How to Edit WMV Files with WMV Editor in Mac/Win (Windows 8)
Many movies are stored and shared in the format of WMV online for its small size and good quality. WMV files can be played on computer with players such as Windows Media Player, MPlayer or VLC. If you want to edit WMV movies, like cutting parts you don't want, or apply effects, transitions, intro/credits, etc., I'd love to share how to edit WMV files with a wonderful WMV editor within a few steps.
Wondershare Video Editor is a handy program to help you edit your WMV videos. It enables you to edit home videos like trim, rotate, crop, merge, etc. and personalize your videos with rich text, filter and transition effects for sharing anywhere. If you are a Mac user, you can use Mac Video Editor, which has the same functions as the Windows version (Windows 8 supported).
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Easily edit your WMV files step by step:
Step 1: Import WMV files
Click "Import" or drag and drop to add WMV files to the User's Album before you can edit them. All the added files will be shown in thumbnails. You can effortlessly preview them on the right viewing window and take snapshots of the video scenes you like. Besides WMV, this video editor (Windows 8 supported) can also help you edit MP4, FLV, AVI, MOV, MPG, MPEG, MKV, etc.
Step 2: Edit WMV files
There are so many video editing options in Wondershare Video Editor (Windows 8 supported). Please refer to the corresponding section to edit your WMV files. The basic video tools like crop, rotate, flip, set Contrast/Saturation/Brightness, set Fast/Slow motion, change voice, trim (on Timeline) and split (on Timeline), are all included.
Step 3: Personalize WMV videos
Apart from that, you can also add captions, effects or Intro/Credit to instantly take WMV videos to next level.
Go to the Text tab and drag a text template to the position you want to apply. Then double click it to enter into the editing mode. Type your text in the text field, and then select the font, color, animation, etc. Preset styles are also included.
More than 70 visual effects are ready to be used. The added effect will be applied to videos and photos. For some effects, you can double click on them to change the parameters.
The Intro/Credit could be added in any position on the Timeline, to create chapters, intro, credit and casts for your video. Actually, Intro/Credit is a combination of a photo and a title, you could double click on them to edit just like editing photos and titles.
To apply transitions between different scenes, just click the "Transition" tab on the main interface and drag your favorite transition effect to the clips. Double-click the transition to set the transition duration time. You can also let the software choose transitions randomly.
Apply Jump Cut, Mosaic, Close-up, Face off
You can also adopt the power tool embedded in Wondershare Video Editor to add more fun to your video. For example, add jerky jump cuts between scenes, create a close-up to focus your favorite scene in the crowd, put mosaic to hide personal or copyrighted info, replaces faces in your video with artful masks, and more. Just highlight your video, right click it and select "Power Tool" to access the panel.
Step 4: Share edited WMV videos
Click “Create” to reveal the Output window. Here, you have multiple ways to save your creation. Under the “Format” tab, you can choose your desired format from a variety of choice like WMV, MOV, AVI, FLV, MKV, and more. Also, you can save the video to optimized format for playback on iPod, iPhone, iPad, PSP, Wii, etc. Besides, you can upload your videos to YouTube directly to share your video creation with more people or burn the edited videos to DVD discs.
Check below step by step video tutorial:
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