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January 8, 2008 at 1:52 PM #45076AnonymousInactive
I downloaded the trial of Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 to make a video for school. I have avi video clips that play fine, but when I import them I only get the video track – no audio. The audio is encoded with MP3 variable bitrate. Is there any reason that this shouldn’t work? How can I get the audio into Premiere?
Note: I have tried opening the avi in VirtualDub, exporting the audio as uncompressed WAV, and importing that into Premiere, but then the audio is out of sync with the video.
January 8, 2008 at 5:29 PM #187852
Open the file in virtual dub, export the whole thing (video and audio) as DV-AVI and import that into Premiere.
January 10, 2008 at 8:32 PM #187853AnonymousInactive
Thanks! That worked great. 🙂
January 10, 2008 at 9:55 PM #187854
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January 16, 2008 at 7:05 PM #187855AnonymousInactive
I have similar problems. I tried using premiere CS3. After importing VDO file from my cam (not HD), i can only see VDO not audio. I tried editing in Window Movie Maker or Nero, and both VDO and audio got imported. How do I get Premiere CS3 to recognize it? My file is MPEG.
January 16, 2008 at 7:46 PM #187856
If you can open the file in Windows Movie Maker and all is well, simply use Movie Maker to convert the file to DV-AVI.
There is a free tutorial on how to do that here http://muvipix.com/products.php?page=3&maincat_id=7&subcat_id=10
the tutorial is about half way down in the middle.
You can also convert most mpeg files to DV-AVI using virtualdubmod
January 17, 2008 at 5:56 PM #187857AnonymousInactive
Thank you. It worked
January 20, 2008 at 6:57 PM #187858AnonymousInactive
Wow, I can’t believe my luck – this is exactly what I am trying to fix – no audio when importing my AVI file in to Premiere Pro.
Now, I’m not sure how to export a DV-AVI file from VideoDub… I can’t work out where the DV-AVI setting is. Silly question to be asking but can anyone help please?
January 20, 2008 at 6:59 PM #187859AnonymousInactive
I mean VirtualDub… not Video. DOH!
January 22, 2008 at 8:15 PM #187860
convert the file with Windows Movie Maker, here is a tutorial on how to do it
‘converting from WMV to DV-AVI using Windows Movie Maker’ converting from AVI is the exact same process.
If you can’t get the file converted with Movie Maker, the codec to choose in Virtualdub is probably called Microsoft DV-AVI
September 23, 2008 at 2:27 AM #187861nnskParticipant
Problem with importing AVI to Adobe Premier.
Last time I can import AVI to adobe premier completely (vodeo and sound)
But now, It only import the video (no sound) even I import the similar file I did last time.
Anybody can assist me?
September 20, 2009 at 7:49 AM #187862nmhzParticipant
Iam having similar problem – Video but no audio. I tried opening clip in Windows Movie Maker and the opposite occured. Audio but no video. Please help!
File is a MPG. I have included a screen shot to show the file in Premier Pro
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