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sony SX45 fils to load video onto Mac.

by hankpac / March 10, 2013 1:10 PM PDT

Trying to load video from SX45 to my MacBook pro, all parameters are met, driver is updated, images load in PMB, but when I try to select and move to Iphoto it says "wll not save use iMovie" When I try iMovie, it says same thing.
I am pretty frustrated. I'd like to get a great one-take video I shot of a Re-enactment of the Battle of the Alamo, on the grounds of the Alamo.
Any help out there.

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Tell more.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 10, 2013 1:49 PM PDT

Did you try the usual?

That is, transcoding the content with any of the usual titles like Handbrake or VLC Player?

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SX 45 fails to load video to Mac
by hankpac / March 10, 2013 10:43 PM PDT
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I wouldn't know about that stuff. I tried following the directions to a T. Still gives a message that it won't save. says to use iMovie, but even then is won't save. Updated drivers, according to directions.
Still fails. Starting to PMO.
I can see all the videos on PMB, and even play them, but when I try to select and drag and drop or click on import it gives the error message.

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I'd ask around to learn about transcoding.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 11, 2013 2:27 AM PDT

It's something I've had to learn about when I want to use video from many devices.

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