View Full Version : How can I save WLMP (Windows Live Movie Maker Files) to AVI? - Solved

02-07-2017, 07:59 AM
Wanna save your Windows Live Movie Maker files as AVI files? This article shows you how to export video from WLMP files and then convert WLMP files to AVI video easily and quickly.

WLMP, short for Windows Live Movie Maker (the successor Windows Movie Maker), is a project file usually created from movies, video clips, slides, photos, audio, or music and contains movie transitions, music, effects, etc. as well as links to digital photos or videos. It is very useful for video editing. But you should know it is not a valid video file like WMV, AVI for WMP, so you cannot play it directly in Windows Media Player or upload it to Youtube or Facebook, etc. If so, It's impossible for you to export videos from Windows Live Movie Maker to AVI too. No worry here, there is a workaround in this article if you insist to save your WLMP as AVI files.


What's the most effective tool to convert WLMP to AVI Videos?

To play WLMP files you make at anytime anywhere and share them with your friends at your fingertips, Videomate (https://www.mediadimo.com/videomate) is highly recommended to accomplish WLMP to AVI conversion. It has excellent quality and can finish the conversion at fast speed. With it, you can fast convert WMV (WLMP) files (https://www.mediadimo.com/import-wmv-to-itunes.html) from/to AVI, MOV, WMV, FLV, 3GP etc. almost all regular formats. The equivalent converter for Mac is Videomate for Mac (https://www.mediadimo.com/videomate-for-mac), which allows you to change WMV (WLMP) to MOV, M4V, etc. on Mac (Mountain Lion and Mavericks included). Now just download the right version and follow the steps below to finish the conversion.

Free Download or Purchase Videmate:

Free Download (http://www.mediadimo.com/download/mate/win/videomate-install.exe) Buy Now! (https://www.mediadimo.com/videomate/purchase)

Tutorial on how to convert Windows Live Movie Maker Files (WLMP) to AVI or other formats

Step 1 Export WLMP files to WMV/MP4
Please launch Windows Live Movie Maker to save Windows Movie Maker project files to WMV video, by the path from the "Start" menu and go to "File" > "Open Project" to open your WLMP file. Then head to "File" > "Save Movie" category to choose "WMV" or "MPEG-4/H.264 (MP4)" as the output format, WMV is highly recommended here. Because this video converter can only recognize a video file other than a project file.

Step 2 Import WMV files to WLMP converter
After downloaded and installed Dimo WLMP to AVI converter, just input the WMV File to the program by clicking "Add Files". You can also directly drag the video files to the program for conversion.

Step 3 Choose AVI as Output Format
Click the "Select Format" option at the right to bring up the format selection window. Just choose "AVI" from the "Video"  or "AVI HD" from the "HD AVI" ( assumed your WLMP is HD file). If you want to change the codec, resolution, frame rate and other video settings, you can click the "Settings" option at the bottom right corner.


Note: The WLMP converter supports a wide range of video formats including MP4, MPG, MOV, MKV, FLV, SWF, MTS, 3GP, ASF, etc 200+ media formats and devices.

Step 4 Start the WLMP to AVI Conversion with 60X faster conversion speed than ever
When all the settings are done, click the "Start" button to start AVI conversion. Depending on your video size, computer performance, output settings, etc., the task will be accomplished in the shortest time.

In addition, the app has some helpful edit functions such as to crop, trim, add video effects to the videos etc. to make your files more enjoyable. Detailed information about this is in the Guide of Video Converter (https://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate/guide).

Optional: Transcode WLMP to AVI by using Dimo Video Converter Ultimate

If you are looking for a more powerful WLMP converter to do more things besides AVI, for example, ripping any Blu-ray/DVD (https://www.mediadimo.com/convert-blu-ray-to-mp4.html)Folder/ISO file including copyright protection with CSS, region code, RCE, Sony ArccOS, UOPs, Disney X-project DRM (https://www.mediadimo.com/put-dvd-to-kids-tablet.html)and the latest encryption techniques, then the all-in-one Dimo Video Converter Ultimate (https://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate) must be your need. It can not only change WLMP to AVI, but also WLMP to AVI, WLMP to MKV, WLMP to MOV ect. any video and audio formats with faster conversion speed than many likewise video converters. With built-in advanced editor, you can merge video clips, crop video, trim video, add effects to enhance video without any troubles. In addition, the wirelessly media server function to share any WLMP files (https://www.mediadimo.com/best-decode-westworld.html#part3)from your computer to home entertainment devices only by "ONE-CLICK".

Free Download or Purchase Dimo Video Converter Ultimate:

Free Download (http://www.mediadimo.com/download/Dimo-vct-trial-setup.exe) Buy Now! (http://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate/purchase)

Contact us (support@mediadimo.com) or leave a message at Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/mediadimo/) if you have any trouble to convert WLMP/WMV to AVI video with Windows or Mac.

Hot News! DimoSoft has launched a user-requested upgrade for full line of media converting products for Win/Mac to version 2.7.3. Existing bugs, improvements and new elements for MXF encoding are added.

Additional Tip:

Get Dimo Video Converter Ultimate (https://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate)/Dimo Video Converter Ultimate for Mac (https://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate-for-mac) with Only $45.95, which can save you $63.9(BDmate $39.95 + Videomate $39.95 + DVDmate $29.95 = $109.85), then you can enjoy any Blu-ray/DVD/ISO or common movies freely on Windows 10/8/8.1/7/Vista/XP.

Related Software:

BDmate (Win (https://www.mediadimo.com/bdmate)/Mac (https://www.mediadimo.com/bdmate-for-mac))

Lossless backup Blu-ray to MKV with all audio and subtitle tracks; Rip Blu-ray to multi-track MP4; ConvertBlu-ray to almost all popular video/audio formats and devices; Copy Blu-ray to ISO/M2TS; Share digitized Blu-ray wirelessly.

DVDmate (Win (https://www.mediadimo.com/dvdmate)/Mac (https://www.mediadimo.com/dvdmate-for-mac))

A professional DVD ripping and editing tool with strong ability to remove DVD protection, transcode DVD to any video and audio format, and edit DVD to create personal movie.

8K Player (Win (https://www.mediadimo.com/8k-player)/Mac (https://www.mediadimo.com/video-converter-ultimate-for-mac))

A mixture of free HD/4K video player, music player, Blu-ray/DVD player, video recorder and gif maker.

Source From:WLMP to AVI - Convert Windows Live Movie Maker Files to AVI (http://media-hive.blogspot.com/2017/02/convert-wlmp-to-avi.html)

Related Articles:

3 Solutions to Play AVI on macOS Sierra (https://www.mediadimo.com/play-avi-on-mac.html)
How to Convert WMV to MP3 With the Original Quality (https://www.mediadimo.com/convert-wmv-to-mp3.html)
Why Sony Movie Studio Platinum 13 Won't Import MP4? (http://media-hive.blogspot.com/2017/01/import-mp4-to-movie-studio-platinum.html)
2 Methods to Solve can't play MP4 on Windows Media Player (https://www.mediadimo.com/open-mp4-in-wmp.html)
WLMP to MP4: Convert Windows Movie Maker Files to MP4 (https://camtopics.blogspot.com/2017/02/convert-wlmp-to-mp4.html)
How to Convert QuickTime MOV to MP4 on Windows or Mac Without Hassle? (https://media-hive.blogspot.com/2017/01/convert-mov-to-mp4.html)
Can't upload WMV to YouTube - Solution (http://softisky.tumblr.com/post/156883031139/upload-wmv-to-youtube)
Top 3 ways to open WMV files in QuickTime smoothly (http://iskyshare.com/play-wmv-on-quicktime/)
Stream MKV to Chromecast via Plex (https://www.mediadimo.com/stream-mkv-to-chromecast-via-plex.html)
How to Convert WMV to MP3 With the Original Quality (https://www.mediadimo.com/convert-wmv-to-mp3.html)