I’m the Sony Movie Studio user. However, I’m facing the issues when opening MKV files in Sony Movie Studio. From others’ shared tutorial, I got some clues. Now I will present an easy way to import and edit MKV in Sony Movie Studio on Windows without hassle.
Actually, MKV files are not compatible with Sony Movie Studio. One solution to handling the problems is to convert/transcode MKV videos to a format that Sony Movie Studio works. MPEG-2 is a universal file that is supported by all Sony Movie Studio versions. And to achieve the goal, you can get Brorsoft Video Converter for help.
Overall, it just the right one which is able to convert all kinds of MKV video clips and other MOV, MXF, Prores, FLV, F4V, WMV, VOB, AVCHD, M2TS, MOD, Apple ProRes and so on to Sony Movie Studio supported formats efficiently. Besides Movie Studio, this video converter also provides optimal presets for Cyberlink PowerDirector, Sony Vegas Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro, Windows Movie Maker, etc for natively editing. See how below about converting MKV files to Sony Movie Studio format.
How to Convert MKV to Sony Movie Studio more Edit-Friendly MPEG-2 Files
Step 1: Load MKV video files to the MKV to Sony Movie Studio Converter program by clicking “Add” button, or drag the .mkv videos to the software directly.
Step 2: Click “Format” bar and choose ” Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as output format on the drop-down menu.
Tip: Before conversion, you can click the “Settings” icon to customize the video/audio settings Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc. for Movie Studio.
Step 3: Click the Convert icon under the preview window, and the program will start transcode MKV to MPEG-2 for Sony Movie Studio. BTW, the conversion speed is ultra fast, thanks to its leading NVIDIA CUDA and AMD APP acceleration technology.
When the conversion is finished, you can click “Open” button to get the generated .mpg files effortlessly. Afterwards, you can import converted MKV clips into Sony Movie Studio for further editing.