Summary: If you got some M2T files and are troubling with impoting M2T with Premiere Pro, you can find the solution here. The article will tell you how to convert M2T files to MPEG-2/WMV format for Premiere Pro smoothly editing.
M2T is a HDV Video File- High-definition video recording format used by many HD camcorders; commonly referred to as "HDV;" uses MPEG-2 compression to store HD video data on DV or MiniDV tapes;
supports resolutions of 720p and 1080i.
I pulled terabytes of HD content onto the PC via HDVsplit and the file extensions are .M2T. Now it seems that it is some kind of wrapper/transport that the Premiere Pro does not like. How do I go about making them Premiere friendly? Thanks!
So how to edit M2T files in Premiere Pro on Windows and Mac smoothly? The best way is to convert M2T to Premiere Pro supported format, like MEPG-2/WMV format, which is best for Premiere Pro, and
then you can edit the converted videos in Premiere without problems.
To get better work with M2T file in Premiere Pro, you can get help with this professional MTS Converter for windows and MTS Converter for Mac from Pavtube, which can convert M2T to MPEG-2/WMV with perfect quality and fast conversion speed. What's more, it is the ideal conversion tool that offers several editing functions like cropping video dimension, trimming file length, adjust playing effects, etc. The converted videos are well supported by Premiere Pro and you can get smooth editing process. Following is our workflow.
Part I: Transcode M2T to MPEG-2/WMV for editing in Premiere Pro on Mac
1. Run Pavtube MTS/M2TS Converter for Win/Mac as the best M2T Converter for Premiere Pro. Click "Add Video" or "Add from folder" icon to load .m2t video.
2. Choose " Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas --> MPEG-2 (*.mpg) or WMV (VC-1) (*.wmv)." as target format for editing in Premiere Pro.
3. Click "Settings" button and enter "Profile Settings" panel to adjust video and audio settings if necessary. Users are free to reset codec, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate, and audio channels.
4. Click the big button "Convert" to start converting M2T to MPEG-2/WMV for Premiere Pro.
Part 2: Import converted video to Premiere Pro.
Launch Adobe Premiere Pro, and learn Adobe Premiere Pro workflow for video importing.