This is likely the hardest part of the lesson. Many will repeat the question "Why?" but as soon as we connect with firewire many things magically begin to work.
Lesson 2. Try Windows Movie Maker 2.
Not too good in my book but can get you going.
Lesson 3. Toss Movie Maker 2 and move up.
I like the titles from Ulead.com, demos are free and later you may like Sony Vegas.
There it is. Almost all the steps people go though condensed to fit in this small space.
I?m new to the home video and digital camcorder world. What suggestions are there for video editing software on a Windows based home computer? Do I need special software to compress the imported camera file and another program to edit it? What formats are easiest to work with? Any suggestions on where to learn more about video editing, burning and posting videos to the web?