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How to Convert QuickTime MOV to Windows Movie Maker

Many people complain that Windows Movie Maker doesn’t recognize their QuickTime MOV files. These MOV files are exported either from their cameras or from QuickTime etc. And then, they try to import these MOV to Windows Movie Maker to create works of art. However, they fail to do this. Yeah, QuickTime MOV is not a compatible format with WMM. If you also want to edit MOV in Windows Movie Maker, you have to convert QuickTime MOV to a WMM-compatible video format first.

To do it, Wondershare  Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ) is a great help. It can handle MOV videos from all sources and then make them usable for Windows Movie Maker. In addition, this smart MOV to Windows Movie Maker comes with some cool and easy-to-use editing functions like trimming, cropping, merging, rotating, adding cool effect, watermark and subtitle etc. Obviously, it’ll enhance your video-editing experience. Just have a try.

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1 Load QuickTime MOV files to this MOV to Windows Movie Maker converter

In this app’s main interface, click the “Add Files” button on its upper-left corner. Immediately, a browser window will pop up, which lets you import QuickTime MOV files from your computer to this app for video conversion. Or directly drag and drop you wanted MOV files to this program.

 MOV to Windows Movie Maker video converter

2 Choose a suitable output format for Windows Movie Maker

In the “Output Format” panel on the right side, click the down-arrow button or the format image icon below. Then, you’ll have the chance to choose your wanted output format in the popping-up output format list. Go to “Device” tab and then choose “Windows Movie Maker” from “others” category. The output format is specially designed for Windows Movie Maker, fully compatible with this application.

 MOV to Windows Movie Maker video converter

Note: Also, you can do some editing jobs in this app. Just hit the “Edit” button in each video item bar, then you have option to trim, crop video, change effect, and add watermark, subtitle etc. To merge several video files, you can tick the “Merge all videos into one file” option in the main interface.

 Windows Movie Maker video converter

3 Convert QuickTime MOV to Windows Movie Maker

To start QuickTime MOV to Windows Movie Maker video conversion, you just need to press the “Convert” button in the Video Converter ’s main interface now. After conversion, you can import these converted files to Windows Movie Maker to edit. At this time, you’ll find these originally-incompatible files can be successfully imported into this editing app.

Don’t know where to find the converted files? OK, just click the “Open Folder” option in the main interface to do it. Have a fun!

Please get the tutorial here.

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