Only certain file formats are supported to be uploaded to YouTube. If you have tried to upload a video to YouTube but the video got rejected because of the incompatible problem, you have to convert the video file to right formats before publishing it again. Here comes a good tool – VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate, which can help you convert video to YouTube supported formats.

Why Choose VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate

VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate is specialized in converting video to/from more than 300 video and audio formats. To help you easily find out the best output settings for YouTube upload, this software is designed with the ability to convert video to YouTube video format directly. Type in the word "YouTube" in the "Search Profile..." tab, and you can select from YouTube MP4 video, YouTube 4K video, and YouTube HD video. Sounds amazing, right? You can also change the default parameters as you wish.

Another advantage is that this program offers "Clip", "Edit" and "3D" function. You can crop, rotate, clip, add video effects, combine multiple videos, enhance video quality, even add 3D effect to the video. This is a one-stop solution for your YouTube upload job.


How to Convert Video to YouTube Supported Formats

To convert video for YouTube upload with VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate, follow these quick steps below.


Step 1. Add Video Files to the Program

Click the "Add File" button to choose the video file or files you desire to convert and upload to YouTube.

Add Video File to the Program

Step 2. Choose a YouTube Profile for Converting

Click on the drop-down list of the profile, and then type "YouTube" in the "Search Profile..." search bar. You can see there are four options: "YouTube Video (*.flv)", YouTube Video (*.mp4), "YouTube HD Video (*.mp4)", and "YouTube 4K Video (*.mp4)".


If you want to upload a 720P YouTube video, you can directly choose "YouTube HD Video (*.mp4)". To upload a 4K video, choose "YouTube 4K Video (*.mp4)". If your original video is 1080P, please locate on "General Video" in the profile and directly choose "H.264/MPEG-4 AVC Video (*.mp4)".

Tips: After choosing your desired profile, you can click on "Settings" on the main interface to customize some parameters if you wish, such as audio codec, frame rate and resolution.

Choose a YouTube Supported Output Format

Step 3. Simply Clip and Edit the Video

Before conversion, it is optional to clip and edit the video, even add 3D effect if you want to convert your 2D video to 3D and upload the 3D video to YouTube. You can click on "Clip", "3D", or "Edit" in the toolbar of the main interface to achieve these.

Add 3D Effect to the Video

Step 4. Start Converting Video for YouTube Upload

After the above steps are settled, you can now click the "Convert" button to start converting video for YouTube upload. The conversion will finish automatically in moments. Just be patient to wait.

Converting Video for YouTube Upload

How to Upload Your Converted Video to YouTube

Step 1. Go to YouTube website and login with your YouTube account.

Step 2. Click the "Upload" button.

Click YouTube Upload Button

Step 3. Select the converted video you want to upload.

Select Converted Video

Step 4. Fill in the information for your uploaded video and wait for the upload finishing.

Fill Video Information And Wait

Step 5. Once the video is successfully uploaded to Youtube, you can share it with your friends!

Upload Youtube and Share

The difficulties in uploading video to YouTube are now perfectly solved via VideoSolo Video Converter Ultimate. It seems like a hard job, but the good software would help you do more with less.


Bonus Tips - Recommended Upload Encoding Settings

Below are recommended upload encoding settings for your videos on YouTube.

Container: MP4

Audio codec: AAC-LC

Video codec: H.264

Frame rate: Content should be encoded and uploaded in the same frame rate it was recorded.

Resolution and aspect ratio: The standard aspect ratio for YouTube on desktop is 16:9.