OS X Mavericks (version 10.9) which is named after a California surfing spot is the tenth major release of OS X, Apple Inc.'s desktop and server operating system for Macintosh computers. OS X Mavericks was announced on June 10, 2013 at WWDC 2013, and is scheduled for a release in Fall 2013. It is the most powerful OS X ever and also the most power efficient.
If you have just install the latest Mavericks, you may have the problem that some video files can’t be directly import to QuickTime Player for playback because the codec issue.
Apple QuickTime movie is stored in the format of Apple QuickTime (.mov, .qt) which is a file format for storing and playing back movies with sound. So to make video files to be a QuickTime friendly file format on Mavericks, convert these videos to QuickTime MOV is an obvious choice. No need to install the codec page on Mavericks.
So is there an easy-to-use converting program to help with this?
I've tested a lot and finally found this Video Converter for QuickTime is exactly what I need. Simply fix the settings manually, just import, choose QuickTime MOV, and click Convert; it's just as simple as that. You can also remux, Trim, cut, split, mix videos, overlays, add 3D effect the video filess. Now Mac Mavericks 10.9 is supported, feel free to have a try! You can order a license directly or download a trial version here.
Ok let's move on.
How to convert video to Quicktime MOV for playing Mac Mavericks
Step 1. Add videos.
Run this Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mavricks, and click the "Add Files" button to load individuals videos; or you can click "Add from folder" to load the entire folder.
Step 2. Choose editing program compatible format.
Click the "Format" option, you can choose Common Videos>MOV-QuickTime(*.mov).
Click "Settings", you can fix the size to 1920*1080 to get better video quality; also you can fix the bitrate, frame rate as what you need.
Step 3. Start video to QuickTime MOV conversion.
Now click the big red "Convert" and wait for a while to get the fresh hot converted video.
Click "Browse" to locate them directly. Ok now the transcoded files now are ready for editing and playing back in QuickTime Player. You can get high video quality with least quality loss after convering.
Now, everthing is done. And you can freely play any kinds of videos with QuickTime on Mavericks without any problem!