A low-end video editing software produced by Apple which allows for editing videos on a Mac, iPod Touch 4th generation, iPhone 4 and iPad 2.

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Why can't imovie see videos I have shared to icloud?

I used my iphone 5 to create several short videos that I want to use on my ipad as part of a larger project. Rather than airdrop them I shared them all to the cloud. On my ipad I go to the photos ...
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iMovie in iPad cannot find clips after sync with laptop

The kids have loved making movies in iMovie on the iPad. So much so that they filled it with their clips. So I synced to my laptop and selected the "delete from device" option in Photos figuring that ...
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Import video to iMovie 10.0.7 at lower quality

In the older iMovie programs I was able to choose to reduce the 1080p videos to something like 920x540. This quality is more than sufficient for my purposes and it greatly speeds up the editing ...
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iMovie 10.0.7 How do I mark my “favorite” part of a video and move it into the timeline

Under the old version you could make the part of the video clip you liked and it would show GREEN after you moved it into the the timeline. This version shows the make area in the menu, but does not ...
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Trouble with IMovie?

My friend can get iMovie for free on his iPhone, but I can't. I still have to pay $4.99 for the app. I've asked 3 other friends about the app and all of them get it free. Why can't I get this app?
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75 gb of files in iMovie but no files showing up

I have 75gb of storage used in iMovie but there are no files showing up there, How do I find these files?
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How do I get a clip to fade to black in iMovie 10.0.6?

It won't let me select any of the "fade to" options. How do I change this?
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Change duration of still frames in iMovie 10.0.7 [duplicate]

I am making a video that contains both video footage and still frames but I can't find where to change duration of still frames to longer than 4 seconds. How can I change the duration of a still ...
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iMovie 10.0.7 cannot turn themes music on

Thanks if you can help. I cannot find where to turn the iMovie 10.0.7 themes music on. I can hear the preview before 'create' but the music doesn't appear in the project.
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iMovie crashes on opening

iMovie keeps crashing whenever I open it. It opens up the window comes up and it starts loading files and then it crashes. I wanted to add the crash report but it was too long
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iMovie 10.0.7 is crashing at launch

I'm using the last version of iMovie (10.0.7) on Yosemite, I did a movie and I was playing on stabilization of videos when it crashed for the first time. Now, it is crashing at launch. If I hold ...
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Where is ken burns effect in iMovie 10.0.7?

I'm not finding the ken burns effect any more in iMovie 10.0.7. Is it not included anymore? Went to "crop", nothing there this time but crop itself. No more "adjust" tool either. Where are you, Ken ...
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How to display timecodes with iMovie 10.0.7 N

On discussion forums, I read that I have to go to iMovie Preferences and ask to display timecodes. https://support.apple.com/kb/PH2129?locale=en_US&viewlocale=fr_FR But my preferences window ...
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My home videos are not visible in iMovie on ipad

I recorder some videos with my camera, then copied them on my computer, and moved to iTunes library. I synced them with my iPad, there are in my iPad. But they are not visible in my iMovie. What to do ...
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System Files iMovie 10 & 8.0.6 Garage Band 10 & 5.1

I am trying to remove some clutter from my HardDrive. I notice that I have both iMovie 10 and iMover ver8.0.6 installed. Similarly I have Garageband 10 and Garageband 5.1 installed. I would like to ...
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Why don't images in iCloud appear as available in iMovie on IOS?

I want to create a full video on IOS device but use a predetermined asset for an intro screen. I have added a JPEG to my iCloud account formatted to video screen size. I then created a movie project ...
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iMovie: how to export compressed videos

When importing, in iMovie 10.0.6, a video and then exporting (using the "Share" button) as a file, I realised that the new file is much bigger than the original (about 10 times bigger). My question ...
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How do you add multiple speed boundaries to an iMovie project?

I'm creating an an iMovie project, with a single clip (about 30 seconds long). At the beginning of the clip, I want it at 100% speed. In the middle of the clip, I want it to play at 25% (slo-mo). At ...
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iMovie titles line spacing

Is it possible to adjust the line spacing on title screens (specifially: scrolling credits) in iMovie 10? I can find some references on how to do it in previous versions of iMovie (see e.g. font ...
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What's a good workflow for importing photos and videos?

When I plug in an SD card (or connect my iPhone), I'd like to import all photos to iPhoto, all movies to iMovie and delete everything I've just imported from the card / device. I currently import ...
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iMovie 10.0.6 for Yosemite help needed

Help!! I'm lost with the interface for iMovie 10.0.6. I have created iMovies with previous versions of iMovie (the most recent being iMovie 9). When I installed and then opened iMovie 10.0.6 on my ...
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Transferring iPhoto movies into iMovie

I have transferred iPhoto movies into iMovie by first copying them to a folder on desktop, trimming them and then importing into iMovie. Now, however, if I move that newly created folder of movies on ...
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Make a movie with clickable chapters

I used to use iDVD to create movies with clickable chapters. In Yosemite, iDVD is gone. I want to make a movie, but not necessarily save it on a DVD, I would like to save it on a USB flash memory, ...
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iMovie 09, setting all clips to 'fit' mode

I'm currently making an experiment that requires taking loads of pictures and then putting them into a video for analysis. However when I import them to iMovie 09, it gives the Ken Burns effect, which ...
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iMovie 10.0.5 won't record live video

I'm trying to record an input from a Sony DVMC-DA2 Digital Media Converter. I can select the device and see the incoming signal. When I hit import it says "recording" and I see the time display ...
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I was a wiz with iMovie 11 - now completely an idiot with 10.0.6 - can't do simple things. help!

I was so proficient with iMovie '11 -- made more than 200 short videos. Now I'm with iMovie 10.0.6 which crashes a lot, and everything is different. I tried to follow the directions above, but when ...
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How can I improve old blurry video clips using iMovie 11 or QuickTime?

I am trying to improve or get a better resolution from old somewhat blurred TV video clips that I have downloaded from tube. These are usually 4-5 minute clips from the 1970's. I do not have any ...
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Navigate directly to particular elapsed time into movie using iMovie?

I have video of my son's sports games. During each game, when he makes a good play, I note the elapsed time (like 3:17, or 3 minutes 17 seconds in). Later, once I've transferred the videos from the ...
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Why won't video from ffmpeg show in QuickTime, iMovie or quick preview?

I've been using ffmpeg for the occasional video conversion for quite some time, and recently discovered that H.264 (libx264) videos generated by ffmpeg aren't working in iMovie or QuickTime (nor will ...
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Projects between iMovie iPhone and iMovie OS X synchronised?

I am trying to address the question here about transferring the videos between OS X and iOS from the iMovie perspective. Because iMovie is Apple product, I hope there is some easy synchronisation. ...
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Open iMovie '09 .rcproject in iMovie 10

I have a vintage 2009 iMovie project (.rcproject) I rescued from an old Time Machine backup, and I'm trying to open it in iMovie 10 under Yosemite. It's large enough that I'm pretty sure it does ...
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iMovie Clip not rendering

I imported some videos from my phone onto my laptop. They are mp4 files and when I play them they play properly. However, when I import them into iMovie they are all really laggy and the video lags ...
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iMovie does not open anymore with error in Console: -10699

I used iMovie a lot in the past days (Mac Mini Late 2012 - Mac OS X 10.10) but now if I press the icon in the dock it just does nothing. With spotlight search the same and opening it from the Finder ...
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iMovie Help: Updating old iMovie Projects to Mac (10.9)

Hoping for some advice.. Our previous Mac died and our old iMovie files are now on an external drive. I have been looking around for threads on updating projects, but decided to try and ask here. I ...
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iMovie 2014: Update photos after placing them in timeline

I have several JPG photos in my iMovie project. I have put these photos in by dragging and dropping them. I have now updated these photos outside of iMovie. Is there a way to get iMovie to use these ...
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How do I export event video from iMovie 9.0.4 to my external hard drive?

I need to export video events to my external hard drive. I am using iMovie version 9.0.4. How do I do this. All the instructions I'm finding on the web are for later versions of imovie.
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I accidentally deleted an iMovie project, but I recovered it. Now it is too blurry to see!

I accidentally deleted an iMovie event with an important school project within it, but I recovered it by going to Finder, then clicking Movies. I re-uploaded them to iMovie but now they are so blurry, ...
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How to use the antishake option for iMovie

I have a .mp4 video clip recorded with a GoPro camera, that I like to stabilize. I want to use iMovie, which I understand should have an antishake function according to this information. In iMovie I ...
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How to get iMovie, iPhoto & garage band back after rebuilding system?

My hard drive malfunctioned and I had to have it replaced with a new one and reboot my Mac. Now iPhoto, iMovie and garage band have all disappeared and are no longer on my Mac. Is there any way to get ...
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Way to add reverb in iMovie

I know its possible in Garageband but is there a way to apply a reverb effect to video or audio clips in iMovie? By the way I have iMovie Version 10.0.6 installed on my mac. Any suggestions would be ...
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iMovie: select parts I want to use

I'm new to iMovie I have imported the raw footage I want to edit Here is the noob question: How do I select the parts I want to use? It seems, in older versions of iMovie, this was done simply by ...
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iMovie does not import audio with video

I've created four separate videos (screencasts) using Open Broadcaster Software v.637b on Windows 8.1 and did a voiceover as I was recording the video. I can open each video in VLC and the audio plays ...
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Why can't I update iMovie?

I tried to update iMovie and got the following error. Update Unavailable with This Apple ID This update is not available for this Apple ID either because it was bought by a different user or ...
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IMovie06' Not working anymore because of Yosemite

I upgraded to Yosemite and now my Imovie 06' will not work. I need to open and finish projects that are due in three weeks. What are my options?
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Using imovie, how can I create a short highlight films from a long movie?

I have an hour long video that I have from a trip and I want to create a highlight film (around 5 mins).. Using Imovie, is there any particular feature to do this. I see there are the movie trailers ...
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iMovie 10.0.9 Won't load video

I have a camcorder hooked up to my iMac running iMovie 10.0.9. When I try to import the video, I get question marks, and then the HDD Camera clicks off the menu. How can I get the video into iMovie to ...
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Is it possible to reinstall iMovie in case I delete it?

I'm considering to delete iMovie since I'm not using it at all and it takes more than 2.5 GB. But before deleting it, is it possible to reinstall it in the future in case I want to use it?
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Creating iOS app preview in iMovie but getting iTunes Connect Error [duplicate]

I'm creating an app preview for an iOS app using Apple's instructions (record video using QuickTime, import into iMovie, File -> App Preview) yet I get the following error message when I attempt to ...
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Missing iMovies

my macbook air had problems earlier, so I later had to reboot it. Then I had to accept it through Macintosch. Afterwards, my laptop started working and I found my iMovies app missing. how am i able to ...
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iMovie 10.0.5 not showing the hard drives

I would like to copy my projects from iMovie to an external hard disk. In all the answers and videos I saw to learn this it says that after the hard disk is connected to the Mac an icon is shown in ...