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How to convert and import WMV to iMovie (iMovie 11 included)?

  • Having a number of fascinating WMV video files, either downloaded from the websites or shared by friends who own PCs, and wish to edit them on iMovie? It's likely you have attempted to, however found that WMV is just not compatible with iMovie. Do not give up. You are able to still achieve your goal if you convert WMV to iMovie compatible format first, and then edit the videos.

    To convert the video format, you may ask the Video Converter for Mac for help. The one utilized in this article is iskysoft iMedia Converter Deluxe for Mac which is a professional yet easy to use app, it can complete the Mac conversion in just only three steps. Furthermore, in order to save your time and effort, it offers an optimized preset for iMovie. The following we go to the WMV to iMovie Mac task:

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    How to convert WMV files to iMovie (iMovie 11 included)

    Step 1. Load WMV files to the WMV to iMovie Converter
    Directly drag & drop WMV files to the program. Or simply visit the "File" menu, select "Load Media Files" to find the WMV files you would like to add. If you wish to save yourself time, you are able to add several files to do batch conversion.
    WMV to iMovie converter - main screenshot

    Step 2. Choose the outcome format
    You may either choose one of the iMovie-compatible formats as being the output format or straight choose iMovie as the output format. To save you time, the app provides preset the video settings for you. The outcome video can be imported to iMovie 11/iMovie 09/iMovie 08/iMovie HD.

    If you would like extract audio from WMV files on Mac, you can actually choose the output format as MP3, AAC, M4A, AC3, and so on.
    convert WMV to iMovie - output

    In addition, the product offers a number of useful edit functions for pre-editing your video files to enable you to simplify your iMovie editing.

    Step 3. Start the WMV to iMovie conversion on Mac OS X
    Click on the "Convert" button to begin the conversion. Just in a few minutes, you make it! For anyone who is busy with other things, it is possible to set "When all jobs finished" to "Shut down my computer".

    Step 4. Import WMV into iMovie on Mac
    As soon as finishing the conversion, you can launch iMovie and after that import the output files to iMovie for editing.

    At this moment, begin to make your masterpiece in iMovie (iMovie 11/iMovie 09/iMovie 08/iMovie HD)!

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