Many people complain that Windows Movie Maker doesn’t recognize their MOV files. These MOV files are exported either from their cameras or from QuickTime etc. And then, they try to import these MOV to Windows Movie Maker to create works of art. However, they fail to do this. Yeah, MOV is not a compatible format with WMM. If you also want to edit MOV in Windows Movie Maker, you have to convert MOV to a WMM-compatible video format first.
It's common situation that people have a load of MOV videos or movies in Mac (Mountain Lion, Lion supported). These MOV files might be some memorable MOV footages from cameras like Kodak, Nikon, and Olympus etc. or some clips from video editing apps like iMovie and Final Cut Pro.
Wondershare MKV Converter - Video Converter is powerful video converting software helping you quickly and easily convert video in all formats to MKV, the Windows version even allows to convert any DVD to MKV format and download web video in MKV. The MKV Converter supports all popular formats including AVI, WMV, MP4, MOV, FLV, 3GP, MPG, VOB, MKV etc. i.e. it enables you to convert video like AVI to MKV, convert MKV to AVI, burn MKV to DVD etc.
Many people have the same problem. Or AVI can be imported to Windows movie maker with only audio played. These are because the codec in AVI file can’t be recognized by WMM. Well, what codecs should we use? Where do we download a usable AVI codec for Windows Movie Maker? For these problems, many people feel very helpless.