New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
Movies and Video For people making movies and editing video with their Mac.

iMovie and audio loss


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
paulh7300

 
Member Since: Jan 07, 2013
Posts: 6
paulh7300 is on a distinguished road

paulh7300 is offline
Hi

I am new to Video and currently using iMovie '09
Yesterday I shot some video footage and before downloading from the camera I deleted some previous footage from the card. I then put the card back in the camera and connected using USB at which point iMovie usually detects the camera and I start the download but this time it didn't recognise any device. So I took the MTS video files and converted them to .mov files. When I open these files individually they play fine with audio.
I have now uploaded the new .mov files to iMovie but when I play them in iMovie there is no sound

Any thoughts on what I am missing ?

Thanks
QUOTE Thanks
MacAddict.

 
Member Since: Jan 03, 2012
Posts: 154
MacAddict. is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: MacBook Pro 2011 2.4GHZ 4GB Ram 500GB HD

MacAddict. is offline
Is there audio when you play the .mov files on quicktime player? If not I'm guessing it may have been a problem with the conversion process. If you still have the original MTS files, try to convert them again in handbreak which is the software I prefer. One more thing, I had the same problem with iMovie not recognizing the camera after I deleted the files on the camera from the computer and it was a huge disaster. NEVER NEVER NEVER delete, add or change anything on the camera from you mac and always do it from the camera itself. To get iMovie to recognize the camera again you're going to have to reformat your cameras HD or SD card. I hope this helps!
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« downloading you-tube videos | iDVD »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Finder won't start laurag OS X - Operating System 5 04-13-2012 05:46 PM
Audio dropout in iMovie FritzDaCat Movies and Video 7 02-17-2012 11:37 AM
Exporting audio in iMovie 11 jeffnar Movies and Video 3 10-23-2011 11:22 PM
iMovie finished DVDs dont play audio eon. Movies and Video 2 07-19-2007 05:44 PM
Sony camcorder to iMovie: sync to audio! Christopher Movies and Video 1 01-17-2007 11:52 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:05 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?