How to Export an iMovie: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you’ve created something special with iMovie and want to share it with the world, you’ll need to know how to export your video. Luckily, the process is quick and straightforward. In this guide, we’ll take you through the steps to export your iMovie video.

Step 1: Click on the Share Icon

To get started, open your iMovie project and click on the share icon in the top right corner of the app. A list of options will appear, and you’ll want to select “file” from the list.

Step 2: Choose Your Video Settings

After selecting the “file” option, you’ll see a window with several settings you can adjust. First, give your video a title, and then copy and paste the description or write a new one in the description box. Leave the tag as default, and select the maximum available resolution that’s best for your video. In the quality section, select “high” for a balance of video quality and size. For compress, choose “better quality.”

Step 3: Save Your Video

Next, you’ll need to choose where to save your video on your computer. Browse to the directory where you want to save the file and click “save.” You’ll see a progress circle that shows how far along your video is in the exporting process. Wait for it to fill completely, and then your video will be ready to share with the world.

That’s it! Now you know how to export an iMovie video. Whether you’re sharing it on YouTube or another website, exporting your video is quick and easy.