How to Open a Torrent File in Windows Movie Maker

Published on by Chris King

Windows Movie Maker can’t recognize your Torrent file? Here I’ll show you how to solve the problem.

How to Open a Torrent File in Windows Movie Maker
As we know, a TORRENT file contains metadata about files and folders, along with a list of network locations of trackers. And a TORRENT can be used to transfer any file type like MP4, MKV, TS, MOV, QuickTime, etc. If you want to open a torrent file in Windows Movie Maker with these formats, you will get disappointed as WMM can’t read and open it. Fortunately, there is an easy way to fix the issue.

The easy workaround is to change torrent file that come in MP4, TS, MKV, MOV, 3GP, AVI to Windows Movie Maker acceptable file format like WMV before importing. Actually, it’s not as difficult as you imagine. What you need is a just a common video converter like Brorsoft Video Converter. It supports creating high quality WMV video for your Windows Movie Maker, no matter what’s the format of your source video files. It can convert almost any video to WMV so you can import your video to Windows Movie Maker for editing. Plus, it comes with all regular video editing tools like Trim, Crop, Effect, Subtitle, Watermark. For basic video editing tasks, you can even replace your Windows Movie Maker with it.

How to Convert Torrent File to Windows Movie Maker

Step 1: Launch the video converter app, and then Click on the "Add" button to find the torrent movie that you need to convert and add it to the program.



Step 2: Click “Format” menu firstly and then follow “HD Video” to set WMV HD(*.wmv) format. If you want to make changes to the video settings like resolution, bit rate and other settings, click the Settings button beside Format bar.



Step 3: When everything is ready, click the Convert button and all the imported torrent files will be converted to WMV format by the best torrent file converter.

Step 4: Start importing converted torrents to Windows Movie Maker for further editing.

Depending on your version of Windows Movie Maker or Windows Live Movie Maker, the buttons are slightly different:

a. Import video to Windows Movie Maker: When the conversion complete, open Windows Movie Maker and click Import or Import Video on the left to import your video to the movie collection and drag and drop to the timeline for editing.

b. Import video to Windows Live Movie Maker: Start Windows Live Movie Maker and go to Home tab in the ribbon menu and click Add video in the Add panel to locate the video.

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