QuickTime to Movie Maker: Import QuickTime MOV to Windows Movie Maker

Yahoo Question: How to Convert QuickTime to Movie Maker?

I don't know how to convert my QuickTime (MOV) videos to Windows Movie Maker. Windows Movie Maker can't recognize them. I want a QuickTime to Movie Maker converter that can easily change a video from QuickTime to something compatible with Windows Movie Maker. If you could give me a website, that would be amazing. Thank you so much!

Best Answer: As far as I know, Windows Movie Maker provides best support for WMV video files. So you can just convert QuickTime MOV file to WMV format. Then there won't be any problem to import your QuickTime video to edit with Windows Movie Maker. Just Google QuickTime Movie Maker to find a video converter that support converting MOV to WMV.

Naturally, we at iSkysoft recommend iSkysoft Video Converter to convert QuickTime to Movie Maker. You can perform MOV to WMV conversion either on Mac or Windows. Get a free trial now.

How to Import QuickTime to Movie Maker in Windows

The guide below will show you how to convert QuickTime to WMV format so you can import and edit QuickTime video with Windows Movie Maker.


Add QuickTime MOV files

First download and install iSkysoft Video Converter. When done, launch iSkysoft Video Converter Ultimate from the Start menu or by clicking the program icon on desktop.

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Choose WMV as the output format

On the right hand side, click the format icon to open the format list, and choose WMV as the output format. If you want to make changes to the video settings like resolution, bit rate and other video settings, click the Settings button at bottom (above the green convert button).

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Convert QuickTime to Movie Maker video

When settings are done, click the Convert button and all the conversion tasks will start one by one by this QuickTime Movie Maker Video Converter. You can easily import the converted WMV video to Windows Movie Maker for editing.

Tips: iSkysoft Video Converter Ultimate comes with basic video editing features, including Trim, Crop, Effect, Watermark and Subtitle. If you just want to do these editing with Windows Movie Maker. You can simply get it done with this QuickTime to Movie Maker converter before conversion. No need to use Windows Movie Maker.

The kind of flexibility portrayed by the QuickTime file format allows any kind of media to be stored in a track of its kind. The QuickTime framework does support quite a number of video as well as audio compression and decompression that are commonly used nowadays. However, this flexibility is a disaster for Windows Movie Maker. It can't recognize your QuickTime video when you try to import them to Windows Movie Maker for editing.

iSkysoft Video Converter is the best universal video converter that supports over 100 input and output formats (of course including QuickTime MOV and WMV). It also convert QuickTime video with excellent output quality. If you want to edit QuickTime MOV video with Windows Movie Maker, it's a must-have application.

Note: If you want to make QuickTime movie from photos and videos for watching on your computer or TV, you should definitely try iSkysoft Slideshow Maker for Mac. It helps you make engaging QuickTime movies on Mac in a few clicks. With it, you can also directly burn movies to DVD discs. It's the all-in-one QuickTime Movie Maker you can find on the market. 

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