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How to Change Video Orientation

Author by Cooper

Updated on April 26, 2020

Wrong video orientation creates supernumerary black-bars and other viewing issues when watching videos. How to change video orientation for a better viewing experience? Read on, I’m sure you will find satisfying answers in the following article.

When we receive some videos recorded by mobile devices and play them on computers, we may encounter a wrong video orientation, which makes us have to 90 degree rotate our necks. What a terrible feeling. For your health and better viewing experience, I advise you to change orientation of videos you received. Thus, how to change video orientation easily? Please keep reading!

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Method 1. How to Change the Orientation of a Video on Desktop

To rotate video orientation, a good video orientation changer is necessary. Here, I will recommend you to use WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro to change video orientation. Benefiting from the clear interface of this application, I promise you can quickly learn how to change orientation of videos.

Import media video file

Before starting to change videos orientation, please free downloadfree download the recommended software for preparation.

Step 1. Import Media Video File into HD Video Converter Factory Pro

Launch the recommended software, click Converter to enter a new module. In the new pop-up window, click Add Files to import the video you want to change orientation. Alternatively, you can choose to directly drag and drop your file therein. By the way, this application allows you to modify multiple videos and process them together.

Change the Orientation

Step 2. Change the Orientation of Your File

As soon as you import media files, click the Rotate button under each video to enable the orientation changing module. In the orientation changing window, you can find two parts.

The upper part shows the difference between the original video and the previewed video. The other part contains four buttons, i.e. clockwise 90 degree, anticlockwise 90 degree, vertical rotation and horizontal rotation.

According to your needs, click these buttons to change orientation of your videos. Otherwise, this converter also allows you to add effect to videos, merger multiple videos. Try these tools if you need.

Save setting and export

Step 3. Save Setting and Export

After you finish changing all videos, click the output format button on the right side of the module window. Here, you can choose different formats according to your needs, including MP4, WMV, AVI and so forth. Next, at the bottom of the window, click the inverted triangle to nominate the output path so that you can easily find and manage the rotated videos.

Method 2. How to Change the Orientation of a Video Online

If you don’t want to install any third-party software, there are also many online rotators, such as Ezgif, Clideo, Kapwing and the like. Here, I recommend you to use Ezgif, which is easier and no pop-up advertisement. Now, let us check it.

How to change the orientation of a video onlineHow to change the orientation of a video online

Step 1. Upload Video File into Ezgif

First of all, copy and paste the official site into a browser to visit Ezgif’s rotator:

Click Choose File to select the video files you want to change orientation. Optionally, the online rotator allows you to paste a video URL so that you can save lots of time in uploading videos. Now, click the blue Upload video! button to enter the rotating page. Incidentally, you are limited to upload files smaller than 100Mb.

Step 2. Rotate Videos and Save

On the rotating page, there are five rotating buttons, including vertical, horizontal, 90 degree, 180 degree, and 270 degree. It's worth mentioning that you cannot preview the rotated video, you may try several times to get the desired video by clicking rotating buttons and Save (You can find this button on the top menu bar).


Besides methods above, some media players can also show you how to change video orientation, such as rotating a video in windows media player, rotating video in VLC. Well, you are clear about how can I change the orientation of a video. Thumb up if it does help you and share it with more friends for their needs.

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