Importing VOB files to Premiere Elements 12/11/10

Published on by Chris King

This article will show you the easiest way to import VOB files to Premiere Elements for editing by converting VOB to Premiere Elements supported file format.

 Importing VOB files to Premiere Elements 12/11/10

VOB files usually exist on DVD discs, or are downloaded from movie sharing sites.  When you put a commercial DVD disc and home DVD disc, you'll see lots of VOB files there. If you've got some VOB files and want to import them to Premiere Elements for editing, you'll find it's an painful experience. That's because VOB is not supported by Premiere Elements. To edit VOB files in Premiere Elements (no matter Premiere Elements 12, 11, 10 or the lower version), you have to convert VOB to Premiere Elements friendly format like AVI or MPEG-2 first.

To finish the task, Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac will give you a big hand. t provides the optimized video profiles for Adobe Premiere Elements so you don't need to be bothered by the incompatibility issue. The all-in-one toolkit can also convert among all popular video format like AVI, MKV, VOB, WMV, FLV, etc. for conveniet editing and playing on Mac OS X (including Yosemite and Mavericks). Besides, this program also supports some video editing functions. With these function, you can crop the frame size, add watermark, load subtitle, merge several videos into one file, etc. Just follow the guideline below, you can convert and import VOB files to Premiere Elements 12/11/10 easily and successfully.

Windows users who are seeking for helps to transform VOB files for Premiere Elements in Windows (Windows 8) can have a try on Brorsoft Video Converter.

How to Convert VOB format to Premiere Elements compatible files

Step 1. Import VOB files

Click File > Add Files to add the VOB movies you want to convert for Premiere Elements. Or simply drag your videos to the left item bar for converting. Batch conversion is supported so you can add many files at a time to save the conversion time. And as you see, added files can be previewed in the right Preview window and you can take snapshots of your favorite video scenes.

Step 2. Choose Premiere Elements preferred format

Click "Format" pull down list to select Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as the best video format for Premiere Elements. WMV, MOV formats are the good choice as well.

Tip: Click the “Settings” button, you are able to enter the “Profile Settings” panel to adjust video and audio parameters for VOB source files, including video size, bit rate, frame rate and more.

Step 3. Start the conversion

After all the settings are done, click the Convert button to start converting your videos. The conversion will finish soon if your videos are not too large. After the conversion, click “Open” to locate the result videos that are compatible with Adobe Premiere Elements.

Related Guides:

The best way to join VOB video files
Converting VOB to ProRes 422, ProRes 4444

Comment on this post

jery 01/07/2015 09:57

Huh! Finally I could import my VOB videos to AE for editing after long time searching on Google. Brorsoft is the best tool among the apps I have tried till now. Thank you!

chrisking 01/04/2015 12:51

I know VOB is not a compatible format for Premiere Element, what I can do with the original files is to find a video app that can convert VOB to Premiere Elements editable format. Brorsoft Video Converter is the best app I’ve found to get my job done.