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How to edit/cut/split/convert iMovie files on mac os x?

If you're about to begin editing video with iMovie, you will notice iMovie always takes ages to import long videos. Here I'll show you how to cut a long imovie project into small parts on your Mac(you can also convert your imovie files to another more compressed video format without lowering its quality),then you can import shortened video files and begin editing in iMovie without a hitch!

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Mac MOV to iPod ConverterQuestion: Edit iMovie files on mac os x.

Hello, everyone! I've been editing .avi and .mpg files with iMovie, but they all take extremely long to import. I tried converting them to dv streams with ffmpegx, but they still took just as long to import to iMovie. Are there any file formats that iMovie can recognize directly without all the importing hassle?

First you should know iMovie import file formats: iMovie accepts DV video, MPEG-4, MOV video formats.

This simple iMovie File Editor for Mac app supports editing AVI, DivX, Xvid, MOV, MP4, WMV, 3GP, MOD, TOD, AVCHD videos. You can optionally choose to preview the video, convert/transcode full length imovie file to any other format like MOV (iMovie), AVI (DivX, Xvid, etc.), MP4(inc.Apple iPod and Sony PSP), DV(iMovie,FCE), WMV, 3GP, 3G2, PSP, iPod, Archos, Creative Zen Vision, Mobile Phones, Portable DVD players, trim imovie file length, split iMovie Clips mac,crop imovie file video size, apply special rendering effect to your imovie files, flip/rotate them horizontally or vertically, take still pictures from your favourite imovie videos. All of these values are set in the program's preferences.

You use iMovie File Editor for Mac app by simply adding imovie clips into its small window. It will prompt for a destination (you can also set that in preferences), then apply your specified transformation. It's simple and fast, and works quite well.

The tutorials below will show you how to use iMovie File Editor for Mac, and will help you get started editing imovie clips on your Mac OS X.


Download and install iMovie File Editor for Mac


Load iMovie files into iMovie File Editor for Mac.

Edit iMovie files on Mac OS with Video Editor for Mac


iMovie file editing

Click "Flip" to rotate your iMovie clips vertically or horizontally of your choice.

Click "Crop" to cut off unwanted part in the frame like the black sides and subtitles if you like.

Edit iMovie files on Mac OS with Video Editor for Mac

Click "Trim" to set the start time and end time for the iMovie clips you need to convert.

Check "Merge into one" to join all iMovie pieces into one file.


Convert iMovie file

After all the setting is done, click "Convert" to start converting edited iMovie file to any other video formats, this process will take a while.

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