This article shows you how to export video from WLMP files and then convert the .WLMP files to MP4 video easily and quickly.
WLMP, short for Windows Live
Movie Maker, is a project file saved with Windows Live Movie Maker on Windows 8 or Windows 7. With it, you can easily make family movies from photos, videos, and music. However, you should know
that WLMP file is not a video file. Therefore, if you want to play or share your created movie in a WLMP video file, you have to convert WLMP to MP4 first. Now you are in the right place learn
how to convert WLMP files to MP4 after exporting to WMV from Windows Movie Maker.
How to convert WLMP to MP4 or Other Formats
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How to Convert Windows Live Movie Maker Files to MP4
Step 1. Export Windows Live Movie Maker files to WMV files
Launch Windows Live Movie Maker, go to "File -> Open project" to import your local Windows Live Movie Maker project files. Click "File" again, and then select "Save movie" > "Standard-definition" to export to WMV format.
Step 2. Add WMV video files to the program
Install and launch this WLMP to MP4 converter, open it, go to "Converter" menu and then click "Add File" button to load your WMV video files you want to convert. Or, you can also directly drag and drop the WMV files into the program. If you want to specify the output folder, just click the three dots beside Open Folder to choose your desired folder.
Step 3. Select MP4 as output Format.
Go to "Format" -> "Video" from "Select Format", select "MP4" as output format. Or choose HD/4K MP4 from "HD Video". The optimized default settings ensure a good balance between WLMP to MP4 conversion speed and quality.
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Note: If you are demanding in high quality, you can adjust parameter settings to improve output video quliaty. The first one is to select codec as "H.264" rather than "MPEG-4", cuz H.264 is known as MPEG-4 Part 10 – Advanced Video Coding (MPEG-4 AVC), providing much higher quality than MPEG-4.
Turn up Frame Rate to 25fps or 30fps to guarantee a sharper image for output video.
Adjust Resolution up, and you can even increase resolution to 4K Ultra HD or 8K Ultra HD based on your original WMV video quality. Certainly, you choose high quality and you will lose comparatively faster speed, for you can’t have cake and eat it.
Step 4. Edit WMV files(optional)
After selecting your preferred WMV file, you can make desired changes by clicking on the Edit icon. When access to the Video Edit panel, you can trim, crop, add watermarks, adjust effect, create 3D, etc. to modify your videos for the best visual effects.
Step 4. Begin Windows Movie Maker .WMV to MP4 conversion
Hit "Convert" and let this smart WLMP to MP4 Video Converter do the rest for you! If your WMV video files is quite large, around 1GB and over 1 hour in length, don’t be worried, the whole WMV to MP4 conversion will not cost your wonderful afternoon time. After the conversion, you'll get resulted videos via "Open" for playback or sharing with high quality.
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