Import photos and videos
To make a movie with Movie Maker, you'll need some photos and videos on your computer. You can import photos and videos from your digital camera, a flash memory card, DVDs, or your mobile phone.
Watch this video to learn how to import your photos and videos with Photo Gallery and Movie Maker. (0:43)
To import your photos and videos into Movie Maker, connect the camera to your computer by using a USB cable, and then turn on the camera. Click the Movie Maker button, and then click Import from device.
If the Photos and videos will be imported into Photo Gallery message appears, click OK.
Click the device you want to import photos and videos from, and then click Import.
On the New photos and videos were found page, click Import all new items now, type a name for all the photos and videos, and then click Import.
In Photo Gallery, select the check box in the upper-left corner for each photo or video you want to use in your movie. On the Create tab, in the Share group, click Movie.
When the photos and videos appear in Movie Maker, you’re ready to start making your movie.