On many HD video editing forums, there are many users complained about the issue to import M2TS to DaVinci Resolve for editing, the DaVinci Resolve video editing software can’t support M2TS video files recorded by Sony, Canon, JVC, Panasonic, etc. so users can’t load the M2TS footages to DaVinci Resolve for editing smoothly. How to solve this M2TS to DaVinci Resolve importing and editing issue easily?
Read through some posts online, I have found some similar (but not identical) problems like no audio, import slowly… After looking into this more, I know that DaVinci Resolve has not offered support for M2TS video.
To make M2TS files compatible with DaVinci Resolve, the easy and reliable workaround is to transcode M2TS to DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12 supported video formats such as QuickTime, ProRes, DNxHD first.
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- Three simple clicks to convert M2TS videos to DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12 compatible formats.
- Aside from DaVinci Resolve, you can directly convert M2TS to iMovie, QuickTime, Windows Movie Maker and more video editors supported formats without additional settings.
- Edit your M2TS videos before converting them. With the built-in editor, you can trim or crop your videos. And you are able to add subtitles and watermarks to the videos as well.
- Perfectly compatible with Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8 Mountain Lion, 10.7 Lion and 10.6 Snow Leopard.
How to Convert and Import M2TS Files to DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12
Step 1. Add M2TS files
Click "Add Video" button to load .M2TS files to the program. You can also directly drag the video files into the program directly.
Step 2. Select output format
As is mentioned above, Avid DNxHD is well supported by DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12. So just click the format bar to follow “Avid Media Compose” ＞ “Avid DNxHD 720p (*.mov)” or “Avid DNxHD 1080p (*.mov).”
Tip: If you like, adjust video and audio parameters, including the Bitrate of Video and Audio, the Codec of Video and Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the Settings button on the main interface for getting the best quality.
Step 3. Start the conversion
Finally, simply hig the big Convert button to start converting M2TS to DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12 friendly video formats.
Within several minutes, you can find the converted file on your computer by clicking the "Open" button. And then you can import the converted files to DaVinci Resolve 9/10/11/12 easily.