MXF is a “container” or “wrapper” format which supports a number of different streams of coded “essence”, encoded with any of a variety of codecs, together with a metadata wrapper which describes the material contained within the MXF file. MXF has been designed to address a number of problems with non-professional formats. MXF file format is not compatible with many programs. So you may have problem to play, edit or use these format.
Windows Movie Maker 2012 is a free video editor from Microsoft on Windows 7 and Windows 8. It is a part of Windows Essentials software suite and offers the ability to create and edit videos as well as to publish them on SkyDrive, Facebook, YouTube, and Flickr. And Windows Movie Maker 2012 software included new features including audio narration, audio waveforms, audio ducking and emphasis, Vimeo music store integration, support for H.264/MPEG-4 AVC encoding, customizable outlined text, and auto-save features, as well as video stabilization and rolling shutter correction for Windows 8 users.
How to edit mxf files on Windows Movie Maker 2012? Windows Movie Maker only supports a few videos formats like ASF, WMV, MPG, AVI, MP2,so you can choose a MXF Video Converter to convert 1080p/1080i/720p MXF videos to Windows Movie Maker 2012 and Windows Live Movie Maker for editing or burning directly. This article will tell you the best way to convert and import mxf video to Windows Movie Maker 2012 for editing with lossless of video quality.
Step 1. Download Aousoft MXF Video Converter on Windows 7/Windows 8.
Step 2. Load MXF videos to MXF Video Converter for Windows 7/ Windows 8.
Transfer the Canon/Panasonic/Sony .mxf to Windows computer hard drive via USB cable, run MXF Video Converter from Aousoft as the MXF to HD WMV converter, and click the “Add” button to load 1080p/1080i/720p .mxf videos.
Step 3. Choose HD WMV output format.
Click the “Format” option, and choose HD Video > WMV HD Video (*.wmv) as output format. The MXF Video Converter will convert MXF to WMV video codec. This MXF Video Converter will export wmv videos with original video resolution, and make the MXF videos stable on Windows Movie Maker 2012.
Step 4. Edit loaded MXF files. (Optional)
Click the button of “Editor” on the menu bar and the editor interface will come out with several editing options.They allow you to crop unwanted parts, trim video length and add some special effects to the video.
Step 5. Convert MXF to HD WMV.
Click the convert button under the preview window, and the conversion from MXF to 1080p WMV3 will start immediately. After the conversion, you may import the output HD videos to Window Movie Maker 2012 and mix the slides, pictures to create your home movies.
After creating home movies in Windows Movie Maker 2012, you can share the movies online on SkyDrive, Facebook, Youtube, watch movies on TV or even burn the videos to DVD in Windows DVD Maker. Just enjoy the creation with MXF Files.
This Best MXF Video Converter supports converting Canon XF MXF, Panasonic P2 MXF, Sony MXF to WMV, MP4, AVI, MPG, etc on Windows 7 and Windows 8.