We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
2,812 Tutorials

How to import HD video into Windows Vista

Transfer high-definition footage to your Vista PC

4. To import selected parts of your footage, click the ‘Only import parts of the videotape to my computer’ option and choose Next. On the ‘Cue the videotape and then start importing video’ page, choose a starting point using your camera’s controls or the Camera Controls under ‘Import video’. Click ‘Start video import’.

Step 4

Step 4

5. When the process reaches the point where you want to stop importing video, click Stop Video Import. Repeat this with each clip. Don’t worry if you import footage that you don’t want – you can discard it later. You can split up imported clips as much as you like once they are in Movie Maker and delete as much as you need.

Step 5

Step 5

6. Movie Maker supports a large number of video, audio and image file formats. To import files stored on your PC, choose File, Import Media Items. You can also drag files from the Photo Gallery into Movie Maker. Choosing Make a Movie in Photo Gallery automatically adds credits, titles and transitions.

Step 6

Step 6

IDG UK Sites

Google Fit vs Apple Health Kit: What's the difference?

IDG UK Sites

How to join Apple's OS X Beta Seed Program: Get OS X Yosemite on your Mac before public release

IDG UK Sites

Introducing generation tech

IDG UK Sites

This animated film reveals the importance of designing for everyone