Premiere Video formats:
 

 

Format

Import/Export support

Format details

3GPP Movie (.3gp)

Import and Export

QuickTime player required on Windows

Advanced Video Codec (.mts)

 

Import only

AVCHD (.m2ts, .mts)

 

Import only

DV stream (.dv)

 

Import and Export

Flash Video (.flv, .f4v)

 

Import and Export

Microsoft AVI (.avi)

 

Import and Export

Export Windows only

Microsoft NetShow (.asf)

 

Import only

Windows only

MPEG-1 (.mpg)

 

Import and Export

Export Windows only

MPEG-2 (.m2v, .mpg)

 

Import and Export

MPEG-4 (.m4v)

 

Import and Export

Panasonic P2 (.mxf)

 

Import and Export

QuickTime Movie (.mov)

Import and Export

QuickTime player required on Windows

Shockwave Flash object (.swf)

 

Import only

Sony VDU File Format Importer

 (.dlx)

Import only

Windows only

Windows Media (.wma, .wmv)

 

Import and Export

Export Windows only

XDCam-EX movie (.mp4)

 

Import only

XDCam-HD movie (.mxf)

 

Import only

 


 

List of all Video Formats Presently Used:
 

.264

             Ripped Video Data File

  Uncommon

.3g2

3GPP2 Multimedia File

Very Common

.3gp

3GPP Multimedia File

Very Common

.3gp2

3GPP Multimedia File

Average

.3gpp

3GPP Media File

Average

.3gpp2

3GPP2 Multimedia File

Uncommon

.3mm

3D Movie Maker Movie Project

Uncommon

.3p2

3GPP Multimedia File

Average

.60d

CCTV Video Clip

Uncommon

.787

AVTECH CCTV Video File

Rare

.890

Cavena Subtitles File

Average

.aaf

Advanced Authoring Format File

Average

.aec

Cinema 4D After Effects Composition

Average

.aep

After Effects Project

Average

.aepx

After Effects XML Project

Common

.aet

After Effects Project Template

Uncommon

.aetx

After Effects XML Project Template

Average

.ajp

CCTV Video File

Average

.ale

Avid Log Exchange File

Common

.am

Anark Media File

Rare

.amc

AMC Video File

Average

.amv

Anime Music Video File

Average

.amx

Adobe Motion Exchange File

Average

.anim

Amiga Animation File

Rare

.aqt

AQTitle Subtitles File

Rare

.arcut

Prelude Rough Cut File

Average

.arf

WebEx Advanced Recording File

Average

.asf

Advanced Systems Format File

Very Common

.asx

Microsoft ASF Redirector File

Very Common

.avb

Avid Bin File

Average

.avd

Movie Edit Pro Video Information File

Uncommon

.avi

Audio Video Interleave File

Very Common

.avp

Avid Project File

Common

.avs

AviSynth Script File

Common

.avs

Application Visualization System File

Uncommon

.axm

AXMEDIS Object

Average

.bdm

AVHCD Information File

Common

.bdmv

Blu-ray Disc Movie Information File

Average

.bdt2

BEEDOCS Timeline 3D 2 Document

Uncommon

.bdt3

BEEDOCS Timeline 3D 3 Document

Average

.bik

Bink Video File

Common

.bin

Binary Video File

Common

.bix

Kodicom Video File

Rare

.bmk

PowerDVD MovieMark File

Average

.bnp

Sony Camcorder Video Data File

Uncommon

.box

Kodicom Video

Uncommon

.bs4

Mikogo Session Video Recording

Uncommon

.bsf

Blu-ray AVC Video File

Common

.byu

Brigham Young University Movie File

Uncommon

.camproj

Camtasia Studio Project

Common

.camrec

Camtasia Studio Screen Recording

Average

.camv

Camtasia Video File

Uncommon

.cel

FLIC Animation

Rare

.cine

Phantom Digital Video File

Average

.cip

Cavena Subtitles File

Average

.clpi

Blu-ray Clip Information File

Average

.cmmp

Camtasia MenuMaker Project

Average

.cmmtpl

Camtasia MenuMaker Template

Average

.cmproj

Camtasia Project File

Average

.cmrec

Camtasia Recording

Average

.cpi

AVCHD Video Clip Information File

Common

.cst

Director External Cast File

Average

.cvc

cVideo

Rare

.d2v

DVD2AVI File

Average

.d3v

Datel Video File

Average

.dat

VCD Video File

Common

.dav

DVR365 Video File

Uncommon

.dce

DriveCam Video File

Average

.dck

Resolume Deck File

Average

.dcr

Digital Court Recorder Video File

Average

.dcr

Liberty Video Recording File

Average

.ddat

DivX Temporary Video File

Uncommon

.dif

Digital Interface Format

Uncommon

.dir

Adobe Director Movie

Average

.divx

DivX-Encoded Movie File

Common

.dlx

Sony VDU Video File

Uncommon

.dmb

Digital Multimedia Broadcasting File

Average

.dmsd

Roxio MyDVD Project

Average

.dmsd3d

Roxio MyDVD 3D Project

Average

.dmsm

VideoWave Movie Project File

Common

.dmsm3d

VideoWave 3D Movie Project File

Uncommon

.dmss

VideoWave SlideShow Project File

Average

.dmx

Source Filmmaker Project File

Average

.dnc

Windows Dancer File

Uncommon

.dpa

DrawPlus Animation File

Average

.dpg

Nintendo DS Movie File

Average

.dream

Dream Animated Wallpaper File

Common

.dsy

Besta Video File

Rare

.dv

Digital Video File

Average

.dv-avi

Microsoft DV-AVI Video File

Average

.dv4

Bosch Security Systems CCTV Video File

Uncommon

.dvdmedia

RipIt DVD Package

Common

.dvr

Microsoft Recorded TV Show

Average

.dvr-ms

Microsoft Digital Video Recording

Common

.dvx

DivX Video File

Average

.dxr

Protected Macromedia Director Movie

Average

.dzm

DirectorZone Menu Template

Common

.dzp

DirectorZone Particle Effect File

Common

.dzt

DirectorZone Title File

Average

.edl

Edit Decision List File

Common

.evo

HD DVD Video File

Average

.eye

Eyemail Video Recording File

Average

.ezt

EZTitles Subtitles File

Average

.f4p

Adobe Flash Protected Media File

Average

.f4v

Flash MP4 Video File

Common

.fbr

Mercury Screen Recording

Uncommon

.fbr

FlashBack Screen Recording

Common

.fbz

FlashBack Screen Recorder Movie

Average

.fcp

Final Cut Project

Average

.fcproject

Final Cut Pro X Project File

Common

.flc

FLIC Animation

Average

.flh

FLIC Animation File

Average

.fli

FLIC Animation

Average

.flv

Flash Video File

Very Common

.flx

FLIC Animation

Uncommon

.gfp

GreenForce-Player Protected Media File

Average

.gl

GRASP Animation

Rare

.gom

GOM Media File

Rare

.grasp

GRASP Animation

Rare

.gts

CaptiveWorks PVR Video File

Average

.gvi

Google Video File

Rare

.gvp

Google Video Pointer

Uncommon

.h264

H.264 Encoded Video File

Uncommon

.hdmov

QuickTime HD Movie File

Common

.hkm

Havok Movie File

Average

.ifo

DVD-Video Disc Information File

Average

.imovieproj

iMovie Project File

Common

.imovieproject

iMovie Project

Average

.ircp

SpeedGrade IRIDAS Composite File

Average

.irf

CCTV DVR H.264 Video File

Uncommon

.ism

IIS Smooth Streaming Manifest File

Common

.ismc

Smooth Streaming Client Manifest File

Average

.ismv

IIS Smooth Streaming Video File

Common

.iva

Surveillance Video File

Uncommon

.ivf

Indeo Video Format File

Uncommon

.ivr

Internet Video Recording

Average

.ivs

Internet Streaming Video

Rare

.izz

Isadora Media Control Project

Average

.izzy

Isadora Project

Average

.jss

JACOsub Subtitle File

Average

.jts

Cyberlink AVCHD Video File

Average

.jtv

J. River TV File

Average

.k3g

3GP Mobile Phone Video File

Uncommon

.lrec

Inter-Tel Web Conference Recording

Uncommon

.lsf

Streaming Media Format

Rare

.lsx

Streaming Media Shortcut

Uncommon

.m15

MPEG Video

Rare

.m1pg

iFinish Video Clip

Average

.m1v

MPEG-1 Video File

Uncommon

.m21

AXMEDIS MPEG-21 File

Average

.m21

MPEG-21 File

Average

.m2a

MPEG-1 Layer 2 Audio File

Uncommon

.m2p

MPEG-2 Program Stream File

Common

.m2t

HDV Video File

Average

.m2ts

Blu-ray BDAV Video File

Average

.m2v

MPEG-2 Video

Average

.m4e

MPEG-4 Video File

Rare

.m4u

MPEG-4 Playlist

Uncommon

.m4v

iTunes Video File

Common

.m75

MPEG Video

Rare

.meta

RealPlayer Metafile

Uncommon

.mgv

PSP Video File

Average

.mj2

Motion JPEG 2000 Video Clip

Average

.mjp

MJPEG Video File

Average

.mjpg

Motion JPEG Video File

Uncommon

.mk3d

Matroska 3D Video File

Average

.mkv

Matroska Video File

Common

.mmv

MicroMV Video File

Rare

.mnv

PlayStation Movie File

Average

.mob

MOBTV Video File

Rare

.mod

Camcorder Recorded Video File

Common

.modd

Sony Video Analysis File

Uncommon

.moff

Sony Video Analysis Index File

Uncommon

.moi

MOI Video File

Common

.moov

Apple QuickTime Movie

Uncommon

.mov

Apple QuickTime Movie

Very Common

.movie

QuickTime Movie File

Uncommon

.mp21

MPEG-21 Multimedia File

Average

.mp21

AXMEDIS MPEG-21 Object

Average

.mp2v

MPEG-2 Video File

Uncommon

.mp4

MPEG-4 Video File

Very Common

.mp4v

MPEG-4 Video

Uncommon

.mpe

MPEG Movie File

Uncommon

.mpeg

MPEG Movie

Common

.mpeg4

MPEG-4 File

Rare

.mpf

MainActor Project File

Rare

.mpg

MPEG Video File

Very Common

.mpg2

MPEG-2 Video File

Rare

.mpgindex

Adobe MPEG Index File

Average

.mpl

AVCHD Playlist File

Average

.mpl

MPL2 Subtitles File

Uncommon

.mpls

Blu-ray Movie Playlist File

Average

.mpsub

MPlayer Subtitles File

Uncommon

.mpv

MPEG Elementary Stream Video File

Average

.mpv2

MPEG-2 Video Stream

Rare

.mqv

Sony Movie Format File

Average

.msdvd

Windows DVD Maker Project File

Average

.mse

MediaShow Slideshow Project File

Average

.msh

Visual Communicator Project File

Rare

.mswmm

Windows Movie Maker Project

Average

.mts

AVCHD Video File

Common

.mtv

MTV Video Format File

Average

.mvb

Multimedia Viewer Book Source File

Rare

.mvc

Movie Collector Catalog

Uncommon

.mvd

Movie Edit Pro Movie File

Average

.mve

Infinity Engine Movie File

Average

.mvex

Muvee autoProducer 6 Project File

Uncommon

.mvp

Movie Edit Pro Video Project File

Average

.mvp

MoviePlus Project File

Average

.mvy

Video easy Project File

Average

.mxf

Material Exchange Format File

Common

.mys

Vineyard Captured Video File

Uncommon

.ncor

Adobe Encore Project File

Average

.nsv

Nullsoft Streaming Video File

Average

.nuv

NuppelVideo File

Average

.nvc

NeroVision Express Project File

Average

.ogm

Ogg Media File

Average

.ogv

Ogg Video File

Common

.ogx

Ogg Vorbis Multiplexed Media File

Average

.osp

OpenShot Project File

Uncommon

.otrkey

OnlineTvRecorder Encoded Video File

Common

.pac

PAC Subtitles File

Average

.par

Dedicated Micros DVR Recording

Uncommon

.pds

PowerDirector Script File

Common

.pgi

Video Recording File

Average

.photoshow

Roxio PhotoShow Project

Average

.piv

Pivot Stickfigure Animation

Average

.pjs

Phoenix Subtitles File

Rare

.playlist

CyberLink PowerDVD Playlist

Uncommon

.plproj

Adobe Prelude Project File

Average

.pmf

PSP Movie File

Average

.pmv

Return to Zork Video File

Rare

.pns

Pelco CCTV Video File

Uncommon

.ppj

Premiere 6 Project File

Average

.prel

Premiere Elements Project File

Average

.pro

ProPresenter Export File

Average

.prproj

Premiere Pro Project

Common

.prtl

Premiere Pro Title File

Average

.psb

PowerDivX Subtitles File

Rare

.psh

Photodex Slide Show

Common

.pssd

PhotoSuite Slide Show File

Uncommon

.pva

PVA Video File

Uncommon

.pvr

Wintal PVR Video File

Uncommon

.pxv

Pixbend Media File

Average

.qt

Apple QuickTime Movie

Uncommon

.qtch

QuickTime Cache File

Uncommon

.qtl

QuickTime Link File

Average

.qtm

Apple QuickTime Movie File

Uncommon

.qtz

Quartz Composer File

Average

.r3d

REDCODE Video File

Common

.rcd

pcAnywhere Recorded Session File

Average

.rcproject

iMovie '08 Project

Common

.rdb

Wavelet Video Images File

Average

.rec

Topfield PVR Recording

Average

.rm

Real Media File

Very Common

.rmd

RED Metadata File

Average

.rmd

RealPlayer Media File

Rare

.rmp

RealPlayer Metadata Package File

Average

.rms

Secure Real Media File

Average

.rmv

The Simpsons Hit & Run Video File

Rare

.rmvb

RealMedia Variable Bit Rate File

Common

.roq

Id Software Game Video

Average

.rp

RealPix Clip

Uncommon

.rsx

RED Metadata XML File

Average

.rts

QuickTime Real-Time Streaming Format

Rare

.rts

RealPlayer Streaming Media

Uncommon

.rum

Bink Video Subtitle File

Average

.rv

Real Video File

Average

.rvl

Muvee Reveal X Project File

Average

.sbk

SWiSH Project Backup File

Average

.sbt

SBT Subtitle File

Uncommon

.scc

ScreenFlow Screen Recording

Average

.scm

Super Chain Media File

Rare

.scm

ScreenCam Screen Recording

Common

.scn

Pinnacle Studio Scene File

Uncommon

.screenflow

ScreenFlow Document

Average

.sec

GuinXell Video File

Rare

.sedprj

Slideshow Studio Elements Project

Average

.seq

NorPix StreamPix Sequence

Average

.sfd

Sofdec Dreamcast Movie

Uncommon

.sfvidcap

Sonic Foundry Video Capture File

Average

.siv

Silicon Imaging Video File

Average

.smi

SAMI Subtitles File

Average

.smi

SMIL Presentation

Average

.smil

SMIL Presentation File

Common

.smk

Smacker Compressed Movie File

Average

.sml

SMIL Slideshow Presentation

Uncommon

.smv

VideoLink Mail Video File

Uncommon

.spl

FutureSplash Animation

Uncommon

.sqz

Squeeze Project File

Common

.srt

SubRip Subtitle File

Very Common

.ssf

Structured Subtitle Format File

Rare

.ssm

Standard Streaming Metafile

Rare

.stl

Spruce Technologies Subtitle File

Average

.str

PlayStation Video Stream

Uncommon

.stx

Pinnacle Studio Project File

Common

.svi

Samsung Video File

Average

.swf

Shockwave Flash Movie

Very Common

.swi

SWiSH Project File

Common

.swt

Flash Generator Template

Average

.tda3mt

DivX Author Template File

Average

.tdx

D-TEG CCTV Video Information File

Rare

.thp

Wii/GameCube Video File

Average

.tivo

TiVo Video File

Average

.tix

DivX Video Download Activation File

Common

.tod

JVC Everio Video Capture File

Average

.tp

Beyond TV Transport Stream File

Average

.tp0

Mascom PVR Video File

Average

.tpd

Cyberlink TOD Video File

Average

.tpr

TMPGEnc Project File

Average

.trp

HD Video Transport Stream

Common

.ts

Video Transport Stream File

Common

.tsp

Digital TV DVR Recording

Average

.ttxt

MPEG-4 Timed Text Subtitles File

Average

.tvs

TeamViewer Video Session File

Average

.usf

Universal Subtitles Format File

Average

.usm

USM Game Video File

Average

.vc1

VC-1 Video File

Average

.vcpf

VideoConvert Project File

Average

.vcr

ATI Video Card Recording

Uncommon

.vcv

ViewCave Video File

Average

.vdo

VDOLive Media File

Average

.vdr

VirtualDub Signpost File

Average

.vdx

The 7th Guest Video File

Rare

.veg

Vegas Video Project

Common

.vem

Meta Media Video E-Mail File

Uncommon

.vep

AVS Video Editor Project File

Average

.vf

Vegas Movie Studio Project File

Common

.vft

VideoStudio Filter File

Uncommon

.vfw

Video for Windows

Uncommon

.vfz

Creative Webcam Video Effects File

Average

.vgz

DigitalVDO Compressed Video File

Average

.vid

Generic Video File

Uncommon

.video

aTube Catcher Video File

Uncommon

.viewlet

Qarbon Viewlet

Average

.viv

VivoActive Video File

Rare

.vivo

VivoActive Video File

Rare

.vlab

VisionLab Studio Project File

Average

.vob

DVD Video Object File

Very Common

.vp3

On2 Streaming Video File

Rare

.vp6

TrueMotion VP6 Video File

Average

.vp7

TrueMotion VP7 Video File

Average

.vpj

VideoPad Video Editor Project File

Average

.vro

DVD Video Recording Format

Common

.vs4

AVTECH CCTV Video Surveillance File

Uncommon

.vse

AVTECH CCTV Video

Uncommon

.vsp

VideoStudio Project File

Average

.w32

WinCAPs Subtitle File

Uncommon

.wcp

WinDVD Creator Project File

Average

.webm

WebM Video File

Common

.wlmp

Windows Live Movie Maker Project File

Common

.wm

Windows Media File

Uncommon

.wmd

Windows Media Download Package

Average

.wmmp

Windows Movie Maker Project File

Average

.wmv

Windows Media Video File

Very Common

.wmx

Windows Media Redirector File

Average

.wot

WebEx Recording File

Uncommon

.wp3

Microsoft Photo Story Project File

Average

.wpl

Windows Media Player Playlist

Average

.wtv

Windows Recorded TV Show File

Common

.wvx

Windows Media Video Redirector

Average

.xej

Expression Encoder Job File

Average

.xel

Expression Encoder Live Encoding File

Average

.xesc

Expression Encoder Screen Capture File

Average

.xfl

Flash Movie Archive

Average

.xlmv

Xunlei Movie File

Average

.xvid

Xvid-Encoded Video File

Common

.yuv

YUV Video File

Common

.zeg

ZeroG Subtitles File

Rare

.zm1

ZSNES Movie #1 File

Average

.zm2

ZSNES Movie #2 File

Average

.zm3

ZSNES Movie #3 File

Average

       .zmv

                ZSNES Movie File

Average