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29 Sep

Use XF100 in Adobe Premiere - Editing Canon XF100 MXF files in Premiere Pro CC/CS6/CS5

Published by Juliet Zhu  - Categories:  #canon xf100 to premiere pro, #xf100 mxf to mpeg-2 for adobe ppro, #canon xf100 mxf to premiere pro cc 2015.3, #best workflow for canon xf100 and premiere pro

If you’ve met the same “Canon XF100 MXF to Premiere Pro CS6 importing issue”, you can follow the guide here to convert Canon XF100 MXF to MPEG-2 format for use in Adobe Premiere CS6, CC7, this is the best way to edit Canon XF MXF footage in Premiere Pro CC7/CS6/CS5.

"I can't import my Canon XF100 mxf file into Premiere CS6. While importing, always got the error message. I tried everything and had to intall Canopus.HQ.CODEC.v6.0.7 but nothing changes. I don't understand why I can edit my Canon XF MXF files in CS6 but the file from my colleague seems not to be importable. Have I lost some important metadata?"

Up to now, Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 seems to work fine if you import your MXF footages directly from cameras, but if you have already copied MXF recordings to your HDD or you download them from somewhere, the importing error may jump out. If you accidentally meet with the problem, the best solution is to convert MXF to MPEG-2, the format which is proved to be the most compatible one with all the Adobe products, including Adobe Premiere Pro CC7. The most important part is how to find out the best MXF Converter among so many options on Google and Bing.

For converting Canon XF100 MXF video into editing friendly format, the best recommendation is Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac .

It helps me convert Canon XF100 to MPEG-2 format with original quality. So that, I can import these MXF files to Premiere for further editing.
With the best video editor software, I can cut my favourite part and merge multiple videos into one file.
The fast converting speed and lossless video also makes me very satisfied.


Have not found yet.


I converted some movies and they look great.
Perfect software.

For Windows users, please get MXF Converter.

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Tutorial on converting Canon XF100 MXF to Adobe Premiere Pro in simple steps

Step 1. Launch the professional Canon XF MXF Converter Mac, and then click "Add video" button to browse and load your source files. If you need to import an entire file folder directly, simply click "Add from folder" tab.

Step 2. Go to "Format" menu and choose Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas —> MPEG-2(*.mpg) as target format.

Tip: If you want to set some parameters for the output profile, you could click the "Settings" button to set the output bitrate, encode, frame rate, resolution, sample rate, channels, etc.

Step 3. When the former steps finished, you can press "Convert" button to start rewrapping Canon XF100 MXF format to MPEG-2 for Premier on Mac OS X.

Once the conversion process is done, click "Open" button to get the generated MPG files. Then it would be easy for you to import Canon XF100 MXF footage into Premiere Pro CC as well as CS6/CS4/CS5/CC for smooth editing..

Additional Tips:

This versatile MXF Video Converter for Mac program not only can change Canon XF MXF to Premiere Pro editable format, but also supports converting Canon MXF to iTunes, QuickTime, Windows Media Player, Windows Movie Maker, Sony Vegas, Adobe Premiere Pro, etc video player or editing programs.

( Note: Click here for OS X 10.5)

If you have problems when importing or editing your Canon, Sony, Panasonic etc, camera video files, you can check out “Brorsoft Camcorder/Camera Importing Tips" or "FCE, FCP, iMovie Column"to get your solutions.

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