You can trim the ends off your video clips ... and this is probably the easiest way to establish
precise control of your clip timing. We could write down how to do this, but it is easier to
watch a video of this.
The following film is from
video training series "Introduction to Movie Maker 2" and is a screen captured video
that walks you through volume-changing process.
This video is in Apple QuickTime format ... if you have problems watching it, you may need
to download the latest (free) QuickTime player.