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Best Way to Convert GoPro Hero 4 Videos for Using in PowerDirector

January 12, 2018

GoPro Hero 4 delivers best-in-class video at resolutions up to 4K at 30fps. It can also capture 1080p at 120fps, which can make for some very smooth video when shooting fast-moving scenes, as well as cool slow-motion clips. However, when you try to import GoPro Hero4 videos to PowerDirector for editing, you'll be disappointed to get the message that type of file is not supported. The lucky thing is that you have come to the right place, we'll share some useful tips to solve your problems in this simple guide.

From Cyberlike official website page, we have known its supported video formats, whereas the MP4 is in the list. However, like .avi and some other file formats, .mp4 is a "container" within which different video and audio streams in to one file. If the video/audio codecs are not compatible with PowerDirector, probably you'll encounter GoPro Hero 4 mp4 files can't be loaded correctly. To solve those problems, the quick workaround is to convert GoPro Hero 4 MP4 videos to PowerDirector natively supported formats via some third party video converter like Brorsoft Video Converter Ultimate.

With it, you can effortlessly transcode GoPro Hero 4 (4K, 1080p or HD) MP4 videos to PowerDirector compatible video formats like: MPEG-2, WMV quickly while keeping the GoPro original quality. Besides Cyberlink PD, this software also export DNxHD for Avid MC, MPEG-2 for Premiere Pro, AVI for Pinnacle and more NLE systems for natively editing. 

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Guide: Convert GoPro Hero 4 Videos to Cyberlink PowerDirector Supported Format

Step 1. Install and launch the best GoPro to PowerDirector video converter and simply click Load File to load your videos to the program.

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Step 2. Click "Format" menu firstly and then follow "Adobe Premiere/Sony Vegas" > " MPEG-2 (*.mpg)" as the output format. MPEG-4, WMV are also the proper choices.

 

Step 3. Hit the "Convert" button to start encoding GoPro Hero 4 videos to MPEG-2 for Cyberlink PowerDirector 15/14/13. After the conversion, click "Open" to locate the result videos and then you can import the converted GoPro Hero 4 videos to Cyberlink PowerDirector for additional editing without hassle.

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