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How to Import AVI Video Files to iMovie for Editing on Mac OS X

Usually you may get a series of .avi video files from internet or friends, if you hope to edit them in iMovie and add more effects by yourself, how to? Because of video limitations, you have to convert avi to iMovie with a third party software.

By: Sunny Jackson
Category: Computers:Software
Posted: May 03, 2012
Updated: May 03, 2012
Views: 248

AVI is a popular video format with high video quality. You can download AVI videos from some video websites or record with your camcorder. As mac users, you may also want to edit your AVI videos in iMovie. But you will find it's impossible to directly upload AVI to iMovie without a third party software.

Here is a solution that can help you import AVI to iMovie. What you need is to get a professional avi to imovie mac video converter software to convert AVI to iMovie or iMovie 11, iMovie 09, iMovie HD, iMovie 08 etc supported video formats. Of course, with it you can also convert any other popular video formats to iMovie, like wmv to iMovie, flv to iMovie etc with extremely high output quality and fast conversion speed. As a professional iMovie converter, it's a good choice to convert any video formats to iMovie on Mac OS X.

Free Download AVI to iMovie: Total Video Converter for Mac

Easily to Convert AVI to iMovie With AVI to iMovie Converter

1. Run the program and Add your .AVI Video Files

After installation, open this Mac avi to imovie converter by clicking "Add Videos"and import .avi video format. It's available to import HD video in avi format as well.

2. Select iMovie video as output profile

You just need to select iMovie video as output profile, and this avi to iMovie converter will automatically set the best video / audio parameter for you. You needn't worry about what settings are better for iMovie.

3. Start to Convert AVI to iMovie

Press "Convert" button, it will perfectly start converting your avi to iMovie supported video formats.

After that, you'll find the converted avi video by clicking "Open" button.

4. Open iMovie and begin to import the converted avi video

Run iMovie, and then click "File -> Import Movies..." to upload the converted AVI to iMovie.

OK, now you have successfully finished importing avi to iMovie, next edit the video as you need!

About Author

Sunny Jackson is a software editor who has written articles on various multimedia softwares related mac video converter apps, mac dvd converter apps, mac ipod, ipad or iphone apps etc. His article focuses on the usage of video converter for mac and aims to lead Mac users to experience a HD digital life.

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