Convert and Edit MTS Files in Camtasia Smoothly

Q: “When I import MTS video files from Sony video camera, I keeping getting message from Camtasia: “missing AVCHD support. What am I missing?

Camtasia editor is the major component of Camtasia software for which this product is gaining more and more popularity. It is an industry standard program with advanced timeline interface that allows users to manage multiple video clips at same time. Though it supports a widely arrange of video formats like: MP4, AVI, WMV, MPEG-1, MP3, WAV, WMA, and up-to-date to support AVCHD MTS and M2TS files in version 8.4 and later. But still some users complained that can’t import/edit MTS files in Camtasia smoothly.

In fact, different MTS files adopt different codec parameters, this may result in your MTS footage can’t work properly in the Camtasia program. Instead, MP4 is widely accepted by most NLE editing software including Camtasia. So, we’d like suggest you transcode and convert AVCHD MTS files to Camtasia edit-friendly formats in advance.

Here, Brorsoft MTS/M2TS Converter for Mac can easily help you convert Canon, Panasonic, Sony, and other Camcorder MTS/M2TS files to Camtasia Studio supported file types with best result. What’s more, it helps you convert MTS/M2TS to all kinds of common video formats like MOV, 3GP, MP4, FLV, AVI, WMV, etc for playing MTS on iPad, iPhone, Galaxy S4, HTC One, Motorola Droid, etc.

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Step 1. Load MTS files

Launch the MTS/M2TS Converter. Click the “Add Video” or “Add from folder” button on to load your MTS or M2TS videos. If you would like to join MTS files together, just select these files and check the “Merge into one” box.


Step 2. Set output format

Click “Format” bar and then move your pointer HD Video or Common Video-> AVI or WMV as target format. Besides, you can also choose MPEG-2(*.mpg) if you want to get a relatively smaller output file.


Tip: Click the Settings icon to adjust video and audio parameters on the Profile Setting as you need to get the best quality video.

Step 3. Starting converting MTS files

Simply click the “Convert” button to start converting and everything else will be automated. If you have added quite a bunch of video files, it would take some time to convert. In such case, you can click Option and tick the box “Shut down the computer after conversion”.

Now your MTS/M2TS files will be converted into MP4 videos ready to be imported to Camtasia Studio smoothly.

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