLC videos on your cell phone or other portable devices, you have to convert them to MP4 first.

And this tutorial is an easy walkthrough on how to convert VLC to MP4 with 2 different and efficient solutions. Let’s jump right into it.

VLC to MP4

Part 1: What is a VLC file

A VLC file is a media playlist used by VLC media player. It is usually saved as .M3U and .PLS files, but uses the .VLC file extension. It is associated with ACUCOBOL-GT license file to make sure the VLC media player can run properly and will not be pirated or used illegally.

The VLC media player, created by the VideoLAN project, is also known to play the VLC file. And the VLC files that are used by VLC media playback application contain data files referenced by this player.

Part 2. Convert VLC files to MP4 with VLC directly

VLC media player is not only limited to video playback, but also works well for VLC to MP4 video conversion. It is easy and convenient, so you do not need to download another video converter specially.

Step 1: Launch VLC media player

Open VLC app on your computer, then tap on the “Media” menu on the top navigation bar. And you can see a drop-down menu.

Vlc media menu

Step 2: Go to “Convert” menu

From the dropbox, click on the “Convert / Save...” option to get into the “Convert” menu. Or you can press “Ctrl + R” on your keyboard.

Step 3: Import video to VLC

Next click on the “Add” button, and select a VLC file that you wish to convert to MP4 from local folders of your computer. You can also import more videos at the same time.

Select video to convert

Step 4: Select MP4 for the conversion

In the “Target file” box, choose the destination folder for the new video, then select MP4 as the target output format under the “Profile” option.

choose-target-format

Step 5: Convert VLC to MP4

Once you have chosen all settings, just tap on the “Start” button to launch the VLC to MP4 conversion. Wait for a while and you can view the MP4 video in the destination folder.

convert-vlc-to-mp4

Part 3. Best way to convert VLC files to MP4

Due to the variety of VLC video files format, you are highly recommended to use a professional VLC to MP4 video converter for help. And AnyMP4 Video Converter Ultimate enables you to convert any types of video formats without any loss of quality.

Key Features:

1. Quickly convert videos to a wide range of video formats without quality loss, such as MP4, MOV, AVI, VOB, MKV and etc.2. Convert VLC videos to play on iPhone, iPad, iPod, Samsung, LG, HTC, and other popular digital devices.

2. The powerful video enhancer function enables you to improve the quality of VLC video, and the VLC to MP4 conversion can be completed at a super-fast speed.

Here is a detailed guide about how to convert VLC to MP4 with AnyMP4 Video Converter:

Step 1: Download VLC to MP4 video converter

Load the official web page of AnyMP4, and download AnyMP4 Video Converter Ultimate to your computer. Then follow the instructions to install and launch it.

Download vlc converter

Step 2: Add a VLC file to the program

Click on the “Add Video” from the home screen, and import a VLC video you intend to convert to MP4. Also, you are allowed to add multiple VLC files at the same time.

Add vlc file

Step 3: Edit the VLC file

And you are also capable to rotate/ crop/ enhance the added video, and even apply video effects or add watermark to the VLC. Just tap on the “Edit” button to make it.

Edit effect

Step 4: Select MP4 as output format

Next click on the “Profile” column to set MP4 as the target format for the added VLC. And do not forget to set s destination folder.

Outpu format

Step 5: Start the VLC to MP4 conversion

After previewing the newly video, simply tap on the “Convert” to convert VLC to MP4. The time to complete the conversion depends on the video size and your settings.

author Posted by Ted Klarso to Converter
September 25, 2018 09:00TwitterGoogle Plus

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