How to Convert and Import AVI Files to iMovie HD/10.0/'11/'09/'08
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Can't import .AVI files into iMovie? In this article we display some situations where you failed to import AVI files into iMovie and introduce two easy ways to convert AVI to iMovie HD, iMovie 10.0/'11/'09/'08 for further editing.
Part 1. Common Situations Where AVI Files Fail to be Imported into iMovie
Want to import AVI videos into iMovie for editing but only find that they are refused? Here we collect several situations where you might confront problems when import AVI files into iMovie.
1. AVI files play well in DivX player and QuickTime, but can't get into iMovie.
2. AVI videos are from cameras like Sony, Samsung, RCA, Panasonic, Flip, etc.
3. AVI video clips can be imported into iMovie, but there is only image, no sound.
4. When I am importing AVI into iMovie, it seems to start processing, but nothing appears on the screen.
Part 2. Two Easy Ways to Convert .AVI File to iMovie Format
A professional and credible video converter program can make things easy. Here we introduced two pieces of software to convert AVI files to iMovie.
No.1. Adoreshare Video to iMovie Converter for Mac
Adoreshare Video to iMovie Converter for Mac is one of the best converter programs that you can rely on to convert AVI to iMovie in HD. This converter tool can transfer any AVI videos to iMovie compatible format MOV, MP4, AVCHD, etc.
Free download Adoreshare Video to iMovie Converter for Mac and install it on your Mac computer.
Click on Add button to load AVI files into the converter program. Or you can directly drag & drop .avi files from the folder.
Find and specify "iMovie" option from Video category.
Select a destination to save the converted .avi files and click on Convert button to change AVI to iMovie format in High quality.
Note: Except for converting AVI to iMovie supported format, this converter can also basically edit videos and merge files into one folder. For more details, please read the guide: How to Use Video iMovie Converter for Mac.