MKV, an open source container format, can provide support for a vast number of audio, video and subtitle compression formats. And MKV contains compressed video and audio streams along with an encoder. For Mac users, there is a common problem that how to import MKV into iMovie on mac os x. iMovie is very selective about what video formats can be imported, MPEG-4, DV, MOV are iMovie naturally supported video formats. MKV files are not included, so MKV can’t be imported to iMovie directly. If you want to import MKV to iMovie, this advice should help you out
Doremisoft Mac Video Converter clears the barrier to import MKV to iMovie. It’s time to make iMovie more accessible and convenient to use. Video Converter for Mac, the best MKV to iMovie Converter, has the ability to convert MKV to iMovie MOV or iMovie MP4 easily with just a few mouse clicks. MKV to iMovie Converter supports iMovie 08, iMovie 09, iMovie 11 versions. Therefore, with MKV to iMovie Converter at hand, you feel free to edit MKV files with iMovie without any limitation.
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There are step-by-step tutorial on how to convert MKV to iMovie with Doremisoft Video Converter Mac:
Launch Video Converter for Mac, click 'Add Files' to browse your computer hard drive and select the videos you want to convert
Click the Arrow to the very right of the Profile field to open the Profile down-up list. From the opened list, move your mouse cursor to iMovie, and select an iMovie video format you prefer from the iMovie profiles.
Click on the green Start button on the lower part of the application window. The program will begin to convert your MKV files to iMovie immediately.