How to use Movie Maker - Part 1 - How to create new project 2

How to use Movie Maker – Part 2 – How to import movies and photos

Windows Movie Maker is user-friendly and fast video editing software by Microsoft. It is a part of Windows Essentials software suite and offers the ability to create and edit videos as well as to publish them on OneDrive, Facebook, Vimeo, YouTube, and Flickr.

If you don’t have Windows Movie Maker installed on your computer, you can download it here and install. WMM is freeware program.

In this tutorial, we will show you, how to use Movie Maker


Part 2 – How to import movies and photos in Movie Maker

  1. To import your video to WMM you have several possibilities. If you open a new project and you don’t have any video uploaded, you can just click on the icon  on the timeline frame and select your video file. You can also simply drag and drop your video file from file explorer to the timeline. 
  2. Windows Movie Maker will prepare your video for editing. This can take few seconds, or few minutes, depending on length and quality of your video file.
  3. Once your video file is inserted, program is ready for editing. 
  4. You can add in the same way pictures and audio files
  5. Your pictures will be shown as separate movie scenes, music will be added to movie clip as sound bar.



You can continue:

Tony Poruba

is PROUD father and geek. Founder of Enthusiastic beginner in SEO and social networking. He is also an average ice hockey player, canoeist, beer lover, and guitarist. Sometimes (often) he has to go to work as an industrial engineer. His dream is to run as a full-time job and to provide people with useful information.

Tony Poruba on EmailTony Poruba on FacebookTony Poruba on GoogleTony Poruba on LinkedinTony Poruba on PinterestTony Poruba on Twitter
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)