The Nikon 1 J5 is a compact mirrorless camera with a more ‘retro’ design that its predecessor and now has a secondary control dial. It is capable of 4K video capture at 15 fps (15p), as well as 1920 x 1080 video recordings at 60p/30p and 1280 x720 video capture at 120p/60p/30p. After recording, you may plan to transfer Nikon 1 J5 4K files to Windows Movie Maker for editing. This article will teach you how to make Nikon 1 J5 H.264 videos editable in Windows Movie Maker without problem.

“I’m trying to use the movies from my Nikon 1 J5 in Windows Movie Maker, but it won’t support .mov files. Any suggestions for a usable converter or a freeware movie maker that can help meimport Nikon MOV files into Windows Movie Maker?”

Fortunately this story had a happy ending once I found a simple method for converting .MOV files to .WMV format using a powerful third party program-UFUWare HD Video Converter! This converter not only can help users to make Nikon MOV videos compatible with WMM, but also offers other professional codecs for NLEs including Adobe Premiere, Avid, Sony Vegas, Pinnacle and more. Now, download the software on PC and follow the guide below to start conversion.

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How to convert Nikon 1 J5 4K files to WMV for Windows Movie Maker

Step 1. Launch the UFUWare HD Video Converter as the best Nikon 1 J5 Video Converter on Windows PC. When its main interface comes up, click “Add File” button to load 4K video files from your Nikon 1 J5 camera.

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Step 2. Hit the Format box and select “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > WMV (VC-1)(*.wmv)” on the dropdown menu as output format, it’s natvie fromat for Windows Movie Maker..

Convert Nikon 1 J5 4K video to WMV

Tip: If necessary, you can click “Settings” button and go to “Profiles Settings” panel to modify video and audio settings like video encoder, resolution, video bit rate, frame rate, aspect ratio, audio encoder, sample rate, audio bit rate, and audio channels.

Step 4. When ready, click “Convert” button to convert Nikon 1 J5 4K Video to WMV. Once the conversion process is complete, you can go to “Open Folder” button to get the generated .wmv files for editing in Movie Maker on Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP.