Chapter 9

Making DVD Movies with WM9 and MS Movie Maker 2

In this Chapter…

System Requirements

Production Workflow: Movie Maker + DVD Workshop

Reasons for Learning Movie Maker 2

There is no shortage of sources available for learning how to use Movie Maker, the free Microsoft NLE available for download at So why, despite Version 2’s rich feature set, does the product still seem a bit stigmatized? Maybe because it’s free, or that it only works with Windows XP, or because the marketing and collateral materials make it seem limited to home movie production.

It’s a rhetorical question, but most potential users still don’t appreciate what this program can do for desktop video professionals, especially ...

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