How to rotate video free

Free Freemake Video Converter can rotate video files fast and easily. Rotate online videos, MP4 clips from iPhone or Android phone or tablet. All popular formats (250+) are supported: AVI, MP4, WMV, MKV, FLV, DVD, etc. Turn movies and clips 90 or 180 degrees without quality loss. Save the rotated videos for smooth playback on PC, portable gadgets, home theatres and multimedia systems.
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Follow the guide below and learn to rotate video files:

1. Download and install free software
2. Add videos for rotating
3. Open an editor
4. Choose an output format
5. Rotate videos
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Download and install
free Freemake Converter

Click here to download Freemake rotator installation file. Double-click to run it. Please pay attention that the freeware works on Windows computers only. You can use the flip tool on any desktop or laptop with Win Vista or higher OS version.

Accept the Terms of use and choose if you want to send anonymous reports to developers to help make the video rotation tool better. Don't worry – the app doesn't collect any personal information, only Freemake system logs.

Complete all the steps of the installation procedure and launch free rotate & flip utility.

Add videos for rotation

When the rotation program starts, select the files that you want to rotate left or right and drag-n-drop them into the app. You can add clips of different sizes (even big ones) and extensions: MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, and others. The freeware accepts over 500 input formats. Just keep in mind that your visuals that you want to rotate should not be protected.

If you can’t drag and drop the films, use the blue “+Video” button to add them. Alternatively, you can set Freemake as a default program for your media files. So next time when you click a clip, it will be automatically opened and added to Freemake rotator.

Open an editor

Click the button with green play sign and scissors to the right of the movie. It will start Freemake editor. Look attentively at the bottom of the editor. Here you will see a green arrow button with a “Rotate” headline. Click this button one time to turn the vid 90° degrees or two times to rotate it 180° degrees. If you click the "Rotate" button 3 or 4 times you will flip your clip.

Then click the “OK” button to return to the main app interface.

Choose an output format

On the formats bar, select an extension for your rotated media. Please note that you should convert a movie to apply any changes. You can save a clip for watching on PC, on old and modern TVs, game console, portable device or even upload it online right from the movie rotating freeware.

Click on the format that you need. There will appear a window with final settings that you need to choose. First of all, select a quality for your future visual. If you transcode a file for a portable device, choose your gadget model form the drop-down menu.

Then select a folder for your clips. Please keep in mind that Freemake rotate & flip tool doesn’t change or delete the original vids.

Rotate videos

Finally, click the “Convert” button to run the rotating or flipping procedure and turn the media permanently. Depending on a number of files and your PC capacity, it can take some minutes.

When the rotation is completed, go and check your new films.