Common Tasks

As you'd expect, Movie Maker has common commands for many housekeeping tasks you perform in the Storyboard and Timeline views. Here are the major ones, shown in the Timeline view for simplicity.

To delete assets

Select the asset to delete. Movie Maker highlights the clip.
Do one of the following:
  • Press the Delete key.
  • From the Movie Maker main menu, choose Edit > Delete (Figure 9.32).
    Figure 9.32. One way to delete a clip in the Storyboard/Timeline window.

  • Right-click and choose Delete (Figure 9.33).
    Figure 9.33. Another way to delete, using the right-click command.
Movie Maker deletes the clip from the Timeline, but not from ...

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