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[Windows Vista] Supported file formats of Windows Movie Maker

[Windows Vista] Supported file formats of Windows Movie Maker

    Windows Movie Maker supports the following file formats.

    ■ Readable File Formats in Windows Movie Maker

    You can import files with the following file name extensions into Windows Movie Maker to use in your project. You can also import files into Windows Movie Maker that have a different extension from the ones listed above, but not all file types will work when you try to use them to create a movie.

    File Format Expanded Name
    Video files  ASF / AVI / DVR-MS / M1V / MP2 / MP2V / MPE / MPEG / MPG / MPV2 / WM / WMV
    Audio files  AIF / AIFC / AIFF / ASF / AU / MP2 / MP3 / MPA / SND / WAV / WMA
    Picture files  BMP / DIB / EMF / GIF / JFIF / JPE / JPEG / JPG / PNG / TIF / TIFF / WMF

    ■ Savable File Formats

    File Format Expanded Name
    Video files of  DV/AVI  format AVI
    Windows Media Video files  WMV

    To save edited project to the Media, please see this FAQ - [Windows Vista]Import files into Media by Windows Movie Maker