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Windows Movie Maker Review

Windows Movie Maker OUR SCORE 91%
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  1. What is Windows Movie Maker
  2. Product Quality Score
  3. Main Features
  4. List of Benefits
  5. Technical Specifications
  6. Available Integrations
  7. Customer Support
  8. Pricing Plans
  9. Other Popular Software Reviews

What is Windows Movie Maker?

Looking to turn video clips into eye-catching movies? Windows Movie Maker may be the tool for the job. Video editors who use the app will have a number of features at their disposal to come up with polished videos, such as timeline narration, transition overlays, animations, and audio options. Its features are user-friendly and fun to experiment with, and its XML code lets users modify existing transitions and effects or make brand new ones. Basic track editing can also be done with Windows Movie Maker, like adding fade in and fade out effects to audio tracks. Posting completed Windows Movie Maker projects on social media sites and video sites are also easy to do.

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Windows Movie Maker features

Main features of Windows Movie Maker are:

  • Title Customization Tool
  • Credit Customization Tool
  • Auto Movie Options
  • Timeline Narration
  • Special Effects Options
  • Transition Overlays
  • Extensive Audio Track Selection

Windows Movie Maker Benefits


The benefits of Windows Movie Maker are its user-friendliness, its automatic preview, and its simple controls. Here are the benefits in details:

Windows Video Maker is a perfect fit for beginners. It comes for free on Windows PCs, along with basic features and workflow elements also present in video editing systems made for professionals. Its intuitive interface has a simpler version of a video editor timeline and is easy enough for even newbie editors to grasp.

Making amateur movies is also made simple by Windows Movie Maker’s automatic preview, which lets users see the edits and effects they have applied when they hover their mouse cursor over the buttons. It’s a simple feature that is popular with users.

There are a number of themes users can pick to enhance their film, as well as tools like sepia toning options, fade effects, and contemporary themes. With just a single click, users can apply Windows Movie Maker’s collection of effects.

A number of transitions are found under the animation tab, and there are also user-friendly controls for adding music, animated intro titles, rotating clips, fading in and out audio tracks, and captions and end credits.

Technical Specifications

Devices Supported

  • Web-based
  • iOS
  • Android
  • Desktop

Customer types

  • Small business
  • Medium business
  • Enterprise

Support Types

  • Phone
  • Online

Windows Movie Maker Integrations

The following Windows Movie Maker integrations are currently offered by the vendor:

There is currently no information with regards to integrations with Windows Movie Maker.

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Pricing Plans

Windows Movie Maker pricing is available in the following plans:

Free trial
Windows Movie Maker