Here are quick directions on importing MP4 in Sony Movie Studio to a compatible format (MPEG-2) for editing on Yosemite & El Capitan.
Sony Movie Studio is video and audio editing software for computers and tablets running Windows. Notable features for the Platinum edition include support for 4K content in the XAVC S codec as well as stereoscopic 3D editing tools right on the timeline. In addition, it features touchscreen support and a redesigned, simplified Make Movie export interface. With Movie Studio you can import and capture from a variety of sources, such as card-based camcorders, Firewire-based tape camcorders, smartphones, DSLRs, point-and-shoot cameras, and more.
Want to edit some MP4 videos with Sony Movie Studio on Yosemite or El Capitan for uploading to web or sharing with your friends? Why you often fail to import MP4 into Movie Studio such as can’t loading the file, or successfully with no audio, even the audio and the video are not synchronized, etc.?
MP4 is a format container with different codecs. Your MP4 file codec isn't compatible with Sony Movie Studio.To get rid of the trouble, you need to convert MP4 to Movie Studio preferred codec and then transfer the converted MP4 videos to Vegas Movie Studio for editing. To achieve the goal, you can use Brorsoft Video Converter, the best app that can help you transcode MP4 to Sony Movie Studio compatible video with original quality. Besides, this software can also convert MP4 files for editing in Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro, Sony Vegas Pro, Pinnacle Studio, etc NLEs. Download it now and follow the steps to convert your MP4 videos to Vegas Movie Studio.
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Step 1: Load MP4 files to the program
Launch the MP4 to Vegas Movie Studio Converter and click "Add File" button to locate the .mp4 file(s) you want to add. Check the "Merge into one file" box, you can join several .mp4 clips together if necessary.
Step 2: Choose Sony Movie Studio preferred format
Click "Format" pull down list to select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as the best video format for Sony Movie Studio. WMV, MOV formats are the good choice as well.
Step 3: Adjust the video, audio settings
Click "Settings" to fix the frame rate, bitrate, video size, etc to your needs. To have a smooth editing with Sony Movie Studio, you need create the files with the appropriate resolution and frame rate that matches your source footage.
Step 4: Start MP4 to Movie Studio conversion
Click the big "Convert" button at the bottom right corner to finish endocing MP4 to MPG, MOV for Sony Vegas Movie Studio on Mac OS X.
When the conversion is done, you can find the output files by clicking "Open" button on the main interface, then you can transfer the encoded MP4 files to your Sony Movie Studio 10/11/12/13 to play and edit without any problem.
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