Easy Guide: How to Burn MOV (QuickTime) to DVD Disc

"MOV videos can be played well with QuickTime, but sometimes I want to play MOV videos on DVD player so that I can enjoy watching MOV videos on a big TV screen with my friends. How can I do that? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks."

Do you also have a question about how to burn MOV (QuickTime) to DVD? Actually, it's very easy. Today I am going to show you an easy guide on how to burn MOV to DVD disc with the best MOV (QuickTime) to DVD converter: VideoByte DVD Creator, which can burn videos in almost all formats to DVD disc including MOV with easy steps.


What is MOV

MOV is the filename extension for QuickTime multimedia file format developed by Apple Inc. It is mainly used in QuickTime for saving movies and video files. QuickTime is an extensible multimedia framework developed by Apple Inc., capable of handling various formats of digital video, picture, sound, panoramic images, and interactivity.

MOV is compatible with both Macintosh and Windows platforms. It contains multiple tracks that store different types of media data. Each track may be encoded using one of several different codecs. To play QuickTime MOV videos, you need an application that can recognize the specific codecs used in the file.

Why Need to Burn MOV (QuickTime) to DVD Disc

MOV format is quite widely used, but there are some benefits for burning MOV (QuickTime) to DVD disc.

(1) You can play MOV files on any DVD player so that you can enjoy watching on a big TV screen.

(2) For better storage, you can burn MOV files to DVD disc.

(3) Sometimes you may forget where you have saved your MOV files, but you can easily find them if you burn MOV to DVD disc.

So I am going to show you the easy guide of burning MOV to DVD disc.

How to Burn MOV (QuickTime) to DVD Disc

Step 1. Download and Register VideoByte DVD Creator

Just click the download button as below to download VideoByte DVD Creator.

Install and launch VideoByte DVD Creator, then you will see an "Unregistered" window pop up. In the pop-up window, you can find out the limitations of free trial version. For example, free trial users are not allowed to use this software to burn videos to DVD for more than 3 times in 30 days. In order to have a better experience for burning MOV files to DVD, you'd better purchase and register VideoByte DVD Creator before burning.

Step 2. How to Register?

Follow the steps below.

Click "Purchase" icon to purchase >> Enter the registration code and email address >> Click "Register" icon.

Now you can start to use the full version.

DVD Creator Register

Step 3. Add MOV (QuickTime) Files to the Program

Find and click one of the "Add Media Files" icon at the middle interface and upper-left corner to import MOV (QuickTime) files to the program.

Add Media Files

Step 4. Edit MOV (QuickTime) Files (Optional)

It is an optional choice for you to add some special effects to MOV (QuickTime) files, find a "Magic Stick" icon at the right side of each video, then click on it to edit the video. You are allowed to rotate, crop, trim, adjust the brightness, add filter and watermark. But if you aren't satisfied with the edited video, you can click "Restore" icon on the bottom to re-edit. When you finish editing, click "Apply" icon on the bottom.


Besides, basic parameters of DVD disc including Disc type, aspect ratio, and video quality can be changed as you like. Select the parameters in the bottom of main interface and click "subtitles" option next to "Magic Stick" to add and enter subtitle.

Step 5. Customize DVD Menu (Optional)

Customizing DVD menu is also an optional step, but I highly recommend that you add a DVD menu so that your DVD will have your own characteristics.

Press "Next" icon at the bottom right corner to customize your DVD menu. At the left side, you can see menu template in various style such as holiday, wedding, family, travel, etc., just select one as your menu. In addition, if you want to add background music and opening film to your MOV (QuickTime) files, find the options at the bottom.

Menu Template

Step 6. Start Burning MOV (QuickTime) Files to DVD

Insert a blank DVD disc into DVD-ROM before burning, then click "Next" icon at the bottom right corner. You can set TV standard and playback mode if you need. Finally, after all settled, click "Start" icon in the lower right corner to burn MOV (QuickTime) files to DVD. When the conversion is completed, you can watch MOV (QuickTime) files on a DVD player.

Burning DVD

It's so easy to burn MOV to DVD disc, isn't it? Actually, VideoByte DVD Creator can create DVD disc, DVD folder and even Blu-ray disc from various formats of videos, so don't hesitate to download it. But if you want to play MOV on Blackberry, PDA, PSP or media players, then you can try VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate convert MOV to MP4 with .