Can’t Play MOV files with Plex App on Samsung TV? – Solved

MOV stands for apple QuickTime movie, common multimedia compressing method developed by apple. Samsung’s connect share feature, which is developed for playing videos on Samsung TV. You can also play MOV files with Plex App on Samsung TV. But Samsung TV and Plex don’t support all .mov files. So if you have a collection of movies encoded with mov format, it should be converted to regular file format like mp4, then the mov videos can be played on Samsung TV through Plex. 

In order to perform this conversion task, you’ll need the Pavtube Video Converter (Pavtube Video Converter for Mac). This program spells simplicity, efficiency and quality. With it, you can get all MOV video into Samsung TV and Plex by converting MOV to H.264 MP4 for playing via Plex on Samsung TV. You can choose the among the optimized presets for Samsung TV & Plex and this program will do the rest for you. A while later, the video conversion will be finished and you’ll be able to watch the awesome media content on Samsung TV & Plex without having to compromise on the quality. 

What’s more, this video converter supports converting H.265, MKV, VOB, WTV, MPG, WMV, TiVo, AVI, etc to Plex and Samsung TV supported file format. And with the built-in video editor, you can personalize and retouch your videos in clicks. Windows version is compatible with Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows XP. Mac version is compatible with macOS Sierra, Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.7 Lion, 10.6 Snow Leopard, 10.5 Leopard. 

See also: 4K XAVC to Plex ǀ MP4 to Plex ǀ Tivo to Plex ǀ AVI to Plex on TV ǀ MKV to Plex 

Please refer to the guide below for more conversion instructions. 

Download a trial version of the MOV Converter right here: 

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How to Convert MOV for Playing with Plex App on Samsung TV? 

Step 1: Launch this converter on your computer. Click “File”>”Add Video/Audio” to load your .mov files. 


Step 2. Choose “H.264 HD MP4” as your output format for Plex and Samsung TV. Or choose Samsung TV format from “TV”. 


Step 3. Start to convert MOV to H.264 MP4 for streaming to Plex 

You don’t have to install some media server or codec packages to make MOV friendly. This MOV to Plex/Samsung TV converter will take all the rest for you, thanks to the inner decoder, no complex to follow , everything just goes easy and smooth. Now after the conversion, you can check your converted files by clicking “Open” or “Open output folder” in case you forget to set the file location. 

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