Simple way to Load MKV videos to Sony Movie Studio

Summary: This article will teach you how to change MKV videos to Sony Movie Studio friendly formats so that you can edit MKV files in Sony Movie Studio.

Sony Movie Studio is video and audio editing software for computers and tablets running Windows. Notable features for the Platinum edition include support for 4K content in the XAVC S codec as well as stereoscopic 3D editing tools right on the timeline. However, it can not support MKV videos natively.

"I recently purchased Sony Movie Studio 13 Platinum, but it doesn't support MKV files. Retailers generally don't accept opened software for returns, so is there a way to convert the file to something like MP4, without losing any quality?"

In order to import MKV videos to Sony Movie Studio freely, we need to convert MKV to Sony Movie Studio more compatible formats with a third party program. Here Brorsoft Video Converter is highly recommended. With it, you can effortlessly transcode MKV files to MPEG-2 for natively editing in Movie Studio. What's more, this professional tool also enables you to convert MKV files to Premiere Pro, Avid Media Composer, Sony Vegas, Windows Movie Maker, Pinnacle Studio and more video editing programs. Download the software now and start the conversion task.

Guide: How to Open MKV files in Sony Movie Studio

Step 1. Add video files

Run the best MKV to Sony Movie Studio Converter, and click the "Add" button to load original MKV videos.

Step 2. Choose output format

Go to "Format" page to select output format. Follow "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas" column and select "MPEG-2(*.mpg)" as the output format. You can also choose WMV (VC-1) (*.wmv) if you want to get a relatively smaller output file.

Tip: If you are not satisfied with the defaulted settings, simply go to "Settings" panel to adjust video size, bit rate, frame rate, sample rate and audio channels.

Step 3. Start conversion

Click "Convert" button to start encoding MKV to MPG for importing to Sony Movie Studio. When the conversion task is finished, click "Open" button to get the exported files. Now, you can import and edit MKV files in Sony Movie Studio at ease.

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