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How To Compress Video Files?

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Sometimes it’s become very important to minimize the size of any files. Because there are many reasons due to which we have to minimize the size of files. In this article, I’m going to explain to you “How to compress video files?”

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Compress Video Files

In this article, I’ll not only tell you how to compress video files but also other files. You can compress any kind of files either it’s in jpg, png, docs, mkv, mp4, HD, HDV, etc. But it is necessary that you must have a file bigger than 500 MB. And it also doesn’t make sense you’re compressing files below 500 MB.

You’ll be going to know about two different kinds of compressors. One is already present on your laptop or PC. Another one is very powerful compressor which you could use to handle bigger files. And if you’re really going to compress bigger files then you must go for the second method.

First Method to Compress Video Files

This very simple method to compress your video files or other files. You just have to follow simple steps which have illustrated below.

Step 1

You have to select all files which you want to compress make sure all files must be in the single folder. For example, your all videos are in the single folder which you want to compress.

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Step 2

You can see there is a folder which contains many videos which approx size of 14.4 GB. Now to compress it we’re going to use simple windows hack.

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Step 3

Right-click the folder where you’ll see option of “Send to”, You have to click on it where there is also option of “Compressed (Zipped) Folder”.

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Step 4

Once you click on it. It will automatically start converting your video files into Zip file which is much smaller file than the original file.

So this is a very simple way to compress any video file into a zip file which you can extract anytime. In the same way, you can also compress any file.

Now we’re going to learn another way to compress video files. This way is quite difficult but more efficient than above way.

Secondary Way to Compress Video Files

In this way, you have to download one software which is known as KGB archiver. You can download this software from the below-given link.

To Download KGB Archiver: Click Here

Now follow steps to compress any kind of files. This is very awesome software using this you can compress 1 GB files into less than 100 MB file.

Step 1

Download the software from the above link and install it on your PC or Laptop.

Step 2

Once you have installed software select it on “Compress Files” and click on next button.

Step 3

Choose Compression level as Extreme now select your file from “Three dotted” button or write the name of that file with location. You can add the number of files in that same file by using “Add file” button.

Step 4

Just click on “Next” to compress your video file or other files. It’ll start compressing your video file or other files into zip format.

These are the two ways to compress video files into smaller files. If you’re handling files which are very big size then go for the second way which will definitely help you as compared to the first way.

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