How to Import FLV to Adobe Premiere for Editing

Have downloaded a lot of FLV videos from YouTube and want to transfer them to Adobe Premiere for editing? When you do it, you may come across this problem: The file has an unsupported compression type. In a case like this, you need to convert FLV to Adobe Premiere fully-compatible formats. After that, you're able to edit FLV in Premiere successfully.

For this purpose, Wondershare Video Converter ( Video Converter for Mac ) is introduced to you. It supports almost any popular audio and video ouput formats, even most devices and applications. Also, it lets you set some important video parameters like video encoder, resolution, bit rate and frame rate. With it, you can quickly convert FLV to an Adobe Premiere supported format like WMV, so you can successfully import your FLV files to Adobe Premiere to edit. Just follow the step-by-step guide below.

By the way, this FLV to Premiere converter also provides all common and handy video editing tools, say, crop, cut, rotate, add watermark, subtitle files and various cool effects etc. If need, you can directly edit your FLV files in this app.

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1 Import FLV files to the video converter

First, run this program. Then, find your local FLV files and select the ones you want to edit in Adobe Premiere. Next, directly drag these files from the computer to this app's pane. Alternatviely, click the FLV to Adobe Premiere button in this app to guide you to find the local FLV files you want to import to this app.

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Note: If need, you can click the "..." button at the bottom of this window to change the file path. If you let it alone, the output files will be stored in the default folder. After conversion, if you hit the Open Folder option, you're able to find the output files directly.

2 Choose a friendly format for Adobe Premiere

Select a compatible format for Adobe Premiere. Hit the format image icon on Output Format pane, and then go to "Format">"Video">"WMV". Of course, you can choose other Adobe Premiere supported formats here. If need, you can click gear shape button to set the video resolution, frame rate, bit rate etc.

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3 Convert FLV to Premiere

Hit the "Convert" option at the bottom-right corner of this app to convert FLV to Adobe Premiere supported formats. A while minute later, the conversion will be finished. And at the moment, you can find the converted files in its output folder. Then, import the output files to your Adobe Premiere for video editing.

Here is the brief video tutorial.

Note: This app contains lots of handy video editing tools. If you want to cut, trim, merge, crop, rotate videos, or adjust video effects, add watermark and subtitles etc, you can directly do these video editing jobs in this app.

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