Do you have a bunch of videos in QuickTime library? Now, try to upload or edit them in Window Movie Maker. However, the Movie Maker can’t accept that. How can convert QuickTime movies to WMM compatible file formats?
Before fixing the issue, the first thing you should know, what kinds of file format supported by Windows Movie Maker? Here is the compatible file formats list of WMM:
Video: .asf, .avi, .wmv, MPEG1, .mpeg, .mpg, .m1v, .mp2
Audio: .wav, .snd, .au, .aif, .aifc, .aiff, .mp3
Windows Media files:.asf, .wm, .wma, .wmv
Image:.bmp, .jpg, .jpeg, .jpe, .jfif, .gif
If your video is in AVI file format, you are lucky enough for it can be directly imported into Movie Maker. However, if you original file format is MOV file format, you may have to convert it to AVI or WMV for Windows Movie Maker.
Here show you step by step guide on how to convert QuickTime MOV to Movie Maker:
Firstly, you can get the free trial version of Windows Movie Maker Converter, install it on your PC and run it.
Secondly, load the QT movies into the program. You can choose WMV or AVI as output file format.
Thirdly, do the conversion from QuickTime movie to Movie Maker.
Below is the MSWMM Converter interface:
Finally, you can import the generated .avi or .wmv file into Movie Maker for editing.