How to Import AVI Files Output from Muvizu to iMovie

With Muvizu, you can create movies quickly and easily, even animate your story in 3D effect. When you render your video out of Muvizu with the “make video” button, it should create an avi file.

When the files are required further editing with other NLEs, people may encounter the compatible issue, such as the below:

I am creating a Muvizu project on a PC. When complete is there a way to bring my video into a mac so I can edit in iMovie?

In my opinion, the avi file should be able to be imported into imovie, but if not, then use a video converter to make it an mp4.

muvizu avi to imovie

As for transcode the output avi file from Muvizu, you need a video converter. You can google with “Video Converter” and select one of the video converter. And here we recommend you an easy-to use, functional video converter and video editor – Brorsoft Video Converter (right clike here and opne in the new window to see the full features about it).

With it, you can convert the video file output from Muvizu (any version are supported) to the mp4 format that compatible with iMovie. However, if you download and install the Brosoft Video Converter alreally, iMovie most compatible and native video codec: Apple InterMediate Codec, which short as AIC, are recomended. The video files in AIC codec can be import to iMovie without render, and edit more smooth. Here we give the simple step-by-step guide.

Additonal reading: As an all-in-one video converter and video editor, Brorsoft Video Converter support re-encode SD video clips (H.264/H.265 MP4, MKV, MOV, WMV, AVI, FLV), digital camcorder recordings (XAVC (S/L), MXF, MTS AVCHD, MOV, MP4), DVR videos (TiVo), audio files (MP3, MP2, WMA, FLAC) and more to various video/audio formats playable on the mobile phones, tablets, game consoles(PS3, PS4, Xbox One/360), TVs as well as video editing software (Final Cut Pro, Final Cut Express, iMovie, Sony Vegas, Avid, Adobe Premiere…)

Guide: Convert Muvizu Output AVI File to iMovie Compatible Codec

Free download, install and run Brorsoft Video Converter, the trail-before-purchase quick download icon provide here, you can also turn to Brorsoft page for downloading.

video converer - trial download video converter for mac - trial download

Keep in mind that you have download the right version, Mac OS .dmg files cannot be installed on Windows platform – and vice versa.


Step 1: Add sources video to the software.

From “File” drop down menu, click the “File” icon to load source avi video output from Muvizu from your local computer to the program.

Step 2: Define output file format.

Click “Format” icon, and select what video format you want. Here, we choose “Appke InterMediate Codec(AIC)(*.mov)” as the output file format from its drop-down options.

aic codec

Tip: If you like, adjust video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality.

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Spet 3. Start converting

When all is OK, just click the Convert button to start converting your avi file to iMovie compatible AIC codec files. After the conversion, find your converted video clips in the destination folder and add them to iMovie for further editing.

More FAQs please turn to, the more functions introduced there.

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