Convert MKV files to Premiere Elements 15/14/13/12/11

As an ideal video editing tool, Adobe Premiere Elements is widely used by video professionals and hobbyists. However, if you want to import MKV to Premiere Elements for additional editing, you’ll be disappointed since Premiere Elements can’t support MKV format. It would be a painful experience opening & editing MKV files with Premiere Elements. And there are some frequently asked question quoted as below.

Q1: Premiere Elements cannot play my .mkv file

“I have a mkv file, which plays perfectly on my PC. If I import the MKV into Adobe PE, the program can’t open and play the video.” Continue reading “Convert MKV files to Premiere Elements 15/14/13/12/11”

How to Open MKV File in After Effects Efficiently

We often see people trying to edit MKV files in After Effcts. While some guys struggle mightily. What’s the deal? Why can’t we import MKV to After Effects and edit happily away? Read on to find it out.

Based our experience and as some guys mentioned in Adobe forum, .MKV is just a container, like AVI. There are, literally, zillions of different codecs that it could be. You probably just don’t have the codec on your machine with which that particular .MKV file is encoded. A quick fix is to convert MKV to After Effects compatible file type like MPEG-2, which will save us both time and trouble, then all we need is to drag the result videos for prompt editing. Continue reading “How to Open MKV File in After Effects Efficiently”

Can’t Edit MKV Files in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 Correctly- Fixed

“I am new to editing and have been wasting away trying to find the best and easiest way to import MKV files into Premiere Pro as the software does not support the file format.”

Ever tried to load and work MKV files with Adobe Premiere Pro. When you try to import MKV to Adobe Premiere Pro for editing, you probably will encounter problems like file importing failure, audio going out of sync or maybe it just play audio with no video rolling at all… That’s because MKV is not compatible with Adobe Premiere Pro. To edit MKV files in Premiere Pro (no matter PP CS4, PP CS5, PP CS6, or the latest version Premiere Pro CC), you have to convert MKV to Adobe Premiere Pro friendly format before importing and editing. Continue reading “Can’t Edit MKV Files in Adobe Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5 Correctly- Fixed”