This conversion is mostly related to attempts to create an animated .gif picture out of a video sequence, for example from MPEG-4 video (.mp4). You can find special video to GIF converters or utilities designed specially for this purpose, so these would be best for mp4 to gif conversion.
Convert MPEG-4 video file format to Graphics interchange file format.
We have found 4 software records in our database eligible for .mp4 to .gif file format conversion.
Microsoft Windows software - convert mp4 to gif on Windows
A timeline-based video editing software from Adobe
Convert from mp4 file format
The tables with software actions are a good pointer for what a certain program does with various file types and often may give users a good hint how to perform certain file conversion, for example the above-mentioned mp4 to gif. However, it is not perfect and sometimes can show results which are not really usable because of how certain programs work with files and the possible conversion is thus actually not possible at all.
Video to picture conversion software
A multifunctional media converter for Windows
Apple macOS / Mac OS X software - convert mp4 to gif on OS X
A video to animated gif converter