Windows® Movie Maker Freezing Issues
Tips to resolve Windows Movie Maker freezing issues
Windows Movie Maker is advanced video editing software that is bundled with the Windows Me, XP, Vista and Windows 7 operating systems. The initial version of Windows Movie maker was released with Windows ME operating system in 2000. Windows Movie Maker 6.0 is one of the latest versions released by Microsoft. The Windows Movie Maker 2.6 is compatible with both Windows Vista and Windows 7, version 6.0 is released with Windows 7 only. The Movie Maker helps you to create new videos from your existing ones, you could add in more snaps, combine different clips, and enable music, effects and so on. The Layout of movie maker comprises of a storyboard view and a timeline view and a preview pane. The Movie Maker that comes with the latest Windows 7 OS includes a different set of effect and transitions. With the latest feature, you can edit your favorite videos by simply dragging it in to the interface of the movie maker. You may face some issues in running the Movie Maker on your computer, it could be due to some issues prevailing in your computer.
Following are Windows Movie Maker freezing issue, its causes and tips to fix such issues:
- Registry or system requirement issue
- Malware issues
- Tips to fix the issues
Registry or system requirement issue
You may face some freeze issues with your Windows Movie Maker installed in your computer, if you have not met the minimum system requirements. You may find your Movie Maker freeze or hang if you have not met the minimum processor or RAM requirement. The presence of bloated registry may also stir up trouble with your Windows Movie maker. When you install and uninstall programs or create changes to your Windows 7, a lot of registry entries are created and the useless registry clutter may create issues for the functioning of the Windows Movie Maker.
The presence of malwares in your computer also can be the reason for the freeze issues with your Windows Movie Maker. This is because, the malwares present in your computer might take up your system resources and you will have issues in running the applications or programs installed in your computer. Your CPU usage will go high for no reason and your Movie Maker would hang or freeze when you are performing any movie task with it.
You can easily fix the freeze issues with your Windows Movie Maker on your own, for this you can check the issue faced. If you find to have freeze issues due to malware issues, you could scan and fix all the threats in your computer after updating it. If you find to have freeze issues due to the system requirements, you would need to ensure the minimum system requirements for the proper functioning of the Movie maker. To fix the issues with your registry clutter, you can clean up your Windows 7 registry and remove all the useless data fragments and no longer needed information.
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