Can’t open and play JVC MOD files in Pinnacle Studio- Solution

Published on by Chris King

If you have a JVC camcorder, you may have discovered that your footage is saved in .MOD format, which isn't compatible with many video editing programs including Pinnacle Studio. This article just aims to show a way to import and edit JVC MOD files in Pinnacle Studio with ease.

Can’t open and play JVC MOD files in Pinnacle Studio- Solution

I have a JVC Everio Video Camera. This camera uses a video file extension (.mod). I try to play these video files on windows media player but it won't play. I also tried to import these JVC MOD files into Pinnacle Studio but it won't do it. Is there any solution for me to edit JVC MOD in Pinnacle Studio beautifully?

Searching widely and further, one common and practical way I found is to convert JVC MOD to MPEG-2 for using in Pinnacle Studio. To achieve the goal, first of all, download Brorsoft Video Converter. The program works as the best JVC MOD converter. It helps you fast transcode JVC MOD footage to Pinnacle Studio preferred formats e.g. MPEG-2, AVI, WMV for easier editing. Plus, it supports converting all JVC camera MOD files to Pinnacle Studio with fast encoding speed and without quality loss. What’s more, it’s the optimal tool for transcoding JVC, GoPro, Sony, Canon, Nikon, Panasonic, etc camera or camcorder videos to kinds of NLE programs Windows Movie Maker, Avid MC, Adobe Premier Pro, Sony Vegas and more. Just download it and follow the simple guide to finish the conversion task.

Guide: JVC MOD files to Pinnacle Studio best workflow

Step 1: Add JVC MOD files

Install and launch the  JVC MOD Converter, and then click "Add Files" button to import your JVC MOV videos to the software.

Tip: If you wanna combine JVC MOD video clips into one file, you can click the "Merge into one" box.

Step 2: Select output format

Click “Format” bar and choose “Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas > MPEG-2 (*.mpg)” as output format from the drop-down menu. Of course, you can also choose AVI, MP4, WMV from “Common Video” as the output format.

Tip: Click Settings to customize audio and video parameters Video Codec, bit rate, frame rate, Audio codec, sample rate, audio channels.

Step 3: Convert JVC MOD to Pinnacle Studio

Click the convert button under the preview window; it will start encoding JVC MOD for importing to Pinnacle Studio immediately.

Soon after the conversion is finished, just click "Open" button to get the converted JVC MOD files for editing in Pinnacle Studio 13/14/15/16 perfectly.

Editor’s Note: If you meet the JVC MOD to Final Cut Pro, iMovie, Avid Media Composer, Adobe Premiere Pro incompatibility issues under Mac OS X(including Yosemite, Mavericks, Mountain Lion), please turn to Brorsoft Video Converter for Mac, which works as the best Mac JVC MOD conversion tool.


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