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Windows Movie Maker?

Discussion in 'Computers & Technology Forum' started by Squire Robertsson, Mar 10, 2014.

  1. Squire Robertsson

    Squire Robertsson Administrator
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    I have a .mov file I want to shrink down to post to YouTube. However, my Wind7 Home won't let me open MovieMaker even though the program is installed on on it. Any ideas on:

    1. How to get MovieMaker to work?
    2. Another program (Freeware or Shareware)?
     
  2. Revmitchell

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    YOutube does have an option that lets you upload large files.
     
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    There are websites that will do the conversions; or you could use something like VLC (free).
     
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    You might go to control panel/programs and locate movie maker, see if there is a repair option.

    Also you can go to Microsoft site and search for movie maker download or Live download and try reinstalling it.
     
  5. InTheLight

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    Have you tried this?:

    Click Start
    Click Computer
    Click C:\
    Click Folder Program Files (x86)
    Click Folder Microsoft Movie Maker
    Click wlsetup
     
  6. Squire Robertsson

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    Guys, I'm able to seemingly launch Moviemaker. The my machine comes back and says I don't have the resources.
     
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    How much RAM memory does your computer have?
     
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    8 gigs :type:
     
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    Unfortunately, with video editing, it's not so much the RAM as it is the hard drive space. How much of your hard drive is available?
     
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