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How to Rotate YouTube Video with Video Rotating Software

Jane Zhou updated on Aug 12, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

"How to rotate YouTube video right/left 90 degrees or at any angle?"

While watching YouTube videos, you may need to rotate YouTube video to enjoy it comfortably. However, you might find it difficult to flip YouTube video either download or before uploading, then how to deal with this problem?

Well, if you have the same problem, take it easy. This post can help you to complete the task. In this post, we will introduce five best YouTube video rotating software and explain how to rotate YouTube video on Windows, Mac, and mobile phones. Let's take a look together.

How to Rotate YouTube Video on Windows 10

EaseUS Video Editor is one of the most useful and popular YouTube video rotators on the market. With a simple and intuitive workflow, it is friendly to all levels of users, especially the novices. This video editing software enables you to flip your video to any angles within three steps. Moreover, it offers many basic and advanced editing tools like trimming, cutting, reversing, merging, etc. Using this software, you also can make a picture in picture video, collage video, reaction video, and many others according to your needs.

Key features:

  • Support all the key and popular video/audio/image formats
  • Provide more than 300 special visual effects including filters, transitions, and overlays
  • Record your narration with a click of a button
  • Allow you to import and mix music tracks like a pro
  • Support various format conversions, like convert M4A to MP3
  • Export the edited video to any format to be played in iPhone, iPad, HTC, or other devices

To rotate YouTube video better with EaseUS Video Editor, we will show you the detailed tutorials below.

Step 1. Import wanted video

Launch EaseUS Video Editor. On the home screen, you can import the source file by either clicking the "Import" option or simply dragging the video to the appropriate area.

rotate video - import video

Step 2. Add to project

You need to add the imported file to the track by choosing the "Add to Project" option, or you can drag and place the video to the track as you want.

rotate video - add to project

Step 3. Rotate the video

Right-click the video and select "Edit". Then, you can rotate the video by clicking the wanted effects. And according to your needs, you can rotate 90 degrees anticlockwise/clockwise, flip horizontal or vertical. Then, click "OK".

rotate video - edit and select rotate

Step 4. Export the video

Click "Export" in the Toolbar to export the video to the wanted format. 

rotate video -export the video

How to Rotate YouTube Video on Mac

QuickTime Player is a famous media player on Mac. It can play video files in many various formats, as it supports a lot of key audio and video formats. Apart from a media player, it is also an easy-to-use video rotator. This software enables you to flip and trim your YouTube videos with a simple click. Now let's take a look at how to rotate YouTube video with QuickTime Player.

Rotate YouTube video on Mac

Step by step on how to flip YouTube video on Mac using QuickTime Player:

Step 1. Launch QuickTime Player on your Mac. Click "File" > "Open File" to select the YouTube video that you want to rotate.

Step 2. On the top bar, click on the "Edit" button. Here you can select "Rotate Left", "Rotate Right", "Flip Horizontal", or "Flip Vertical". Also, you are able to split or trim your YouTube videos, then choose the "Done" option.

Step 3.  Once you are satisfied with your rotated YouTube video, you can go to click "File" followed by "Save" to keep the rotated video file on your Mac.

How to Rotate YouTube Video Online

Clideo is an online tool to turn vertical video horizontal or vice versa. With Clideo, you can rotate YouTube videos right in your browser on a computer or mobile phone as you like. This online video rotator works with all the popular formats such as MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, etc. Besides, it gives you the possibility to convert a file to any desired format right away. Most importantly, it will ensure that you are the only one who can access the files before they are deleted from its server.

Rotate YouTube video online

Steps on how to rotate YouTube video online:

Step 1. Open the official website and find the Clideo’s Video Rotator tool page. Click on the "Choose File" button to upload the YouTube video that you want to rotate. Or you can simply input the link to your YouTube video in the "Past a URL" box and it will automatically begin uploading.

Step 2. Once uploaded, you can click the buttons on the right to flip your video left or right by 90 degrees. Then choose the "Rotate" option in the bottom right corner.

Step 3. A few moments later, you can download the rotated YouTube video to your computer, or save the video file to a cloud account.

Try: https://clideo.com/rotate-video

How to Rotate YouTube Video on iPhone and Android

If you want to rotate YouTube video on your mobile phone, you also can complete it with video rotating applications. In this part, we select two best applications to assist you in flipping YouTube video on your iPhone or Android.

1. iMovie [iPhone]

iMovie is an amazing video editing app for iPhone users. This application allows you to trim, cut, split, reverse, and rotate your YouTube video with easy steps. If you want to edit your videos professionally, you also can get this job done here. It offers a lot of special effects and different kinds of movie trailer templates to help you create your incredible videos. Apart from that, it gives you lots of ways to share with your most loyal fans. You can send your edited videos via message, post on social media platforms, or directly publish to YouTube in stunning 4K resolution.

Rotate YouTube video

Step 1. Download and open iMovie on your iPhone. Click the "+" button to choose the YouTube Video that you want to rotate.

Step 2. When your YouTube video is opened, scroll the timeline until the clip appears in the viewer.

Step 3. In the viewer, move your finger and thumb in a clockwise or counterclockwise twisting motion over the video image. You can repeat this gesture as many times as necessary to achieve the orientation you want.

Step 4. After that, tap the "Done" option in the top left corner to save the flipped YouTube video.

2. Google Photos [Android]

Google Photos is a great application for Android users to rotate YouTube video that was recorded in the wrong direction. Using it, you can flip your video very easily. Moreover, it offers many other functions, like shared albums, automatic creations, and an advanced editing suite. This app will automatically back up all your photos and videos for free in high quality and you can access them from any connected device and on photos.google.com.

Rotate YouTube video on Android

Detailed steps to rotate YouTube video on Android:

Step 1. Download and open Google Photos on your Android phone. Then find the YouTube video that you want to flip and click to open it.

Step 2. Click on the "Edit" button at the bottom of the screen. Here you can trim the YouTube video as you like. After that, tap the "Rotate" button until the YouTube video looks the way you want it to.

Step 3. Once done, tap on the"Save" option and you can enjoy or share the rotated YouTube video on your Android phone.

Download address: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.apps.photos&hl=en_US

The Bottom Line

On this page, we have discussed five YouTube video rotator tools and detail on how to rotate YouTube video with them. So which one will you choose when you need to flip your YouTube videos?

Each video rotating software has its unique features, and choose the best one according to your needs. If you work on a Windows computer, we highly recommend EaseUS Video Editor. It can not only help you rotate videos but offers a vast number of editing tools. Using EaseUS Video Editor, you can create a movie trailer, make a music video, make a green screen video, and others quickly and easily. Download it, and you will find that it never disappoints you!

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