Convert MXF
1.1 MXF
1.2 MXF File Converter
1.3 MXF to MOV
1.4 MXF to MP4
1.5 MXF to AVI
1.6 MXF to MPEG
1.7 MXF to YouTube
1.8 MXF to Final Cut Pro

Step-to-Step Guide to Convert and Upload MXF to YouTube

"I record many video files with my Canon C300 camcorder. When I upload them to YouTube for sharing, but YouTube fails to accept them What is going on?"

Convert MXF to MPEG Video

Summary: It is a good thing to upload MXF to YouTube for sharing. However, your MXF files are rejected by YouTube for its incompatible format of MXF. This post is exactly help you convert MXF to YouTube and show you how to upload MXF to YouTube in steps.

Part 1. Why convert MXF to YouTube

The first question is that why you should convert MXF file?

MXF (Material Exchange Format) is from Panasonic P2 camera and Canon C300, XF100, XF105, XF300 and XF305 camera. It is a container format for video and audio media, but not compressed format. There are lots of video and audio file formats GXF, Quicktime, DPX and AVI. However, only MXF can meet the application requirements. Therefore, MXF is more and more widely used.

However, MXZF is still not accepted by YouTube, the video sharing site. YouTube enables you upload videos up to 15 minutes long by default from the formats of MPV, MPEG4, AVI, WMV, MPEGS, FLV, 3GPP and WebM.

So the answer to the above question is that only if you convert MXF to the video formats that are compatible with YouTube, you could upload MXF file to YouTube. Then how to convert MXF to YouTube? Keep reading.

Part 2. MXF to YouTube converter

Aiseesoft MXF Converter

Aiseesoft MXF Converter is designed to solve such problem. MXF Video Converter can import MXF file and convert it to FLV format supported by video websites for free. In addition, this free converter can edit video with the functions of trimming, cropping, watermarking and merging video.

Check the following steps to convert MXF to YouTube:

Step 1 Load the MXF video to the software. Click "Add Video" button to load the video you want to convert. After loading, the interface is as follows:

Add MXF file

Step 2 Select profile for the video. Click the grey strip on the profile and pop up a small window to choose video format to be converted. Select "All Profiles" and "YouTube Video" format is contained in the list. Click it to confirm.

Choose profile

Note: If you'd like to change the original video setting parameters (resolution, Frame Rate, Bitrate), you can click "Setting" button next to Profile list. The software automatically creates the default Destination for the converted video. If you do not like it, you could choose another place by clicking “Browse” button.

Step 3 The last step is so easy. Just click "Convert" button and the converting window pops up before you.

Part 3. Upload MXF to YouTube

After you successful convert MXF to YouTube, you could learn from the tutorial below to upload the converted MXF to YouTube.

Step 1 Sign in to YouTube.

Step 2 Click on "Upload" at the top of the page > Set privacy from "Public/Unlisted/Private/Scheduled".

Set Privacy

Step 3 Select the video you'd like to upload from your computer. You can also import a video from Google Photos.

Upload to YouTube

As the video is uploading, you can edit the basic information, translations and the advanced settings of the video.

Once the upload is completed we will send you an email to notify you that your video is done uploading and processing. You can then forward that email to friends or family for easy sharing.

Bonus tips

This post dedicates to converting MXF to YouTube and upload to YouTube for sharing. If you want to download interesting videos from YouTube, then you should look thorough this post to download YouTube videos to MP4.

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June 08, 2018 11:32 / Updated by to Video Converter