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How to render video and save MP4 in After Effects?

Have you ever wondering how to render video in After Effects and save MP4 to your hard drive?

Here is simple and quick instructions how to render/export video in the formats you need in After Effects and a quick tip tutorial on saving animations to your hard drive. It will be useful for designers and people who are just interested in motion graphic and who are interested in After Effects.
We will consider the rendering in the program itself and the enhanced output capabilities with Media Encoder`s help


Step 1 – Create a new composition

Step 2 – Go to Composition > Add to Render Queue


Step 3 – Select render settings

Quality – best > Resolution – Full


Select Output Module and choose QuickTime Format.


Name you video.

Step 4 – Click the Render Button

And save your video to hard drive.


And that`s all.

How to render MP4 in Adobe After Effects?

Step 1 – Go to composition>Add to Adobe Media Encoder Queue


Step 2 – Choose the render settings

(H.264 is an MP4)


Choose a Preset suitable for your video. Name your video.

Step 3 – Click Render Button


And that`s all! If you find this tutorial useful and clear – don`t forget to subscribe💙