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editing .mov files on pc

by trifi999 / November 1, 2008 2:20 AM PDT

Im just starting out with video editing so i used my old camera that shoots in .mov files. When i tryed to edit them in widows movie maker they would not import because they are .mov files. Is there any program for pc that will allow me to edit .mov files?

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Just so you know.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 1, 2008 3:29 AM PDT

You didn't tell what that camera was and if the camera's supplied software offered conversion. So there isn't much to write about since even using google.com for MOV CONVERSION is likely a DEAD END since without the small details no one can get this right.
Bob

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here is the details
by trifi999 / November 1, 2008 4:58 AM PDT
In reply to: Just so you know.

the camera is a Kodak DX6490 (which sure is a digital camera that can record video but my dad won't let me touch his camera) and the software that came with it my dad lost (since this is a semi-old camera and he got a new one so he threw the software away).

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I had the dx6490 and now a dx7590.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 1, 2008 5:07 AM PDT
In reply to: here is the details

That's great! Ok, this camera has a PROPRIETARY FORMAT and only the Kodak software was able to convert it to something more usable. Since you lost the CD, go get the software from kodak.com next.
Bob

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Now What
by trifi999 / November 1, 2008 8:10 AM PDT

I got the software (it was easyshare 7.0) but I cannot find where it is to convert the file? What steps should i take to convert?

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Odd. But an alternate.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 1, 2008 9:57 PM PDT
In reply to: Now What
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I have convert .mov to dvd before, but ...
by ahtoi / November 2, 2008 3:55 AM PST

I don't remember which program though. I would suggest maybe download Nero for a trial run.

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For DVD I use DVD FLICK.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 2, 2008 3:57 AM PST

Still one of the best.

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