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Date: 2016sep23
Product: ffmpeg
Keywords: rotate 90

Q.  How to I fix a sideways video?

A.  Use the ffmpeg like this:

ffmpeg -i myvideo_in.mp4 -vf "transpose=2" myvideo_fixed.mp4
This works for Samsung Galaxy 5 mini landscape videos - that show up sideways on Windows. transpose=2 is 90 degrees counter clockwise

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