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Old 06-05-2015, 06:17 AM
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Default iMovie won't recognize GoPro HD MP4 files on Mac?

iMovie won't recognize GoPro HD MP4 files on Mac?

Overview: Want to import GoPro HD MP4 video to iMovie on Mac? A free step by step guide aims to help iMovie users solve the issue of failing to import MP4 files to iMovie for editing MP4 in iMovie

Source: Import GoPro HD MP4 files to iMovie on Mac.

GoPro cameras are used by more action sport athletes, race teams and core enthusiasts than any other camera in the world. With every new model, GoPro's innovation has surpassed their previous models technology making them more powerful, smaller, lighter, and overall so much better. The GoPro HD captures professional quality video at 1080p-30, 720p-60, 960p-48 and WVGA-120 resolutions and frame rates. To confirm good quality output the GoPro Hero requires MP4 as its output format and files are compressed using the h.264 codec.

Since MP4 is created by Microsoft and it isn't compatible with most Mac software program, and iMovie is one particular. When importing a GoPro MP4 file to iMovie, it'll goes gray, that signifies iMovie does not assistance GoPro MP4 files. Thus, we will have to do anything just before editing GoPro files with iMovie. To get iMovie willing to import MP4 files from GoPro HD cameras, the ideal resolution should be to convert GoPro mp4 video to iMovie compatible formats, right here, AIC .mov, the natively supported format by iMovie.



The article would show you how to convert GoPro HD MP4 files to iMovie on Mac step by step with a professional Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac (Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion, Lion and Snow Leopard included), by running it, there's no need to set the codec by yourself: the Mac program has a optimized preset for iMovie (iMovie '11 included):

What's more, it can bring about the unprecedented fast converting speed and unbelievable high quality for you thanks to its inherent hyper-threading tech, multi-core CPU use and High Quality Engine. Thus, you can accomplish converting GoPro HD MP4 to iMovie on Mac just in a moment of blinking eye and edit videos without any quality loss.

Meanwhile, the best Mac HD Video Conversion tool can create files compatible with various non-linear editing systems like Avid, FCE, FCP X, and Adobe Premiere Pro etc.

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3 Steps to Convert GoPro HD MP4 to iMovie on Mac with Pavtube HD Video Converter for Mac

Preparation: connect camcorder to computer:
1. Turn on your camcorder.
2. Connect your camcorder to Mac via USB.
3. Confirm that the camcorder is recognized on your desktop.

If you have used SD memory card to record videos, please insert the card in the camcorder first before connection.

See also: How to Transfer Camcorder Videos to Computer?

Step 1. Import GoPro HD MP4 files into the Mac program

Install and run the Mac MP4 to iMovie Converter, click "Add" or "Add From Folder" to load your GoPro HD footage. You can also directly drag & drop the MP4 files to the converter.



Step 2. Click the format bar, and move mouse cursor to "iMovie and Final Cut Express > Apple InterMediate Codec(*.mov) as output format.



Some more helpful features of the app:

1. Settings - click to set video resolution(1920×1080/1440×1080/1280×720/720×480), bitrate(from 1Mbps to 20Mbps), frame rate (24p/30p)

2. Editor (next to "Add" icon)- click to set deinterlace, denoise, mute, volume up, trim, crop, etc.

Step 3. Click "Convert" button to start GoPro HD MP4 to AIC MOV conversion.

As soon as the encoding process finished, you can get the final output aic .mov files via clicking "Open" button effortlessly. The transcoded files now are ready for iMovie.

Such a powerful tool is unbelievable easy to use. You can totally master it within 3 minutes without any professional training. This quick guide is my using experience of converting GoPro HD MP4 videos to AIC MOV for editing in iMovie with full sound.

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