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MPG MOV Convert: Convert MPG (MPEG-1/MPEG-2) to MOV on Mac/PC

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  • Can anyone recommend me a professional MPG to MOV converter to convert many MPG files to MOV for iMovie?
  • My camera records video in MPG format, but iMovie seems not support to read this MPG file. So I need to convert this MPG file to iMovie supported MOV. What is the best way to convert MPG to MOV?
  • QuickTime player failed to open my MPG file. So how to convert MPG to MOV for QuickTime player?

MPG is the file extension for MPEG-1 and MPEG-2, so when we talk about converting MPG to MOV, we actually mean to convert MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 to MOV. iMovie and QuickTime claim to support to import MPEG-2, but users often encounter failure or unsmooth or iMove/QuickTime crash due to the MPEG-2 nature and MPEG-2 incompatibility far from that it claimed. When all these above happen, it is needed to convert MPG (MPEG-1 or MPEG-2) to iMovie or QuickTime more supported MOV.

How to Convert MPG to MOV?

  • To convert MPG to MOV, a professional MPG to MOV converter - iDealshare VideoGo is needed. iDealshare VideoGo can batch convert all MPG files (MPEG-1 or MPEG-2) to MOV with 30X faster conversion speed. iDealshare VideoGo can also convert WMV, FLV, ASF, MKV, WTV, etc to iMove, QuickTime more supported MOV.
  • Besides, this wonderful iDealshare VideoGo also enables to convert any unsupported video or audio format to iPhone, iPad, iPod, Android, iMovie, FCP, QuickTime, Samsung, PSP, Zune supported video format.
  • Better still, iDealshare VideoGo also features to convert between almost all video formats.
  • Additionally you can use iDealshare VideoGo to edit the MPG, FLV, WMV, FLV, MOV, etc before or after the conversion.

Guide on Converting MPG to MOV

The following guide will work to convert MPEG-1, MPEG-2 or any other unsupported video format to MOV, MP4, etc.

Make Preparation: Free download MPG to MOV Converter

Free download the professional MPG to MOV Converter for Mac or Windows -iDealshare VideoGo(for Mac , for Windows), install and run it, the following interface will pop up.

MPG to MOV Converter Mac Version - iDealshare VideoGo for Mac

Step 1 Import MPG

We need to import the MPEG file that you want to convert to iDealshare VideoGo by clicking the "Add file" button or using the drag and drop function.

Convert MPG to MOV on Mac

Step 2 Targeted output format setting

Select MOV as the output format by clicking "Profile" button >"General Video" category.

Step 3 Convert MPG to MOV

Finish your conversion from MPG(MPEG-1/MPEG-2) to MOV by finally clicking "Convert" button.


Converting MPG to MOV will be very easy if you get the right MPG to MOV converter. And iDealshare VideoGo is just the right one. Only three mouse clicks you can play the MPG files in QuickTime or edit the MPG files in iMovie without any problem.