TOD is one of the informal names of tapeless video formats used by JVC, in some models of digital camcorders. Compared with MOD, TOD is used for high definition files, while MOD is used exclusively for standard definition video files. Well, if you have problems in transferring the camcorder MOD videos to editors, websites or players, you will probably look for a way to convert MOD video to some other formats to view, edit or do other things more conveniently. Here in this article, you will learn how to convert MOD videos to almost any regular video format in a simplest way.
Since TOD is not widely supported by media players, portable devices or video editing applications, converting TOD to MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, etc more popular video formats is the wise choice. Luckily, you can use a simple tool- Brorsoft TOD Converter to open, import, convert, edit the TOD files easily. With this TOD converter (compatible with Windows 8), you will convert your TOD files quickly to MP4, WMV, AVI, MPEG-2 and more, whilst still keeping the video quality intact. There is a built-in editor that allows you to do editing tasks such as cropping, adjusting, adding subtitles and so on. For Mac users, please turn to TOD Converter for Mac. Keep reading below to find out how to do this TOD conversion easily and quickly.
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How to Convert TOD files to MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV…
Step 1. Import TOD files
Launch the TOD file converter and click the Add button to import the TOD files that you want to convert. Another way to load files into the video converter is to drag-and-drop the files to the main window.
Step 2. Specify an output format
In the second step, you need to choose an output format. Click Format bar to get the format list and select a proper export format. As you can see, various regular video formats like MP4, MOV, MKV, FLV, WMV, AVI, etc. are available in the Common Video profile.
P.S. You can also choose a decent format for media devices like iPad, Apple TV for playback; Avid Media Composer, Sony Vegas for editing, etc.
Step 3. Edit TOD clips (Optional)
Before starting the conversion, you can also make change to the video visual effects, like trimming the video, crop the display size, append artistic effects, and add watermarks/subtitles.
Step 4. Start the conversion
Click the Convert button to begin the TOD to MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV conversion immediately. While it's working, the progress of the operation is displayed in a window along with the percentage of completion.
After the conversion is done, go into the destination directory you set up and you'll see the resulted videos. Now you can open, view, edit or share TOD files at ease.