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How to convert iPhone videos to Windows Movie Maker?

How to convert and put iPhone Videos to Windows Movie Maker? I have recorded many videos on my iPhone and I want to make a movie out of them on Windows Movie Maker. But when I try to import them onto Windows Movie Maker, it tells me I cannot import because it’s not s supported file. How can I convert them so I can import my iPhone videos onto Windows Movie Maker?



Why do we convert iPhone Videos to Windows Movie Maker?

The Apple iPhone camera features are impressive for a camera phone which you can use to record videos in a very convenient way. While iPhone 3GS's camera features 2 megapixels, iPhone 4 features 5 megapixels and the iPhone 4S has a 8-megapixel camera which lets you record video in stunning high definition. When you took tons of videos, sure you want to edit them and share with your friends and families. By doing, so you can also free up some spaces on your iPhone.


Your iPhone works with H.264 (such as videos from iTunes store), MPEG-4 in .mp4, .mov, .m4v formats. iPhone records videos in MP4 files. Windows Movie Maker (Also for Windows Live Move Maker) does not support it, you will need to convert them to a format that it will work with. There are loads of converters on the market, and the best and most reliable one is Video Converter which is able to convert iPhone to Windows Movie Maker format easily with high quality. Now you may check out the step-by-step guide below to learn the instructions.


Step-by-step Guide to Convert iPhone Videos to Windows Movie Maker


Download and install Video Converter

Firstly, download this iPhone to Windows Movie Maker converter and install it on your computer. It also works for Windows Live Movie Maker (WLMM for short.)


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Add Video Files to the Program

Suppose you have transferred your iPhone videos onto your computer, now open the program and drag-drop them to Video Converter. You may also do this by clicking on “File” button. You can convert multiple clips of MP4 files at a time.



Select Output Format

Windows Movie Maker (and WLMM) supports WMV and AVI, now you may want to select one of these formats as the output file. For example, you want to convert iPhone videos to WMV, go to Profile -> Common Video -> WMV.



Convert iPhone Videos to Windows Movie Maker

Ready for the final click? Simply hit on “Start” button and Video Converter will get started to convert iPhone MP4 files to MSWMM (WLMM) compatible formats.

Once done, click on “Find Target” to open the folder where the converted files are stored. Then you may launch Windows Movie Maker and import the files to it for editing. Have fun.



1. More Features You May Be Interested In
Actually, Video Converter can also edit videos before converting, say crop, trim, add watermark, etc. You can also check the box before “Merge into One file” and you will get one file when the conversion is done. Video Converter works for iPhone, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S.


2. iPhone Videos to Windows Live Movie Maker
Windows Live Movie Maker comes to Windows Vista and Windows 7. If you want to convert iPhone videos to Windows Live Movie Maker, just use Video Converter.