Movie Maker


Windows Movie Maker makes home movies amazingly fun. With Movie Maker  you can create, edit, and share your home movies right on your computer.

Cost: Free.
Availability: Download (for Windows)

Past Overall Rankings
2018: –      2017: –    2016: 77     2015: 78     2014: –      2013: –
2012: 68    2011: –    2010: –       2009: 88     2008: 83    2007: –

Comments from those who selected MovieMaker as one of their Top 10 Tools

“easy win for Windows users” Kerry Johnson, e-learning developer, Australia, 2016

“Yes, I know this one is a bit dated, but, it is still a wonderful program to edit video with a very simple interface.” Neale Murden, Online learning facilitator, Australia, 2016

“Simple and fast in making useful instruction or information video for in your class” B. Spitters, Primary/Secondary (K12) teacher, Netherlands, 2106

“for its ease of use for generating videos for uploading” University/College teacher, UK, 2016

“with my foray into vlogging, this has been critical” Helen Blunden,2015

“Microsoft Movie Maker to create videos from slides to demo course and use in content.” Linda Willis, 2014″This free, PC-based moving editing software allows for the quick cutting and export of video footage which I use to include in presentations or when authoring content for YouTube.” Rob Wiltbank, 2014

“Foolproof way of producing videos, just add imagination”  Neil Prior