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How to get Flip Video to Windows Movie Maker

There are a lot of people who are keen on Flip video camcorders, because they are small enough to fit in their pocket making it easy enough to take wherever they go. The newest member of Flip family - Flip Slide HD, with a pop-up three-inch screen and better performance will surely be welcomed by more people. For those Flip video camcorders owners, who want to edit their flip video, Microsoft’s Windows Movie Maker is highly recommend. There are several reasons for choosing Windows Movie Maker:


Reasons for choosing Windows Movie Maker

1. It is easy to use.
2. It is rich in features: add music, pictures, titles and credits.
3. It comes included with a fun collection of transitions and special effects.
4. It has AutoMovie feature – takes your raw video and auto-edit it to a music of your choice at the touch of a button.
5. It is very stable. Video editing software is known to be big memory processing hogs and prone to crashing. Not this one.
6. It is Free. It comes with your Windows XP software. (Movie Maker2.6 is available for download, and it runs on both Windows Vista and Windows 7.)

That’s true Movie Maker is an excellent, full-featured option for the average home user to edit flip video. But when you try to import flip video to Windows Movie Maker, you will encounter the following problems:


Problems while importing flip video to Windows Movie Maker:

1. I got a flip mino hd for my birthday, which looks pretty and produces decent movie quality. But I can't add the video to the Movie Maker? Any solution?
2. I have a flip video camera with movies on it. I have a project where I need to put the flip movie clips into windows movie maker. But when I try to import them it says they can’t be imported.

These are the problems. As we know Windows Movie Maker is only working well with DV-AVI camcorder files, MPG and WMV files. Therefore it doesn’t work with flip MP4 video. Thus it is highly recommended to convert flip video to Windows Movie Maker video first. The tool recommended is Flip to Windows Movie Maker video Converter -Wondershare Video Converter Ultimate, which can convert flip video to Windows Movie Maker video, Here are the steps to import flip video to Windows Movie Maker.


Steps to get flip video to Windows Movie Maker

Step 1: Free Download Video Converter Ultimate, install and run it.

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Step 2: Convert flip video to Windows Movie Maker video (WMV or AVI)
After downloading, you can click "Add Video" to load your flip videos, then select WMV or AVI format as output format. Here I select AVI format. And you can click "Star" to convert flip video to AVI.



Step 3: Import flip video to Windows Movie Maker
Now, you can transfer the convert flip videos to Windows Movie Maker, and start editing your flip videos.

Note: This Video Converter Ultimate works as a powerful Video Converter that can support up to 100+ video audio files conversion, meanwhile, it's also integrated full function of DVD Ripper, DRM Remover, DVD Creator, Youtube Downloader, Stream Video Recorder, Device Transfer, etc that can meet a variety of needs.

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