December 17th, 2014 by Smile Harney
MPG or MPEG is the short form of Moving Pictures Experts Group, includes MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4. iMovie only imports .mpg encoded with MPEG-4. If we import .mpg encoded with MPEG-1 or MPEG-2 to iMovie, it will end in fail.
In order to import all kinds of MPG or MPEG files to iMovie, a recommended solution is to convert MPG to iMovie more supported MP4 or MOV encoded with MPEG-4 or H.264. Here, we'd like to highly recommend a professional MPG to iMovie Converter - iDealshare VideoGo. With it, you can convert MPG to iMovie with only one click, and then you can import MPG into iMovie, import MPEG to iMovie, import MPEG-1 into iMovie, import MPEG-2 to iMovie.
Please follow the simple converting MPG to iMovie format steps as below:
Click "Add File" button to import MPG files which you want to import into iMovie. Or simply drag and drop your MPG clips into this professional MPG to iMovie converter. Batch conversion is also supported through batch adding MPG files.
Click the "Profile" drop-down button to select iMovie more supported MOV, MP4, DV from the "General Video" category.
Click the BIG ROUND button at the right bottom side to finish converting MPG to iMovie. Now you can add MPG to iMovie and edit MPG in iMovie easily.