a series of timeline-based video editing software, created by Adobe and a part of their media creation and editing platforms: Creative Suite and Creative Cloud. Use this tag for questions about features and functions of Adobe Premiere as it pertains to video editing.

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General guidelines / workflow to convert or transfer video “professionally”?

I'm an IT "professional" who sometimes has to deal with small video conversion / video cutting projects, and I'd like to learn "the right way" to do this. Every time I search Google, there's always a ...
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How do I convert the format of an audio track inside an MP4 video?

I have an MP4 File with an AVC video track and an MP3 (not AAC) audio track. Video: MPEG4 Video (H264) 1920x1080 [Video] Audio: MPEG Audio 44100Hz stereo 192kbps [Audio] While some video players ...
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How do I export only a single clip from a Premiere Pro sequence?

I'm cutting a video in Premiere Pro CS4 and need to slice a long sequence into smaller parts. I've successfully sliced the parts, like this: I even set the sequence markers to the current selection....
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dividing a video clip by 4 areas

I am working on a program that can playback a video clip in 4 phones. For this I need to supply each phone with a part of the video clip. Lets say I have a 1080p clip and I have 4 phones. Then I want ...
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What are the best encoding options in Adobe Premiere for uploading a video to YouTube?

Adobe Premiere suggests a list of presets when encoding a video. For me, the good candidates to encode for YouTube are: HDTV 1080p 24 High Quality HDTV 1080p 25 High Quality HDTV 1080p 29.97 High ...
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How can I reduce the size of output files in Adobe Premiere Pro?

I am a beginner in Adobe Premiere pro, trying to make AMV. And I've come up with an output file of 900MB, and it's only a 4 minute AMV. I've only followed the default settings in saving, how do I ...
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Does the video card influence the speed at which a video is processed and exported from Adobe Premier Elements?

or is all the processing done by the CPU. What is an entry level card that would handle video processing adequately?
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Why / How is Adobe Premier Pro CC using over 100% of my CPU

So I've started a render. My MacBook Pro starts smelling like burnt feet. I open activity monitor and see the following: So currently with those two processes alone I'm running over 300% of my CPUs ...
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Where do I put third-party plugins for Adobe Premiere Pro CS6?

I have a couple of third party .plugin files that I want to use with Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. However, double-clicking them doesn't install them, nor does Adobe help give any hints on where to put them....
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How to slow down a part of a video clip in adobe premiere

when i use the speed option on a video clip in premiere, it always slows down the complete clip. but i would like to have just a part of it slow thanks!
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Codecs, Premiere Pro & Quicktime: Import or Play Error

Original Question I've been using a FS-H200 (not the Pro variant) recorder with a JVC ProHD camera. I have been shooting with the DTE FORMAT to Quicktime (.mov). I copied the files to an external ...
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Windows or Linux equivalent to Final Cut Pro?

I can't believe someone hasn't asked this already... What are the Windows or Linux equivalents of Final Cut Pro? Via Google I found some sites discussing this, and several mentioned Adobe Premiere ...
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Does nVidia CUDA help with video decoding in Adobe CS5 Premiere?

The new Mercury Playback Engine in Adobe CS5 allows your nVidia CUDA cards to handle some of the work your CPU would otherwise have to do, but is it only effects and rendering it helps with? Can I ...
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Fastest way to cut and remove parts of a video

I have a movie which is encoded using H264 (mp4) and is 800 MB in 720p format. I need to remove some parts of it for example remove 10:25 to 10:30 and so on. I've worked with adobe premiere buy it ...
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Location for 3rd Party Plug-In in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6?

I'm trying to install a third party application into Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 (Mac) and I have been told the place to put it is: /Library/Application Support/Adobe/Common/Plug-Ins/CS6/MediaCore/ ...
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Filtres/Effects in Adobe Premiere

I downloaded some filtres and effects that I wanted to use with my Adobe Premiere but I have no clue where should I paste them. I tried to look for a folder with files of the same format but there ...
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Can't insert video into timeline in Premiere Pro?

I am using Premiere Pro CS5 and I edited a video in After Effects CS6, rendered it as a .avi file, imported the .avi file into Premiere Pro and that worked. I then placed the video into the source ...
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Performance Tweaks for Adobe Premiere?

I am a new user to Adobe Premiere. I have a 2 year old system, which i just upgraded to 8GB of ram (from 3GB). I've also switched my windows page file to a seperate physical drive. I'm looking ...
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How can I type with Chinese characters in Windows 7?

I have a standard US version of Windows 7. I would like to input Chinese characters in Adobe Premier Pro. How can I do this?
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What are “levels” and “keyframe distance” when rendering video in Adobe Premiere Levels?

I would like to know what the render option called Levels is. Why should I change that to 5.1 or 1.0? What are those levels and how do they affect the final file (size, quality)? All the info I read ...
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Why do my exported video files have no audio?

I installed Premiere Elements 10 yesterday, and created a video which consists of a bunch of still images with an audio track. After editing I used the "Share" tab and tried to save the file in ...
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Is Hyper-threading important in Adobe Premiere CS 4 - 5.5?

I have a copy of Adobe Premiere Pro CS 4 that has trouble playing back 1080p HD H.264 when I'm editing it on my C2Q Q8200 / 8GB RAM machine. It's really hard to work with video when you can't even ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro and Elements only play the first seconds of sound for my videos

I have some movie clips from my camera. The problem is that when I import such a video into Adobe Premiere Pro or Elements, the video is working all fine, but from the sound, I just hear a few ...
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Any good (free) video tutorials on the basics of Adobe Premier Elements?

I purchased a copy of Adobe Premier Elements with my computer earlier this year and haven't spent more than a few minutes working with it since. I want to perform some basic editing of home videos but ...
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Firewire(iLink) import problem

we use Sony HVR-1000E video camera in video montage and motion graphic class. We have a problem during a footage import(firewire). OS can't recognize video camera. Operating system windows 7. Did ...
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Conversion from MP4 to WAV results in desync with FFmpeg, but not when using VLC

Converstion to .wav from .mp4 video causes a desynchronization when the conversion is done with FFmpeg, but not when with VLC. I've been trying to figure this out for days now and any help is greatly ...
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Inserting files via automation in Premiere Pro

I'd like to have a way to automate creating a sequence, inserting two video segments, and then inserting another piece of video in-between that changes each time (the previous two segments are always ...
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Most efficient way of having an object move across a video?

I have a still image that I would like to utilize to move across a .wmv file I have. What is the easiest and most proficient way I can accomplish this without having to go frame by frame? I wasn't ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro: rendered video jitter (frames jump around)

Perhaps not exactly the best forum for this as it may be slightly out-of-topic. On another hand the community is great and helpful. Using Premiere Pro CS5, my machine is well rounded and shouldn't ...
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Changing length of multiple images in Premiere Elements 7

I recorded a bunch of still images for a time lapse and now I would like to make a movie out of them. I import them easily enough and I can drag them all at once into the timeline and it works fine. ...
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Splitting an Adobe Premier project

One of my coworkers has a fairly large (to us) amount of video in an Adobe Premier project. It appears to be running out of memory. I'm resident IT guru, but I have no experience with this program. ...
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Rotating Canvas Without Rotating Images - Seeking a Solution for Landscape Images and Video Letterboxed in a Portrait Layout

I am creating a slideshow project in Adobe Premiere Pro and encountered a problem. The canvas/frame is in a portrait orientation, while the images and videos in the project retain landscaping format. ...
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Why is Premiere Pro playback slower then Windows Media Player?

I have installed Premiere Pro CS6 on my home workstation (RENDER-PC). When I log in using RDP from my laptop (DAVID-LAPTOP), the audio and video stutter (oddly, they are in sync, they just stutter). ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro to fast forward faster

I am using Adobe Premiere Pro for the best part of 5 years and one thing that has always stumped me is the ability to fast forward through a video. When previewing files i need to move through them ...
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Convert video for the web

i don't know if this it´s the right site for asking this question but i will give it a try. I have a Mac and i wonder which program is the best for convert movies? I have .MTS files and i edit the ...
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Mac OS X file/folder watch that updates on multiple computers

Here is the scenario: We're using the CS5 Master Suite. At work, another editor and I are using iMac's to edit video projects - I know. (they're the late 2009 dual core models) We have a drobo to ...
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Adobe Premiere Pro CS4 freezes on startup

Not sure if anyone else has experienced this, but every time i start up Premiere Pro CS4 it basically freezes after the splash screen finishes. Any suggestions for diagnosing this issue?
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Using premier pro on iMac

I have made several lyric videos using still pictures and an audio track, and put the lyrics on the pictures using titles, and it has worked fine. I have just put together a timeline of short gifs, ...
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How to convert Adobe Premiere Elements 12 file to some other program that renders faster?

Yesterday, I used Adobe Premiere Elements 12 for the first time. I spent hours and hours carefully editing a video that is 30 mins long. Then, when I went to render (export) it to 1920x1080 30fps mp4 ...
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Windows Audio Service stops working correctly

Ahoy! Here is a story: I'm working in Premiere Pro, editing some videos while my PC is screaming cause in bigger projects 8 gigs of RAM is way too little. Anyway everything works quite nice. I ...
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DVD+R with H.264 Blu-ray video

I did a video in Adobe Premiere of 16 minutes. I want to put the video in a DVD+R disc so when a person inserts it in the DVD player connected to the TV, it will begin automatically. Therefore I chose ...
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How to only export cropped part of video

I have a video and I only want a smart part of the video. I know how to crop the video so I cropped it to the part I want but then I still only can export the whole video with the cropped part and ...
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Premiere Pro CC 2015: could not find any video play modules?

I just installed Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2015 yesterday, and it seem to be ok, (because I was able to open it). Then I installed also After Effects and Quicktime. But then, Premiere won't lauch again, ...
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How to get Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0 to work on Windows 8.1?

I'm using Windows 8.1 (64 bit) and installed the video editing software Adobe Premiere Pro 2.0. After launching the program, the splash screen displays for a few seconds and nothing happens afterwards....
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ffmpeg: Highest quality 50i to 50p conversion, comparable to Adobe Premiere

I have 50i footage (more specifically tagged as 25 fps but does contain movement on the secondary fields). I am able to get pretty good quality conversion to 50p from Adobe Premiere by simply ...
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Error installing Adobe Premiere CS6 on a removable drive

I try to install Adobe Premiere CS6 on a Windows To Go (Win7 Home 64-bit) installation and I get this error while installing: fatal: dw041: installdir is not on a local volume This is because Windows ...
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Prevent Blur in Gameplay .mov

So I've been uploading videos of Hyrule Total War onto Youtube, but keep experiencing a bunch of blurring of my video when I move the camera. After recording in FRAPS, the raw footage looks perfect, ...
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Why has the ratio on my video changed between programs?

I am using a Mac and have set my video 1440 x 1080 Codec set to H.264, this shows up on quicktime fine as well as any video sharing websites, youtube for example. However when put onto a pc using ...
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Premiere Pro Files Randomly Fail with “Project contained a sequence that could not be opened”

Ok, so I have Premiere Pro CS6. I should say right up front that I've been having trouble with my Production Premium Licensing: It asks me constantly for my License Number. (I have an icon on my ...
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How can I change containers without losing quality?

Trying Premiere Pro but can't seem to let me import .mkv or .mp4... So, I wonder if it's possible to just change containers without losing any quality at all. Let's say a .mov container? Video is H....