How do I share a Movie Maker movie in email?

After you’re completed a movie, Movie Maker makes it possible to share it in a variety of ways, including a lower-resolution file optimized for email.

To share a movie in email

  1. Open Windows Live Movie Maker by clicking the Start button The Start button. In the search box, type Movie Maker, and then, in the list of results, click Windows Live Movie Maker.
  2. Open the movie that you want to share in Movie Maker, and on the Home tab, in the Share group, click the drop-down next to Save movie, and then click For email.

  3. Name the movie that you’re saving to share in email with a unique name. Click Save.

  4. Open your email program, compose a new message, and attach the movie you just saved before sending it.


  • Some email providers restrict the size of files you can send in email. This limit varies by email provider.

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