An avi file can be compressed by lots of different codecs. If one doesn't
work then it's usually about converting it to another that does.
See the Import Movie Source Files > Video > AVI page of my website.
website references are to www.papajohn.org
"jack" <jack@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>I have the same proble, do you have a conclusion?
> "paladin_telcontar" wrote:
>> I've seen a few related topics, but nothing that specifically addressed
>> issue, so I hope this hasn't already been answered elsewhere.
>> All the .avi files I have tried to import into Windows Movie Maker have
>> had the audio, and when I've opened the properties window, it says that
>> are audio files, even though I imported them as video. Random video
>> that came with my computer (.wmv files) work. I know that other people
>> had to convert their files to .avi files to make them work, but what do
>> do when it is .avi files that won't work?
>> Thanks in advance,