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How to import homemade DVD to iMovie?

IMovie only takes MOV, mpeg-4, DV video files, whether it is home made DVD or commercial one, iMive just can't do anything. You can use DVD to iMovie converter to import DVD and edit DVD chapters, titles then merge them into one.


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I have a Sony HDR-SR1 with video on the hard drive. When I connect it to my iMac via as USB cable, I can see the camera on my desktop, but can't seem to import anything via IMovie. What am I doing wrong?


It is a Hard Disk type Camcorder. Follow the steps as mentioned on the Link given below to transfer the video from the Camcorder to a Mac Computer.

http://www.kb.sony.com/selfservice/documentLink.do?externalId=C455202


NOTE: Movie player applications must support MPEG-2 for standard-definition video or AVCHD for high-definition video to open and play these files. Refer to the software manufacturer of the movie player application you are using for additional information and any available updates.

The Apple Macintosh Web site offers MPEG2 Works 4 Advanced 4.2 for download.

The Apple Macintosh Web site has an MPEG-2 Playback component for Quicktime 6 or 7 available for purchase.

Troubleshooting information about importing MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 clips with Apple iMovie software is available on the Apple Macintosh Web site.

For the Apple Mac OS X operating system, DVD authoring software (Capty DVD/VCD 2 ) and MPEG editing software (Capty MPEG Edit EX) is available for purchase from the PIXELA Web site. These applications are for standard-definition video only.



Good Luck!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Sep 14, 2009 | Sony Handycam HDR-SR1 HD Camcorder

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i cant get imovie to recognize or import any movies fm flip video


If your video files are compatilbe with imovie, like mp4, mov, dv, etc. it's easy to import video to imovie.

Apr 02, 2009 | Pure Digital Flip Video Ultra Camcorder

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Problems with .Mov files


Video to iMovie Converter is an all-in-one DVD video converter to rip DVD and convert video with high conversion speed on Mac OS X for all sorts of mobile players such as iPhone, iPod, Apple TV, Zune, PSP, Xbox 360, PS3, MP4 Player, etc.

Jan 20, 2009 | Canon FS10 Flash Media Camcorder

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