How to Export iMovie Projects as MP4 Files on iPad

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Are you looking for a way to share your iMovie projects with others? If so, you’re in luck as exporting iMovie projects as MP4 files on iPad are surprisingly easy. Here’s what you need to know:

First, open the iMovie app on your iPad and select the project you would like to export. Then, tap the “Share” button in the upper right corner of the screen. You will be given several options for sharing your project including email, YouTube, and other social media platforms. To export it as an MP4 file, select “File…” from the list of options.

Next, make any necessary modifications such as changing the resolution or format of your movie by tapping Options before clicking Next… to move forward with exporting your project. Finally, choose where you want to save the exported video and click Save Video. The video should now appear in the Photos app under Videos.

That’s all there is to it! Exporting iMovie projects as MP4 files on an iPad is easy and convenient when you need to share your work with others or watch it on another device. With just a few clicks of a button, you can have an exported version of your project that looks great no matter where it’s being viewed!

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Exporting an MP4 from iMovie

Exporting an MP4 from iMovie is a straightforward process that can be completed in a few simple steps. First, open the iMovie project you would like to export and select the “File…” option found under File->Share from the top toolbar. Next, make any modifications to your video that you would like to include in the export, then click “Next…”. Finally, select the “MP4” option in the “Format” menu and click “Share”. Your video should now appear as a .mp4 file ready to be shared with others.

Exporting iMovie on iPad

From the Projects browser in iMovie on your iPad, tap the movie you want to export. Then tap the Share button in the upper-right corner. To change the resolution or format of your movie, tap Options and set your preferences. Finally, choose where you want to export your movie: you can save it to iCloud Drive, send it via AirDrop, Messages, or Mail, or upload it directly to YouTube and Vimeo. When you’re done, tap Export, and your movie will be saved in the specified location.

Exporting High-Quality Video From iMovie to iPad

Exporting high-quality video from iMovie to your iPad is easy! To start, open the iMovie project you’d like to export, then tap the Share button. On the Share menu, tap Save Video and select either HD – 1080p60 or a lower resolution that still preserves the 60 fps frame rate. Once you’ve selected your desired resolution, iMovie will automatically export your video to the Photo Library in the Photos app on your iPad. And that’s it – you now have a high-quality video ready for playback on your iPad!

Converting iMovie Files to MP4 Format

To save your iMovie project as an MP4 instead of MOV, you’ll need to export the file from the iMovie library. First, locate your video in the iMovie library and click the Share button in the top right corner. Then select ‘Export File’, choose MP4 as the format, and click Next. You’ll then be prompted to name your file and select where to save it – once that’s done, you’re ready to export!

Converting MOV Files to MP4 Using iMovie

Yes, iMovie can convert MOV files to MP4. iMovie can be used to convert any number of MOV files to different formats such as AVI, WEBM, FLV, and more. Additionally, it can also be used to extract audio from video. To use iMovie for converting MOV files to MP4, open the iMovie app and drag the MOV file into the timeline. Then use the Export option in the File menu to save your clip as an MP4 file.

Exporting Movies From iMovie

It’s possible that you may be unable to export your movie from iMovie due to a few different reasons. Firstly, you may have run out of storage space on your device. Secondly, the video file in your iMovie project may be corrupted. In addition, the file name used for exporting may be invalid or unrecognizable by the system. Lastly, it’s possible there could be a bug in the software that is preventing the export process from completing successfully. To troubleshoot this issue, you should try freeing up some storage space, eliminating any corrupt files in your project, and ensuring that you are using a valid file name for exporting. If these steps do not work, you should contact Apple support for further assistance.

Exporting 4K in iMovie

Yes, you can export 4K videos in iMovie. To do this, you’ll need to first import a 4K video clip into your project. After that, you can import either 4K or non-4K clips and still be able to export the project in 4K resolution. To do this, go to File > Share > File and choose the desired resolution from the dropdown menu. You should also make sure that your device is capable of playing back 4K videos before exporting.


In conclusion, exporting an iMovie project as an MP4 file is a great way to share your work with others. Exporting from an iPad is easy and straightforward. To do so, simply select the File option under the Share menu from the top toolbar. Modify any settings you wish, then click “Next”. From there, choose the resolution or format that you would like to use and then save your video to the Photo Library in the Photos app. With these steps, you can now easily export your iMovie projects as MP4 files on your iPad and share them with the world!

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James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.