Watching movie on Droid???

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  1. jebmn

    jebmn New Member

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    Hey, I am a real newbie:). I have some home movies and I want to put them on the droid. I saved them on mp4 to play threw itunes before I had a droid. I want to only take a phone on a trip and show the film to family members out of state. Do I need an app for this....if so which one. If not, how do I do this?
     
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    IIRC you can go to Gallery and load the movies from there. I use Act 1 Video Player (a paid app).
     
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    Thanks I went to "Market" searched terms movie, video but I didn't fin
    " Act 1 Video Player (a paid app)." but I will look this one up by name. Does anyone like a free app for watching video?
     
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    I created a folder called Movies on the SD card, copied the MP4s to it. Then opened Gallery, and clicked on Movies and then clicked on the one I want to watch.
     
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    As ss13 stated, no app needed, the gallery app will play MP4's just fine.
     
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    Just reconfirming. Just hit up the gallery and you can play movies just fine with no other apps needed.
     
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    I play movies all the time. Just need to download them as a MP4 or convert them and drag and drop them on your memory card and the phone will do the rest. You can find them in your gallery under video's.
     
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    I did that great and it worked like a charm!!! Thanks to everyone drag and view in Gallery
     
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    ss13 i would have your babies for this if it wasnt physically impossible... thanks for the tip now i just convert all my favorite .avi movies to mp4 and set... takes forever for the conversion but i dont care now i can entertain myself in class without my computer