.wlmp actually is not a video file but a movie project created by Microsoft Windows Live Movie Maker. Usually, this file contains movie transitions, music, and effects as well as links to digital photos or videos. Since it's not a valid video file, it can't be played by regular media players like VLC, QuickTime, iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. Then the question comes: How to convert WLMP files to play and share anywhere? Well, let's learn how convert Windows Live Movie Maker WLPM files to WMV, MP4, MOV, AVI, FLV, etc. with ease.
Step 1. Save WLMP project file as video
Open Windows Live Movie Maker and click File > Open Project to open the WLMP file and then click File > Save movie to save your WLMP project file as a WMV video. (In Windows Live Movie Maker 2012, you can also export WLMP to MP4.)
In this way, Windows Live Movie Maker itself is the best WLMP converter to convert WLMP to WMV or MP4. However, sometimes you want to export WLMP files to other format like AVI, FLV, MOV, etc. If it's the case, read on.
Step 2. Get a WLMP converter to convert WLMP to AVI, MOV, FLV and more
To convert Windows Live Movie Maker WLMP project files to other video formats, a video converter is needed. Here Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate is highly recommended to help you convert WLMP video files to any regular video formats like AVI, MOV, FLV, 3GP, VOB, MKV, MP4, etc. and convert them for portable devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod, etc. in Windows 7/Vista. Download it and follow the tips below to finish the WLMP conversion.
The main interface of Aimersoft Video Converter Ultimate is as below:
As you can see, you can finish your task in three simply steps:
1. Click Add Files to loaded the exported WLMP WMV videos to the program.
2. Click Output Format to bring up the drop-down menu of the format list and select a preferable video format as the output format.
3. Click the big Convert button to start converting WLMP to your specified format.
That's it. After the conversion, click Open Folder to locate the converted videos and just enjoy them.
Download WLMP File Converter: