An efficient way to use 1080p/720p MKV clips in Windows Movie Maker
Summary: This tutorial is relevant for converting MKV files to WMV video without quality loss, so that you can play, edit MKV movie files in Windows Movie Maker easily without any trouble.
You may have got some MKV videos and now want to make a home movie in Windows Movie Maker. However, Movie Maker will not recognize your files imported. Do you also have such hassles when playing or editing the MKV files in Windows Movie Maker? If so, hopefully the instructions below can help you out of troubles.
As you see, MKV has become a popular video format for movies, TV shows, Music TV and many other forms. But many customers who have editing programs like Windows Movie Maker cannot use the MKV file as it does not support the format well. Since Windows Movie Maker only supports WMV, ASF, MPG (MPEG-1) and AVI (DV-AVI) video formats, in order to import MKV video files to Windows Movie Maker for smooth editing, you need to convert MKV to Windows Movie Maker supported video formats first.
To finish the task, you can use Brorsoft Video Converter, the best video converter that can help you transcode MKV to Windows (Live) Movie Maker WMV, AVI, etc. with high output video quality. Don’t worry about the quality loss. It supports batch conversion and setting relative output parameters before starting to convert mkv. Download it now and follow the steps to convert your MKV videos to Windows Movie Maker for editing.
How to import MKV into Windows Movie Maker
1. Add MKV to converter
Download, install the MKV to WMV Converter. As long as you launch it, the following main interface will pop up. Now you can click on “Add” button to import MKV files which you want to convert into this program.
Tip: If you want to join all the MKV files you loaded as a single file, you can tick checkbox “Merge into one file”.
2. Select the output video format
Hit the “Format” box and select “HD Video —>WMV HD(*.wmv)” on the dropdown menu as output format. Besides, you can also choose Divx HD(*.avi) as output if you have not installed the .wmv codec.
3. Set advanced settings
By clicking the Settings icon, you can adjust video and audio parameters like codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, etc., in that way, you can take charge of the size and quality of the output WMV/AVI files. In principle, the larger input values, the better output quality, but the corresponding larger file size.
4. Start conversion
As soon as all the above settings are completed, you can press “Convert” button to start MKV to Windows Movie Maker conversion. You can follow the conversion process via the pop-up windows.
After conversion is done, simply click “Completed” to back to main interface, and click “Open” button to find generated WMV videos and then import, open and edit with Windows Movie Maker flawlessly.
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