Convert Video Formats API

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This API converts videos between MP4, 3GP, AVI, FLV, MOV, and MKV formats.
This API is ideal for media processing applications and content management systems, providing a straightforward and reliable solution for your video format conversion needs.
Try out the Video Converter API in the API playground for free, improve your workflow, and reduce video conversion errors with a simple API call.
Note: This API accepts different types of video files, video URLs, and links from platforms like YouTube and Dailymotion, although there may be occasional functionality and accessibility issues due to different platform policies.
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API Documentation

input file: output file

Request example

curl --location --request POST 'https://api.apyhub.com/convert/video/file?output=test-sample' \
--header 'apy-token: {{token}}' \
--form 'video=@"sample.mp4"'
--form 'output_format="webm"'
Method: POST
Content Type: multipart/form-data
Query Parameter(s)
outputStringNoThe name of the output file, defaults to test-sample.(output_format)
Request Body
videoStringYesthe source video file in any of supported formats (mp4,webm,flv,avi,mkv,mov,3gp)
output_formatStringYesthe output format of the converted video file, user can enter any of mp4,webm,flv,avi,mkv,mov,3gp
Sample Response
A successful request returns the video file in the output parameter specified. If the request fails, the response contains an error code and a message to help determine what went wrong.

HTTP Response Codes

The method may return one of the following HTTP status codes:
Status CodeDescription
200The request was successful.
400Invalid input - the file is corrupt or the supported inputs are not provided.
401Required authentication information is either missing or not valid for the resource.
500If any unexpected error occurs while processing the request.


All API requests to ApyHub services need to be authenticated. Currently we support tokens or basic authentication mechanisms. You can generate and view your existing credentials from your workspace settings (on the left side of the navbar) and go to “API Keys".
Points to note:
  • Credential secrets are generated on the fly and are not stored in plain text, so on generating a credential please save the secrets somewhere safe.
  • Use the apy-token as the header parameter to pass the token.
  • Use the Authorization header to send the basic authentication credentials.

Error codes

"error": {
"code": 105,
"message": "Invalid URL"
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