TheOsmosystem fromDJIenables full DCI 4K, UDH 4K, 1080p FHD and 720p HD recording in MP4 file in a .MOV wrapper with compression codec. For Windows users, there is no simple way to combine DJI Osmo clips with with titles, transitions, background music, and effects in a pretty simple way.
Load DJI Osmo H.264 to Windows Movie Maker
Before going further, first let's have a glance at the the media compatibility of DJI Osmo MP4 with Windows Movie Maker. After searching for Windows Movie Maker supported file formats, we find that it lacks the ability to handle MP4 files compressed with MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 codec. It also means that you will fail to open DJI Osmo MP4 video with Windows Movie Maker.
Transcode DJI Osmo H.264 MP4 for WMM
To get DJI Osmo H.264 MP4 imported to WMM, you can either download or install a H.264 codec or encode H.264 to Windows Movie Maker to WMM best supported editing formats such as WMV format. Here, you can get the job easily completed with a remarkable application called Pavtube Video Converter. If the DJI Osmo footage is recorded with 4K, as WMM can't handle 4k resolution video, you can compress 4K to 1080p for smooth editing in Windows Movie Maker.
Besides DJI Osmo H.264, you can also load other incompatible file formats such as Gopro Hero video, DJI Phantom 4K video, AVCHD mts/m2ts, Torrent AVI files, etc to Windows Movie Maker editable file formats.
Trim/Crop/Split/Merge DJI Osmo video
Apart from converting DJI Osmo 4K for Windows Movie Maker, the program can also act as a simple DJI Osmo video footage editing app. You can trim or cut video to remove unwanted parts or segments, merge separate video clips into one file, split large files into small parts by file size, length or count, crop the black bars around the video frame, add video/image/transparent text watermark to video, apply special rendering effects to video, etc.
How to Import and Edit DJI Osmo 4K with Windows Movie Maker?
Step 1: Load DJI Osmo 4K files into the program.
Start the program on your Mac computer, click "File"> "Add Video/Audio"or "Add from folder"to load DJI Osmo 4K 4K files into the program from your Mac local drive.
Step 2: Output Windows Movie Maker supported formats.
Click the pull down menu of "Format", then you will be able toselect Windows Movie Maker best favorable editing format by following "HD Video">"WMV HD (*.wmv)".
Step 3: Compress DJI 4K to 1080p.
Step 4: Edit video.
Check an item to active the "Video Editor" function, then click the pencil like icon on the top tool bar to open the "Video Editor" window, you can trim video length, crop video black bars, add watermark, apply sepcial rendering effect, remove/replace audio in video, etc.
Step 4: Start video conversion process.
Click "Convert" button to start to compress and convert DJI Osmo MP4 to Windows Movie Maker compatible 1080p WMV formats. Once the conversion is finished, you can click "Open Output Folder" button to get theoutput files effortlessly, and now you are ready to import and edit any files with Windows MovieMaker. Just import the converted files to Windows Movie Maker for editing via its "Import video" option.