How to Bring FLV flash video to iMovie

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How to Bring FLV flash video to iMovie

Downloaded some movie files in .flv; however, I'm unable to import these FLV flash video into iMovie. Whenever I click the import button, the file I'd like to import is grayed out in iMovie. Little searching turns out the solution. Now I’d like to share the method to work FLV files in iMovie without hassle.

Flash video (FLV) is the most generally compatible format for sharing video on the Internet, but FLV is not a compatible format for iMovie. One way to get around this limitation is to convert the FLV files you wish to edit into a format that is compatible with iMovie program and Apple InterMediate Codec is the wise choice. To get the work done effortlessly, you can turn to Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac to convert FLV to iMovie compatible video format. The program is a professional yet easy-to-use video converter. It lets you convert .flv files to iMovie in a few clicks. And iMovie preset is included for easy access. See how below about converting FLV to iMovie AIC .mov format.

How to Convert FLV to iMovie edit-friendly format

1. Load Flash video files

Drag FLV files to the program directly. Or go to the "File" menu, choose "Add Video" to locate the FLV files you want to add. You can add several files to do batch conversion.

2. Select the output format

You can choose iMovie/FCE --> Apple InterMediate Codec(AIC) (*.mov) as the output format. The output format is designed for iMovie 11/09/08 and Final Cut Express specially.

Tip -Profile Settings: In case the default settings do not fit your requirement, you can click "Settings" button and enter "Profile Settings" panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.

3. Start conversion

Click the "Convert" button to start the FLV to AIC .mov conversion.

After the conversion, click "Open" to locate the result videos. You're now ready to get the result files into iMovie to do further editing.

Related Guides:
How to Convert FLV to MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, MPEG, M4V
How to Import FLV to Final Cut Pro

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