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How to import & add MP4 files to Windows Movie Maker?

How can I import MP4 files to Windows Movie Maker? I have many video clips in MP4 format I would like to create a movie using these clips through Windows Movie Maker. I knew we cannot import those MP4 videos directly to Windows Live Movie Maker but still is there any possibility to do it? And if I convert MP4 to AVI or WMV, does it work? Please can some tell me the step by step process? Thanks in advance.

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Before we go, let's have a quick look at the supported video file formats by Windows Movie Maker (Also Windows Live Movie Maker): .asf, .avi, .wmv, MPEG1, .mpeg, .mpg, .m1v and .mp2. Obviously, the file type of MP4/MPEG-4 is not included in the list. That's why we cannot add MP4 videos into Windows Movie Maker directly. So to speak, if you really need to import MP4 videos into Windows (Live) Movie Maker for editing, you will need to convert MP4 to a Windows Live Movie Maker compatible file format.

 

As a matter of fact, the MP4 to WMM (WLMM) conversion process is much easier than you might have imagined. Pretty much any video converting application would be able to do this. However, if you are looking for a software that convert MP4 videos in super-fast speed with amazing quality, here we would highly recommend Video Converter (Video Converter for Mac). By using this app, you can easily convert MP4 videos as well as many other videos into Windows Live Movie Maker or whatever file format you need. Below is the step-by-step guide you may follow to convert MP4 to Windows (Live) Movie Maker in just three clicks.

 

How to convert MP4 to Windows (Live) Movie Maker for editing?

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Download MP4 Converter for WMM

Here you may click on the link below to download the set-up file of this professional MP4 to Windows Movie Maker Converter. The installation process is rather fast and simple. There is absolutely no extra technique required. Please note that MP4 Converter has no viruses, spyware or malware. The program was tested and approved at such software site as download.com, softpedia.com as well as many other well-known sites.

 

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Import MP4 Videos/Movies

Once installed, open the application on your computer. Then click on "+" on the top tool bar. In the newly pop-up windows, you need simply go to the MP4 file folder and choose those videos you want to convert. Batches conversion is supported. After that, you will see the screen as below:

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Customize Output for Windows Movie Maker

Generally, WMV works great on Windows Live Movie Maker. Here you may go to "Profile", move to "Common Video" and select "WMV" as the output format. Plus, this powerfulMP4 to WLMM Converter comes with all common video editing features like Trim, Crop, Effect, Subtitle, and Watermark. For basic video editing tasks, you can even replace your Windows Movie Maker with it.

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Convert MP4 Videos for Windows Live Movie Maker

Click "Start" button to convert MP4/MPEG-4 to Windows Movie Maker compatible files. This special Converter will begin to convert all videos in the list.

Then you may need to wait for a few minutes for the conversion process. For converted WMV videos, you may reach them by clicking on "Find Target" button. Then you may import MP4 video to Windows Movie Maker or Windows Live Movie Maker easily and freely. Have fun.