how to successfully transfer .MOV files between mac and windows

Jan 11, 2015
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To save space, I had to offload a number of .MOV movies from my mac. These were originally stored in events within iPhoto and my only no cost option was to store them on my windows 8 laptop.

I exported from iPhoto to flash stick and then onto laptop by straight copy. When I tried to copy them back to my mac using a reverse process, neither iPhoto nor iMovie will recognize them. Is there something I can do to resolve this or am I out of luck and my movies files are now useless?


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