How Do You Convert Movie Files to VCD Format?

How Do You Convert Movie Files to VCD Format?

While there are several methods to converting a movie file to a VCD file, using a web-based solution works across all operating systems. To make the conversion, open a web browser and visit Use the site to upload and convert the video file into a VCD format.

  1. Open the conversion website

    Open any web browser on your computer and enter into the address bar. If you don't already have an account, create one by clicking the Register link and completing the form. Choose the free option.

  2. Select the output format

    From the navigation bar on the left hand side of the page, select the Convert to VCD option. A new page loads that allows you to convert your file.

  3. Upload your original video file

    Click the Add File button. A file viewer appears on the screen where you select the video file you wish to convert. Alternatively, you have the option of converting a video from YouTube. To do this, enter the URL of the YouTube video.

  4. Select VCD options

    From the drop-down menu, select either NTSC-VCD or PAL-VCD. You also have the option to trim the output file by entering a starting and ending time in the text boxes.

  5. Convert the video file

    Click the Start Convert button. The video conversion occurs. This process may take a long time depending on the size of the original video file and the speed of your Internet connection.