Re: movie maker, avi files
> Hello again & Thanks for the help.
> I notice that the .avi files work OK in Media Player, even though
> they crash movie-maker. Is this to be expected ?
Yes...just because a file plays in Windows Media Player
is no guarantee that it will be compatible with Movie MAker.
> I use AVC (Any Video Converter) to convert files. Do you know it & do
> you thinks it's OK.
Sorry...I have no experience what that converter.
Try the conversion and see what happens.
> I have never tried installing extra codecs, is it straightforward ,
> and might it help movie-maker to work properly ?
All I can say is it may be worth a try.
FWIW...it's always a good idea to create a System
Restore point before installing software.
J. Inzer MS-MVP
Digital Media Experience
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