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Tutorial on making a video

using Windows Movie Maker

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First, let us learn what is
Windows Movie Maker?

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Windows Movie Maker
is a freeware video editing
software by Microsoft.

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(codenamed Sundance,
formerly known as Windows
Live Movie Maker in Windows 7)

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It is a part of Windows
Essentials software suite

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and offers the ability to create
and edit videos

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as well as to publish them
on OneDrive, Facebook, Vimeo,
YouTube, and Flickr.

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The first release of Windows
Movie Maker was included
with Windows ME in 2000.

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Version 1.1 was included in
Windows XP a year later,

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and included support for
creating DV AVI and WMV 8 files.

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Version 2.0 was released as a
free update in November
2002, and added a number of
new features

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Version 2.1, a minor update, is
included in Windows XP Service
Pack 2.

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The Movie Maker in Windows XP
Media Center Edition 2005 had
more transitions and support
for DVD burning.

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An updated version, Windows
Live Movie Maker 2011,

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was released on August 17,
2010, adding webcam capture,
support for high-definition
video,

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the ability to upload videos
directly to SkyDrive
and Facebook,

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and the ability to add media files
stored on network shares to
projects.

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With the discontinuation of
the Windows Live brand

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(and the re-branding of the
Windows Live suite as
Windows Essentials),

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Windows Movie Maker 2012
was released in April 2012.

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Support for recording
voiceovers was restored, along
with an audio mixer and
integration

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with several free stock
music services. H.264/MP4
became the default export
format

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(replacing Windows Media
Video), support for uploading
to Vimeo was introduced,

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and hardware accelerated video
stabilization was also added as
an exclusive feature
for Windows 8 users.

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Now, lets start
this tutorial.

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Open Windows movie maker
by clicking the start icon in
lower left of our screen.

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Then click
Windows live movie maker.

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To start our movie making
project,
Click Add videos and photo.

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Now, open the folder where
your picture are saved then
hilight it and click open

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To add more picture
for your video project,
just click again the Add video
and photo to repeat the process.

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To delete the photo that you
dont want to be added in your
movie project,
Click the photo then press
delete button on your
keyboard.

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To add music for your movie
project,
click Add music.

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Select the music for
your movie project,
then click open

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To add title for
your movie project,
click Title.

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Now edit the title
for your movie project.
“Life of Truth Church
Workers Convention
@ Peniel 2011”

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To put closing credits to our
movie project,
click the down arrow beside the
Credits then click credits.

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Add the closing credits
for your movie project.

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Now to add animation
to our movie project,
click Animation

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Select animations for
Transitions,
this can apply to all or
individually.
For now I will select
Apply to all.

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Click any picture
to select for Pan and Zoom
animation.
Then click selected animation
then click apply to all.

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Now that you added your music,
animation and credits to your
movie project. Its time to edit the
timing of each slides to insync
with the music.

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Since the music we added has
4 minutes and 41 seconds
duration and our slides only has
3 minutes and 58 seconds.

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Click Edit,
then add seconds to
the slide that you chose.
Do this until you reach
the same length of
time of your music,

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Since we already insync our slides
and music, we can now play our
movie project.
Click the play button

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Now to save our movie project,
click the arrow besides
the movie maker

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Click save project as.

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Then name your
movie project and click save.

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Or we can save our movie
project to a movie file,
Click the Save movie.

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Then click
Recommended for this project

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Lets upload our movie in
Youtube

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Open your Gmail Account then
click Youtube

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Click upload

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Then click the
Select files to upload

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Click the saved movie project
and click open

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Once uploading is done,
Click the publish button to finish
the process.

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You can now see your movie in
your Youtube channel

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Thanks for your time and
I hope you have learned
from this tutorial.

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God bless.

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