You may find that DaVinci Resolve does not support your AVI files. To fix solve
the incompatibility issue quickly, you need to transcode AVI to DaVinci Resolve preferred DNxHD or ProRes files and then transfer the converted AVI files to DaVinci Resolve for
Want to use some AVI clips to make a film? Editing AVI in Davinci Resolve is a wise choice. The point here is, when importing some AVI files to Davinci Resolve, many people meet issues like Resolve fails to recognize the file type or even crashes. Well, don't let it be your hurdle. The article would show you how to import and edit AVI video in Davinci Resolve easily step by step.
In fact, AVI is a container format which can contain uncompressed video and audio codecs. Resolve has a good support for DNxHD or ProRes files, but not AVI files like contain H.264; you will encounter problems when adding AVI into Davinci Resovle. So, if your AVI files can't be accepted by Davinci Resolve, it may probably be the video & audio codec problem. To load AVI to Davinci Resolve without any hassle, a suggestion is to use Brorsoft Video Converter to transcode AVI to Davinci Resolve most compatible format like DNxHD.
With this AVI converter, you can transcode AVI as well as MOV, MKV, DivX, MTS, WMV, etc to DaVinci Resolve compatible DNxHD format with high output video quality. For Mac users, please get Video Converter for Mac. Download it now and follow the steps to convert AVI videos to DaVinci Resolve for editing.
Steps to convert AVI videos to DaVinci Resolve acceptable format
Step 1. Import AVI files
After downloading, install and run this AVI Converter for DaVinci Resolve, just copy the AVI files from your camera to your hard drive. Import the files to the software for converting.
Step 2. Choose output format
Hit Format bar to select output format. You can choose Avid Media Composer > Avid DNxHD(*.mov) as output format. It is an ideal editing format for Resolve. Of course, you can also click "Common Video" > "MOV - QuickTime (*.MOV)" as the target format.
Step 3. Start conversion
Simply click the Convert button to start converting AVI to DaVinci Resolve friendly video formats. Within several minutes, you can find the converted file on your computer by clicking the “Open” button. And then you can import the converted files to DaVinci Resolve 12 as well as Resolve 9/10/11 easily.
The versatile AVI to DaVinci Resolve converter is not only designed for converting AVI files for Resolve. It is also professional in making AVI, WMV, MOV, VOB, MKV, MPG, XAVC, etc files editable in Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Premiere Elements, Windows Movie Maker, Avid Media Composer, Sony Vegas Pro, After Effects, Magix Movie Editor Pro, Pinnacle Studio, CyberLink PowerDirector, etc to meet your different needs.
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