This shows how we can quickly convert a .mov file to .gif format using Automator and Apple’s quick actions

Convert .mov to .mp4 or .gif using Automator Quick Actions

First things first, we are going to create a Mac “Quick Action” automator script which automatically converts .mov to .mp4 for you. Next we will create another Mac “Quick Action” automator script which instead outputs your movie files as .gifs. Let’s get started!

Prerequisites

  1. Install ffmpeg — either via a direct download or using…