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Which movie maker version is it possible to...?

In which version of windows movie maker can you put a video in the title overlay? I know it is possible because I did it with one of the old versions on my other computer, but when I threw it out I didn't remember to check. Any form of help would be greatly appreciated!

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thegeeke3 years ago
It should be possible on all of the newer versions... just download the latest version (windows live movie maker). I don't use Movie Maker any more... there are a whole lot of better programs out there... some of them aren't that expensive.
earthquakegames (author)  thegeeke3 years ago
I looked at every possible place in live movie maker, and I can't find anything that will bond two videos. Could you lead me in a direction so I know where to look?
Thanks a tun!
What do you mean by "bond two videos"? Do you mean do something like a PiP? (which is normally done with video tracks.) Movie Maker never had "true" video tracks... they had titles that you could have text that you could overlay onto a video, but you never had true video tracks.

Maybe if you explain the look you are trying to achieve, I would understand better. :)
earthquakegames (author)  thegeeke3 years ago
Lets say the picture below originally was two separate photographs, but someone edited them together and they came out as it looks currently. I would like to do that with my videos. The final product I would like in the video I'm making is to have two me's in the same scene. I hope this helps!
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OK, I know exactly what you are trying to do, but that was never doable on movie maker. I hate to say it, but movie maker has always been a pretty sorry program, and really hasn't gotten any better over the years. There was a semi-decent free program called debugmode wax 2.0, but it wasn't stable, and the newest OS I was able to make it work on was XP. In reality, video programs are what I spend most of my money on, so I'm not really up to date with the freeware out there for video, but the last time I looked, movie maker was considered the best free program for Windows. :( The cheapest program that I know of that can do what you want is Cyberlink PowerDirector. Even though I have adobe premier, adobe after effects, Vegas, etc. I still use PowerDirector for most of my edits... I really do like it. It runs about $80 ish, I would recommend at least version 8 or better. The GUI is similar to Movie Maker, so there isn't as much of a learning curve to it as with other editors.

Feel free to ask me if you have any more questions... I'm sorry I wasn't really able to help you find the answer you were looking for. :(
earthquakegames (author)  thegeeke3 years ago
I'll try wax 2.0. Thanks for all your help, you really know your stuff!
thegeeke3 years ago
No problem! Sorry I wasn't able to be of more help! :(