How to Import, Merge and Edit CamRec MTS/M2TS Videos in Camtasia Studio
- "Hello, I recorded some videos on my sony HD camera and wanted to cut together a highlight video using Camtasia 8.0. The camera saved the files as *.m2ts which Camtasia doesn't seem to be able to read. There is an option to convert the M2TS to WMV or MPEG-2. Now I can import the *.wmv media but it only saves in 640x480 instead of 1080i which is what I want. The MPEG-2 is the file that gets the codec Error. Is there anything I can do to get the M2TS video file to work with Camtasia or are they just both incompatible?"
We may choose the generally used Camtasia Studio (7, 8) to merge, split, trim, crop, edit and create videos. When we want to edit our HD camcorder recorded videos in the file extensions of M2TS or M2TS through Camtasia, it fails. Why? Because Camtasia and many other video editing programs do not support MTS/M2TS format as the input. What are we supposed to do then?
How to Import CamRec MTS/M2TS Videos into Camtasia
Camtasia supports AVI, .WMV, MPEG-1, .MP3, .WAV, .WMA, and .MOV (QuickTime) files. It does not support AVCHD files (.m2ts, .mts, and .m2t), Video_TS, MPEG-2, MOD, Ogg, WebM, .RM (RealPlayer), .FLV (Flash Video), 3GPP, and SWF created outside Techsmith products. It means that those videos incompatible cannot be imported to Camtasia Studio directly and must be converted or re-recorded.
How to get M2TS MTS Videos Imported by Camtasia Studio?
In order to make a highlight video out of camera recorded M2TS/MTS/MOD/TOD video files, we have to turn to a HD video converter or codec for help. Here we recommend WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe which is not only able to convert M2TS/MTS to Camtasia videos, but also edit all kinds of videos. Therefore, you have two options to edit HD-camera recorded videos.
Option 1: Convert MTS to Camtasia Studio
Your first choice is to convert Camcorder recorded .mts video files so that they can be recognized by Camtasia Studio. WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe can convert MTS M2TS to MP4, AVI, WMV, MPEG, MOV video formats and MP3, WAV, WMA audio formats and more. After that, video film titles and other audio video effects can be added into the file.
Convert MTS to Camtasia Studio Supported Video
Option 2: Find a Camtasia Alternative to Import/Edit/Merge MTS/M2TS Videos
Since Camtasia Studio is deadly against videos recorded by Canon, Sony, JVC and Panasonic camcorders, either in AVCHD, MTS, M2TS, or MOD/TDO, many people are heading over to an alternative video editing and sharing software that accepts such MTS videos, such as Microsoft's Movie Maker. It is a wise choice. However, Windows Movie Maker actually is NOT perfectly compatible with M2TS and MTS video formats.
Various M2TS Video Editing Features
We strongly recommend WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe, because it is not only a HD video conversion program with 320 video codecs, but also video editing and creating software. It will help you cut off videos to create clips, crop/expand video edges, merge multiple video files to cut together a highlight video, and even add external AAS/SRT subtitles to videos.
Edit M2TS Videos with Camtasia Alternative
Besides converting MTS/M2TS videos, this HD video converter and editor also can convert videos from Microsoft Recorded TV Show files (.wtv), HD MKV, Blu-ray M2TS, AVCHD, AVI, FLV, ASF, 3GP, 3G2, QT, DivX, Xvid, Google TV, WebM and VPX 8 videos that are not supported by Camtasia Studio. Almost all kinds of videos can be converted and edited by WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe.
Still have trouble about how to import/convert/edit M2TS MTS videos? Please feel free to Email Us >>
WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe: Built in hundreds of A/V codecs and equipped with Online Dailymotion/Facebook/YouTube Video Downloader and Photo Slideshow Maker functions. As all-in-one HD Video Converter software, it helps you transcode HD video formats like convert AVCHD M2TS to MKV, convert Blu-ray to MKV, H.265/MKV to MP4, etc. Moreover, it is embedded with numerous profile settings for Apple, Samsung, HTC, Sony, Microsoft portable devices, iOS, Android, Windows mobiles. Convert MKV to iPhone, MKV to iPad are good examples.
WinX HD Video Converter for Mac: Professional HD Video converter for converting HD Videos on Mac OS, provides the perfect solution to convert Blu-ray videos and videos from HDTV and HD camcorders, like JVC, Panasonic, Sony and Cannon to other formats. Also act as a Mac screen and camera video recorder, slideshow maker, Online Dailymotion/Facebook/YouTube video downloader, etc. Running perfectly on Mac OS X Leopard/Snow Leopard/Lion/Mountain Lion/Mavericks/Yosemite.
WinX DVD Ripper Platinum: Advanced version of WinX DVD Ripper, apart from convert DVD to AVI at fastest speed and excellent quality, also capable of converting DVD to MPEG, MOV, iPhone, iPod, iPad, etc. Makes perfect 1:1 copy with 5 minutes. Constantly update to defeat upcoming DVD copy protections
WinX DVD Ripper for Mac: Mac version WinX DVD Ripper Platinum, best DVD converter for Yosemite/Mavericks/Mountain Lion/Tiger/Leopard/Snow Leopard, convert DVD to MP4, H.264, MOV, M4V videos that are playable on Mac computer, as well as DVD to iPhone, iPod, iPad, Apple TV, iTunes, iDVD, iMovie, Final Cut Pro, Air Playit, Android, etc.
M2TS to MP4: Convert AVCHD M2TS to MP4 - Play and Edit AVCHD M2TS footage with Ful-HD
M2TS to MKV: Convert M2TS to MKV, Compress HD M2TS to MKV - Keep Image Quality
M2TS DTS audio to AC3: How to Convert M2TS file with DTS audio to AC3 for Playback on PS3
M2TS Player: Top Blu-ray and AVCHD M2TS Video Player
Convert Canon Vixia Video: Backup Canon Vixia HF S200 AVCHD M2TS Shootings to MP4, AVI
Convert Samsung HMX-H100 Video: Backup Samsung HMX-H100 AVCHD M2TS Shootings to MP4, iPhone, iPad
Convert Panasonic HDC-SD60K Video: Convert Panasonic HDC-SD60K AVCHD M2TS Shootings to MP4, AVI
Related External Source
M2TS - The .m2ts is a container file format for multiplexing audio, video and other streams. It is based on the MPEG transport stream container and is...
- WinX DVD Ripper Platinum
- WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe
- WinX DVD Copy Pro
- WinX DVD Ripper for Mac
- WinX HD Video Converter for Mac
- WinX DVD to iPhone Ripper
- WinX iPhone Ripper for Mac
- WinX iPhone Video Converter
- WinX iPhone Converter for Mac
- WinX Bluray DVD iPad Ripper
- WinX DVD to iPad Ripper for Mac
- WinX iPad Video Converter
- WinX Mobile Video Converter
M2TS to MKV, Rip DVD to AVI, DVD to iPhone, Blu-ray to MKV, DVD Copy, MKV to iPad, Free DVD Ripper, DVD to WMV, Make MKV, MKV to MP4, DVD Ripper for Mac, DVD to iPad, MKV to iPhone, MP4 to AVI, DVD Rip, MKV to AVI, Blu-ray to DVD, Blu-ray to AVI, Blu-ray 1:1 Clone, AVI to Galaxy S4, Samsung Player, Android Player